dcsimg

Overview

Introduction to Eustis, Florida

Eustis, Florida, in Lake county, is 25 miles W of Deltona, Florida (center to center) and 78 miles NE of Tampa, Florida. The city is located in the Orlando metropolitan area. Eustis has a population of 15,106.

Eustis History

The city was named after General Abraham Eustis, an important figure in the Seminole Wars. Earlier, it was known as Lake Eustis. In 1883, ‘Lake’ was dropped from the name and the city came to be known only as Eustis. It was incorporated in 1883 and the first mayor was D.W. Herrick.

Eustis and nearby Attractions

  • Eustis Historical Museum
  • Ferran Park
  • Alice McClelland Memorial Bandshell
  • Clifford House
  • Purdy Villa
  • Gould Hyde Norton House
  • Eustis Commercial Historic District
  • Moses J. Taylor House
  • Purdy Villa
  • William Kimbrough Pendleton House
  • Black Bear Golf Club
  • The Citrus Museum

Eustis Activities

Eustis is a beautiful and peaceful place. It offers a lot of opportunities for having a good, relaxing time. There are many scenic parks in Eustis. Also, there are a number of art museums and theaters which ensure a continuous flow of interesting activities. The city hosts many local events and festivals. These include the Antique Boat Convention, nationally ranked art festivals, sailing regattas, and many others.

Eustis Transportation

Mid Florida Air Service is the closest airport.

Eustis Higher Education

Stetson University is located just a few miles away in DeLand.

People

Total Population 18,920
Male Share of the Population 46.4%
Female Share of the Population 53.6%
Senior Citizens 22.6%
Employed Population 16+ 7,366
Age of the Population 42

Families

% of people married 45.4%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 18.6%
Median Earnings25+ $27,269
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $19,547
Median Earnings With High School Degree $21,696

Wealth

Median Family Income $52,796
% Above Poverty Level 74.9%
% Below Poverty Level 25.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 25 minutes
% Working from Home 1.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1%
% Using Public Transportation 0.2%

Housing

People Living Alone 32.4%
Median Gross Rent $832
Median House Value $117,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 31%
US/American 0%
English 9%
Irish 7.9%

Eustis Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 25 miles W of Deltona, Florida (center to center)
Nearest Large City 78 miles NE of Tampa, Florida
County Lake
Metro Area Orlando
Standard Zip Codes 32726, 32736
P.O. Box Zip Codes 32727
Phone Area Codes 352
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 28.852
Longitude -81.685

Eustis Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station LISBON
Distance 6 miles
Jan Temp 45 to 68 F
Apr Temp 57 to 81 F
Jul Temp 71 to 91 F
Oct Temp 62 to 83 F
Annual Precip 48.6 inches
Station DELAND 1 SSE
Distance 25.1 miles
Jan Temp 45 to 70 F
Apr Temp 56 to 81 F
Jul Temp 71 to 91 F
Oct Temp 62 to 83 F
Annual Precip 57 inches
Station OCALA
Distance 34 miles
Jan Temp 46 to 70 F
Apr Temp 56 to 83 F
Jul Temp 71 to 92 F
Oct Temp 61 to 84 F
Annual Precip 49.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Astatula 1,736 $48,190
Fruitland Park 4,275 $57,404
Leesburg 20,915 $41,328
Mount Dora 12,663 $56,852
Tavares 14,343 $48,355
Umatilla 3,545 $49,688

Eustis Public Libraries

Library
Eustis Memorial Library
120 N. CENTER ST.
Eustis, Florida
(352) 357-5686
Library Web Site

library logo

More Information for Librarians

These schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles). Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.
 
Results:  5
Matching School Ads
Programs
  • Diesel Technology
  • Heavy Equipment
  • Collision Repair and Refinishing
  • Get a hands-on, job-specific education at Lincoln Tech.
camnpus icon
Nashville
Visit School Site
Programs
  • BS in Business Administration - Project Management
  • MSHUS- Family and Community Services
  • AAS in Information Technology - Network Administration
  • Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Programs
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN completion)
  • Master of Science in Management - Healthcare Management
  • Master of Science in Information Technology - Network Management
  • A degree from CTU connects you to what matters most: powerful professional network, real-world professional faculty and innovative technology. Once you earn your degree you hit the ground running.
Programs
  • MS in Computer Science
  • Established in 1901, the College of Engineering and Computer Science has built a vibrant community of leaders with a reputation for responsiveness in meeting regional, national, and global needs.

Programs
  • Nursing (RN to BSN)
  • Specialization in Family Nurse Practitioner (MSN)
  • Doctor of Ministry
  • As a student at South University, you will have the opportunity to learn from accomplished faculty members who have real-world experience in the subjects that they teach.

Eustis High Schools

(Sorted by Number of Students)

EUSTIS HIGH SCHOOL
1300 E WASHINGTON AVENUE
352-357-4147
Serves 1,132 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 20.6

LAKE HILLS SCHOOL
200 W GOLD LINKS AVENUE
352-357-1192
A Special Education School
Serves 157 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 7.9

LAKE TECHNICAL CENTER
2001 KURT STREET
352-742-6486
A Vocational School
Serves 1 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 0

Eustis Colleges

Click school name for a detailed profile.

Additional Details
Eustis Colleges
Eustis colleges and trade schools.
Study Online in Eustis
Matching School Ads

Career and College Resources

Real-World Career Reports
Career References and Original Articles
College Directories and Lists
Additional Resources
Info for Eustis Government Officials


Are you an official in the Eustis government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.

Back to Top