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Gretna is a city in Gadsden County, Florida, United States. The population was 1,709 at the 2000 census. As of 2004, the population recorded by the U.S. Census Bureau is 1,701.  It is located on U.S. 90 and is about 8 miles south of the Florida-Georgia border. Florida is a state located in the southeastern United States.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 4.9 square kilometers, all land. As of the census of 2000, there were 1,709 people, 503 households, and 401 families residing in the city. The population density was 351.0 per square kilometers. There were 553 housing units at an average density of 113.6 per square kilometers. The racial makeup of the city was 6.14 percent white, 88.41 percent African American, 0.18 percent Native American, 0.12 percent Asian, 4.68 percent from other races, and 0.47 percent from two or more races.
Gretna is definitely one of the popular tourist attractions in Florida worth paying a visit while touring the country. This place leaves a pleasing and unforgettable memory and justifies the proud cultural tradition of Florida.

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