Key West, Florida

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Key West, Florida
Aerial photo of Key West, looking north, April 2001
Aerial photo of Key West, looking north, April 2001
Flag of Key West, Florida
Flag
Official seal of Key West, Florida
Seal
Nickname(s): 
"The Conch Republic", "Southernmost City in the Continental United States"
Motto(s): 
One Human Family
Location in Monroe County and the state of Florida
Location in Monroe County and the state of Florida
U.S. Census Bureau map showing city limits
U.S. Census Bureau map showing city limits
Key West is located in Florida
Key West
Key West
Location of Key West in Florida
Key West is located in the United States
Key West
Key West
Key West (the United States)
Coordinates: 24°33′33″N 81°47′2.51″W / 24.55917°N 81.7840306°W / 24.55917; -81.7840306Coordinates: 24°33′33″N 81°47′2.51″W / 24.55917°N 81.7840306°W / 24.55917; -81.7840306
CountryUnited States
StateFlorida
CountyMonroe
Government
 • TypeCouncil–manager
 • MayorCraig C. Cates
Area
 • Total7.24 sq mi (18.76 km2)
 • Land5.60 sq mi (14.50 km2)
 • Water1.64 sq mi (4.26 km2)
Elevation
18 ft (5 m)
Population
 • Total24,649
 • Estimate 
(2016)[3]
26,990
 • Density4,819.64/sq mi (1,860.87/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP codes
33040, 33041, 33045
Area code(s)305 and 786 (305 Exchanges: 292,293,294,295,296,809)
FIPS code12-36550[2]
GNIS feature ID0294048[4]
WebsiteOfficial website

Key West is a city and an island of the same name near the southernmost tip of the Florida Keys. It is the county seat of Monroe County, Florida, United States.

References[change | change source]

  1. "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jul 7, 2017.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved January 31, 2008.
  3. "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  4. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. October 25, 2007. Retrieved January 31, 2008.

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