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Martin County, Florida
Seal of Martin County, Florida
Map
Map of Florida highlighting Martin County
Location in the state of Florida
Map of the USA highlighting Florida
Florida's location in the U.S.
Statistics
Founded May 30, 1925
Seat Stuart
Largest community Palm City
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

753 sq mi (1,950 km²)
543 sq mi (1,406 km²)
209 sq mi (541 km²), 27.8%
PopulationEst.
 - (2015)
 - Density

156,283
269/sq mi (104/km²)
Time zone Eastern: UTC-5/-4
Website: www.martin.fl.us
Named for: John W. Martin

Martin County is a county in the U.S. state of Florida, and was formed on June 13, 1915. As of 2000, 170,498 people lived there. Martin County's seat is Stuart. The county is named after John W. Martin. The state park Jonathan Dickinson State Park is in this county.

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