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Welcome to Micanopy ...

The town of Micanopy is located in Alachua County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Micanopy has a population of 638 people<1> (see below for details).

Micanopy was established in 1821.

The community of Micanopy is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Micanopy is located in the (352) area code.

The ZIP code for Micanopy: 32667<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Micanopy had a population of 600 people. This makes Micanopy the county's 8th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 600 people, the population of Micanopy decreased 8.12% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 653 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Micanopy had an population of 638 people. This is an increase of 6.33% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.3% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Micanopy ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Archer   [Map]   1,191   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Fairfield   [Map]   ---   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Gainesville   [Map]   131,591   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hawthorne   [Map]   1,525   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Heijahs Town - Historic   [Map]   ---   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
McIntosh   [Map]   469   SE   5 miles [8 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Micanopy.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Micanopy. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Micanopy. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Micanopy.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Micanopy:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Micanopy ...

Looking for more information about Micanopy? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Micanopy, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Micanopy.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Micanopy. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
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Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
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 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Micanopy. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Alachua County: www.alachua-county.org/

The official website for State of Florida: www.myflorida.com/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Micanopy.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Micanopy - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 town (such as Micanopy). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Micanopy or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that begins in Micanopy. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Micanopy) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Micanopy. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Micanopy

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Micanopy. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.5070, Longitude: -82.2816     [Map].

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Micanopy.