|Pinellas County, Florida|
Location in the state of Florida
Florida’s location in the USA
|Largest City||St. Petersburg|
|607.67 sq mi (1,574 km²)
279.92 sq mi (725 km²)
327.75 sq mi (849 km²), 53.94%
3,274/sq mi (1,264.19/km²)
Pinellas County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. Its 2012 population was 921,319. Its county seat is Clearwater and its largest city is St. Petersburg. Pinellas, together with Hillsborough, Hernando, and Pasco counties form the Tampa-St.Petersburg-Clearwater Metropolitan Statistical Area, and along with various combinations of Manatee and Sarasota counties to the south, Citrus County to the north, and Polk County to the east is often referred to as the Tampa Bay Area.
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In Real Estate terms: Pinellas County consists of mainly Clearwater Beach, St. Petersburg, Palm Harbor, Dunedin, and the Beaches all the way from Tarpon Springs, Clearwater Beach, Sand Key, Belleair Beach, Indian Rocks Beach, Redington Shores, Madeira Beach, Treasure Island and St. Pete Beach.
Pinellas County, Florida Zip Code Map
Pinellas County Florida (Pinellas) is derived from the Spanish words Punta Pinal meaning point of pines. It was an accurate description for this area when it was discovered by Panfilo de Narvaez in 1528, 36 years after Columbus arrived in the Caribbean and 37 years before the founding of the city of St. Augustine.
Established January 1,1912 after a local referendum passed calling for the separation from Hillsborough County. It became the state’s 48th county.
US Census Quick Facts: Pinellas County Florida