Florida Daniela Barreto-MarTinez

Population

The population in Florida is about 20.28 million. The population density per square mile is 339,87. In December 2014, Florida's population took overs New York for the first time.

Climate

The climate in this USA state is a humid subtropical. In the South of Florida it is a tropical climate. In the summer, the tempeture is between 21° and 27°it depends in where you live. The record of the highest temperature in Florida is 43°. In the winter it's not very cold. The lowest it normally goes is about 5°.

History

The state was first habited by the Native Americans 14 000 years ago. After that came the arrival of the Europeans. And then came the wave of immigration from French and Spanish people. It was colonial ruled by Spain, France and Great Britain before becoming a territory of the US in 1821.

Attractions

Walt Disney world is an entertainment complex in Bay lake and Lake Buena vista near Orlando. Opened in 1971, it has more than 52 million visitors annually and is the most visited vacation resort in the world.
The Universal Orlando Resort is theme park resort in Orlando. It is the second largest resort Greater Orlando after Walt Disney. It was founded in 1990 and has a lot of theme parks and main areas.
Sea World is a theme park and marine zoological park with an estimated of 4.7 million visitors which ranks the park the tenth most visited amusement park in the US and twenty second world wide.
Bush garden Tampa is a 335-acre located in Tampa, Florida. It is a African-themed animal park. It is operated by Sea World Entertainment. It is the 11th most-visited theme park in the US with 4.2 million visitors.

Food

Oranges are a really popular fruit in Florida since the mid 1800s. The state has the perfect tempature for this type of fruit. Today, nearly 76 000 floridians work in the orange industry. More than 90% of America's orange juice is made in Florida. It is also the world's leading producer of grapefruit.
One famous drink in Florida is the margaritas. It consists of tequila, triple sec and lemon juice. Since it's really hot in Florida, people pretty much want cold drinks and this is a good exemple ( for adults ).

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