Orange County

Orange County, FL, United States

Oakland

Address: Oakland, FL, United States

The Town of Oakland was established in 1887 and is one of the oldest municipalities in Orange County.  Located in west Orange County between John's Lake and Lake Apopka, Oakland has a diverse history of railroads and agriculture.  It is a diverse, thriving small community known for a laid-back lifestyle and majestic …

Belle Isle

Address: Belle Isle, FL, United States

Belle Isle is a beautiful community in Central Florida located in southeastern Orange County.  Here peaceful, lakefront living provides a peaceful  vacation from nearby metropolitan areas. Belle Isle was established in 1924 in an effort to protect Lake Conway and the surrounding chain of lakes. Belle Isle’s local government has worked for years, and …

Eatonville

Address: Eatonville, FL, United States

The Town of Eatonville is the oldest municipality in America.  It was the first incorporated all-black city, and is one of the most important in African-American history.  It is was the home of Zora Neale Hurston, a well known Harlem Renaissance writer best known for her novel Their Eyes Were Watching …

Ocoee

Address: Ocoee, FL

Ocoee is a charming city in Orange County with a serious commitment to to the environment, quality of life, historical landmarks, and has a rich diversity.  Ocoee was established in 1925 and currently has a population of over 40,000, making it one of the fastest growing cities in Orange County.  Just …

Winter Garden

Address: Winter Garden, FL, United States

Winter Garden is a Florida destination - only without pretense. Stroll down Plant Street in the Historic Downtown District of Winter Garden and witness the resurgence of a vibrant community.  Recently ranked as one of the fastest growing suburbs by Forbes.com, Winter Garden is much more than just another Florida community. It …

Windermere

Address: Windermere, FL, United States

The town of Windermere was founded on May 5, 1915, when 110 acres of land situated between James Avenue , Lamar Avenue, Main Street, and 5th Street were auctioned off and incorporated under the council-manager form of government.  Surrounded by some of the most beautiful lakes in the Orlando area and …

Maitland

Address: Maitland, FL, United States

Maitland, one of the oldest incorporated municipalities in Central Florida, is a suburban city in Orange County.  Maitland's "historical corridor" consists of old residences still standing in the Lake Lily-Lake Catherine area and extending through the central portion of the city.  Maitland has a long history of strong residential identity, supported by …

Apopka

Address: Apopka, FL, United States

The City of Apopka is located about 12 miles Northwest of Orlando, only a few minutes away from Downtown Orlando, the Orlando International Airport (MCO) and many area parks and attractions.  The City encompasses an area just a bit larger than 24 miles and is the second largest City in …

Orlando

Address: Orlando, FL, United States

The City of Orlando is the center of the Orlando Metropolitan area and the county seat of Orange County.  Located in Central Florida, Orlando also known as "The City Beautiful" was the most visited city in 2009 and 2014.  With a population of over 2.2 Million, Orlando is the 26th largest …

Orange County was founded in 1845, the same year Florida became a state. At the time, it was part of a larger county called Mosquito County.  The county was named after the abundance of orange groves in the area, the main agricultural product at the time.  Orlando is the county seat, or base for county Government.