Volusia County, Florida

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Volusia County, Florida
Map
Map of Florida highlighting Volusia County
Location in the state of Florida
Map of the USA highlighting Florida
Florida's location in the U.S.
Statistics
Founded December 29, 1854
Seat DeLand
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

1,432.44 sq mi (3,710 km²)
1,103.25 sq mi (2,857 km²)
329.19 sq mi (853 km²), 22.98%
Population
 -  Density

494,593
449.2/sq mi (173/km²)
Time zone Eastern: UTC-5/-4
Website: www.volusia.org

Volusia County is a county in the east-central part of the U.S. state of Florida. It is bordered by St. Johns River to the west and the south, with the Atlantic Ocean to the east. The county was founded on December 29, 1854. At the 2010 United States Census, 494,593 people lived there. It is the sole county of the DeltonaDaytona BeachOrmond Beach, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area. The county seat is DeLand, and the largest municipality is Deltona.