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Deerfield Beach

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The Florida state capital is Tallahassee.

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33441, 33442

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Statistics & Facts

The population of Deerfield Beach is approximately 50,020 (1997), 75018 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 28,796 (1990), 33370 (2010).

The amount of land area in Deerfield Beach is 27.047 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Deerfield Beach is 12.3 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 1.201 sq kilometers.
The distance from Deerfield Beach to Washington DC is 887 miles. The distance to the Florida state capital is 382 miles. (as the crow flies)
Deerfield Beach is positioned 26.31 degrees north of the equator and 80.12 degrees west of the prime meridian.

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Deerfield Beach location: between Palm Beach and Miami on the Florida east Atlantic. Nearby communities to Deerfield Beach include Fort Lauderdale at 16 miles, West Palm Beach at 28 miles and Miami at 36 miles away.

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Climate & Weather

The climate for Deerfield Beach is temperate
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History & History Related Items

Deerfield Beach history:

Settlement of this area began in 1877, but it wasn't until June 22, 1898 that a post office was created at Deerfield, Florida with a population of just 20 settlers. The name was chosen because of the many deer that came to graze along the Hillsboro River. The area had originally been known as Hillsboro, taking that name from the Hillsboro River. Deerfield was incorporated as a town on June 11, 1925 with a population of about 1,300 people. The name was changed to the town of Deerfield Beach in 1939 when the population had reached 1,800. By 1951, much growth had occurred and the town became a city.
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Deerfield Beach attractions:

Attractions page for Deerfield Beach.

Deerfield Beach, A Showcase Community - much information on this site about disaster, hurricane and flood preparation. A page for the history of hurricanes in Florida is informative. Other information also available.

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Economy & Industry

Deerfield Beach economy: Tourism is not the only strong portion of the economy of Deerfield Beach, other large portions include distribution, manufacturing and office industries.
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