ST. PETERSBURG, FL – St. Petersburg is located along the gulf coast of Florida with the city’s tagline colorfully animated on banners throughout the city that read:
You Are My Sunshine City
It’s warm and sunny in St. Pete year round, perfect for activities such as boating, fishing, laying out on the beach and golfing to name a few.
The city was founded in 1888. This was the same year the Hotel Detroit opened, the first hotel for the City of St. Pete.
The Edge District, full of boutiques and eateries, runs along Central Avenue Past 9th Street that is now Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Street.
Mayor: Rick Kriseman
Population: 253,693 (2014)
City of St. Petersburg
P.O. Box 2842, St. Petersburg, FL 33731
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