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Daytona Beach, Florida
Welcome to Daytona Beach ...
When the people of Daytona Beach refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use daytonan<2>
A typical abbreviation for Daytona Beach: Daytona Bch.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Daytona Beach has a population of 69,260 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Daytona Beach.
In the past, Daytona Beach was named Daytona and Kingston. For more information about the names of Daytona Beach, see The Names of Daytona Beach on our Genealogy Page.
Daytona Beach is near sea level<4>.
Time Zone: Daytona Beach lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Daytona Beach is located in the (386) area code.
The ZIP codes for Daytona Beach: 32114-32122, 32124-32126, 32198<5>
Websites for Daytona Beach ...
Official Website: www.codb.us/
Chamber of Commerce: www.daytonachamber.com/
Junior League: jldb.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Daytona Beach had an population of 69,260 people. This is an increase of 13.53% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 8.03% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Daytona Beach had a population of 61,005 people (which is 12.33% of the total population of Volusia County). This makes Daytona Beach the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Daytona Beach represents 0.32% of the total population of Florida (which has 18,801,310 people), making it the state's 36th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 61,005 people, the population of Daytona Beach decreased 4.85% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 64,112 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Daytona Beach.
Communities near Daytona Beach ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Daytona Beach.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Daytona Beach. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Daytona Beach.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Daytona Beach. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Daytona Beach.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Daytona Beach. Our list includes 14 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Daytona Beach.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Daytona Beach ...
Looking for more information about Daytona Beach? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Daytona Beach, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Daytona Beach.
Adding Daytona Beach to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Daytona Beach in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Daytona Beach was on a map titled Road Map for Florida (from Shell Oil, 1956).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Daytona Beach on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Daytona Beach: www.codb.us/
The official website for Volusia County: www.volusia.org/
The official website for State of Florida: www.myflorida.com/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2022