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Daytona Beach is a city in Volusia County.
The community was named after founder Mathias Day, who laid out the town in 1870.
The latitude of Daytona Beach is 29.210N. The longitude is -81.023W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 13 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 64,581.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Daytona Beach demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Volusia County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Daytona Beach area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 32119 ZIP code.
11% of Daytona Beach residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Daytona Beach ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Daytona Beach was $17,530, compared with $21,587 nationally.
19% of Daytona Beach residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.
Historic districts in Daytona Beach include South Beach Street Historic District ... View historic districts
Median rent in Daytona Beach, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $460. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $773.
Libraries in Daytona Beach include John H. Dickerson Heritage Library, S. Cornelia Young Memorial Library, Volusia County Library Center ... View libraries
Newspapers in Daytona Beach include Daytona Beach News-Journal
TV stations in Daytona Beach include WESH, WVEN.
Volusia County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Daytona Beach political report.
The average commute time for Daytona Beach workers is 20 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 52 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Daytona Beach between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 8.1 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was higher than the national norm.
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