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The earliest known European explorers came with the Spanish conquistador Juan Ponce de León.
In order to induce settlers to move to Florida, reports of its natural wealth were published in England.The Spanish encouraged slaves from the southern British colonies to come to Florida as a refuge, promising freedom in exchange for conversion to Catholicism.King Charles II of Spain issued a royal proclamation freeing all slaves who fled to Spanish Florida and accepted conversion and baptism. Augustine, but escaped slaves also reached Pensacola. Augustine had mustered an all-black militia unit defending Spain as early as 1683.Florida is the 22nd-most extensive (65,755 sq mi—170,304 km) of the U. The Miami metropolitan area is Florida's most populous urban area. About two-thirds of Florida occupies a peninsula between the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean. It was a principal location of the Seminole Wars against the Native Americans, and racial segregation after the American Civil War.Florida has the longest coastline in the contiguous United States, approximately 1,350 miles (2,170 km), not including the contribution of the many barrier islands. The climate varies from subtropical in the north to tropical in the south. Today, Florida is distinctive for its large Cuban expatriate community and high population growth, as well as for its increasing environmental issues.
A large number of British settlers who were described as being "energetic and of good character" moved to Florida, mostly coming from South Carolina, Georgia and England.