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Map of the Treasure Coast in Florida. The red counties are (north to south) Indian River County, St. Lucie County, and Martin County. The pink county is the inland Okeechobee County, which is sometimes considered a part of the Treasure Coast.
Map of the Treasure Coast in Florida. The red counties are (north to south) Indian River County, St. Lucie County, and Martin County. The pink county is the inland Okeechobee County, which is sometimes considered a part of the Treasure Coast.

The Treasure Coast is a term for a region in the U.S. state of Florida stretching from Stuart, Florida in the south through Sebastian in the north, including the coastal Indian River County, St. Lucie County, and Martin County. The landlocked Okeechobee County is sometimes also considered a part of the Treasure Coast. Image File history File links Map_of_Florida_highlighting_Treasure_Coast. ... Image File history File links Map_of_Florida_highlighting_Treasure_Coast. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Chief Justice Associate Justices Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures State Courts Counties, Cities, and Towns Other countries â€¢ Politics Portal      A state of the United States is any one of the fifty subnational entities referred to... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Downtown Stuart Stuart is a city in Martin County, Florida, on Floridas Treasure Coast. ... Indian River County Courthouse in Vero Beach Indian River County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... St. ... Martin County is a county located in the state of Florida. ... Okeechobee County is a county located in the state of Florida. ...


The name "Treasure Coast" is derived from a number of ships of Spanish galleons (especially those of the 1715 Spanish treasure fleet) that wrecked off the coast during the 17th and 18th centuries. Artifacts from these ships have still been recovered today, both by amateur and professional treasure-hunters. A Spanish galleon A galleon was a large, multi-decked sailing ship used primarily by the nations of Europe from the 16th to 18th centuries. ... In the 16th century the Spanish treasure fleets brought the wealth of the Spanish colonies in Central and South America to Spain, in the form of silver, gold, gems, spices, cocoa and other exotic goods (Zarin, 2005). ... (16th century - 17th century - 18th century - more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 17th century was that century which lasted from 1601-1700. ... (17th century - 18th century - 19th century - more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 18th century refers to the century that lasted from 1701 through 1800. ... I archaeology, an artifact or artefact is any object made or modified by a human culture, and often one later recovered by some archaeological endeavor. ...


Metropolitan Areas

The Treasure Coast is sometimes considered a metropolitan area, though it is not nearly as large as the South Florida metropolitan area to the south. The United States Census Bureau separates the Treasure Coast into two metropolitan statistical areas. A metropolitan area is a large population center consisting of a large city and its adjacent zone of influence, or of several neighboring cities or towns and adjoining areas, with one or more large cities serving as its hub or hubs. ... The South Florida metropolitan area is an informal name for the Miami–Fort Lauderdale–West Palm Beach[1] metropolitan area. ... The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census as defined in Title ) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ...

Metropolitan Statistical Areas 2005 Population
Port St. Lucie-Fort Pierce Metropolitan Statistical Area
381,033
Sebastian-Vero Beach Metropolitan Statistical Area 130,043

The Port St. Lucie-Fort Pierce Metropolitan Statistical Area incldues St. Lucie and Martin counties. The Sebastian-Vero Beach Metropolitan Statistical Area includes only Indian River County. Okeechobee County is not included in either area. The Port St. ... The Sebastian-Vero Beach, Florida Metropolitan Statistical Area is a Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) consisting of Indian River County in the state of Florida in the USA. The principal cities in the MSA are Sebastian and Vero Beach. ...


Major cities

A list of major cities in the Treasure Coast and their estimated 2004 population:

