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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.
Tavares is a city in Lake County, Florida, United States. In 2005, the population of the city was 11,621 and an area of 19.3 square kilometers. It is the county seat of Lake County. In the city the population was spread out with 14.1 percent under the age of 18, 5.8 percent from 18 to 24, 19.8 percent from 25 to 44, 22.2 percent from 45 to 64, and 38.0 percent who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 56 years. For every 100 females there were 92.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 90.9 males.

A city known for its historic myths and traditions, scenic beauty, cooperative people and luxurious hotels and cottages, Tavares is one of the favorite holiday destinations for most of the vacation lovers.

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