Quick facts

  • Named in honor of St. Peter and not Peter the Great, the founder of the city.
    The name can be translated as "The City of St. Peter". St. Petersburg, FL was named in honor of St. Petersburg, Russia by Russian-born railroad builder Piotr Dementyev (Peter Demens)

  • The city is located in the delta of the Neva River on numerous islands, a fact which prompted some observers to call it "The City on 101 Islands".

  • The most Northern city in the world with a population of over 1 million.

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