Florida's seven most population counties are Miami-Dade, Broward, Palm Beach, Hillsborough, Orange, Pinellas and Duval. These counties include the seven large cities; Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Palm Beach, Tampa, Orlando, Saint Petersburg and Jacksonville. In 1970 61% of Florida's population resided in these seven counties. By 2000 this percentage had decreased to 54% with 46% of the population living in other counties. In 2017 an estimated 51.9% of the population resided in the largest seven counties, with 48.1% of the population living in the other 60 counties.