Lake Elizabeth real estate is regarded as a limited supply market in Florida for lake homes and lake lots.
Lake Elizabeth is in Earleton, Florida, under 20 miles from Gainesville.
Coming from the Timucuan word meaning “big jug,” Alachua County has a population of around 270,000.
There are a few smaller airfields nearby, but the closest major airport is Gainesville Regional Airport and is just under 30 minutes away. Urgent care can be provided 30 minutes away at Shands Starke Regional Medical Center.
Stock up on snacks and groceries at Williamson’s Food Store, nine minutes away. Locals recommend restaurants such as Gator Bait Family Sports Grill, Blue Water Bay, and Betty’s Pizza & Subs.
At 63 acres, Lake Elizabeth offers privacy to its residents. Anglers can expect to find largemouth bass, bluegill, black bullhead, warmouth, and brown hoplo. Many homes have docks, perfect for exploring the waters in a boat, kayak, or canoe.
The top attraction in Alachua County is the Florida Museum of Natural History. Most of this museum is free and has tons of exciting attractions to offer guests. The most popular exhibit is the Rainforest Butterfly Exhibit.
Lake Elizabeth is a perfect spot for those looking to reconnect with nature. Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park is a 21,000-acre savannah that offers dog-friendly hiking trails. Another great state park is Devil’s Millhopper which has hiking, waterfalls, and sinkholes.
Gainesville has a wide assortment of activities inside the city.
The Florida Museum of Natural History Exhibits explores the natural and human heritage of Florida, the Caribbean & Latin America.
The Hippodrome Theatre offers plays, independent films, and an art gallery.
The Cade Museum for Creativity and Invention is a modern museum from the inventor of Gatorade featuring interactive science and technology exhibits.
There are plenty of popular restaurants including Underground Kitchen, The Top, and MOJO Hogtown Bar-B-Que, Smoked Meats Whiskey Bar.
Whether you are looking to buy a family home, a full-time retirement residence, or a waterfront property, Lake Elizabeth is an excellent choice.