Florida Panhandle

The Florida Panhandle is a region of , in the north west of the state. It has long been popular for its beaches along the Gulf of Mexico. It includes the inland city of Tallahassee – the state capital and home of Florida State and Florida A&M Universities, and Pensacola, a city close to the border with Alabama.

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is the capital city of , in the Florida Panhandle region of the state. Photo: UrbanTallahassee, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a historic beach city in northwest , in the . Photo: Ebyabe, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is in the Florida Panhandle region of . Photo: Ebyabe, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The , also called the Miracle Strip, is in the Florida Panhandle and consists of the coastal regions of Escambia, Santa Rosa, Okaloosa, Walton, and Bay counties. Photo: M.Fitzsimmons, CC BY-SA 3.0.


The is a coastal stretch of the Florida Panhandle so named for being left out of Florida tourism promotions for several years in a row. Photo: Ebyabe, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a region in the Florida Panhandle between the Apalachicola and Suwannee Rivers. Photo: Ebyabe, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Florida Panhandle

Latitude of center
30.3201° or 30° 19' 12.5" north
Longitude of center
-85.0855° or 85° 5' 7.7" west
43 feet (13 metres)
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