Hi Kevin -
and welcome to the cycling community in general and this forum in particular!
To me it sounds like a stable 26" frame (for 26" wheels, that is), possibly equipped with thin tires and some additional features could be the right thing for you.
However, this is a matter of taste as well the general conditions for cycling, transportation and the US market (which I am not familiar with
It could be helpful if you would precise what purpose exactly you want the cycle for (everyday cycling/day trips? Touring with baggage? Races?) and, of course, how much you are willing or able to spend.
Once you've found the type
of bicycle that suits your needs you can start comparing (and testing!) the models you can actually get your hands on in Florida.
Greetings from Germany