Casselberry Real Estate Community Information
Located in Seminole County, Florida, the city of Casselberry lies just 10 miles northeast of downtown Orlando, and is a quick drive away from Orlando International Airport, being situated only 19 miles north. This is a great city and part of its appeal is while being conveniently located near Orlando in central Florida, it’s about 37 miles northeast of Walt Disney World, approximately 25 miles from Universal Orlando, and about 30 miles from SeaWorld Orlando. An Arbor Day Foundation recipient of the Tree City USA award, this community is known for its natural settings, while also providing all modern amenities.
Founded by a World War I veteran, the city of Casselberry first became incorporated in 1965. Amazingly for its size, there are 15 recreational parks in Casselberry, with an astonishing 24 lakes, including Lake Howell, the Triplet Chain of Lakes, Lake Concord, and Lake Kathryn, to enjoy. Some of the parks include Anniversary Park, Dew Drop Park, Pawmosa Dog Park, Plumosa Oaks Park, Secret Lake Park, Sunset Park, and Wirz Park. In addition, for those who love to hit the links for rounds of golf, there are municipal golf course located within the city limits, as well as plenty more places to tee-off just outside the city.
Casselberry offers a family oriented living environment and home prices range from the low $100’s up to the mid to high $900’s. Floor plans are equally diverse, ranging between 2 bedroom, 2 bath homes, to 4 bedroom, 5 bath homes. Schools serving Casselberry include: Sterling Park Elementary, Red Bug Elementary, Casselberry Elementary Middle, South Seminole Middle, Kenworthy School, and Lawton Chiles Preparatory School. For those wishing to have the best of what central Florida has to offer, Casselberry is a gem. With plenty of recreational opportunities and such a convenient location, Casselberry is a wonderful place to call home.