The city of Orlando, also called "The City Beautiful", "O-Town" was settled in July 31, 1875 and encompasses the following counties: Orange. Orlando's government type is Mayor–Commission. It is comprised of the Mayor, who is currently Buddy Dyer (D).
Orlando encompasses land area: 102.4 sq mi (265 km2), water area: 8.3 sq mi (21 km2). According to the 2010 United States Census, the local population is 238,300. This equates to a population density of 2,327.3/sq mi (898.6/km2). Anyone living in the city is commonly known as a "Orlandoan". The local time zone is EST (UTC-5).
Local area codes are 321, 407. The Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) code for the city is 12-53000, which is used in computer filings when non-government agencies and contractors fulfill government contracts. Additional information and the official website of the city is found at www.cityoforlando.net.