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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5674 Lingle St, North Port, FL 34287

5674 Lingle St, North Port FL

$360,000
SOLD ON
10/24/2023
Single Family Home
3 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,237 Sq.Ft.
10,000 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 1981
-82.21
27.0382
SLD
4291 Apollo Ave, North Port, FL 34286

4291 Apollo Ave, North Port FL

$387,000
SOLD ON
1/5/2024
Single Family Home
3 bedrooms, 2 baths
2,014 Sq.Ft.
10,000 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 2007
-82.2013
27.0779
SLD
2387 Savannah Dr, North Port, FL 34289

2387 Savannah Dr, North Port FL

$475,000
SOLD ON
2/15/2024
Single Family Home
4 bedrooms, 2 baths
2,121 Sq.Ft.
8,806 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 2003
-82.1414
27.08
SLD
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