Sarasota County


North Port

Resort destinations and bustling city life right in your back yard!

  • A fast-growing, thriving city
    • The population more than doubled from 2000 to 2010!
  • Home to Warm Mineral Springs – an artesian health springs and resort
    • Often called “The Fountain of Youth” for its restorative health properties
    • On the U.S. National Register of Historic Places since 1977
  • Modern schools, with more being built all the time
  • The largest city in Sarasota County
  • Part of the Bradenton–Sarasota–Venice Metropolitan Area
  • Rich cultural arts offerings
    • Museums, Concerts
  • World renowned beaches
  • Quick access to Sarasota’s many islands
  • Over 40 golf courses within 20 miles (source:
  • Less than 20 minutes to Charlotte Harbor and the Gulf Islands
    • More than 70 parks, preserves, and recreational areas
    • One of SAIL magazines “10 Greatest Places to Sail”
  • 38 miles to Fort Myers
    • Major metropolitan city with museums, convert venues, and beaches
    • City of Palms Park, the Boston Red Socks spring training site
  • 84 miles to Tampa
    • Major Universities and professional sports teams
  • Less than 2 1/2 hours to Orlando attractions:
    • Disney World, Epcot Center, MGM
    • Universal Studios, Seaworld and so much more!