Sanford, FL

Sanford is a port city in the central region of the U.S. state of Florida. It is the county seat of Seminole County. As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 53,570. It is a principal city of the OrlandoKissimmeeSanford, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area, which was home to 2,134,411 people as of the 2010 census. Known as the "Historic Waterfront Gateway City," Sanford sits on the southern shore of Lake Monroe at the head of navigation on the St. Johns River. Native Americans first settled in the area thousands of years before the city was formed. The Seminoles would arrive in the area in the 18th century. During the Second Seminole War in 1836, the United States Army established Camp Monroe and built a road that is currently known as Mellonville Avenue. The city sits approximately 20 miles (32km) northeast of Orlando. Sanford is home to Seminole State College of Florida and the Central Florida Zoo and Botanical Gardens. Its downtown attracts tourists with shops, restaurants, a marina, and a lakefront walking trail. The Orlando Sanford International Airport, which is in the heart of the town and headquarters the Aerosim Flight Academy (formerly the Delta Connection Academy), functions as the secondary commercial airport for international and domestic carriers in the Orlando metropolitan area. The city gained international media attention in 2012 following the shooting of Trayvon Martin.

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    FOR SALE

    9+ Bed

    10.5 Bath

    15,391SqFt

    1501 LAKE MARKHAM RD,
    Sanford, FL 32771

    $5,490,000

    MLS® #O5490367 MLS® # O5490367 (Active)
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    FOR SALE

    5 Bed

    7.0 Bath

    7,245SqFt

    1911 LAKE MARKHAM PRESERVE TRL,
    Sanford, FL 32771

    $2,299,000

    MLS® #O5499892 MLS® # O5499892 (Active)
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    FOR SALE

    5 Bed

    6.5 Bath

    8,111SqFt

    7720 MARKHAM BEND PL,
    Sanford, FL 32771

    $1,900,000

    MLS® #O5497112 MLS® # O5497112 (Active)
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    FOR SALE

    8 Bed

    8.5 Bath

    7,884SqFt

    6490 SANDY LN,
    Sanford, FL 32771

    $1,599,000

    MLS® #O5388669 MLS® # O5388669 (Active)
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    FOR SALE

    5 Bed

    4.0 Bath

    4,035SqFt

    4600 NEBRASKA AVE,
    Sanford, FL 32771

    $1,499,000

    MLS® #V4712520 MLS® # V4712520 (Active)

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    Orlando  Florida 32801

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