Lake Helen - Florida
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N 28° 58.841 W 081° 13.900
17R E 477431 N 3205867
Lake Helen is a city in Volusia County, Florida, United States. The population was 2,624 at the 2010 census. Lake Helen was named after its founder's daughter.(Wikipedia)
Waymark Code: WMP818
Location: Florida, United States
Date Posted: 07/17/2015
Published By:Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
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Known as the “Gem of Florida”, Lake Helen was founded by Henry DeLand and named after his daughter. Intended as one of the prettiest and most pleasant towns in Florida, the residents are proud of the well preserved Victorian architecture and small-town atmosphere. Incorporated as the Town of Lake Helen on October 24, 1888.
With a population of 2700, Lake Helen's land area is approximately 4 square miles. There are 20 miles of paved roads and 4 miles of unpaved roads. The City's recreational facilities include Blake Park, Royal Park, Lake Macy Park, Melissa Park, Mitchell Sports Complex. Equestrian Center/Trailhead, as well as Asa Gray Park.
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