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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.
South Miami is a city in Miami Dade county, Florida in United States. An early land owner of the area, W.A. Larkins owned property to the west of Red road and Sunset drive. He had built the first grocery store in that area and as the community grew, a post office was placed in the community. Larkins became the first postmaster and hence, the community took the name of Larkins. In 1926, area residents wanted to incorporate the area and because of the booming city to the north, name of South Miami was chosen.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 6.0 square kilometers occupied by land. The population was spread out with 22.7 percent under the age of 18, 8.2 percent from 18 to 24, 31.8 percent from 25 to 44, 23.7 percent from 45 to 64 and 13.6 percent who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females there were 92.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 90.4 males.
With available labor, low taxes, willing government, and strong infrastructure, the city is well suited for virtually any industry. The city is often regarded as among the most beautiful parts of Florida, so it is one of the most visited places amongst the most die hard travelers the world over. Today, one can also learn about its history, from its earliest times and gain enthusiasm in its natural beauty and populace. It still enjoys a very positive reputation with worldwide travelers.

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