Sq ft: 1,881
Sub Div: SPRING RIDGE
Sq ft: 3,136
Sub Div: NONE
Sq ft: 1,803
Sub Div: TRAILS AT RIVARD
Sq ft: 1,280
Sub Div: AYERS
Sq ft: 3,126
Sub Div: ROYAL OAKS ESTATE
Sq ft: 1,634
Sub Div: ISTACHATTA ACRES UNREC
Sq ft: 5,917
Sub Div: UNPLATTED
Sq ft: 2,680
Sub Div: BELL TERRACE
Sq ft: 2,907
Sub Div: LANGWORTHY-CLASS 1 SUB
Sq ft: 1,782
Sub Div: SCHUELE-CLASS 1 SUB
Sq ft: 2,142
Sub Div: PONCE DELEON - YONTZ TO CO LINE
Sq ft: 3,484
Sub Div: ACREAGE
Sq ft: 2,359
Sub Div: SPRINGWOOD ESTATE
Sq ft: 2,177
Sub Div: SPRINGWOOD ESTATE
Sq ft: 1,370
Sub Div: ACREAGE
Sq ft: 920
Sub Div: POTTERFIELD GARDEN AC - K
Sq ft: 920
Sub Div: BROOKRIDGE COMM
Actives Activity Chart
Sold Activity Chart
|1 Bed Homes Sold in Brooksville (9)||$ 57,400|
|2 Bed Homes Sold in Brooksville (223)||$ 98,941|
|3 Bed Homes Sold in Brooksville (1001)||$ 165,387|
|4 Bed Homes Sold in Brooksville (412)||$ 221,513|
|5+ Bed Homes Sold in Brooksville (61)||$ 303,761|
|1 Bed Condos Sold in Brooksville (2)||$ 39,400|
|2 Bed Condos Sold in Brooksville (217)||$ 60,136|
|3 Bed Condos Sold in Brooksville (221)||$ 79,168|
|4 Bed Condos Sold in Brooksville (30)||$ 164,473|
|5+ Bed Condos Sold in Brooksville (2)||$ 106,450|
Located few miles east of Spring Hill, Brooksville is a city in Hernando County, for which it serves as the county seat. It lies about an hour north of Tampa along the so-called Nature Coast in Florida. The geographic center of the state is positioned approximately 12 miles away from here. Brooksville is part of the Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater Metropolitan Statistical Area. Once referred to as the "Home of the Tangerine," the suburban city used to be a major citrus producer in the region.
Settlers arrived at the present location of Brooksville after being forced by lack of potable water to leave Fort DeSoto, a military fort built for protection from attacks by Native Americans. Some moved further south and created a community known as Pierceville. Another community named Melendez was formed northwest of Pierceville. Both of these towns were combined to create the new town of Brooksville, which became the county seat of Hernando County in 1856. But the name of the Pierceville post office was not changed until 1871. The town was named after South Carolina statesman Preston Brooks, who is reputed for the brutal caning of abolitionist Senator Charles Sumner on the floor of the Senate in 1856. The City of Brooksville was incorporated in October 1880.
The growth of this city has been rather slow, but it has been fair steady nevertheless. The population has risen from just about 1,000 in 1920 to around 8,000 today. A 2015 census estimate put the total number of residents at 7,854. As of U.S. Census of 2010, almost half of the population was 45 years or older, with the median age of city inhabitants put at 44 years. Notable people from here include former Florida Governor William Sherman Jennings, former American Congressman and Florida Attorney General Bill McCollum, NFL defensive tackle Jerome Brown and Cincinnati Reds pitcher Bronson Arroyo.
A very popular community in Brooksville is Brookridge. This is a master-planned, deed-restricted community featuring manufactured homes and targeted at people aged 55 years or older. Lots are individually-owned in the safe Brookridge Community which boasts access to many great amenities and an 18-hole golf course.
Many exciting events are held in Brooksville throughout the year. One of the popular festivals here is the annual Blueberry Festival held in downtown with live music performances. The city hopes this growing event will one day achieve similar status as the Strawberry Festival that is celebrated annually in Plant City. There are also monthly events for residents and visitors. This historic community has several quaint homes and pleasant cobble stone streets.
Exciting activities that can be enjoyed around Brooksville include kayaking, fishing, canoeing and camping. Hiking and biking opportunities exist in the Withlacoochee State Forest which boasts one of the finest trails in the nation. The 36-hole World Woods golf course is another place to enjoy superb golfing in the city.
Named in 2000 as the Outstanding Rural Community of the Year in Florida, Brooksville is rich in history and offers many facilities to make for comfortable living. In addition, senior citizens are specially catered for here with a community entirely exclusive to them. For public transit, the suburban city is served by the Purple route of THE Bus.
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Currently Brooksville has 164 roperties on the market for sale. The inventory was last updated 04/19/2018. Of these properties, 121 single family homes are for sale by their owners in Brooksville, and 37 condos are for sale by their owners in Brooksville. The average price of the single family homes for sale in Brooksville, is $393,696, the average condo price in Brooksville, is $105,586. The average price per square foot of the active inventory is $157. This is based the living area square footage.
Over the last year, there have been 2,225 of properties sold in Brooksville. Of these properties, 1,706 single family homes have sold by their owners in Brooksville, and 472 condos have sold by their owners in Brooksville. The average sales price of the single family homes sold in Brooksville, is $2,467,860. Single family homes have been selling for 92 per square foot of living area. The average sales price of the condos for sale in Brooksville, is $75,787. Condos have been selling for $55 per square foot of living area.
The most active subdivisions with listings for sale in Brooksville, are: BROOKRIDGE COMM (31 for sale) , ACREAGE (13 for sale) , SOUTHERN HILLS PLANTATION PH 2 (10 for sale) , HERNANDO OAKS (10 for sale) , N A (9 for sale) , SILVERTHORN PH 2A (5 for sale) , ROYAL HIGHLANDS (5 for sale) , SPRINGWOOD ESTATE (4 for sale) , NA (4 for sale) and HERNANDO OAKS PH 1 (4 for sale) .
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