Oakland

Another popular Orlando suburb, Oakland real estate can be found along the southern shores of Lake Apopka, just outside the big city in Orange County. Oakland's established neighborhoods feature beautiful mature trees that truly creates a oneness with nature. The small community is an ideal jumping off point for explorations of the nearby Oakland Nature Preserve or Lake Apopka, the second largest lake in Florida & well known for incredible bass fishing.

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Oakland


Oakland Real Estate Information

Oakland real estate can be found along the southern shores of Lake Apopka, just outside the big city of Orlando in Orange County.

The Oakland real estate market features mainly single-family homes of varying sizes. Many have sizable gardens, while some of the larger ones also have swimming pools. The market features a mix of renovated older homes and custom-built new constructions.

Oakland Community Information

Oakland is a town in Orange County, Florida. It is considered a suburb of the City of Orlando - Florida's fourth-largest city.

Oakland is located about 15 miles west of Orlando, about a 20-minute drive on FL 408 Toll E route. The city of Tampa is less than a 2-hour drive away, and Florida’s Turnpike also runs along the border of the city.

Orange County Public Schools operates public schools in the county, including Tildenville Elementary School, Lakeview Middle School, and West Orange High School.

Oakland has all the essential amenities, such as a postal office, garages, grocery stores, and public parks.

The weather in Oakland is comfortably warm all year round, helping to make it a healthy and uplifting place to live in the sunshine state - and very popular with snowbirds.

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Things To Do In Oakland, Florida

There’s a world of activities to partake in when living in Oakland.

The beautiful Oakland Nature Preserve is a gorgeous conservation area with several lovely hiking trails and a view of Lake Apopka - the fourth largest lake in Florida, which is famous for its incredible bass fishing opportunities. It’s also a bird and alligator haven.

Whether you’re a jogger or a cyclist, you’ll be sure to enjoy the beautiful (and car-free) West Orange Trail. This 22-mile multi-use rail-trail passes through downtown Oakland, Winter Garden, and Apopka - with most of its length built on old railroad alignments.

When you’ve had your fill of outdoor activities, the short trip to Orlando provides countless opportunities for fun activities - for people of all ages.

Orlando is famous around the world for its theme parks. Both Universal and Disney offer incredible days out for all the family. Whether you’re a Harry Potter fan or prefer the animal kingdom, you won’t be disappointed.

But, Orlando offers a lot more than just theme parks. You can take a trip to NASA's launch headquarters and Kennedy Space Center, take an airboat tour of the Central Florida Everglades, or visit the SEA LIFE Aquarium.

When it comes to dining, there’s not much you won’t find in Orlando. The best restaurants in Orlando include famous chefs, secret food trucks, and award-winning wine bars. Wine Bar George, Hunger Street Tacos, and the Winter Park Biscuit Company are some of the many places that come highly recommended.

Oakland, FL Real Estate Stats

Average Home Price $435K
Lowest Listing Price $0
Highest Listing Price $4.3B
Total Property Listings 520,985
Avg. Days On Market 174
Avg. Price/SQFT $284

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