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Volusia County, Florida

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Volusia County, Florida
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.
Founded December 29, 1854
Seat DeLand
Largest City Deltona
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

1,432.44 sq mi (3,710 km²)
1,101.03 sq mi (2,852 km²)
331.40 sq mi (858 km²), 23.14%
 - (2015)
 - Density

449.2/sq mi (173/km²)
Time zone Eastern: UTC-5/-4
Named for: Community of Volusia
County logo Logo of Volusia County, Florida

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.