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Florida Overview

(Encyclopedia) Florida flôr´ĭdə, flŏr´– [key], state in the extreme SE United States. A long, low peninsula between the Atlantic Ocean (E) and the Gulf of Mexico (W), Florida is…

De Soto, Hernando

(Encyclopedia) De Soto, Hernando dĭsō´tō, Span. ĕrnän´dō dā sō´tō [key], c.1500–1542, Spanish explorer. After serving under Pedro Arias de Ávila in Central America and under…

Hernando County, FL Census Data

FloridaAtlas Florida Hernando County, Florida People QuickFactsHernando CountyFloridaPopulation, 2005 estimate 158,40917,789,864Population, percent change, April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005 21.1%11…

Florida

(Encyclopedia) Florida: see Confederate cruisers .

Hernando De Soto

Hernando de Soto was a Spanish conquistador who landed in present-day Florida in 1539, then tore around the southeastern and midwestern parts of North America until he died in 1542. Little is known…

Florida

Capital: Tallahassee State abbreviation/Postal code: Fla./FL Governor: Rick Scott, R (to Jan. 2019) Lieut. Governor: Carlos López-Cantera, R (to Jan. 2019) Senators: Marco Rubio, R (to Jan. 2022…

Hernando County, FL Housing Statistics

Hernando county florida dp 4 profile of selected housing characteristics SubjectNumberPercent Total housing units62,727100.0UNITS IN STRUCTURE1-unit, detached44,37070.71-unit,…

Hernando County, FL Social Statistics

Hernando county florida dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics SubjectNumberPercent SCHOOL ENROLLMENTPopulation 3 years and over enrolled in school23,878100.0Nursery school,…

Hernando County, FL Economic Statistics

Hernando county florida dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics SubjectNumberPercent EMPLOYMENT STATUSPopulation 16 years and over109,225100.0In labor force46,58142.…

Florida Keys

(Encyclopedia) Florida Keys, chain of coral and limestone islands and reefs, c.150 mi (240 km) long, extending from Virginia Key, S of Miami Beach, to Key West, and forming the southern…