With a population of only 14,000, Lake Mary is established as having the perfect mix of small town appeal and metropolitan conveniences. There are very few locales which better integrate such excellent urban planning and development alongside some of the purest natural attractions available anywhere. Seminole County is known as “Florida’s Natural Choice” for a reason as it encompasses over 6,600 acres of protected nature preserve land, 40 public parks, miles of paved trails, boat ramps, and natural springs. When you combine these wonderful attributes with the luxury lifestyle available right in the middle of it all, Lake Mary has become one of the most desirable addresses in Florida and in the nation. In 2007, Money Magazine ranked Lake Mary as the 4th best place to live in the US, and it has continued to uphold the criteria this prestigious award was based on. With the high standard of living extending from shopping and dining to education and industry, Lake Mary offers its residents more than most, and close to it all.
The city is designed around well planned residential communities, fantastic golf courses, excellent shopping, and award winning restaurants. One of the most revered and exclusive communities within Lake Mary, Heathrow, boasts some of the finest custom homes available in Florida today. Heathrow homes are situated in a country club setting around one of the highest ranked private golf courses in America. This community represents just one of the several beautiful and exclusive neighborhoods within Lake Mary, adding to our city’s world class appeal. It is this appeal that has attracted some of the most well recognized leaders in the tech industry that now call this wonderful city home such as; Verizon, Digital Risk, Mitsubishi, Fiserv, and Converges, to name a few. An increasing number of these expanding corporations continue to find that Lake Mary is the right fit for both their operations and their employees. An important aspect of any city’s attraction to class leading businesses is its ability to foster excellent educational standards. Seminole County leads the state with the best rated school district, having grades K-12 with a long history of “A” ratings. Lake Mary’s offering of both public and private schools help to maintain the tradition of educational excellence.
Only 18 miles north of Downtown Orlando, Lake Mary offers those working within the Orlando city center a quiet escape and a direct commute. With the continuing expansion of the Sunrail railway system and the Greenway Expressway project, Lake Mary is uniquely positioned to continue to offer convenient ways to reach all of Orlando’s attractions and businesses. With a fully operational and well thought out SunRail Station within steps of the beautiful downtown area, Lake Mary is one of the first cities to offer Sunrail’s convenient commuter service to several suburban stops and Downtown Orlando. Lake Mary has all of the luxury of a downtown Orlando address without the congestion.
Whether you are looking to relocate to Lake Mary with a business, as a business owner, or just to enjoy our amazing year round leisure activities, you will find our city the perfect place for you and your family. From boutique shopping to department store convenience, luxury bistros to recognized chain restaurants, public parks to world class golf and tennis clubs, high tech industry, and top rated schools, Lake Mary truly has it all! We welcome you to come visit our spectacular city and if you decide it’s the right place to call home, we‘d love to help you find the perfect address.