Learn More About Lake Mary, Florida
Currently there are 97 homes for sale, 12 condos and apartments for sale, 23 vacant land for sale and 20 townhomes for sale in Lake Mary
Learn More About Lake Mary, Florida
Considered one of Central Florida’s fastest-growing areas, Lake Mary is a city located in Seminole County, Florida. It has a total area of about 10 square miles, of which more than 10 percent is made up of water. The city of more than 16,000 is included in the Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford Metropolitan Statistical Area.
The City of Lake Mary began as a village. It originally consisted of two tiny settlements known as Bent’s Station and Belle Fontaine, which were located along the railroad linking Orlando to Sanford. Its chamber of commerce was established in January 1923, making it the oldest of such in the state of Georgia. The community was incorporated as the City of Lake Mary in August 1973. It was named in honor of the wife of Major William Randolph.
Lake Mary is decent community for the family. It had a total population of more than 16,000 people as of 2015. The number of residents has grown by about 40 percent since 2000. The city, which is made up of six neighborhoods, boasts some of the most sought-after homes in Florida, with this reflecting in prices. It is a somewhat ideal place for people seeking to live in a relatively more peaceful area. Perhaps, this explains why many of those who live here are in knowledge-based professions which are better suited for people living in serene areas.
While being perfect for families, Lake Mary is also great for businesses and many big companies maintain presence here. Verizon Financial Center and Mitsubishi Motors are two of the nationally-recognized names in this city, which also hosts the National Office of the American Automobile Association. Dixon Ticonderoga is based here. There are also several television studios in the community. The top employers in Lake Mary, as of 2011, included Convergys, Fiserv, The Bank of New York Mellon, AIG and Symantec.
Lake Mary boasts some of the best-educated people in the state of Georgia. The proportion of adult residents with at least a Bachelor’s degree is significantly higher than that of an average American city. There are about a dozen public and private schools in the area. These include Lake Mary Elementary School, Crystal Lake Elementary, Greenwood Lakes Middle School and Lake Mary High School. Public primary and secondary education is administered by Seminole County Public Schools. For college education, residents are served by the University of Central Florida and Seminole State College of Florida.
Major attractions in and around Lake City include the Church of the Nativity, Daytona Beach, Orlando Science Center and Disney attractions. There is a wide variety of recreational activities to be enjoyed in this area. This include golf, skate boarding, soccer, basketball and tennis. St. John’s River offers opportunity for fishing.
In summary, Lake Mary is a great place to live or work. It is home to several big businesses providing needed jobs to residents. The peaceful setting, decent school district, high number of college-educated adults and numerous recreational activities make the city an excellent choice for families. Money magazine ranked it the fourth-best place to live in America in August 2007.
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Currently Lake Mary has 152 properties on the market for sale. The inventory was last updated 09/24/2020. Of these properties, 97 single family homes are for sale by their owners in Lake Mary, and 12 condos are for sale by their owners in Lake Mary. The average price of the single family homes for sale in Lake Mary, is $502,024, the average condo price in Lake Mary, is $366,112. The average price per square foot of the active inventory is $127. This is based the living area square footage.
Over the last year, there have been 9,154 of properties sold in Lake Mary. Of these properties, 7,405 single family homes have sold by their owners in Lake Mary, and 777 condos have sold by their owners in Lake Mary. The average sales price of the single family homes sold in Lake Mary, is $507,829. Single family homes have been selling for 151 per square foot of living area. The average sales price of the condos for sale in Lake Mary, is $359,303. Condos have been selling for 117 per square foot of living area.
The most active subdivisions with listings for sale in Lake Mary, are:
Fountain Parke At Lake Mary Ph 2 (11 For Sale),
Grande Oaks At Heathrow (9 For Sale),
Griffin Park (8 For Sale),
Heathrow (5 For Sale),
Heathrow Woods (5 For Sale),
Notting Hill A Condo (5 For Sale),
Lake Mary Landings (4 For Sale),
Lake Mary Professional Campus A Condo (3 For Sale),
Cardinal Oaks Estates (3 For Sale),
Forest The (3 For Sale)
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This data up-to-date as of 09/24/2020