Overtown Historic District

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Overtown Historic District
Sarasota FL Overtown HD01.jpg
Overtown Historic District is located in Florida
Overtown Historic District
Location Sarasota, Florida
Coordinates 27°22′13″N 82°32′35″W / 27.37028°N 82.54306°W / 27.37028; -82.54306Coordinates: 27°22′13″N 82°32′35″W / 27.37028°N 82.54306°W / 27.37028; -82.54306
Area 160 acres (0.65 km2)
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 02000781[1]
Added to NRHP July 19, 2002

The Overtown Historic District (also known as Blackbottom) is a U.S. historic district (designated as such on July 19, 2002) located in Sarasota, Florida. The district runs roughly along Central and Cohen Avenues, between 9th and 4th Streets. It contains 25 historic buildings.


  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 

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