Horizon West, Florida

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Horizon West, Florida
Census-designated place
Coordinates: 28°26′2″N 81°37′21″W / 28.43389°N 81.62250°W / 28.43389; -81.62250Coordinates: 28°26′2″N 81°37′21″W / 28.43389°N 81.62250°W / 28.43389; -81.62250
Country  United States
State  Florida
County  Orange
Area
 • Total 38.1 sq mi (98.6 km2)
 • Land 32.9 sq mi (85.3 km2)
 • Water 5.1 sq mi (13.3 km2)
Elevation 125 ft (38 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 14,000
 • Density 370/sq mi (140/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 407
FIPS code 12-32610[1]

Horizon West is a census-designated place and unincorporated area in Orange County, Florida, United States. The population was 14,000 at the 2010 census.[2] It is part of the Orlando–Kissimmee–Sanford, Florida Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Geography[edit]

Horizon West is located in southwestern Orange County, Florida, directly north of the Walt Disney World resort. It was a newly-defined area as of the 2010 census. State Road 429, the Daniel Webster Western Beltway, runs through the CDP, connecting Ocoee to the north with Four Corners and Interstate 4 to the south.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 38.1 square miles (98.6 km2), of which 32.9 square miles (85.3 km2) is land and 5.1 square miles (13.3 km2), or 13.50%, is water.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Horizon West CDP, Florida". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved September 24, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Clarcona CDP, Florida". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved September 21, 2012.