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Sarasota is a city in Sarasota County on the Southwestern coast of Florida, USA. Its official limits include Sarasota Bay and several barrier islands between the bay and the Gulf of Mexico. These islands (known as keys) include Siesta Key and Lido Key and are famous worldwide for the quality of their beaches. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Sarasota had a population of 54,349 in 2004.. Sarasota is a principal city of the Sarasota-Bradenton-Venice, Florida Metropolitan Statistical Area, and is the seat of Sarasota County.

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Nickname: Paradise
Coordinates: 27°20′14″N 82°32′7″W / 27.33722, -82.53528
Country Flag of the United States United States
State Flag of Florida Florida
County  Sarasota
Incorporated 1902
Government
 - Type Commission-Manager
 - Mayor Lou Ann Palmer
 - City Manager Robert J. Bartolotta
Area
 - Total 25.93 sq mi (67.2 km²)
 - Land 14.89 sq mi (38.6 km²)
 - Water 11.04 sq mi (28.6 km²)  42.58%
Elevation 16 ft (7 m)
Population (1 July 2005)[3]
 - Total 52,715
 - Density 3,539.8/sq mi (1,366.7/km²)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 - Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 34230 - 34243
Area code(s) 941
FIPS code 12-64175
GNIS feature ID 0290675
Website: http://www.sarasotagov.com
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