Q:

In what Florida County is The Villages retirement home located?

A:

Quick Answer

The Villages is a very large retirement community located in Central Florida, 15 miles south of Ocala. The Villages is comprised of many neighborhoods that spread over parts of Lake, Marion and Sumter Counties, according to The Villages Community Development Districts website.

Continue Reading

Full Answer

In the 1970s, developers created a mobile home park called Orange Blossom Gardens located in the City of Lady Lake and unincorporated parts of Lake County, Florida. In the years since then, additional development expanded into Sumter and Marion counties. According to Slate magazine, The Villages is the largest gated retirement community in the world, and its total area is larger than the island of Manhattan.

Learn more about Real Estate

Related Questions

Explore