Punta Gorda, Florida

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Punta Gorda, Florida
City
Punta Gorda City Hall
Punta Gorda City Hall
Location in Charlotte County and the state of Florida
Location in Charlotte County and the state of Florida
Coordinates: 26°54′57″N 82°2′52″W / 26.91583°N 82.04778°W / 26.91583; -82.04778Coordinates: 26°54′57″N 82°2′52″W / 26.91583°N 82.04778°W / 26.91583; -82.04778
Country United States
State Florida
CountyCharlotte
Settled1882
Incorporated (city)1900
Government
 • TypeCouncil-manager
 • MayorHarvey Goldberg 
 • City ManagerHoward Kunik
Area[1]
 • Total18.48 sq mi (47.9 km2)
 • Land14.16 sq mi (36.7 km2)
 • Water4.31 sq mi (11.2 km2)  23.32%
Elevation[2]61 ft (18.59 m)
Population (2007)[3]
 • Total16,762
 Census Bureau estimate
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP codes33900-33999
Area code(s)941
FIPS code12-59200[4]
GNIS feature ID0289380[5]
Websitehttp://www.ci.punta-gorda.fl.us

Punta Gorda is a city of Florida in the United States. It is the county seat of Charlotte County.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Florida by Place. Population, Housing, Area, and Density: 2000". US Census Bureau. Retrieved 2007-10-13.
  2. "Punta Gorda, FL Profile". IDcide. Retrieved 2008-10-15.
  3. "Annual Estimates of the population for the Incorporated Places of Florida" (XLS). US Census Bureau. Retrieved 2007-10-13.
  4. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  5. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.