State of Florida
Topics

Government | History | Floridians | Transportation | State Parks Port St. ... Fort Pierce is a city in St. ... Sebastian is a city located in Indian River County, Florida. ... Vero Beach has been the Spring training home of the Los Angeles Dodgers since 1948. ... Downtown Stuart Stuart is a city in Martin County, Florida, on Floridas Treasure Coast. ... Sunset from the Intracoastal Waterway in Hobe Sound, Florida. ... Okeechobee is a city located in Okeechobee County, Florida. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Florida. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Chief Justice Associate Justices Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures State Courts Counties, Cities, and Towns Other countries â€¢ Politics Portal      A state of the United States is any one of the fifty subnational entities referred to... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... State seal of Florida. ... Five flags of Florida (not including the Bonnie Blue Flag of West Florida). ... List of Famous Floridians // Actors/actresses Pat Boone Wayne Brady Delta Burke Diana Canova Faye Dunaway Stepin Fetchit Carrot Top, prop comedian Malcolm Gets Darrell Hammond Catherine Hickland Cheryl Hines Crystal Hunt Jonathan Jackson Catherine Keener Butterfly McQueen Jessica Morris Summer Phoenix Sidney Poitier Wesley Snipes Kirsten Storms Ben Vereen... The U.S. state of Florida has 158 state parks under the authority of the Florida State Parks system. ...

Capital

Tallahassee Independence Hall in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, site of first U.S. capital. ... Location Location in Leon County and the state of Florida. ...

Larger
cities

Cape Coral | Clearwater | Coral Springs | Fort Lauderdale | Gainesville | Hialeah | Hollywood | Jacksonville | Lakeland | Miami | Miami Gardens | Miramar | North Miami | Orlando | Pembroke Pines | Plantation | Pompano Beach | Port St. Lucie | St. Petersburg | Sunrise | Tallahassee | Tampa | West Palm Beach The following is a list of incorporated cities in Florida. ... Motto: Nickname: Founded 1965 Incorporated 1970 County Lee County Borough {{{borough}}} Parrish {{{parrish}}} Mayor Area  - Total  - Water 298. ... 1st incorporation date 1891 2nd Incorporation date 1915 Zip Codes 33755-65 County Pinellas (county seat) Mayor Frank Hibbard Population  - City (2005)  - Tampa Bay Metro   108,687 2,600,000 (estimate) Time zone Eastern: UTC-5 Latitude Longitude 27°58 N 82°46 W City of Clearwaters Official Website... {{{city_nickname}}} Location of Coral Springs in Broward County, Florida. ... Nickname: Venice of America Location of Fort Lauderdale in Broward County, Florida. ... Downtown Clock Tower, housing the restored clock bell from the 1885 courthouse Gainesville is the largest city and county seat of Alachua County, Florida. ... The City of Progress Location of Hialeah in Miami-Dade County, Florida. ... Hollywood is a city located in Broward County, Florida. ... Motto: Where Florida Begins Location in the state of Florida Coordinates: Country United States State Florida County Duval Mayor John Peyton (R) Area    - City 2,264. ... Lakeland is a city in Polk County, Florida, United States. ... Nickname: The Magic City Location in Miami-Dade County and the state of Florida. ... Location of Miami Gardens in Miami-Dade County, Florida. ... {{{city_nickname}}} Location of Miramar in Broward County, Florida. ... North Miami is a city located in northeast Miami-Dade County, Florida. ... Nickname: The City Beautiful, O-Town, 407 Location in Orange County and the state of Florida. ... {{{city_nickname}}} Location of Pembroke Pines in Broward County, Florida. ... The Grass is Greener Location of Plantation in Broward County, Florida. ... Location of Pompano Beach in Broward County, Florida. ... Port St. ... Nickname: Floridas Sunshine City Location of the city proper in the state of Florida Coordinates: Country United States State Florida County Pinellas County Founded 1876 Incorporated February 29, 1892 Mayor Rick Baker Area    - City 344. ... Sunrise is a city located in Broward County, Florida. ... Location Location in Leon County and the state of Florida. ... Nickname: Cigar City, The Big Guava, T-Town Location in Hillsborough County and the state of Florida. ... Location of West Palm Beach in Palm Beach County, Florida. ...

