Lake Nona, Florida
Lake Nona is a 7,000-acre mixed-use master planned community on the eastern side of Orlando, just 5 miles from Orlando International Airport. Lake Nona is home to a life sciences cluster known as the Lake Nona Medical City, as well as numerous retail centers, recreational facilities, and residential communities. For fitness enthusiasts, Lake Nona boasts 44 miles of paved and unpaved trails suitable for fitness and nature hiking.
With a population of over 50,000, Lake Nona is one of the fastest growing and most desirable areas to build a custom home in Central Florida. The community is named for a large lake in the northern part of the region which features the gorgeous Lake Nona Golf and Country Club on one shore.
Lake Nona Medical City is an emerging biomedical research and educational hub which includes the University of Central Florida College of Medicine and Health Sciences Campus, the Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute, the Orlando VA Medical Center, Nemours Children’s Hospital, and the University of Florida Research and Academic Center. Additionally, Lake Nona has two branch university campuses, including a Florida Tech Lake Nona campus and Valencia College.
In 2016, the United States Tennis Association will complete it’s 270,000-square-foot tennis complex, the largest in the nation, for it’s Community Tennis and Player Development divisions, where it will house over 100 tennis courts.
In just the past 5 years, the population nearly doubled to its current level as the Medical City and numerous business opened in the area. It is estimated that by 2020, the Lake Nona population could be as high as 75,000, while others put the figure more or less around 100,000 strong, with the latter statistic becoming more practical due to the fact that there are nearly 20,000 homes under construction or planned in the Lake Nona area. Most of the residents are affluent and in the upper middle class, attracted by the proximity to Orlando’s emerging Medical City.
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