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Area Information

Driving Distance
To Orlando From...
Albuquerque 1741
Anaheim 2398
Atlanta 439
Boston 1288
Chicago 1156
Dallas 1099
Denver 1861
Fort Lauderdale 183
Indianapolis 971
Kansas City 1249
Lake Tahoe 2896
Las Vegas 2326
Los Angeles 2533
Miami 229
Nashville 687
New Orleans 644
New York 1083
Palm Beaches 151
Pensacola 449
Philadelphia 985
Phoenix 2151
San Diego 2446
San Francisco 2909
Seattle 3112
Silicon Valley 2888
Tampa 87
Washington D.C. 843
Driving distance quotes are in miles and
are estimates. Your mileage may vary.

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Orlando Facts & Statistics

The climate here is subtropical, with mild weather year-round. The average annual temperature is about 72 degrees F (22 degrees C).
Average temperatures:
Jan: 49-71 Fahrenheit/9-22 Celsius; Feb: 50-73 F/10-23 C; Mar: 55-78 F/13-26 C; Apr: 83-60 F/28-16 C; May: 66-88 F/19-31 C; Jun: 72-90 F/22-32 C; Jul: 73-92 F/23-33 C; Aug: 73-92 F/23-33 C; Sep: 72-90 F/23-33 C; Oct: 66-85 F/19-30 C; Nov: 58-78 F/14-25 C; Dec: 51-73 F/11-23 C.
Greater Orlando is home to over 1.4 million residents, spaning over the 4 counties that comprise the Orlando area: Orange, Osceola, Seminole and Lake counties.
Area Geography
Greater Orlando is located approximately at the center of the state. It consists of 4 counties occupying about 3,000 square miles. It is about an hour drive to the east from the Atlantic Ocean, and 75 miles to the Gulf Coast on the West.
Sales or Use Tax
Sales tax is 6%. Resort tax is 4%.
Important Numbers
Emergency Numbers: Dial 911 for police and medical emergencies. Time: 407-646-3131. Weather: 407-851-7510. Orlando Convention and Visitors Bureau: 407-363-5800 or 1-800-643-9492.
Telephone Codes
Greater Orlando area codes are 407 and 321.
Time Zone
Eastern Standard Time (EST), five hours behind Greenwich Mean Time (GMT). Daylight Saving Time is observed from the first Sunday in April to the last Sunday in October.
Electrical Current
Electrical devices here run on 110/115 volt, 60-cycle current. International visitors therefore may need to use adapters or converters.
US Dollar ($). Numerous money exchanges are available. Most major airports, banks and American Express offices are able to exchange foreign currency.

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