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Jupiter, Florida

town located in Palm Beach County, Florida

Jupiter is a town in Palm Beach County, Florida, USA. It is named after the Roman god Jupiter. The town is a suburb of Miami.

Jupiter, Florida
Location of Jupiter in Palm Beach County, Florida
Location of Jupiter in Palm Beach County, Florida
Coordinates: Coordinates: 26°55′34″N 80°6′18″W / 26.92611°N 80.10500°W / 26.92611; -80.10500
Country United States
State Florida
County Palm Beach
Government
 • MayorKaren J. Golonka
Area
 • Total21.1 sq mi (54.7 km2)
 • Land20.0 sq mi (51.8 km2)
 • Water1.1 sq mi (2.9 km2)
Elevation
3 ft (1 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total55,156
 • Density2,500.3/sq mi (965.4/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP codes
33400-33499
Area code(s)561
FIPS code12-35875[1]
GNIS feature ID0285000[2]

According to the United States census, there were 55,156 people living in Jupiter in 2010.[3] Some famous people who were born in or lived in Jupiter are: Tori Amos, Celine Dion, and Burt Reynolds.

ReferencesEdit

  1. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. "Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data". American FactFinder, United States Census Bureau, U.S. Department of Commerce. 2010. Retrieved 2013-06-23.

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