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Port Charlotte

Charlotte County,

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The Florida state capital is Tallahassee.


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Zip Codes

33948, 33952, 33953, 33954, 33980, 33981

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Statistics & Facts

The population of Port Charlotte is approximately 46,451 (2000), 54392 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 23,315 (2000), 23782 (2010).

The amount of land area in Port Charlotte is 57.711 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Port Charlotte is 22.3 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 4.12 sq kilometers.
The distance from Port Charlotte to Washington DC is 876 miles. The distance to the Florida state capital is 273 miles. (as the crow flies)
Port Charlotte is positioned 26.98 degrees north of the equator and 82.10 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Port Charlotte elevation is 8 feet above sea level.
Port Charlotte median income is $33,193 (2000).

The Port Charlotte median home price is $81,000 (2000).

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Location

Port Charlotte location: in the general Punta Gorda area of western Florida on the Gulf coast between Fort Myers and St. Petersburg-Tampa. Other nearby communities include Charlotte Harbor, Solana, Harbour Heights, North Port, Charlotte Park, Cleveland and Warm Mineral Springs.

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Climate & Weather

The climate for Port Charlotte is paradise! .
The weather in Port Charlotte is comfortable year-round. Here is a current weather page for Port Charlotte.
Port Charlotte average temperature is 63 degrees F.
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History & History Related Items

Port Charlotte history:

Though not a city, Port Charlotte is one of the most populated areas in the county. It was created by the General Development Corporation that, at one time, developed many of the subdivisions and communities on the west coast. The corporation no longer exists.

Hurricane Charley on 13 August 2004 hit the area hard. The storm was poised to come ashore in Tampa, but at the last minute, turned into Charlotte Harbor causing great damage and flooding in this area as well as in Punta Gorda. The area has had property values increase in large increments due to the speculation after the hurricane and the need for new or repaired housing.
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Attractions

Port Charlotte attractions:

The Cultural Center of Charlotte County
2280 Aaron St
Port Charlotte, FL 33952
Phone: 941-625-4175
to enhance the educational, recreational, physical and mental well-being of the citizens of Charlotte County and beyond

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