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Blountstown is a city in Calhoun County, Florida in United States. The population was 2,444 at the 2000 census and according to the census in 2005 it had a population of 2,433. It is the county seat of Calhoun County. The population density was 295.8 per square kilometers and the city has a total area of 8.3 square kilometers. It was named for John Blount, the distinguished Seminole Indian chief who occupied the reservation to the east of the town. The population was spread out with 23.2 percent under the age of 18, 8.1 percent from 18 to 24, 22.1 percent from 25 to 44, 21.3 percent from 45 to 64 and 25.3 percent who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 42 years.

The city provides endless recreational opportunities for visitors and locals and features various arts and museum district, restaurants and an entertaining life. It also offers smooth sea breezes and endless blue skies supported by plentiful shopping and beautiful beaches. Today, one can also learn about its history, from its earliest times and gain enthusiasm in its natural beauty and populace. The city has undergone some improvement in various fields and enjoys a very positive reputation with worldwide travelers. This place is regarded as a premier vacation destination and rated as top vacation spots in Florida.

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