Florida State Road 263

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State Road 263 marker

State Road 263
Capital Circle
Route information
Maintained by FDOT
Length: 15.044 mi[1] (24.211 km)
Major junctions
South end: US 319 / SR 363 in Tallahassee
North end: US 27 in Lake Jackson
Highway system
SR 261 SR 265

State Road 263 (SR 263) is a north–south route that forms the western portion of Capital Circle, Tallahassee's "beltway".

The route runs from State Road 363 (Woodville Highway), taking over from the hidden State Road 261 to its east. it then runs west, separating from US 319 at State Road 61/Crawfordville Highway, where SR 263 is signed from here to the northern terminus. It runs west, where after an intersection with County Road 2203, it passes by the northern end of Tallahassee Regional Airport, where the road then turns north, leaving airport grounds at the intersection of SR 371. It continues north, towards US 90 and I-10 before ending at US 27 northwest of Tallahassee.

Major intersections[edit]

The entire route is in Leon County.

Location Mile[1] km Destinations Notes
Tallahassee 0.000 0.000 SR 363 (Woodville Highway) / US 319 north (Capital Circle / SR 261) south end of US 319 overlap
1.330 2.140 US 319 south (Crawfordville Highway / SR 61 south) / SR 61 north – Tallahassee, Crawfordville north end of US 319 overlap
3.524 5.671 CR 2203 (Springhill Road) – Florida State University, Florida A&M University, Downtown Tallahassee
  4.557 7.334 CR 2205 north (Lake Bradford Road)
Tallahassee 6.895 11.096 SR 371 north (Orange Avenue) – FAMU/FSU College of Engineering, National Magnet Lab, Tallahassee Museum of History and Natural Science
8.037 12.934 SR 20 (Blountstown Highway) – Hosford, Tallahassee
9.797 15.767 US 90 (Tennessee Street / SR 10) – Tallahassee, Quincy, Mission San Luis
10.102 16.258 CR 158 east (Tharpe Street)
11.26 18.12 I‑10 (SR 8) – Pensacola, Lake City I-10 exit 196
  12.173 19.591 CR 0356 east (Fred George Road)
Lake Jackson 14.543 23.405 CR 0361 south (Old Bainbridge Road) south end of CR 0361 overlap
15.044 24.211 US 27 (SR 63) / CR 0361 north (Old Bainbridge Road) – Havana, Tallahassee north end of CR 0361 overlap
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

Related route[edit]

State Road 263A
Location: Tallahassee

Former State Road 263A, now County Road 0356, also known as Fred George Road, is an east–west route in northwestern Tallahassee, Florida, USA, connecting US 27 (Monroe Street) with State Road 263 (Capital Circle).

The Fred George Basin Greenway is located adjacent to the road, between Capital Circle and the CSX railroad.


References[edit]

  1. ^ a b FDOT straight line diagrams, accessed March 2014