Winter Garden FL Homes For Sale
Located in Western Orange County, Winter Garden, Florida is a beautiful small town that is sited just 14 miles west of downtown Orlando’s endless shopping, delicious restaurants, and world-renowned theme parks including Universal Studios, Sea World, and Disney World. Winter Garden has easy access to Highway 50, the East-West Expressway, and the Florida Turnpike. Known as “the land of pleasant living,” Winter Garden residents can enjoy a nature walk or bike ride down the West Orange Trail. The West Orange Trail is old railroad track beds that have been converted into miles of trails. Winter Garden also boasts two large city parks, a public boat ramp on Lake Apopka, and playground and picnic areas. Three recreational complexes create even more entertainment for Winter Parks’ children with opportunities to play little league baseball, football, softball, tennis, and swimming. Amazing shopping opportunities await the 30,065 residents of Winter Garden thanks to the Winter Garden Village at Fowler’s Grove with anchors that include a Super Target, Lowe’s, Best Buy, Staples, Ross, Old Navy, Linens N Things, Sports Authority, Party City, and Marshalls.
Citrus companies are still a major employer here, but many new companies have taken notice of Winter Garden and have opened for business including computer and investment companies. New businesses mean more new residential communities. Winter Garden has many housing options from condos to luxury estates. Some the stunning new communities located in Winter Garden are Independence, Summerport, Stoneybrook, and Isle of Lake Hancock.
Winter Garden is part of Orange County’s Public School System and is home to 12 elementary schools, three middle schools, and three high schools. Winter Garden is also the site of Westside Technical Center. Higher learning is available close to home with the University of Central Florida in Orlando, Valencia Community College, and Rollins College located within minutes of gorgeous Winter Park.
Winter Garden school information from Orange County Schools
Dining, Shopping & Entertainment
Plenty of existing establishments with many more being added as parts of this area are growing each year, including Winter Garden Village at Fowler’s Grove.