Lake County Communities

Lake County is so named because of the many lakes within the county. This county makes up the Orlando Metro areas entire West side and about half of Orlando's Northern region. It extends North to the Ocala National Forest and South to Hwy 192 West of the Walt Disney World Resort area. The county itself is vast and is made up of 4 regions. The Forest Gateway region includes Astor, Altoona and the Eastern side of the Ocala National Forest. It is popular for camping, kayaking and fishing. The Northwest Lake region includes Fruitland Park, Leesburg and the Lady Lake community which is the Southwest portion of the massive The Villages Retirement Community. The area is popular for state parks, horse farms and has annual Bikefest and Mardi Gras events. The Golden Triangle region is home to the county seat in Tavares and includes some of the most beautiful communities in Lake County including Mount Dora, Eustis and Sorrento. It is a popular place for Seaplanes because of the large lakes and multiple seaplane bases. The South Lake Regions is home to Clermont, the largest city in Lake County and home to the National Training Center for Triathletes.  Explore the Lake County Communities below...

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Astor is a small community in North Lake County just South of Lake George.

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Clermont is the most populated area of Clermont and is about a 30 minute drive due West of Downtown Orlando. It is popular with buyers looking to live a typically quiet lifestyle, but like the convenience of having the city nearby.

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Eustis is a lakeside community just Northwest of Mount Dora and is built around Lake Eustis in Northwest Lake County.

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Fruitland Park

Fruitland Park is a lakeside community on the West shore of Lake Griffin and is directly North of the Leesburg community.

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Grand Island

Grand Island rests between the North shore of Lake Eustis and the South shore of Lake Yale and is home to around a dozen neighborhoods. It is a short drive to the Eustis community to its Southeast.

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Groveland is a charming rural area directly West of Clermont and features many farms and orchards. Popular with buyers looking for land at affordable prices and a quiet lifestyle.

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Howey In The Hills

Howey In The Hills is a rural but growing lakeside community on the shores of Little Lake Harris. It is directly north of the Clermont and Minneola communities in Northwest Lake County.

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Lady Lake

Lady Lake is a large and growing community just East of The Villages and North of Fruitland Park in Northwest Lake County.

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Leesburg is a large and popular lakeside community that is surround on both sides by lakes. Grand Island is to its East and Fruitland Park to its North.

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Mascotte is a rural and quite area located Northwest of the Groveland community in West Lake County.

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Minneola and a growing community directly North of Clermont, West of Montverde and South of Howey in the Hills.

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Montverde is a small community of around a dozen neighborhoods on the west shore of Lake Apopka. It is just West of the Orange county and Lake county boarder.

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Mount Dora

Mount Dora is a popular lakeside community on the East shores of Lake Dora. Home to many artists and quaint shops and charming restaurants.

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Sorrento is a landlocked community North of Apopka and East of Mount Dora.

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Tavares is a lakeside community on the North shores of Lake Dora. Mount Dora is its neighbor to the East, Leesburg to its West and Eustis to its North.

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Umatilla is a rural community dotted with lakes located North of Eustis in North Lake County.

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Yalaha is a small community on the South shores of Lake Harris. Leesburg is to its West and North and Howey in the Hills to its East.

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