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Dunedin, Florida

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Welcome to Dunedin ...

The coastal city of Dunedin is located in Pinellas County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Dunedin has a population of 36,537 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Dunedin.

Dunedin is near sea level<3>.

Time Zone: Dunedin lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Dunedin lies within the (727) area code.

The ZIP codes for Dunedin: 34697-34698<4>

Websites for Dunedin ...

Official Website:

Junior League:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Dunedin had an population of 36,537 people. This is an increase of 3.44% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.37% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Dunedin had a population of 35,321 people. This makes Dunedin the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Dunedin represents 0.19% of the population of Florida (which has 18,801,310 people), making it the state's 72nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 35,321 people, the population of Dunedin decreased 1.04% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 35,691 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Dunedin.

Adding Dunedin to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Dunedin 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 Dunedin was on a map titled Road Map for Florida (from Shell Oil, 1956).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Dunedin on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Dunedin ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Dunedin - they are located in Ontario (2), Prince Edward Island and Virginia (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Dunedin.

Communities near Dunedin ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Dunedin.

  • Tampa [Hillsborough County]
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    • Tampa [Hillsborough County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Dunedin
    • Estimated population in 2019: 399,700 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tampa<6>
  • Saint Petersburg [Pinellas County]
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    • Saint Petersburg [Pinellas County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Dunedin
    • Estimated population in 2019: 265,351 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Petersburg<6>
  • Largo [Pinellas County]
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    • Largo [Pinellas County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Dunedin
    • Estimated population in 2019: 84,948 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Largo<6>
  • Pinellas Park [Pinellas County]
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    • Pinellas Park [Pinellas County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Dunedin
    • Estimated population in 2019: 53,637 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pinellas Park
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pinellas Park<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Tarpon Springs [Pinellas County]
    • Seminole [Pinellas County]
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      • Seminole [Pinellas County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Dunedin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,838 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seminole<6>
    • New Port Richey [Pasco County]
    • Gulfport [Pinellas County]
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      • Gulfport [Pinellas County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Dunedin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,342 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gulfport<6>
    • Treasure Island [Pinellas County]
    • Kenneth City [Pinellas County]
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      • Kenneth City [Pinellas County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Dunedin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,121 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kenneth City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kenneth City<6>

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 Dunedin. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Dunedin.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Dunedin. 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 Dunedin.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Dunedin. See our Newspapers Page for Dunedin.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dunedin ...

Looking for more information about Dunedin? 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 Dunedin, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Dunedin.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Florida

About Pinellas County

About Florida

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Dunedin:

The official website for Pinellas County:

The official website for State of Florida:

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Florida's counties, including Pinellas, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Dunedin.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dunedin - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Dunedin). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Dunedin or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Dunedin includes: 34697 & 34698.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Dunedin) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Dunedin. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from DunedinOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dunedin. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 28.0195, Longitude: -82.7635    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






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