is a city in Citrus County, Florida, United States. The population was 6,789 at the 2000 census. As of 2007, the population recorded by the U.S. Census Bureau is 7,248. It is the county seat of Citrus County.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 8.1 square miles (21.0 km²), of which, 7.3 square miles (18.9 km²) of it is land and 0.8 square miles (2.1 km²) of it (10.12%) is water.