Sanford, Florida 

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Population

58,111

79% Growth

Unemployment Rate

5.1%

Median Income

$39,776

Avg. Home Price

$182,000

Best Places to Live in Sanford, Florida

Diverse resort city - East-central Florida, about 25 miles from the Atlantic Coast
Pros
-Entertainment
-Outdoor recreation
-Strong job growth
Cons
-Tourist impact
-Hot, humid summers
-Growth and sprawl

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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

City: Sanford
Zip Codes: 32771 32773
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 106 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Sanford is 5.1% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Sanford jobs have increased by 2.43%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Sanford's cost of living is 3.90% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Sanford's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Sanford's population is 58,111 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 79.43%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 28 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Sanford is $182,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 11.59%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Sanford 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 Sanford. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Sanford

It's a good time to buy in Sanford. Home Appreciation is up 11.6% in the last 12 months. Browse Sanford Real Estate.

The median home price in Sanford is $182,000. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Sanford   8 Reviews
need in marcch 2014 - 9/17/2013
we are looking for a place that except a dog she 11 years old fixed, we are on social se curity we get about 1600 a month I am 59 and my husband is 52 years of age... Read More

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small town - 8/5/2011
A little southern town with some bad areas and not too much variety in culture besides white and black. Not too close to orlando, lots of outdoor activities, and overall... Read More

32773 categorised as Sanford is misnomer for the m - 10/21/2009
You need to check exactly where in 32773 a house is located as the properties on the edge of the zip or more like 32746 Lake Mary. All services and shopping tends to be... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN SANFORD, FLORIDA
32771 32773
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