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Pros

-Attractive setting
-Historic interest
-Leisure activities

Cons

-Cost of living
-Tourist impact
-Crime rates


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Sarasota is an affluent resort community with an interesting history. In the late 1880’s, golf was introduced to the area from Scotland, and today, there are more than 30 golf courses near downtown. Leftover Scottish influence defines the appearance of many buildings. Led in part by the Ringling family of circus fame, the area became a top resort and real estate investment attraction in the 1920’s.

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Resort-city complex - Central Florida Gulf Coast, starting 25 miles south of the Tampa–St. Petersburg area See Local Real Estate
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City: South Sarasota
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Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 11 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About South Sarasota


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in South Sarasota is 4.50 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. South Sarasota jobs have Increased by 2.97 percent. Learn more...
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, South Sarasota's cost of living is 34.90% Higher than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare South Sarasota's Cost of Living
    POPULATION
    South Sarasota's population is 4,531 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -14.48 percent. Learn more...
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 30 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in South Sarasota is $382,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -19.82%. Check out the homes in the area.
    SCHOOLS
    South Sarasota public schools spend $12,743 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14 students per teacher in South Sarasota. Learn more...

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