Site of the former Hernando Church of the Nazarene along US 41
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Location in Citrus County and the state of Florida
Hernando is located in northeastern Citrus County at Citrus Springs to the northwest, Pine Ridge to the west, Citrus Hill to the southwest, Inverness Highlands North to the south, and Marion County to the north. The eastern edge of the CDP extends into Tsala Apopka Lake, a network of lakes and wetlands that are part of the Withlacoochee River system. (28.929498, -82.374340). It is bordered by
According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 35.6 square miles (92.1 km2), of which 31.7 square miles (82.1 km2) is land and 3.9 square miles (10.0 km2), or 10.85%, is water.