Florida municipality (red) within
Camagüey Province (yellow) and Cuba
|• Total||1,800 km2 (700 sq mi)|
|Elevation||65 m (213 ft)|
|• Density||1,761/km2 (4,560/sq mi)|
|Time zone||EST (UTC-5)|
Florida (Spanish pronunciation: [floˈɾiða]) is a municipality and city in the Camagüey Province of Cuba. It is located 40 km (25 mi) north-west of Camagüey, along the Carretera Central highway. The city was established in 1907, and the municipality was established in 1924.
The town has a library, several schools, primary and secondary. There is a general hospital and a pediatric hospital.
In 2004, the municipality of Florida had a population of 73,612, 53,847 of them in the town proper. With a total area of 1,800 km2 (690 sq mi), it has a population density of 1,761 /km2 (4,560 /sq mi).
- Guije.com. "Florida". Retrieved 2007-10-05. (Spanish)
- Statoids. "Municipios of Cuba". Retrieved 2007-10-05.
- Atenas.cu (2004). "2004 Population trends, by Province and Municipality". Archived from the original on 2007-09-27. Retrieved 2007-10-05. (Spanish)
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