Smaller
cities

Altamonte Springs | Apopka | Aventura | Bartow | Boca Raton | Bonita Springs | Boynton Beach | Bradenton | Brandon | Coconut Creek | Cooper City | Coral Gables | Davie | Daytona Beach | Deerfield Beach | Deland | Delray Beach | Deltona | Dunedin | Fort Myers | Fort Pierce | Greenacres | Hallandale Beach | Homestead | Jupiter | Kissimmee | Lake Mary | Lake Worth | Largo | Lauderdale Lakes | Lauderhill | Margate | Melbourne | Miami Beach | North Lauderdale | North Miami Beach | North Miami | Oakland Park | Ocala | Ocoee | Ormond Beach | Oviedo | Palm Bay | Palm Beach Gardens | Palm Harbor | Panama City | Pensacola | Pinellas Park | Plant City | Plantation | Port Charlotte | Port Orange | Riviera Beach | Royal Palm Beach | St. Augustine | Sanford | Sarasota | Spring Hill | Sunrise | Tamarac | Temple Terrace | Titusville | Vero Beach | Wellington | Weston | Winter Haven | Winter Park | Winter Springs The following is a list of incorporated cities in Florida. ... Altamonte Springs is a city located in Seminole County, Florida. ... Apopka is a city located in Orange County, Florida. ... Location in Miami-Dade and the state of Florida. ... Bartow is a city located in the U.S. State of Florida in Central Florida east of the Tampa Bay area. ... A City for All Seasons Location of Boca Raton in Palm Beach County, Florida. ... Bonita Springs is a city located in Lee County, Florida. ... Boynton Beach is a city located in Palm Beach County, Florida. ... Bradenton is a city of 50,000 people in Manatee County, Florida, United States. ... Brandon is an unincorporated census-designated place located in Hillsborough County, Florida. ... Location of Coconut Creek in Broward County in State of Florida Coconut Creek is a city located in Broward County, Florida. ... Cooper City is a city located in Broward County, Florida, USA. The city is named for Morris Cooper, who founded the community in 1959. ... The City Beautiful Location of Coral Gables in Miami-Dade County, Florida. ... Davie is a town located in Broward County, Florida, USA. As of the 2000 census, the town had a total population of 75,720. ... The Beach in 2005 Daytona Beach is a city in Volusia County, Florida, USA. As of 2004, the population estimates recorded by the U.S. Census Bureau is 64,422. ... Deerfield Beach is a city located in Broward County, Florida, USA. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 64,583. ... DeLand is the county seat of Volusia County, Florida. ... Delray Beach is a city in Palm Beach County, Florida, USA. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 60,020. ... Deltona is a city located in southwestern Volusia County, Florida. ... Bandstand at Edgewater Park. ... Fort Myers is the county seatGR6 and commercial center of Lee County, Florida. ... Fort Pierce is a city in St. ... Greenacres is a city located in Palm Beach County, Florida. ... Hallandale Beach is a city in Miami-Dade, Florida, United States. ... Location of Homestead in Miami-Dade County, Florida Homestead is a city in Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States nestled between Biscayne National Park to the east and Everglades National Park to the west. ... Jupiter is a town located in Palm Beach County, Florida. ... Kissimmee is a city in Osceola County, Florida, United States. ... Lake Mary is a city located in Seminole County, Florida. ... Lake Worth is a city located in Palm Beach County, Florida, named for General William J. Worth, who led U.S. forces during the Second Seminole War. ... Largo, Florida Cultural Center Largo is the third largest city in Pinellas County, Florida, USA and is part of the Tampa Bay Area. ... Location of Lauderdale Lakes in Broward County in State of Florida Lauderdale Lakes is a city in Broward County, Florida, United States. ... Lauderhill is a city located in Broward County, Florida. ... Location of Margate in Broward County in State of Florida Margate is a city in Broward County, Florida and considered a suburb of Fort Lauderdale while also making up part of the South Florida metropolitan area. ... Melbourne is a city in Brevard County, Florida, United States. ... The Beach, The Million Dollar Sandbar, SoBe Location of Miami Beach in Miami-Dade County, Florida. ... North Lauderdale is a city located in Broward County, Florida. ... North Miami Beach is a city located in Miami-Dade County, Florida. ... North Miami is a city located in northeast Miami-Dade County, Florida. ... Oakland Park is a city located in Broward County, Florida. ... Nickname: Horse Capital of the World, Lightning Capital of the World Location of Ocala, Florida Coordinates: Country United States State Florida County Marion County Area    - City 100. ... Ocoee is a city located in Orange County, Florida. ... Ormond Beach is a city located in Volusia County, Florida. ... Oviedo is a city in Seminole County, Florida, United States. ... Palm Bay is a city located in Brevard County, Florida. ... Palm Beach Gardens is a city located in Palm Beach County, Florida. ... Palm Harbor is a census-designated place and an unincorporated community located in Pinellas County, Florida, United States. ... Location in Bay County Coordinates: Country United States State Florida County Bay County Incorporated 1909 Mayor Lauren DeGeorge Area    - City 69. ... Nickname: The City of Five Flags Location of the city within the state of Florida Country United States State Florida County Escambia County, Florida Mayor John Fogg Area    - City 102. ... Pinellas Park is a city located in central Pinellas County, Florida. ... Plant City is a city located in Hillsborough County, Florida, approximately midway between Brandon and Lakeland along Interstate 4. ... Plantation is a census-designated place located in Sarasota County, Florida. ... Port Charlotte is a census-designated place located in Charlotte County, Florida. ... Port Orange is a city located in Volusia County, Florida. ... Riviera Beach is a city in Palm Beach County, Florida, United States which was incorporated September 29, 1922. ... Royal Palm Beach is a village located in Palm Beach County, Florida. ... Five flags have flown over the city since 1565. ... Sanford is a city in and the county seatGR6 of Seminole County, Florida, USA. The population was 38,291 at the 2000 census. ... Cà dZan - a 1925 Sarasota residence that is listed on the National Register of Historic Places Sarasota is a city in the central west coast of Florida, USA. The Gulf of Mexico is to the west and Sarasota Bay separates portions of this city that is composed of a... Spring Hill is a census-designated place (CDP) in Hernando County, Florida, United States. ... Sunrise is a city located in Broward County, Florida. ... Tamarac is a city located in Broward County, Florida. ... Temple Terrace is a city in Hillsborough County, Florida. ... Titusville is a city in Brevard County, Florida, United States. ... Vero Beach has been the Spring training home of the Los Angeles Dodgers since 1948. ... Wellington is a village located in Palm Beach County, Florida. ... Weston Hills Country Club[1] Weston is a city located in Broward County, Florida, USA. Established as a city in 1996, much of the community was developed by Arvida/JMB Partners and is located near the western developmental boundary of Broward County. ... Winter Haven is a city located in Polk County, Florida, and is a very very boring place to live. ... Park Avenue, in the heart of Winter Park, is a shoppers mecca. ... Winter Springs is a city located in Seminole County, Florida. ...

