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Inverness is a city in Citrus County, Florida, United States. The population was 6,789 at the 2000 census. As of 2004, the population recorded by the U.S. census bureau is 207, 287. It is the county seat of Citrus County. The city of Inverness, incorporated in 1919, encompasses 7 square miles of hilly terrain and is bordered on the East by the Tsala Apopka Chain of Lakes. The most prominent, the 1912 Historic Court House now stands center stage as a focal point in the re-invigorated downtown.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 21.0 square kilometers. In the city the population was spread out with 16.6 percent under the age of 18, 4.9 percent from 18 to 24, 19.3 percent from 25 to 44, 21.2 percent from 45 to 64, and 38.0 percent who were 65 years of age or older. For every 100 females there were 76.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 72.0 males.
A city known for its historic myths and traditions, scenic beauty, cooperative people and luxurious hotels and cottages, Invernessis one of the favorite holiday destinations for most of the vacation lovers.

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