Lake County Florida

 

Jeff Carlino, CCIM

Jeff Carlino, CCIM

Lake County Florida is a county located in the state of Florida, United States. In 2000 the population was 210,528. The Census Bureau estimated the population in 2008 to be 307,243. Its county seat is Tavares, Florida. Lake County Florida is part of the Orlando-Kissimmee, Florida, Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Lake County Florida was created in 1887 from portions of Sumter County, Florida and Orange County, Florida. It was named for the numerous lakes in the area. There are approximately 1,400 named lakes.

Lake County Florida is also home to Sugarloaf Mountain, the highest point in peninsular Florida, at 312 feet (95 m) above sea level.

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,156 square miles (2,995 km²), of which, 953 square miles (2,469 km²) of it is land and 203 square miles (526 km²) of it (17.58%) is water.

Adjacent Counties:
Volusia County, Florida – northeast, Orange County, Florida – east, Seminole County, Florida – east, Osceola County, Florida – southeast, Polk County, Florida – south, Sumter County, Florida – west, Marion County, Florida - northwest

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The census[4] of 2000, there were 210,528 people, 88,413 households, and 62,507 families residing in the county. Population density was 221 people per square mile (85/km²). There were 102,830 housing units at an average density of 108 per square mile (42/km²). The racial makeup of the county was 87.46% White, 8.31% Black or African American, 0.33% Native American, 0.79% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 1.88% from other races, and 1.18% from two or more races. 5.61% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.


Incorporated Cities:

Town of Astatula Florida, City of Clermont Florida , City of Eustis Florida , City of Fruitland Park Florida, City of Groveland Florida, Town of Howey-in-the-Hills Florida, Town of Lady Lake Florida , City of Leesburg Florida, City of Mascotte Florida, City of Minneola Florida, Town of Montverde Florida, City of Mount Dora Florida, City of Tavares Florida, City of Umatilla Florida.

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Unincorporated Cities:Altoona Florida, Astor Florida, Bassville Park Florida, Citrus Ridge Florida, Ferndale Florida, Lake Kathryn Florida, Lake Mack-Forest Hills Florida, Lanier, Florida, Lisbon Florida, Mount Plymouth Florida, Okahumpka Florida, Orange Bend Florida, Paisley Florida, Pine Lakes Florida, Pittman Florida, Silver Lake Florida, Sorrento Florida, The Villages Florida, Yalaha Florida.

Government links/Constitutional offices

Lake County Board of County Commissioners
Lake County Supervisor of Elections
Lake County Property Appraiser
Lake County Sheriff’s Office
Lake County Tax Collector

Special districts

Lake County School Board
St. Johns River Water Management District
Southwest Florida Water Management District

Judicial branch

Lake County Clerk of Circuit and County Courts
Public Defender, 5th Judicial Circuit of Florida serving CitrusHernando, Lake, Marion, and Sumter counties
Office of the State Attorney, 5th Judicial Circuit of Florida
5th Judicial Circuit of Florida

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