Florida became the 27th state on March 3, 1845. Tallahassee is the state capital. There are currently 67 counties each with a courthouse.




Click on a county below to learn more:

Alachua Baker Bay  Bradford Brevard
Broward Calhoun  Chatlotte  Citrus Clay
Collier Columbia De Soto Dixie Duval 
Escambia Flagler Franklin  Gadsden Gilchrist
Glades Gulf  Hamilton Hardee  Hendry
Hernando  Highlands Hillsborough Holmes Indian River
Jackson Jefferson  Lafayette Lake  Lee
Leon  Levy  Liberty  Madison Manatee 
Marion  Martin  Miami-Dade Monroe Nassau
Okaloosa  Okeechobee  Orange  Osceola Palm Beach
Pasco Pinelass Polk  Putnam Saint Johns
St. Lucie  Santa Rosa Sarasota Seminole  Sumter 
Suwannnee  Taylor Union Volusia Wakulla
 Walton Washington

Florida Supreme Court


Court of Appeal Judicial Districts


District 1 – Tallahassee

District 2 – Lakeland / Tampa

District 3 – Miami

District 4 – West Palm Beach

District 5 – Daytona Beach




Old State Capitol – Tallahassee




State Capitol – Tallahassee




Governor Mansion – Tallahasssee