St. Cloud Homes for Sale
St. Cloud Florida is one of the major suburbs of the Orlando area and is located in northern Osceola County. It’s nestled on the southern shore of East Lake Tohopekaliga in central Florida just 26 miles southeast of Orlando. It’s home to about 55,000 residents and is part of the Orlando, Kissimmee, Sanford Metro area. It was founded originally as a retirement community for Civil War union veterans and gained the nickname “The Friendly Soldier City”.
Today, St. Cloud offers good schools, good housing, a great place to raise a family, excellent diversity, and 73% of residents own their own homes. It offers a median home value of about $175,000 and is about middle-of-the-road is one of the suburbs with the lowest cost of living in Florida.
St. Cloud Schools
St. Cloud operates seven elementary schools, four middle schools, and two high schools. There are several charter schools, parochial schools, and private schools within the city limits as well.
St. Cloud is home to the reptile world syrup or tarry him and St. Cloud Heritage Museum and offers a variety of festivals and events year-round. It’s also been in several prominent movies such as Two Thousand Maniacs, The Water boy, and Barracuda.
“I’ve lived in Saint Cloud for the past 17 years! I grew up here and It is a good environment for families. There are a lot of parks and community events.
The Saint Cloud Lakefront is very family friendly. There are some good schools in the area. In the past few years St.Cloud has gotten a lot of new shops, and restaurants including Ross, Ulta Beauty, Hobby Lobby, Chipotle, and Starbucks.
The downtown is nice with a lot of good local shops. Its nice and small with some charm. It is also not far from Kissimmee, Orlando, and Melbourne, which is very nice.”