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Longboat Key, Manatee County, FL Real Estate and Homes for Sale

Longboat Key is a tranquil, elegant, upscale barrier island community located to the west of Sarasota on Florida’s West Coast. The Town lies within Manatee County on the north end and the southern portion is in Sarasota County. The island is surrounded by the gorgeous Gulf of Mexico and serene Sarasota Bay. The area is popular among retirees and is also a desirable resort and second home community. Longboat Key has a population of approximately 8,000 permanent residents which increases to approximately 21,000 during tourist season. The island features many unique and expensive Gulf front condominiums in distinctive high rise buildings as well as single family homes on canals mostly on the Bay side. Gulf of Mexico Drive is the only main thoroughfare and runs north-south through the eleven mile long island. Entry to the town is via draw bridges, from the south by New Pass Bridge connecting Longboat Key and Lido Key and Longboat Pass Bridge on the north leading to Anna Maria Island. Three small shopping centers are located on the island: Whitney Beach Shopping Plaza, The Centre Shops of Longboat Key, and Avenue of the Flowers Shopping Plaza. St. Armands Circle is an enchanting circle of fine shops and gourmet restaurants. There are more than 150 stores located on this renowned Key and you can spend the day exploring the shops and relaxing in the restaurants. Whether you’re looking for high fashion clothing and jewelry boutiques or casual beachwear, you can find it on St. Armands Key. Sarasota’s many cultural centers are only minutes away from Longboat key, including the Van Wezel Performing Arts Center, Asolo Theater, Ringling Museum, Sarasota Ballet and Opera, and several other live theaters. The area is populated by wildlife as well. These waters are home to manatee, dolphins, and fish, while pelicans, osprey, and a variety of shorebirds call land home. For active young families to retirees considering a distinctive home or condominium, Real Estate agent Sue Klement knows Longboat Key and can guide you in your search. Give Sue a call anytime, 941-720-4107 or email her at: suevvk@tampabay.rr.com

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Manatee County
Demographic Information

399,710POPULATION
AS OF 2020
27 minutesAVERAGE
COMMUTE TIME
$59,009MEDIAN
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
$33,853PER CAPITA
INCOME
435POPULATION
PER SQUARE MILE
742.93SQUARE MILES
OF LAND
89.7%HIGH SCHOOL
GRADUATE
29.8%BACHELOR'S DEGREE
OR HIGHER
Fips
Fips Code 12081
Population
2010 to 2019 Change up 24.9%
2010 Count 322,833
2019 Estimate 403,253
2010 Estimate 322,879
Age Distribution (Years Old)
0 to 4 4.5%
5 to 17 17.9%
18 to 64 49.3%
65 and Older 28.3%
Gender
Male 48.4%
Female 51.6%
Computer and Internet use
Households with a computer 92.2%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription 83.4%
Language
English is Second Language, Age 5+ 17.7%
English is First Language, Age 5+ 82.3%
Veterans
Veterans 32,335
Income
People in Poverty 11.3%
Housing
Total Housing Units 198,824
Households 145,356
Average Household Size 2.61
Owner-Occupied 72.9%
Multi-Family 24.4%
Owner-Occupied Median Value $238,500
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage $1,593
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage $532
Median gross rent $1,144
Building Permits
New Private Housing Issued 2020 5,052
Years at Residence
1 Year or More 84.4%
Less Than 1 Year 15.6%
Business and Employment
Private non-farm Establishments 9,512
Private non-farm Employment 107,967
Private non-farm Employment Growth up 3.3%
Nonemployer Establishments 34,301
Number of Firms 29,957
Business Production
Value of Shipments $2,338,019,000
Wholesale Trade $1,628,825,000
Retail Trade $4,191,101,000
Retail Sales Per Capita $12,552
Accommodation and Food Services $532,856,000
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