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The Florida state capital is Tallahassee.

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33428, 33431, 33432, 33433, 33434, 33486, 33496, 33498

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The population of Boca Raton is approximately 74,764 (2000), 84392 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 33,043 (1990), 36778 (2010).

The amount of land area in Boca Raton is 70.41 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Boca Raton is 27.2 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 4.951 sq kilometers.
The distance from Boca Raton to Washington DC is 883 miles. The distance to the Florida state capital is 380 miles. (as the crow flies)
Boca Raton is positioned 26.37 degrees north of the equator and 80.10 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Boca Raton elevation is 16 feet above sea level.
Boca Raton median income is $60,248 (2000).

The Boca Raton median home price is $230,200 (2000).

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Boca Raton location: in southeastern Florida about 38 miles from Hialeah. Other nearby communities include Highland Beach, Boca Del Mar, Deerfield Beach, Pompano Beach Highlands, Crystal Lake and Hamptons at Boca Raton.

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Climate & Weather

The climate for Boca Raton is tropical. This is a Weather page for Boca Raton.
The average low temperature is 68 degrees F.
The average high temperature is 84 degrees F.
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History & History Related Items

Boca Raton history:

The Florida East Coast Canal and the Florida East Coast Railway both contributed in making the area available to new settlers in the 1890s. Within ten years, the area had developed into a good agricultural area with many pineapple farms. Joseph Sakai, a Japanese immigrant, was one of these farmers. He founded the community in 1904.

A history page for Boca Raton, Florida. Also try this history page for the city. it gives a nice explanation of the name for the city.
The settling of Boca Raton: 1838
The founding of Boca Raton: 1895
The incorporation date of Boca Raton: 1925

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Boca Raton attractions: Boca Pops Orchestra
100 N.E. First Avenue
Boca Raton, Florida 33432
Phone: 561/391-7677
Florida Philharmonic Orchestra
980 N. Federal Highway
Boca Raton, Florida 33432
Phone: 561/392-7230
A page about the cultural arts in the Boca Raton area.

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