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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
Offeecial seal o Orlando, Florida
Seal
Nickname(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 US
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)
 • Land265 km2 (102.4 sq mi)
 • Water21 km2 (8.3 sq mi)
Elevation25 m (82 ft)
Population
 • Ceety249,562 (US: 77t)
 • Density898.6/km2 (2,327.3/sq mi)
 • Urban
1,510,516 (32nt)
 • Metro
2,223,674 (26t)
 • CSA
2,818,120 (17t)
Demonym(s)Orlandoan
Time zoneUTC-5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code(s)
32801–32899
Aurie code(s)321, 407
FIPS code12-53000
GNIS feature ID0288240[3]
WabsteidOffeecial 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 (April 13, 2011). "Pub crawl: Gator Get Down in O-Town this Saturday". Orlando Sentinel. Retrieved August 21, 2011. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. February 12, 2011. Retrieved April 23, 2011. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. October 25, 2007. Retrieved January 31, 2008. 
  4. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved January 31, 2008.