St. Augustine, Florida

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St. Augustine is a city in the northeast section of Florida and the county seat of St. Johns County, Florida, United States.[1] Founded in 1565 by Spanish explorer and admiral Pedro Menéndez de Avilés, it is the oldest continuously occupied European-established city and port in the continental United States.[2] St. Augustine lies in a region of Florida known as "The First Coast", which extends from Amelia Island in the north to Jacksonville, St. Augustine, and Palm Coast in the south. According to the 2000 census, the city population was 11,592; in 2004, the U.S. Census Bureau estimated that the population had reached 12,157.[3] St. Augustine is the headquarters for the Florida National Guard.

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