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Thursday, May 31, 2012

Map of Florida Counties, Cities, Florida State Map

Check out the map of Florida counties, state map of Florida with cities along with background information on the state.

Florida is a state in the southeastern part of United States. It is located on the peninsula, between the Gulf of Mexico, Atlantic Ocean and Straits of Florida and is flanked by Gulf of Mexico in west, Alabama and Georgia in north and Atlantic Ocean in east. Its capital is Tallahassee and it has population of 18,801,310 as per 2010 census. It is the 4th most populated state in the country. Its area is 65,755 square miles and ranks 22nd in size in the country. South Florida is the largest metropolitan area in the southeastern U.S. and Jacksonville is the largest city in Florida.

Florida has the longest coastline of about 2,170km and its land is characterized by sedimentary soils. The weather changes from subtropical in the north to tropical in the south. It is known for the American alligator, Florida panther and manatee which can be seen in Everglades. Everglades is one of the most famous national parks in the world.

Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de Leon first visited the land in 1513 and named it La Florida which means Flowery Land. It has majority of Hispanic population and is known for oranges, amusement parks and Kennedy Space Centre. Finance is derived mainly through tourism, agriculture and transportation and is known for tennis golf, water sports and auto racing.

The landscape has rivers, lakes and flora. It has diversity in people like Native American, European American, African American and Hispanic. Their heritages can be seen in the architecture and food. It has 67 counties. These counties are named after local or national political leaders or explorers. The largest county is Palm Beach County of about 5,268km and the smallest is Union County of 622km. The total area of Florida is 65,795 sq miles of which land area is 53,927sq miles and water is 11,868 sq miles.

State map of Florida 


Counties in Florida

Here are the list of counties in Florida, there are 67 of them in all.

Alachua
Baker
Bay
Bradford
Brevard
Broward
Calhoun
Charlotte
Citrus
Clay
Collier
Columbia
DeSoto
Dixie
Duval
Escambia
Flagler
Franklin
Gadsden
Gilchrist
Glades
Gulf
Hamilton Hardee
Hendry
Hernando
Highlands
Hillsborough
Holmes
Indian River
Jackson
Jefferson
Lafayette
Lake
Lee
Leon
Levy
Liberty
Madison
Manatee
Marion
Martin
Miami-Dade
Monroe
Nassau
Okaloosa
Okeechobee
Orange
Osceola
Palm Beach
Pasco
Pinellas
Polk
Putnam
Santa Rosa
Sarasota
Seminole
St. Johns
St. Lucie
Sumter
Suwannee
Taylor
Union
Volusia
Wakulla
Walton
Washington

Map of Florida counties



List of cities in Florida


There are 283 cities, 108 towns and 19 villages in Florida, making a total of 410 incorporated municipalities. Here is the list of cities in Florida.

Alachua
Altamonte Springs
Anna Maria
Apalachicola
Apopka
Atlantic Beach
Auburndale
Aventura
Avon Park
Bal Harbour
Bartow
Bay Harbor Islands
Boca Raton
Bonita Springs
Boynton Beach
Bradenton
Brooksville
Cape Canaveral
Cape Coral
Casselberry
Celebration
Chipley
Cinco Bayou
Clearwater
Clewiston
Cocoa
Cocoa Beach
Coconut Creek
Coral Gables
Coral Springs
Crystal River
Dania Beach
Davie
Daytona Beach
Deerfield Beach
DeFuniak Springs
DeLand
Delray Beach
Deltona
Destin
Dunedin
Eagle Lake
Edgewater
Edgewood
Eustis
Fort Lauderdale
Fort Meade
Fort Myers
Fort Myers Beach
Fort Pierce
Fort Walton Beach
Fruitland Park
Gainesville
Greenacres
Green Cove Springs
Gulf Breeze
Gulfport
Haines City
Hallandale Beach
Hawthorne
Hialeah
Hialeah Gardens
Highland Beach
Hollywood
Holly Hill
Holmes Beach
Homestead
Hypoluxo
Indialantic
Jacksonville
Juno Beach
Jupiter
Key Biscayne
Key West
Kissimmee
LaBelle
Lady Lake
Lake Alfred
Lakeland
Lake Mary
Lake Park
Lake Wales
Lake Worth
Lantana
Largo
Lauderdale By The Sea
Lauderhill
Leesburg
Lighthouse Point
Longboat Key
Longwood
Maitland
Marco Island
Margate
Melbourne
Melbourne Beach
Miami
Miami Beach
Milton
Minneola
Miramar
Mount Dora
Naples
Neptune Beach
New Port Richey
New Smyrna Beach
Niceville
North Miami
North Miami Beach
North Port
Oakland Park
Ocala
Ocean Ridge
Ocoee
Okeechobee
Oldsmar
Orange Park
Orlando
Ormond Beach
Oviedo
Palatka
Palm Bay
Palm Beach
Palm Beach Gardens
Palm Coast
Palmetto
Panama City
Panama City Beach
Pembroke Pines
Pensacola
Pinecrest
Pinellas Park
Plant City
Plantation
Pompano Beach
Ponce Inlet
Port Orange
Port St. Lucie
Punta Gorda
Rockledge
Royal Palm Beach
St. Augustine
St. Augustine Beach
St. Cloud
St. Pete Beach
St. Petersburg
Safety Harbor
Sanford
Sanibel
Sarasota
Satellite Beach
Seaside
Sebastian
Sewall's Point
Shalimar
Stuart
Surfside
Tallahassee
Tamarac
Tampa
Tarpon Springs
Tavares
Temple Terrace
Titusville
Treasure Island
Valparaiso
Venice
Vero Beach
Wellington
West Melbourne
West Palm Beach
Weston
Wilton Manors
Winter Garden
Winter Haven
Winter Park
Winter Springs

Major cities in Florida

There are many reasons as to why people move to Florida, major reasons being low taxes, better living and better job opportunities. Here are the major cities in Florida.


Jacksonville
Miami
Tampa
St Petersburg
Hialeah
Orlando
Fort Lauderdale
Tallahassee
Pembroke Pines
Hollywood

Map of Florida Cities




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