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Port Richey

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.
Port Richey is a city in Pasco County, Florida, United States. The population was 3,021 at the 2000 census. As of 2004, the population recorded by the U.S. Census Bureau is 3,294.  Its county seat is Dade City, Florida. It is on the list of the 100 fastest growing counties in the country.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 7.1 square kilometers. In the city the population was spread out with 14.8 percent under the age of 18, 6.3 percent from 18 to 24, 25.0 percent from 25 to 44, 26.7 percent from 45 to 64, and 27.1 percent who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 48 years. For every 100 females there were 99.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 98.1 males.

Port Richey can also be considered as the preeminent, historical and potential tourism place that enjoys a very positive reputation with worldwide travelers to become one of the most visited places.

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