Florida is a state of the U.S.A. Florida is one of the 22nd most extensive, the 4th most famous, and the 8th ranked densely populated among 50 United States. Capital of Florida State is Tallahassee, Jacksonville is the largest city, and the Miami metropolitan area is the largest metropolitan area.
Florida has the longest coastline in United States, encompassing approximately 1,350 miles (2,170 km), and is the only state that is bordered from both the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico. Most part of the state is at or near sea level and is characterized by sedimentary soil and very famous for the Miami beaches.
The climate varies from subtropical in the northern area to tropical in the southern area. And the most iconic animals are the American alligator, crocodile, Florida panther and the manatee which can be found in the Everglades National Park.
Popular destinations are Orlando, Miami, Key West, Fort Lauderdale, Panama, and Naples. And most visited places are Walt Disney, Universal Orlando, Seaworld Orlando, Florida Keys, Everglades, Zoo Miami and Miami beaches.
Florida has attracted many writers such as Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, Tennessee Williams and Ernest Hemingway, and also attracted to celebrities and athletes. It is well known internationally for golf, tennis, auto racing, and water sports.
The State University System of Florida comprises twelve member universities. The Florida College System comprises twenty-eight community colleges and state colleges, and various Private colleges and universities.
Major sources of the income of the Florida state are from tourism, industry, construction, international banking, biomedical and life sciences, healthcare research, simulation training, aerospace and defense, and commercial space travel contributed mostly to the state's economic development.