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Location in Charlotte County and the state of Florida
Location in Charlotte County and the state of Florida
Country United States
State Florida
CountyCharlotte
Settled1882
Incorporated (city)1900
Government
 • TypeCouncil-manager
 • MayorHarvey Goldberg 
 • City ManagerHoward Kunik
Area
 • Total18.48 sq mi (47.9 km2)
 • Land14.16 sq mi (36.7 km2)
 • Water4.31 sq mi (11.2 km2)  23.32%
Elevation61 ft (18.59 m)
Population
 (2007)[3]
 • Total16,762
 Census Bureau estimate
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP codes
33900-33999
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

  1. "Florida by Place. Population, Housing, Area, and Density: 2000". US Census Bureau. http://factfinder.census.gov/servlet/GCTTable?_bm=y&-geo_id=04000US12&-_box_head_nbr=GCT-PH1&-ds_name=DEC_2000_SF1_U&-format=ST-7. Retrieved 2007-10-13. 
  2. "Punta Gorda, FL Profile". IDcide. http://www.idcide.com/citydata/fl/punta-gorda.htm. Retrieved 2008-10-15. 
  3. "Annual Estimates of the population for the Incorporated Places of Florida" (XLS). US Census Bureau. http://www.census.gov/popest/cities/tables/SUB-EST2006-04-12.xls. Retrieved 2007-10-13. 
  4. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. http://factfinder.census.gov. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  5. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. http://geonames.usgs.gov. Retrieved 2008-01-31.