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The Center of South Florida

The Florida state capital is Tallahassee.

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33322, 33323, 33351

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Statistics & Facts

The population of Sunrise is approximately 85,779 (2000), 84439 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 29,295 (1990), 32493 (2010).

The amount of land area in Sunrise is 47.151 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Sunrise is 18.2 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.519 sq kilometers.
The distance from Sunrise to Washington DC is 900 miles. The distance to the Florida state capital is 384 miles. (as the crow flies)
Sunrise is positioned 26.15 degrees north of the equator and 80.29 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Sunrise median income is $40,998 (2000).

The Sunrise median home price is $111,900 (2000).

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Sunrise location: in southeastern Florida, west of Fort Lauderdale. Other nearby communities include Plantation, Lauderhill, Tamarac, Pine Island Ridge, Davie, North Lauderdale, Lauderdale Lakes and Pompano Park.

Here is a location page for Sunrise.

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Climate & Weather

Sunrise average annual precipitation is 63.9 inches per year.
The average winter temperature is 67.7 degrees F.
The average spring temperature is 74.5 degrees F.
The average summer temperature is 82.9 degrees F.
The average fall temperature is 78.9 degrees F.

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History & History Related Items

Sunrise history:

The city was first known as Sunrise Golf Village. It was incorporated in 1961 by developer, Norman Johnson. It remained small until the 1970's when real growth began. In 1971, the name was officially changed to Sunrise and land was annexed to increase the city size. Here is a history page for Sunrise with more historical information.
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Sunrise attractions:

Sawgrass Mills Mall
12801 West Sunrise Blvd
Sunrise, FL 33323
Phone: 954-846-2300

The Sister City of Sunrise is Yavne. Other relationships may be added in the future.

Office Depot Center
Home of the Florida Panthers, NHL Professional Hockey.

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