North Florida

Overview

North Florida includes the northern portions of the state of Florida, except for the Florida Panhandle. It is the most culturally ``Southern`` part of Florida, easily identifying with some parts of Georgia. The exceptions are the cosmopolitan city of Jacksonville, the college town of Gainesville, and the beaches on the East Coast. Lots of state parks and other natural areas are located in North Florida.

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Region Spotlight: North Florida

The only state that seems to be more southern, the further you travel north. North Florida exhibits the “Old Florida” culture and atmosphere, with the exception to the city of Jacksonville. The rural area thinks of itself as the “Dixie” ...

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