Lake Placid, Florida 

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Population

2,433

-9.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.2%

Median Income

$29,063

Median Home Price

$147,300

Best Places to Live in Lake Placid, Florida

Small town - Located in the center of Florida, about 130 miles from both Tampa and Orlando. November, December and April are the most pleasant months in Lake Placid, while August and July are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Mild winters
Affordability
Low traffic
Cons
Humid
Few amenities
Few cultural resources
 $179,000 
319 Fox Ridge Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1638 SqFt
 $445,000 
27 Dawg House Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 2912 SqFt
 $219,900 
3268 Popinjay Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1386 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Sebring Metro Area

The Sebring, FL metro area is located located in the center of Florida, about 130 miles from both Tampa and Orlando. Sebring is one of the smaller metros in the United States and is comprised of Highlands county.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Lake Placid
Zip Codes: 33852
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 138 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Lake Placid is 5.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lake Placid jobs have increased by 0.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Lake Placid's cost of living is 15.7% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Lake Placid's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
November, December and April are the most pleasant months in Lake Placid, while August and July are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Highlands county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Lake Placid's population is 2,433 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 9.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 20.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Lake Placid is $147,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 10.9%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Lake Placid public schools spend $9,021 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.4 students per teacher in Lake Placid. More Education



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Housing Market in Lake Placid

It's a good time to buy in Lake Placid. Home Appreciation is up 10.9% in the last 12 months. Browse Lake Placid Real Estate

The median home price in Lake Placid is $147,300. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Lake Placid   4 Reviews
Great little town in central FL - 3/16/2019
So, I bought a house in Lake Placid about 7 months ago and so far I love it. Real Estate is very reasonable and plenty of properties to pick from. Seems like prices... Read More

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Home prices in Lake Placid, Fl. - 12/6/2016
Your site states it is not a good time to buy a home in Lake Placid because home prices are down. Wouldn't that be the perfect time to... Read More

Lake Placid, Fl. - 12/8/2015
South Florida definitely has the best weather but that comes with a price. I'm retiring to the wide open spaces of Lake Placid. Cost of living is lower and home prices,... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN LAKE PLACID, FLORIDA
33852

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NEW LISTINGS IN LAKE PLACID
$179,000
319 Fox Ridge Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$445,000
27 Dawg House Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$219,900
3268 Popinjay Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$685,000
254 S Huntley Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 7

$224,900
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Bed 5 | Bath 5

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