Washington County, Florida

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Washington County, Florida
Map
Map of Florida highlighting Washington County
Location in the state of Florida
Map of the USA highlighting Florida
Florida's location in the U.S.
Statistics
Founded December 9, 1825
Seat Chipley
Largest City Chipley
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

616 sq mi (1,595 km²)
580 sq mi (1,502 km²)
36 sq mi (93 km²), 5.82%
Population
 - (2000)
 - Density

20,973
36/sq mi (14/km²)
Time zone Eastern: UTC-5/-4
Website: www.washingtonfl.com
Named for: George Washington

Washington County is a county in the U.S. state of Florida. It was formed on July 21, 1821. As of 2000, 20,973 people lived there. Washington County's seat is Chipley. The county is a dry county which means alcoholic drinks cannot be sold.

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