Orlando, Florida

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Orlando, Florida
Ceety o Orlando
Dountoun Orlando, Orange Coonty Courthouse, Walt Disney Warld, SeaWorld Orlando, Universal Orlando, Gatorland, Amway Center, Church Street Station, Lake Eola fountain, The Mall at Millenia, Orlando Internaitional Airport (MCO)
Banner o Orlando, Florida
Banner
Official seal of Orlando, Florida
Seal
Eik-name(s): 
"The Ceety Beautiful", "O-Toun"[1]
Location in Orange Coonty an the state o Florida
Location in Orange Coonty an the state o Florida
Orlando is locatit in the Unitit States
Orlando
Orlando
Location in the Unitit States
Coordinates: 28°24′57″N 81°17′56″W / 28.41583°N 81.29889°W / 28.41583; -81.29889[2]
Kintra Unitit States o Americae
State Florida
Coonty Orange
SettledJulie 31, 1875
Incorporatit1885
Govrenment
 • TeepMayor–Commission
 • MayorBuddy Dyer (D)
Area
 • Ceety287 km2 (110.7 sq mi)
 • Laund265 km2 (102.4 sq mi)
 • Water21 km2 (8.3 sq mi)
Elevation25 m (82 ft)
Population
 • Ceety249,562 (US: 77t)
 • Density898.6/km2 (2327.3/sq mi)
 • Urban
1,510,516 (32nt)
 • Metro
2,223,674 (26t)
 • CSA
2818120 (17t)
Demonym(s)Orlandoan
Time zoneUTC-5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code(s)
32801–32899
Area code(s)321, 407
FIPS code12-53000
GNIS feature ID0288240[3]
WebsiteOffeecial wabsteid

Orlando /ɔːrˈlænd/ is a ceety in the U.S. state o Florida an a popular tourist destination. Locatit in Central Florida, it is the coonty seat o Orange Coonty an the centre o the Greater Orlando metropolitan aurie. Orlando haed a population o 238,300 accordin tae the 2010 census, makin it the 77t lairgest ceety in the Unitit States. The Greater Orlando metropolitan aurie haes a population o 2,134,411, makin it the 26t lairgest metro aurie in the Unitit States, the saxt lairgest metro aurie in the Sootheastren Unitit States, an the third lairgest metro aurie in the state o Florida. Orlando is the fift lairgest ceety in Florida, an the state's lairgest inland ceety.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Fitzpatrick, Kelly (13 Apryle 2011). "Pub crawl: Gator Get Down in O-Town this Saturday". Orlando Sentinel. Retrieved 21 August 2011.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 12 Februar 2011. Retrieved 23 Apryle 2011.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 25 October 2007. Retrieved 31 Januar 2008.
  4. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 31 Januar 2008.