North Port began some 45 years ago as North Port Charlotte. Situated in southern Sarasota County, this once sleepy hamlet is now a waking giant as newcomers discover its bucolic pleasures. ... more.With 77 square miles of land and an 8,000-acre state forest, North Port is Florida's third-largest city in land area. It is also the state's 4th fastest-growing municipality and accounts for 80 percent of the growth in Sarasota County schools.

 Once a favorite among retirees, today's North Port is an attractive destination for anyone looking for newer housing in an area noted for its family-friendly, small-town ambiance. Homebuyers will find a variety of residential real estate opportunities in the area. Sabal Trace and Duck Key each offer high-end homes. North Port Estates, a paradise for horse-lovers, is rich in recreational opportunities.

North Port has two golf courses, and 144 miles of waterways for fishing and boating, some with direct access to the Myakka River—designated a Florida Wild and Scenic River by the state legislature in 1985. It is one of only two rivers in Florida to be recognized with this special status.

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6275 N Biscayne Dr, North Port, FL 34291

6275 N Biscayne Dr, North Port FL

$595,000
SOLD ON
4/28/2022
Single Family Home
3 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,530 Sq.Ft.
133,075 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 1984
-82.2471
27.1109
SLD
6380 Mataro Ct, North Port, FL 34287

6380 Mataro Ct, North Port FL

$350,000
SOLD ON
8/23/2022
Single Family Home
3 bedrooms, 1 bath
1,253 Sq.Ft.
8,213 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 1962
-82.2525
27.0384
SLD
2620 Begonia Ter, North Port, FL 34286

2620 Begonia Ter, North Port FL

$605,000
SOLD ON
6/23/2022
Single Family Home
4 bedrooms, 2 baths
2,824 Sq.Ft.
30,000 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 2004
-82.1775
27.0581
SLD
3828 Junction St, North Port, FL 34288

3828 Junction St, North Port FL

$415,000
SOLD ON
7/26/2022
Single Family Home
3 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,409 Sq.Ft.
10,000 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 1995
-82.1284
27.0452
SLD
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