Florida State Road 62
State Road 62
|Maintained by FDOT|
|Length||37.433 mi (60.243 km)|
|Counties||Manatee and Hardee|
The paved SR 62 is only two lanes wide over its entire route and cuts through the Manatee River basin. The road crosses Horse Creek and the North Fork of the Manatee River. It provides access to the Tampa Bay area from Hardee County.
Inside Duette, SR 62 meets with the intersection of Keentown Road. Keentown Road is a 1.8-mile (2.9 km) dirt road that leads into the hamlet of Keentown, a farming community. There are only 3 major junctions on this highway, Florida State Road 37, CR 39, and CR 663.
In Hardee County, the road does not turn to the left or right for 14 miles (23 km) on its way to its southern terminus at U.S. Route 17.
|||8.326||13.399||Saffold Road||to CR 579|
|Hardee||Fort Green Springs||29.957||48.211||west end of CR 663 concurrence|
|||30.469||49.035||east end of CR 663 concurence|
|1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi|
- List of state highways in Florida
- List of highways numbered 62
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