Duval County, Florida

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Duval County, Florida
Duval County Courthouse
Location within Florida
Location within Florida
Map of the United States highlighting Florida
Florida's location within the U.S.
FoundedAugust 12, 1822[1]
Named forWilliam Pope Duval
Largest cityJacksonville
 • Total918 sq mi (2,378 km2)
 • Land762 sq mi (1,974 km2)
 • Water156 sq mi (404 km2), 17.0%
Population (est.)
 • (2017)937,934
 • Density1,231/sq mi (475/km2)
Congressional districts4th, 5th
Time zoneEastern: UTC−5/−4

Duval County is a county in the U.S. state of Florida. It was formed on August 12, 1822. As of 2008, 850,962 people lived there. Duval County's seat is Jacksonville.

References[change | change source]

  1. Publications of the Florida Historical Society. Florida Historical Society. 1908. p. 31.

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