Best Places To Live In & Around Sarasota, FL

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  • Lots of Local Amenities
  • Sunny Weather
  • Low Cost of Living
  • Stable Housing Market

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South Sarasota, FL 3.5 miles away (city)
84
  • Low Crime Rates
  • Sunny Weather
  • Lots of Local Amenities
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Siesta Key, FL 4.4 miles away (city)
82
  • Low Crime Rates
  • Stable Housing Market
  • Sunny Weather
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Hudson Bayou, Sarasota, FL 1 miles away (neighborhood)
82
  • Lots of Local Amenities
  • Stable Housing Market
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Downtown, Sarasota, FL 0.5 miles away (neighborhood)
82
  • Lots of Local Amenities
  • Sunny Weather
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Avondale, Sarasota, FL 0.9 miles away (neighborhood)
82
  • Lots of Local Amenities
  • Sunny Weather
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Whitfield, FL 5.5 miles away (city)
82
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Desoto Lakes, FL 3.7 miles away (city)
81
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West Bradenton, FL 12.3 miles away (city)
81
  • Sunny Weather
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Anna Maria, FL 18.1 miles away (city)
80
  • Low Crime Rates
  • Sunny Weather
  • Stable Housing Market
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Bayview, Sarasota, FL 1.9 miles away (neighborhood)
80
  • Sunny Weather
  • Stable Housing Market
  • Lots of Local Amenities
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Vamo, FL 8.1 miles away (city)
80
  • Sunny Weather
  • Stable Housing Market
  • Lots of Local Amenities
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Osprey, FL 10.4 miles away (city)
80
  • Low Crime Rates
  • Sunny Weather
  • Stable Housing Market
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Kensington Park, FL 2.8 miles away (city)
79
  • Sunny Weather
  • Low Cost of Living
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Holmes Beach, FL 16.3 miles away (city)
79
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The Meadows, FL 4.3 miles away (city)
79
  • Sunny Weather
  • Low Crime Rates
  • Stable Housing Market
  • High Graduation Rates
South Gate Ridge, FL 4.2 miles away (city)
79
  • Sunny Weather
  • Lots of Local Amenities
  • Low Cost of Living
  • Stable Housing Market
Longboat Key, FL 7.9 miles away (city)
79
  • Low Crime Rates
  • Stable Housing Market
  • Sunny Weather
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Gulf Gate Estates, FL 5.7 miles away (city)
79
  • Sunny Weather
  • Lots of Local Amenities
  • Low Cost of Living
  • Stable Housing Market
Fruitville, FL 4.6 miles away (city)
78
  • Sunny Weather
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  • Stable Housing Market
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Ellenton, FL 12.8 miles away (city)
78
  • Low Cost of Living
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Cortez, FL 12.1 miles away (city)
78
  • Sunny Weather
  • Low Cost of Living
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Bird Key, Sarasota, FL 1.9 miles away (neighborhood)
78
  • Stable Housing Market
  • Sunny Weather
  • High Income per Capita
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Alta Vista, Sarasota, FL 1.2 miles away (neighborhood)
78
  • Lots of Local Amenities
  • Low Cost of Living
  • Sunny Weather
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Bradenton, FL 10.8 miles away (city)
78
  • Lots of Local Amenities
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78
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Southgate, FL 2.5 miles away (city)
78
  • Sunny Weather
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Bee Ridge, FL 5.2 miles away (city)
78
  • Sunny Weather
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Saint Armands, Sarasota, FL 2.8 miles away (neighborhood)
77
  • Sunny Weather
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Ridge Wood Heights, FL 3.6 miles away (city)
77
  • Sunny Weather
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Nokomis, FL 15.9 miles away (city)
77
  • Low Cost of Living
  • Sunny Weather
  • Low Crime Rates
  • Stable Housing Market
Indian Beach-Sapphire Shores, Sarasota, FL 2.7 miles away (neighborhood)
76
  • Sunny Weather
  • Stable Housing Market
  • High Graduation Rates
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Granada, Sarasota, FL 2.6 miles away (neighborhood)
76
  • Sunny Weather
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76
  • Lots of Local Amenities
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Sarasota Springs, FL 4 miles away (city)
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Laurel, FL 14.3 miles away (city)
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Bayshore Gardens, FL 7.1 miles away (city)
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Eastwood Oaks, Sarasota, FL 2.6 miles away (neighborhood)
75
  • Low Cost of Living
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  • Lots of Local Amenities
  • Stable Housing Market
Ringling Park, Sarasota, FL 1 miles away (neighborhood)
74
  • Lots of Local Amenities
  • Low Cost of Living
  • Sunny Weather
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North Sarasota, FL 2.5 miles away (city)
74
  • Low Cost of Living
  • Sunny Weather
  • Lots of Local Amenities
  • Stable Housing Market
Laurel Park, Sarasota, FL 0.6 miles away (neighborhood)
74
  • Lots of Local Amenities
  • Sunny Weather
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South Bradenton, FL 8.8 miles away (city)
74
  • Low Cost of Living
  • Sunny Weather
  • Lots of Local Amenities
  • Stable Housing Market
Lake Sarasota, FL 6.9 miles away (city)
73
  • Sunny Weather
  • Stable Housing Market
  • High Graduation Rates
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Arlington Park, Sarasota, FL 1.6 miles away (neighborhood)
73
  • Sunny Weather
  • Lots of Local Amenities
  • Low Cost of Living
  • Stable Housing Market
Bellevue Terrace, Sarasota, FL 1.9 miles away (neighborhood)
73
  • Low Cost of Living
  • Sunny Weather
  • Lots of Local Amenities
  • Stable Housing Market
Palmetto, FL 13 miles away (city)
73
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  • Sunny Weather
  • Lots of Local Amenities
  • Stable Housing Market
Memphis, FL 14.1 miles away (city)
72
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  • Sunny Weather
  • Lots of Local Amenities
  • Stable Housing Market
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72
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  • Lots of Local Amenities
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