Arcadia, DeSoto County, Florida

Arcadia: City in Florida

About

Arcadia is a city located in the county of DeSoto in the U.S. state of Florida. Its population at the 2010 census was 7,637 and a population density of 682 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 8,442 inhabitants.

The city was created 136 years ago in 1885.

Quick Facts about Arcadia

Population : 8,442 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Florida (United States)
County : DeSoto County
Phone Area Codes : 863
Area : 11.2 km2
Altitude : 59 feet / 18 meters
Capital city : Arcadia is capital of DeSoto County
Establishment : January 01, 1886 (136 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−05:00
Local time : 01:48:05 (6th December 2022)
Postal code : 34266
Density : 753 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 9.54% (2010-2020)
Arcadia locator map
Location of Arcadia on Florida map.
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Arcadia Hist Dist downtown Oak Street west01
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Geography

Arcadia is located at 27°12'57"N 81°51'30"W (27.2158800, -81.8584200).

Arcadia map

Demographics

The population of Arcadia increased by 9.54% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 7,637 - census
2011 7,624 -0.17% estimation process
2012 7,649 0.33% estimation process
2013 7,613 -0.47% estimation process
2014 7,706 1.21% estimation process
2015 7,786 1.03% estimation process
2016 7,918 1.67% estimation process
2017 8,121 2.5% estimation process
2018 8,186 0.79% estimation process
2019 8,314 1.54% estimation process
2020 8,442 1.52% estimation process

Arcadia zip code is 34266. County name: DeSoto, County fips: 12027

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People born in Arcadia (9)

People born in Arcadia, including United States Army general and United States Marine Jay Garner, football player and coach Brad Scott, Recipient of the Purple Heart medal Chesterfield Smith, .

List

  • Eric Eisnaugle (Florida State Representative) he was born in 06/02/1977
  • Perry McGriff (All-American college baseball player, college football player, Florida state representative) he was born in 29/06/1937
  • Ernie Clark (American football player) he was born in 11/08/1937
  • Jeff Scott (American football player) he was born in 28/12/1980
  • Cassandra Quave (American ethnobotanist, herbarium curator) she was born in 02/06/1978
  • Kermit Smith (American baseball player and coach)

Schools in Arcadia

College & universities near Arcadia, FL

Code Name City ZIP
132976 Charlotte Technical College Port Charlotte (FL) 33948-3399
491747 UR Beauty & Barber Academy Sebring (FL) 33870-2128
137315 South Florida State College Avon Park (FL) 33825-9356

Stations (11)

Amtrak & bus stations near Arcadia, FL

Code Name Address Type
PCH Port Charlotte, Florida 909 King Highway BUS
SBG Sebring 601 East Center St RAIL
FTM Fort Myers, Florida 6050 Plaza Drive BUS
BDT Bradenton, Florida 1115 Manatee Avenue West BUS
SRA Sarasota, Florida 1993 Main Street BUS

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  • Arcadia , California city in California with a population of 56,323 people.
  • Arcadia , Louisiana town in and the parish seat of Bienville Parish in north Louisiana, United States with a population of 2,648 people.
  • Arcadia , Wisconsin civil town in Trempealeau County, Wisconsin with a population of 1,849 people.
  • Arcadia , Indiana human settlement in Hamilton County, Indiana, United States of America with a population of 1,648 people.
  • Arcadia , Michigan unincorporated community in Manistee County, Michigan with a population of 635 people.
  • Arcadia , Ohio village with a population of 587 people.
  • Arcadia , Missouri city in Missouri with a population of 552 people.
  • Arcadia , Iowa city in Iowa with a population of 531 people.
  • Arcadia , Kansas city in Kansas with a population of 309 people.
  • Arcadia , Nebraska human settlement in Valley County, Nebraska, United States of America with a population of 300 people.
  • Arcadia , Oklahoma human settlement in Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, United States of America with a population of 277 people.

Distance to Other Cities

Arcadia distances to largest Florida cities