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Lakewood Ranch

Lakewood Ranch has been named the best-selling master-planned community in the country for all ages for five years running.

Welcome to Lakewood Ranch

Lakewood Ranch has been named the best-selling master-planned community in the country for all ages for five years running. 
 
Located in Sarasota and Manatee Counties, the ranch spans over 33,000 acres and encompasses 10,000 acres of lakes and 150 miles of trails throughout its 20+ villages each with different home style and amenity options. Villages range in size from 250 to 5,100 homes. Currently, 18 of the 33 villages are actively selling new construction homes and two are elusively for those aged 55 and up.
 
The community is designed with a mix of residential, commercial, and recreational areas. It features a variety of housing options, including single-family homes, townhouses, and condominiums, catering to different lifestyles and budgets. The architecture in Lakewood Ranch showcases a blend of contemporary and traditional styles, creating a visually appealing environment.
 
Lakewood Ranch offers an array of amenities and facilities to its residents. These include numerous parks and nature preserves, walking and biking trails, golf courses, fitness centers, tennis courts, swimming pools, and clubhouses. The community promotes an active and healthy lifestyle, with plenty of opportunities for outdoor activities and recreational pursuits.
 
In addition to its natural beauty and recreational offerings, Lakewood Ranch boasts two vibrant town centers known as Main Street and Waterside. This lively hub features a mix of boutique shops, restaurants, cafes, and entertainment venues, creating a sense of community and providing residents with convenient access to dining and shopping options.
Lakewood Ranch is also home to top-rated schools, medical facilities, and cultural institutions, ensuring that residents have access to quality education, healthcare, and a rich arts and cultural scene.
 
Overall, Lakewood Ranch is a well-planned and thriving community that offers a balanced and enjoyable lifestyle for its residents, blending the beauty of nature with modern conveniences and amenities.
 

Overview for Lakewood Ranch, FL

29,255 people live in Lakewood Ranch, where the median age is 51 and the average individual income is $62,545. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

29,255

Total Population

51 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$62,545

Average individual Income

Around Lakewood Ranch, FL

There's plenty to do around Lakewood Ranch, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

7
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
25
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Pineapple Kitchen, Gelato go, and Läderach chocolatier suisse.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 4.91 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.49 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.49 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.49 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 2.9 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.83 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Lakewood Ranch, FL

Lakewood Ranch has 11,247 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Lakewood Ranch do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 29,255 people call Lakewood Ranch home. The population density is 1,640.064 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

29,255

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

51

Median Age

49.75 / 50.25%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
11,247

Total Households

3

Average Household Size

$62,545

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

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White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Lakewood Ranch, FL

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The following schools are within or nearby Lakewood Ranch. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Robert Willis Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
5/5
Gilbert W McNeal Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
Pinnacle Academy Inc.
PUBLIC
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Beyond The Spectrum Education Center
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Primrose School At Lakewood Ranch Town Center
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
R. Dan Nolan Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5
B.D. Gullett Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
Dr Mona Jain Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
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