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Davenport is a small town of about 2,000 people in the North eastern section of Polk County, in Central Florida, near Lake Tohopekaliga and Lake Marion. Its close proximity to Walt Disney World makes it a very popular destination for tourists wanting to visit the famous theme park. The greater area of Davenport includes the area up to the southern border of Lake County and the western border of Osceola County. The actual city of Davenport is quite small and has very little commercial enterprise. The greater Davenport area has several hotels/motels and restaurants and is growing rapidly.

Davenport is located only 10 miles (16 km) from Walt Disney World, along Interstate 4. It's situated about 30 miles (48 km) West of Orlando, and 54 miles (87 km) East of Tampa, both of which have international airports.

Nearby colleges include: Polk Community College, Webber College, Florida Southern, Warner Southern College, and Valencia College.

Davenport has a relatively warm climate, located in Central Florida's subtropical zone, and is warm and humid during the summertime with small, scattered thundershowers almost daily but they pass quickly. Davenport has high temperatures (F) ranging from the low 70's to the mid 90's, and low temperatures ranging from the upper 40's to the low 70's. The months June to September have average highs in the 90's as a rule, and those are also the months with the highest average precipitation.

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