Longwood, Florida 

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Population

14,345

+2.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.7%

Median Income

$56,163

Median Home Price

$295,600

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Best Places to Live in Longwood, Florida

Diverse resort city - East-central Florida, about 25 miles from the Atlantic Coast. November, April and March are the most pleasant months in Longwood, while August and July are the least comfortable months.

Longwood, FL Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Entertainment
Outdoor recreation
Strong job growth
Cons
Tourist impact
Hot, humid summers
Growth and sprawl


What Bert Has To Say About Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford Metro Area

Before Walt Disney World came to the area in the 1970’s, Orlando was a sleepy town with an economy based on citrus and cattle. Starting with the clandestine 1965 purchase of forty-three square miles of farmland southwest of the city and the opening of Walt Disney World in 1971, the city has become a major tourist destination and entertainment center. It is so much a tourist attraction, and known so well for its tourist venues, that evaluating it as a place to live is a challenge.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Florida
County: Seminole County
Metro Area: Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Longwood
Zip Codes: 32750
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 106 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Longwood is 4.7% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Longwood jobs have increased by 4.0%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Longwood's cost of living is 11.2% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Longwood's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Seminole county flipped Democratic, 50.7% to 47.9%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Longwood's population is 14,345 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 2.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 29.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Longwood is Real Estate: $295,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.3%.

SCHOOLS
Longwood public schools spend $7,976 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.9 students per teacher in Longwood. More Education



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Housing Market in Longwood

It's a good time to buy in Longwood. Home Appreciation is up 6.3% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Longwood is $295,600.

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Reviews for Longwood   9 Reviews
Pros and Cons - 7/16/2013
There is no doubt that Longwood is a family-friendly community. There are lots of nice neighborhoods and it feels quite safe here. There is always something to do with... Read More

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Location! - 4/22/2012
Hello all,my husband & I are considering moving to Longwood FL from Mass in the spring 2013.I have done a good amount of research on the area but still have a couple of... Read More

Climate - 1/21/2011
Longwood is in zone 9 for those who love to garden. winters are mild but do have two to four days of temperature hovering around 28 to 32 degrees in the months of... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN LONGWOOD, FLORIDA
32750

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