Pinellas County, Florida

county in Florida, United States of America

Pinellas County is a county in the U.S. state of Florida. Pinellas County was created in 1911.

Pinellas County
Clearwater Beach
Clearwater Beach
Official logo of Pinellas County
Map of Florida highlighting Pinellas County
Location within the U.S. state of Florida
Map of the United States highlighting Florida
Florida's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 27°54′N 82°44′W / 27.9°N 82.74°W / 27.9; -82.74
Country United States
State Florida
FoundedJanuary 1, 1912
Named forSpanish Punta Piñal ("Point of Pines")
Largest citySt. Petersburg
 • Total608 sq mi (1,570 km2)
 • Land274 sq mi (710 km2)
 • Water334 sq mi (870 km2)  55.0%
 • Total959,107
 • Density3,491/sq mi (1,348/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)

References change

  1. "QuickFacts: Pinellas County, Florida". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved August 15, 2023.