Cities & States

Population: 846,951
Population: 424,632
Population: 355,603
Population: 256,738
St. Petersburg
Population: 250,713
Population: 234,714
Population: 187,024
Fort Lauderdale
Population: 173,570
Port St. Lucie
Population: 172,054
Cape Coral
Population: 165,843

Miami-Dade County
Population: 2,549,075
Broward County
Population: 1,784,889
Palm Beach County
Population: 1,339,221
Hillsborough County
Population: 1,257,913
Orange County
Population: 1,175,416
Pinellas County
Population: 920,015
Duval County
Population: 872,598
Lee County
Population: 633,968
Polk County
Population: 610,295
Brevard County
Population: 545,667


Florida Employment Profile

Located in the southeastern tip of the United States, the Sunshine State is highly dependent on tourism to keep its economy afloat. It also relies on agriculture, aerospace industry, banking and biotech.

Based on 2013 statistics, the retail trade sector employs the greatest percentage of workers in the state, followed by health care and social assistance; government and government enterprise; accommodation and food services; and administrative and waste services, respectively. (Source: Merritt Research Services, LLC)


Total Population (2000, 2010, 2015*)

Based on 2000, 2010 and 2015* U.S. Census data
18.65% increase since 2000 census.
(* 2009-2015’ ACS 5-Year Estimates)

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