Sanford , Seminole County, Florida

County seat of Seminole County, Florida, United States

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Sanford is a city located in the county of Seminole in the U.S. state of Florida. In the 2010 census it had a population of 53,570 inhabitants and a population density of 778 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 61,448 inhabitants.

The city was created 143 years ago in 1877.

The city has a total area of 26.59 square miles (68.87 km2).

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Sanford, FL Quick Facts

Population : 61,448 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Florida
County : Seminole County
Area : 68.87 km2
Altitude : 36 feet / 11 meters
Capital city : Sanford is capital of Seminole County
Establishment : September 09, 1877 (143 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 10:56:25 (14th April 2021)
Zip Code : 32771
Density : 892 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 12.82% (2010-2019)

Year Population Method
2010 53,570 census
2011 54,377 estimation process
2012 54,937 estimation process
2013 56,283 estimation process
2014 57,643 estimation process
2015 58,289 estimation process
2016 58,968 estimation process
2017 59,542 estimation process
2018 60,107 estimation process
2019 61,448 estimation process

The population of Sanford increased by 12.82% in 9 years.

Sanford, FL zip code is 32771. County name: Seminole, County fips: 12117

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People born in Sanford, FL (31)

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Stations (14)

Amtrak & bus stations near Sanford, FL

Code Name Address Type
SFA Sanford 600 South Persimmon Avenue RAIL
WPK Winter Park 150 West Morse Blvd RAIL
DLD DeLand 2491 Old New York Ave RAIL
ORL Orlando Health/Amtrak 1400 Sligh Blvd. RAIL
DYA Daytona Beach, Florida 100 North Atlantic Ave BUS
KIS Kissimmee 111 East Dakin Ave. RAIL
TVF The Villages-Lady Lake, FL 401 North US Highway 441 BUS
WWD Wildwood, Florida 601 North Main Street OTHER
OCA Ocala, Florida 531 Northeast First Ave BUS
WTH Winter Haven 1800 7th St SW RAIL

Other cities in Seminole County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Seminole County , FL.

City Name Population Title
Altamonte Springs 44,143 City
Oviedo 41,860 City in Seminole County, Florida
Winter Springs 37,312 City in Seminole County, Florida, United States of America
Casselberry 28,757 City in Seminole County, Florida, United States
Lake Mary 17,479 City in Seminole County, Florida, United States

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Sanford, FL distances to biggest Florida cities

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