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Avon Park

Florida is a state located 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. 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.
Avon Park is a municipality in Highlands County, Florida. In 2005, the population of the city was 8,872 and an area of 14.6 square kilometers. This charming city is known as the City of Charm and is located in Highlands County. Nestled in Central Florida, Avon Park is famous for its citrus. 
In the city the population was spread out with 26.5 percent under the age of 18, 11.1 percent from 18 to 24, 23.6 percent from 25 to 44, 18.3 percent from 45 to 64, and 20.5 percent who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 97.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 94.2 males.
Florida is a popular travel destination for visitors and globe trotters from all over the world who appreciate its beautiful landscapes, rich culture, various local cuisine, hospitality and safety.

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