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The State of Florida is a state in the southeastern United States. Florida is situated mostly on a large peninsula between the Gulf of Mexico, the Atlantic Ocean and the Straits of Florida. It extends to the northwest into a panhandle extending along the northern Gulf of Mexico. Florida's nickname is the Sunshine State but severe weather is a common occurrence in the state. It is bordered on the north by the states of Georgia and Alabama and on the west at the end of the panhandle by Alabama.
Brooksville is a city in Hernando County, Florida, United States. The population of the city was 7,637 according to the United States census in 2005. It is the county seat of Hernando County and its population density was 567.7 per square kilometers. David Pugh is the Mayor and Frankie Burnett is the Vice Mayor while Richard E. Anderson is the city manager of the city. The population of this city was spread out with 22.1 percent under the age of 18, 7.8 percent from 18 to 24, 21.7 percent from 25 to 44, 18.7 percent from 45 to 64 and 29.7 percent who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 44 years. For every 100 females there were 80.2 males and for every 100 females age 18 and over there were 76.4 males.

The city has undergone some major improvements in various fields such as Tom Varn park, Bud McKethan park, Russell Street Park and the Quarry golf course offers many fine recreational facilities as a results it enjoys a very positive reputation with worldwide travelers. As regards the city is often regarded as among the most beautiful parts of Florida.

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