The City of North Port is located in Southwest Florida between Tampa and Fort Myers, about 10 miles inland from the Gulf of Mexico. This quaint city is surrounded with thick oaks and lush pine canopies boasting beautiful natural hot springs, and more than 95 miles of freshwater canals. The city was incorporated only 50 years ago, but has seen a 160% growth in population over the past few years. The City's population has a median age of 38 and is one of the youngest in the Southwest Florida region. Families are attracted to the area for its top notch schools, geographic convenience, job opportunities and some of the lowest property taxes in Florida. Small boutique stores offer excellent shopping, and the fresh seafood can’t be beat. Residents enjoy excellent fishing, boating, horseback riding on a year round basis.
- The population is 59,212 and has grown 160 percent since the year 2000
- The median home value in North Port is $147,400. North Port home values have gone up 10.6% over the past year and are predicted to rise 0.5% within the next year.
- The estimated median income is $46,923