Community Information

Whether you're buying a home, selling your home or relocating to Highlands County, the following information, resources and tools will help to guide your decision.

 

HIGHLANDS COUNTY FLORIDA

The Heart of Florida… Highlands County. Here in the center of the Sunshine State, you’ll find crystal clear lakes for fishing, boating, skiing and sailing, and more than a dozen golf courses. Our gently rolling hills, orange groves and charming small towns make this a relaxing country getaway – and our central location provides easy access to Florida’s best attractions without the hustle and high prices of the major tourist areas. It’s the best of both worlds – within two hours of most major attractions yet removed enough for that get-away-from-it-all feeling. Come discover Highlands County for yourself!  Click the following links to learn more about Highlands County and why it is a wonderful place to call home.

World Famous Sebring International Raceway

Guide To Highlands County Lakes

Local Fishing

Golfing

Outdoor Adventures and Outdoor Sports

Arts & Culture

Local Dining & Shopping 

 

ABOUT SEBRING - FLORIDA

With over 100 pristine lakes, a world-renowned race track, award-winning golf courses, and a state park like no other, there’s no wonder why thousands of visitors each year dream of living in this wonderful town called Sebring.

Sebring maintains sought-after small town traditions, warm hospitality, and good solid values while being designated as one of the fastest-growing communities in the United States. In fact, our city has the best of both worlds: we’ve been named the fourth most beautiful town in Florida, and are projected to have the second largest economic growth in the entire US in 2016.

The History of Sebring

Sebring Visitor Guide

12 Hours of Sebring

Sebring Chamber of Commerce

  

ABOUT LAKE PLACID - FLORIDA

Lake Placid Florida has so much to offer; it's no wonder more and more people are calling it home!  Just ask Readers' Digest, who voted Lake Placid Florida America's Most Interesting Town!!

Known as the Caladium Capital of the World, Lake Placid has 27 freshwater lakes, beautiful Murals around town depicting our history, Toby's Clown School and the historical Happiness Tower which rises 270 feet above ground. (Sorry, Tower tours are not available at this time) 

There is always something to see or do in Lake Placid, special events, fishing tournaments & even street parties!  Annually, we have our Country Fair and Caladium Festivals.  Enjoy a historically good time at the Depot Museum which is the home of the red caboose and local history artifacts displayed by the Lake Placid Historical Society.

The History of Lake Placid

Lake Placid Visitor Guide

Caladium Festival

Town of Murals

Lake Placid Chamber of Commerce


ABOUT AVON PARK - FLORIDA

Whether you enjoy fishing, boating or other water sports; golfing at one of the area courses; hiking, biking, or just relaxing; you are sure to find just what you’re looking for here in Avon Park our “City of Charm.” From its mile long mall highlighting the downtown, to the business and activity along US 27, Avon Park people always take the time to welcome visitors and to lend a helping hand. Ours is a growing city … one that grows on you!

 The History of Avon Park

Lake Placid Florida has so much to offer; it's no wonder more and more people are calling it home!  Just ask Reader's Digest who voted Lake Placid Florida America's Most Interesting Town!!
 
Known as the Caladium Capital of the World, Lake Placid has 27 freshwater lakes, beautiful Murals around town depicting our history, Toby's Clown School and the historical Happiness Tower which rises 270 feet above ground. 
(Sorry, Tower tours are not available at this time) 
 
There is always something to see or do in Lake Placid, special events, fishing tournaments & even street parties!  Annually, we have our Country Fair and Caladium Festivals.  
Enjoy a historically good time at the Depot Museum which is the home of the red caboose and local history artifacts displayed by the Lake Placid Historical Society.
Lake Placid Florida has so much to offer; it's no wonder more and more people are calling it home!  Just ask Reader's Digest who voted Lake Placid Florida America's Most Interesting Town!!
 
Known as the Caladium Capital of the World, Lake Placid has 27 freshwater lakes, beautiful Murals around town depicting our history, Toby's Clown School and the historical Happiness Tower which rises 270 feet above ground. 
(Sorry, Tower tours are not available at this time) 
 
There is always something to see or do in Lake Placid, special events, fishing tournaments & even street parties!  Annually, we have our Country Fair and Caladium Festivals.  
Enjoy a historically good time at the Depot Museum which is the home of the red caboose and local history artifacts displayed by the Lake Placid Historical Society.