Regions

Big Bend | Central Florida | Emerald Coast | First Coast | Florida Keys | Florida Panhandle | Gold Coast | Nature Coast | North Central Florida  | South Florida | Southwest Florida | Space Coast | Sun Coast | Tampa Bay Area | Treasure Coast | Walt Disney World This list of regions of the United States includes official (governmental) and non-official areas within the borders of the United States, not including U.S. states, the federal district of Washington, D.C. or standard subentities such as cities or counties. ... This map shows the counties that are often included in the Big Bend region of Florida. ... Central Florida is the central region of the United States state of Florida, on the East Coast. ... Pensacola Beach, part of the Emerald Coast. The Emerald Coast (sometimes called the Emerald Riviera) is an area in the southeastern United States on the coast of the Gulf of Mexico, roughly bounded by Pensacola, Florida on the west and Panama City, Florida on the east. ... Location in the state of Florida Major cities Jacksonville Fernandina Beach St. ... Palm trees in Islamorada The Florida Keys are an archipelago, a string of about 1700 islands in the southeast United States. ... The Florida Panhandle is the region of the state of Florida which includes the westernmost 16 counties in the state. ... The Gold Coast is a region of the U.S. state of Florida that runs along the southeastern coast of the state between Palm Beach and Miami. ... Image:Map of Florida Nature Coast. ... North Central Florida is a region of the U.S. state of Florida. ... The South Florida metropolitan area is an informal name for the Miami–Fort Lauderdale–West Palm Beach[1] metropolitan area. ... Southwest Florida is a region of Florida located along its gulf coast, south of Hillsborough county. ... The Space Coast is a region in the U.S. state of Florida around Kennedy Space Center, where NASA frequently launches rockets and shuttles into space. ... The Florida Suncoast is a colloquial name for the west-central and southwest peninsular Florida coastal area between Tarpon Springs to the north, and Naples to the south, and includes the Tampa Bay area. ... The Tampa Bay area is a metropolitan area on the Gulf coast of west-central Florida. ... Cinderella Castle, at the center of the Magic Kingdom, is Walt Disney World Resorts most recognizable icon Introduction Owned and operated by The Walt Disney Company, the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida, USA is home to four theme parks, two water parks, several resort hotels and golf courses...

