Old Town, Florida

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Old Town is an unincorporated community in Dixie County, Florida, United States, located at US 19-ALT 27-98 and State Road 349.

Geography[edit]

Old Town is located at 29°36′04″N 82°58′55″W / 29.6011°N 82.9819°W / 29.6011; -82.9819Coordinates: 29°36′04″N 82°58′55″W / 29.6011°N 82.9819°W / 29.6011; -82.9819 (29.6011, -82.9819),[1] about 40 miles southwest of Gainesville and 12 miles northwest of Chiefland.

Historic places[edit]

Historic places in Old Town include:

Medical care[edit]

For health care, Old Town has a small urgent-care center; but in emergencies, patients are airlifted to Gainesville hospitals. Physical therapy and other rehabilitative services are available in Chiefland.

Education[edit]

Residents are served by Dixie District Schools. Old Town Elementary School is located in Old Town.[2] Old Town is also served by secondary schools in Cross City: Ruth Rains Middle School,[3] and Dixie County High School.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  2. ^ Home. Old Town Elementary School. Retrieved on February 2, 2017.
  3. ^ Home. Ruth Rains Middle School. Retrieved on February 2, 2017.
  4. ^ Home. Dixie County High School. Retrieved on February 2, 2017.