Vero Beach, Florida

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Vero Beach, Florida
City
Nickname(s): Hibiscus City
Location in Indian River County and the state of Florida
Coordinates: 27°38′31″N 80°23′28″W / 27.64194°N 80.39111°W / 27.64194; -80.39111Coordinates: 27°38′31″N 80°23′28″W / 27.64194°N 80.39111°W / 27.64194; -80.39111
Country  United States
State  Florida
County Indian River
Settled 1870
Incorporated (Vero) 1919
Incorporated (Vero Beach) 1925
Government
 • Type Commission-Manager
 • Mayor Kevin Sawnick 
 • City Manager James M. Gabbard 
Area[1]
 • City 12.93 sq mi (33.5 km2)
 • Land 11.07 sq mi (28.7 km2)
 • Water 1.85 sq mi (4.8 km2)  14.31%
Elevation 13 ft (4 m)
Population (July 1, 2006)[2]
 • City 16,939
 • Metro 130,100
  Census Bureau estimate
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 32960, 32961, 32962, 32963, 32964, 32965, 32966, 32967, 32968, 32969
Area code(s) 772
FIPS code 12-74150[3]
GNIS feature ID 0292760[4]

Vero Beach is a city of Florida in the United States. It is the county seat of Indian River County.

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