Key West, Florida

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City of Key West
City
Aerial photo of Key West, looking north. March 2001.
Aerial photo of Key West, looking north. March 2001.
Nickname(s): The Conch Republic, Margaritaville, Southernmost City In The Continental United States
Location in Monroe County and the state of Florida
Location in Monroe County and the state of Florida
Country  United States
State  Florida
County  Monroe
Government
 • Type Council-Manager
 • Mayor Morgan McPherson
Area
 • Total 7.4 sq mi (19.2 km2)
 • Land 5.9 sq mi (15.4 km2)
 • Water 1.5 sq mi (3.8 km2)  19.73%
Elevation 3 ft (1 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 25,478
 • Density 4,285.0/sq mi (1,654.5/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 33040, 33041, 33045
Area code(s) 305
FIPS code 12-36550[1]
GNIS feature ID 0294048[2]
Website http://www.keywestcity.com

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.

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