Collier County, Florida

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Collier County, Florida
Naples, FL, Courthouse, Collier County, 04-18-2010 (1).JPG
The Collier County courthouse in April 2010
Flag of Collier County, Florida
Seal of Collier County, Florida
Location within Florida
Location within Florida
Map of the United States highlighting Florida
Florida's location within the U.S.
FoundedMay 8, 1923
Named forBarron Collier
SeatEast Naples
Largest cityNaples
 • Total2,305 sq mi (5,970 km2)
 • Land1,998 sq mi (5,175 km2)
 • Water307 sq mi (795 km2), 13.3%
Population (est.)
 • (2015)357,305
 • Density161/sq mi (62/km2)
Congressional districts19th, 25th
Time zoneEastern: UTC−5/−4

Collier County is a county in the U.S. state of Florida. It was formed on May 8, 1923. As of 2007, 315,839 people lived there. Collier County's seat is Naples.

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