Counties

Alachua | Baker | Bay | Bradford | Brevard | Broward | Calhoun | Charlotte | Citrus | Clay | Collier | Columbia | DeSoto | Dixie | Duval | Escambia | Flagler | Franklin | Gadsden | Gilchrist | Glades | Gulf | Hamilton | Hardee | Hendry | Hernando | Highlands | Hillsborough | Holmes | Indian River | Jackson | Jefferson | Lafayette | Lake | Lee | Leon | Levy | Liberty | Madison | Manatee | Marion | Martin | Miami-Dade | Monroe | Nassau | Okaloosa | Okeechobee | Orange | Osceola | Palm Beach | Pasco | Pinellas | Polk | Putnam | Santa Rosa | Sarasota | Seminole | St. Johns | St. Lucie | Sumter | Suwannee | Taylor | Union | Volusia | Wakulla | Walton | Washington Following is a list of counties in Florida. ... Alachua County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Century GothicCentury Gothic Baker County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Bay County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Bradford County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Location in the state of Florida Formed 1844 Seat Titusville Area  - Total  - Water 4,032 km² (1,557 mi²) 1,395 km² (539 mi²) 34. ... Broward County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Calhoun County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Charlotte County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Citrus County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Clay County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Location in the state of Florida Formed 8 May 1923 Seat Naples Area  - Total  - Water 5,970 km² (2,305 mi²) 724 km² (280 mi²) 12. ... DeSoto County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Dixie County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Duval County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Escambia County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Flagler County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Franklin County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Gadsden County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Gilchrist County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Glades County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Gulf County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Hamilton County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Hardee County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Hendry County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Hernando County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Highlands County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Hillsborough County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Holmes County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Indian River County Courthouse in Vero Beach Indian River County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Jackson County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Jefferson County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Lafayette County is a county located in the state of Florida. ... Lake County is a county located in the state of Florida, United States. ... Lee County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Leon County is a county located in the state of Florida. ... Levy County is a county located in the state of Florida. ... Liberty County is a county located in the state of Florida. ... Madison County is a county located in the state of Florida. ... Manatee County is a county located in the state of Florida. ... Marion County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Martin County is a county located in the state of Florida. ... Miami-Dade County (formerly known as Dade County) is a county located in the southeastern part of the state of Florida. ... Monroe County is a county located in the state of Florida. ... Nassau County is a county located in the state of Florida. ... Okaloosa County is a county located in the state of Florida. ... Okeechobee County is a county located in the state of Florida. ... Official website: http://www. ... Osceola County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Palm Beach County is a county located in the state of Florida. ... Pasco County is a county located in the state of Florida. ... Pinellas County is a county located in the state of Florida. ... Polk County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Putnam County is a county located in the state of Florida. ... Santa Rosa County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Sarasota County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Seminole County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... St. ... St. ... Sumter County is a county located in the state of Florida, United States. ... Suwannee County is a county located in the state of Florida. ... Taylor County is a county located in the state of Florida. ... Union County is a county located in the state of Florida. ... Volusia County Courthouse in DeLand Volusia County is a county located in the state of Florida. ... Wakulla County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. ... Walton County is a county located in the state of Florida. ... Washington County is a county located in the state of Florida. ...


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