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Overview

Introduction to Lady Lake, Florida

Lady Lake, Florida, in Lake county, is 39 miles W of Deltona, Florida (center to center) and 74 miles NE of Tampa, Florida. The town is part of the Orlando metropolitan statistical area (MSA).

Lady Lake History

The original inhabitants of Lady Lake are Seminole Indians and during 1883 that the settlement began to flourish in its present state. The town of Lady Lake was named after a woman who drowned in one of the lakes. The town experienced a devastating tornado on February 2, 2007 that killed around 20 people.

Lady Lake and Nearby Attractions

  • Leesburg Arts Festival.
  • Chain of Lakes.
  • Uncle Donalds Farm.
  • Lake Griffin.
  • Lady Lake Historical Society Museum.

Things To Do In Lady Lake

The town of Lady Lake is also known as the Home of Lakes and Sunshine. It offers a number of outdoor and indoor activities such as bowling alleys, golf courts, a softball complex, polo clubs and boating on the several beautiful lakes. In addition, there are also antique shops, restaurants and shopping areas. You can also visit the Ocala National Forest.

Lady Lake Transportation

The city is served by the Orlando Sanford International Airport.

Lady Lake Higher Education

The city is served by the Central Florida Community College.

Demographics

People

Total Population14,859
Male Share of the Population47.9%
Female Share of the Population52.1%
Senior Citizens49.3%
Employed Population 16+4,415
Age of the Population64

Families

% of people married53.5%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher21.3%
Median Earnings25+$25,268
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$19,439
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,194

Wealth

Median Family Income$51,344
% Above Poverty Level84.3%
% Below Poverty Level15.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home8.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone37.7%
Median Gross Rent$958
Median House Value$132,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)18.9%
German18.1%
English14.3%
Irish13.4%
Italian8.1%
French Except Basque5.7%
Polish3.8%
Dutch2.6%
Scottish2.3%
Welsh1.4%
West Indian1.4%
Norwegian1.2%
Russian1.1%
Jamaican1%
Hungarian0.8%
Portuguese0.8%
Guyanese0.8%
Canadian0.8%
Swedish0.7%
Lithuanian0.6%
Finnish0.5%
Croatian0.4%
Danishn0.4%
Swiss0.4%
Slovak0.3%
Czech0.3%
Greek0.2%
Trinidad Tobago0.2%
Ukrainian0.2%
African0.1%
Arab0.1%
Lebanese0.1%
Austrian0.1%
Belgian0.1%
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Lady Lake Almanac

CategoryValue
County Lake County, Sumter County
Standard Zip Codes32159, 32162
P.O. Box Zip Codes32158
Phone Area Codes352
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude28.92
Approximate Longitude-81.92

Lady Lake Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationLISBON
Distance9.2 miles
Jan Temp45 to 68 F
Apr Temp57 to 81 F
Jul Temp71 to 91 F
Oct Temp62 to 83 F
Annual Precip48.6 inches
StationOCALA
Distance21.8 miles
Jan Temp46 to 70 F
Apr Temp56 to 83 F
Jul Temp71 to 92 F
Oct Temp61 to 84 F
Annual Precip49.6 inches
StationBROOKSVILLE CHIN HILL
Distance34 miles
Jan Temp49 to 71 F
Apr Temp59 to 82 F
Jul Temp72 to 91 F
Oct Temp64 to 84 F
Annual Precip52.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Belleview4,759$47,014
Coleman455$34,643
Fruitland Park5,429$53,125
Leesburg21,853$47,081
Tavares15,636$53,670
Wildwood6,311$51,591

Lady Lake Public Schools

The Villages Elementary Of Lady Lake School
695 Rolling Acres Rd
ZIP: 32159
(352) 751-0111
Primary
Total Enrollment 832
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