Port Charlotte, Florida 

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Population

59,654

+5.5% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.9%

Median Income

$39,387

Median Home Price

$175,700

Best Places to Live in Port Charlotte, Florida

Small city complex - Gulf coast, 25 miles north of Fort Myers along I-75
Pros
-Pleasant winter climate
-Future job growth
-Small town feel
Cons
-Arts and culture
-Transportation services
-Entertainment

Local Listings in Port Charlotte
 $169,900 
1314 Wilmette St
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 1312 SqFt
 $124,900 
5313 Churchill Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 1014 SqFt
 $274,900 
926 Tropical Cir NW
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 2107 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Punta Gorda Metro Area

Charlotte County is a mainly agricultural and residential area, with the towns of Punta Gorda and Port Charlotte located at the head of Charlotte Bay along Florida’s Gulf Coast. Punta Gorda has the character of a small port town while neighboring Port Charlotte is a large planned community. Both towns are quiet and residential with a substantial percentage of retirees and winter residents. Compared to other Gulf Coast cities they are not particularly touristy.


QUICK FACTS

City: Port Charlotte
Zip Codes: 33952 33948 33980 33954 33953
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 15 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Port Charlotte is 3.9% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Port Charlotte jobs have increased by 1.88%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Port Charlotte's cost of living is 7.30% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Port Charlotte's Cost of Living

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

POPULATION
Port Charlotte's population is 59,654 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 5.53%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Port Charlotte is $175,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 17.62%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Port Charlotte public schools spend $10,245 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.1 students per teacher in Port Charlotte. More Education


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Housing Market in Port Charlotte

It's a good time to buy in Port Charlotte. Home Appreciation is up 12.2% in the last 12 months. Browse Port Charlotte Real Estate

The median home price in Port Charlotte is $175,700. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Port Charlotte   34 Reviews
Port Charlotte Living - 6/25/2015
I bought a really nice house in Port Charlotte fl with a pool on a corner lot 1 block from Sunrise park where u can put your boat in a go to the Gulf Ocean-I think its... Read More

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Port Charlotte was a NO BRAINER! - 6/1/2015
Coming from NC, my husband, an avid fisherman, and I retired recently. We couldn't wait to pick out a town in FL to move to. Anywhere was fine as long as it was on the... Read More

Port Charlotte - 1/22/2015
Port Charlotte is a region the focus of which is liveability. Internet accessability is the determinant of your lifesytle in work or leisure.... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN PORT CHARLOTTE, FLORIDA
33952 33948 33980 33954 33953

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NEW LISTINGS IN PORT CHARLOTTE
$169,900
1314 Wilmette St
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$124,900
5313 Churchill Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$274,900
926 Tropical Cir NW
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$115,000
2513 Harbour Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$294,900
701 Jarvis St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$769,900
108 Northshore Ter
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$270,000
275 Porto Alegre St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

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