Florida is a state in the southeastern United States, bordering the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico. It is a region of vast marshes, numerous lakes and extensive forests. On this varied pattern of physical features are the farmlands and urban areas. It entered the Union in 1845. The capital is Tallahassee and the largest metropolitan area is Miami.
Florida is bounded north by the states of Georgia and Alabama.
Metrorail by the Miami river.
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Source (edited): USGS National Map.