Narcoossee & Lake Nona
Narcoossee, Florida is a small community located in Osceola County and is part of the Orlando metro area. Lake Nona, Florida is an upscale community also located in Osceola County. Both Narcoossee and Lake Nona are located about 25 minutes south of downtown Orlando. Apartments in Narcoossee and Lake Nona have much to offer families, as well as established professionals.
Apartments in Narcoossee/Lake Nona
Lake Nona offers residents several luxury apartments that are surrounded by beautiful landscaping and are nearby to many recreational parks. Apartments in Narcoossee include both luxury and affordable options. Both Narcoossee and Lake Nona apartments appeal to families because they are close-knit communities, nearby to numerous schools, and offer the convenience of a hometown environment while still being able to access nearby city amenities.
Things to do in Narcoossee/Lake Nona
Lake Nona is home to several community parks that include baseball fields, soccer fields, lighted tennis courts, an outdoor track, playgrounds, docks, picnic areas, and 2 dog parks. Lake Nona also features state-of-the-art recreational facilities, including an Aquatic Center with a competition pool, adult swimming pool, and a separate child’s play area, an Equestrian Center that provides horseback riding lessons, a community YMCA, and a neighborhood Fitness Center. The numerous lakes scattered throughout the Lake Nona area offer fishing and other non-motorized water activities. Clearly, there is not a short supply of activities surrounding Narcoossee and Lake Nona apartments.
Schools Serving Narcoossee/Lake Nona
Schools serving Narcoossee and Lake Nona areas include Northlake Park Elementary, Narcoossee Elementary, Moss Park Elementary, Odyssey Middle, Narcoossee Middle, Narcoossee Community School, Lake Nona High School, Harmony High School, St. Cloud High School, and Oak Ridge High School. Most apartments in Narcoossee and Lake Nona are located nearby to at least a few schools serving these areas.
Shopping in Narcoossee/Lake Nona
Lake Nona is currently expanding its town center to include an open air mall with a variety of unique shopping opportunities. There are also several small boutiques and shops that are already well-established in Lake Nona. The Orlando Premium Outlets and Prime Outlets Orlando are both located about 15-20 minutes from Narcoossee and Lake Nona. Just a short distance away from Narcoossee and Lake Nona apartments, the Osceola Square Mall is home to over 50 specialty retailers, a food court, and a movie theater.
Business Community of Narcoossee/Lake Nona
Major employers near Narcoossee and Lake Nona apartments include the University of Central Florida, Central Florida Research Park, Siemens Westinghouse Power Corporation, Lockheed Martin, Florida Hospital East Orlando, Orlando International Airport, Waterford Lakes Town Center, Tavistock Group, and Sanford Burnham. With the recent addition of Medical City in Lake Nona, thousands of job opportunities have been created for professionals in the medical treatment and research field.
Shopping and Driving in Narcoossee/Lake Nona
Apartments in Lake Nona and Narcoossee are conveniently adjacent to several main roads, including the Central Florida Greenway 417 and the Bee Line Expressway 528. There are not many roads that run through Narcoossee besides County Road 15/Narcoossee Road and Jones Road. Traffic can usually be avoided by way of the Greenway 417.