Sarasota

27.3365° N, 82.5310° W

Overview for Sarasota, FL

53,786 people live in Sarasota, where the median age is 49 and the average individual income is $48,380. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

53,786

Total Population

49 years

Median Age

High

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

$48,380

Average individual Income

Downtown Sarasota Homes For Sale

 

Sarasota, Florida is an elegant and sophisticated city located on the Gulf of Mexico, renowned for its rich cultural heritage and stunning natural beauty.

 

As a resident of Sarasota, you'll enjoy an abundance of outdoor activities, including boating, fishing, and paddleboarding in the crystal clear and tranquil waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Take a stroll along the miles of white-sand beaches, or explore the natural beauty of the nearby state parks and preserves.

 

Sarasota is also home to a thriving arts and culture scene, with world-class museums, galleries, and performing arts venues. The city is home to the John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, the Sarasota Opera, and the Sarasota Ballet, among other cultural attractions.

 

Sarasota's downtown is a vibrant hub of activity, with an eclectic mix of shops, restaurants, and nightlife. From fine dining to casual waterfront eateries, Sarasota has an abundance of dining options to choose from.

 

In addition, Sarasota is home to several world-class golf courses that offer stunning views and challenging play. From the rolling greens of the TPC Prestancia to the coastal links of the Longboat Key Club, golf enthusiasts will find no shortage of top-tier courses in the area. With its ideal year-round climate and lush tropical setting, Sarasota is a golfer's paradise.

 

For those seeking a luxurious and modern lifestyle, there are several high-rise condominiums that offer stunning views of the city skyline and waterfront. These buildings offer world-class amenities, such as private pools, fitness centers, and 24-hour security, and are located just steps away from the best shopping, dining, and entertainment options in the city.

 

If you're looking for a more traditional home, downtown Sarasota also has a variety of charming historic homes, bungalows and estates that have been meticulously restored to their original grandeur. These homes offer a unique blend of old-world charm and modern amenities and are located in some of the most desirable neighborhoods in the city.

 

Whether you're looking for a sleek and modern condo, a traditional historic home, or a sprawling estate, downtown Sarasota offers a unique and exclusive opportunity to own a piece of paradise. With its prime location, world-class amenities, and unparalleled lifestyle, Sarasota is the perfect place to call home.

 

Come experience the natural beauty, rich culture, and luxurious lifestyle of Sarasota and enjoy all that this remarkable city has to offer.






 

Around Sarasota, FL

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

97
Walker's Paradise
Walking Score
68
Bikeable
Bike Score
47
Some Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Java Dawg, S & T Barbecue, and Elevation Tea.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 0.3 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.09 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 0.31 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 0.19 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 0.71 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.96 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Sarasota, FL

Sarasota has 23,984 households, with an average household size of 2.1. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Sarasota do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 53,786 people call Sarasota home. The population density is 3,659.66 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

53,786

Total Population

High

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

49

Median Age

46.69 / 53.31%

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
23,984

Total Households

2.1

Average Household Size

$48,380

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 Sarasota, FL

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The following schools are within or nearby Sarasota. 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
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
Achievement Center Of Sarasota The
PRIVATE
7th - 12th
No rating available
Cardinal Mooney Catholic High School
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
St Martha Catholic Schcol
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Hershorin Schiff Day Schools Of Tomorrow Inc Dba G
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Agape Christian School Of Sarasota
PRIVATE
K - 12th
No rating available
Alta Vista Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
3/5
Suncoast School For Innovative Studies
PUBLIC
K - 5th
No rating available
Sarasota Military Academy
PUBLIC
6th - 12th
4/5
Bay Haven School Of Basics Plus
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
Sarasota School Of Arts/Sciences
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
PUBLIC
PreK - PreK
No rating available
Tuttle Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
Sarasota County Acceleration Academies
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Brookside Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
3/5
Southside Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
No rating available
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