Longboat Key

Bordered by the Gulf of Mexico to the west and Sarasota Bay to the east.

Welcome to Longboat Key 

Discover the allure of Longboat Key where homes for sale beckon residents to a residential paradise. Nestled not far from Sarasota, Longboat Key real estate graces a barrier island community on the west coast, bordered by the Gulf of Mexico to the west and Sarasota Bay to the east. This idyllic setting creates the perfect backdrop for resort-style coastal living, featuring luxury high-rise condominium communities and gated neighborhoods boasting grand waterfront estates with private boat docks.
 
Longboat Key real estate epitomizes the ultimate tropical island lifestyle. Imagine waking up to the soothing sounds of the surf and the invigorating scent of salt breeze wafting through your windows. Whether utilized as vacation escapes, primary residences for those seeking island life's privacy, or retirement properties free from the daily commute, Longboat Key offers a myriad of options. The island's primary attraction is its pristine beaches, where residents of luxury high-rise condominiums enjoy quick access to the radiant waterfront
 
On Longboat Key, homes for sale reside in a serene environment dominated by luxury real estate, creating a predominantly residential feel. Beautiful parks, such as the Bayfront Park Recreation Center, Overlook Park, and the Quick Point Nature Preserve, further enhance the community's charm. Longboat Key luxury real estate grants buyers not only stunning beach views but also panoramic vistas of the Sarasota skyline.
 
As part of Florida's Cultural Coast, Longboat Key homes for sale are nestled within the Sarasota region, boasting a unique blend of museums, fine art galleries, and performing arts venues. Embracing a laid-back island-time vibe, residents enjoy a cultural and entertaining atmosphere reminiscent of a big city. Sarasota's world-famous sugary sand beaches stretch for miles along the coast, while the downtown area offers the city's finest shopping, dining, and nightlife. Whether a winter retreat or a year-round residence, Sarasota welcomes people of all ages and family types.

Overview for Longboat Key, FL

7,446 people live in Longboat Key, where the median age is 71.1 and the average individual income is $117,799. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

7,446

Total Population

71.1 years

Median Age

High

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

$117,799

Average individual Income

Around Longboat Key, FL

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

8
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
51
Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including The George, Bayshore Nutrition, and Thrive Yoga & Fitness.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 4.94 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$ 4.47 miles 11 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.93 miles 11 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.94 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.25 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 4.21 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Longboat Key, FL

Longboat Key has 4,106 households, with an average household size of 1.81. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Longboat Key do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 7,446 people call Longboat Key home. The population density is 1,825.83 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

7,446

Total Population

High

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

71.1

Median Age

47.62 / 52.38%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

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0-9 Years

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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
4,106

Total Households

1.81

Average Household Size

$117,799

Average individual Income

Households with Children

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Marital Status

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Commute Time

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60+ Minutes
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