Here Are The 10 Oldest Towns In Florida…And They’re Loaded With History
Florida is an interesting place, with a very interesting history. It makes sense that some of the best places in our state are the charming and historic towns, especially the oldest ones. It’s difficult to pin down the oldest places in the state, because so many of our towns predate Florida as a state, or even as a U.S. territory. We settled on using the official date of incorporation to help us find the 10 oldest towns in Florida, but it’s all open to interpretation. These towns also happen to be great places to visit. Here are 1o of the oldest towns in Florida (not listed in any particular order):
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Have you been to any of these historic towns? Does your town have a lot of fascinating history? Please share it with us!