Floridan Aquifer

The Floridan Aquifer


The Floridan Aquifer is one of the most productive sources of ground water in the United States.

In Brevard County, the Floridan Aquifer generally contains brackish water. For this reason, Cocoa located its well field in Orange County.

Supply Systems


Public-supply systems that draw water from the Floridan Aquifer include:
  • Tallahassee
  • Jacksonville
  • Gainesville
  • Orlando
  • Daytona Beach
  • St. Petersburg
  • Cocoa