Longwood : Florida

 

What it's Like to Retire in Longwood

Longwood is a small town of about 13,000 people that is north of Orlando. The town is fairly affluent and near many lakes.  
 

Where to Retire in Longwood and Home Prices

There are active communities in the area, which includes Altamonte Springs.
Home price value index by Zillow reached $307,548 in 2020.

 

What is special about Longwood

Real estate prices are low, close proximity to Orlando.
 

What is not special about Longwood

There is not much going on in Longwood.
 

Who will like retirement in Longwood

Those who want to live in a quiet, historical town, but close to Orlando may enjoy living it Longwood. The town features parks, a hospital, farmers market, and a library.
 

Local economy is driven by

The top employers in Longwood include South Seminole Hospital, UPS and Fedex. Many workers commute to nearby Orlando.
 

Climate and Physical Environment

January's average temperature is 60 degrees, July's average is 82 degrees.
 

Restaurants & Cultural Scene

Longwood has some restaurants and shops, a historic district, and offers events throughout the year. For the cultural scene, Orlando is about 30 minutes away.
 

Crime

Crime rate is slightly above average.
 

Medical facilities

South Seminole Hospital is located here.
 

Transportation

Orlando International Airport is only 9 miles away.
 

Valuable Links

Longwood on Wikipedia
 

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