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Earleton, Florida
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Earleton, Florida is located in Florida
Earleton, Florida
Earleton, Florida
Location in Florida
Country United States
State Florida
County Alachua
180 ft (50 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
Area code(s) 352
GNIS feature ID 294372
Earleton, Florida historical marker
(front and back)
A color photograph of the front of the plaque at Earleton, Florida
A color photograph of the back of the plaque at Earleton, Florida

Earleton is an unincorporated community in Alachua County, Florida, United States. The community is located on County Road 1469, 5 miles (8.0 km) southeast of Waldo, on the west shore of Lake Santa Fe. In 1888, the community had a hotel, general store, school and church. Vegetables were shipped from the area to the northern states, and wine was produced from locally grown grapes. A post office named "Rosetta" was established in 1886. The name was changed to "Earleton" in 1887. The ZIP code is 32631.

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