South Lake communities are known for their small town charm, picturesque settings and highly regarded schools, including state-of-the-art Lake Minneola High School and Gray Middle School, internationally acclaimed Montverde Academy, as well as Lake-Sumter State College and the University of Central Florida. With boundless recreational activities, focus on wellness, and local as well as national dining and shopping opportunities, South Lake residents enjoy an enviable quality of life.
The South Lake communities of Clermont, Groveland, Mascotte, Minneola and Montverde, as well as the Four Corners area, are just minutes away from all the amenities of urban Orlando, including the NBA’s Orlando Magic, concerts at the Amway Center and the Orlando International Airport.
South Lake is home to a diverse business community that includes South Lake Hospital, the area’s largest employer with more than 1,000 employees who work at the 180-acre health, wellness and education campus that provides cutting edge medical care.
Other key South Lake employers include: Lake County Public Schools, municipal governments and the agritechnology, hospitality, construction, legal, and retail industries. There are about 3,700 businesses and 25,000 employees in South Lake. Key industries include healthcare, food service, construction, manufacturing and wholesale.
Located a short drive from some of the world’s most popular attractions, including Walt Disney World Resort, Universal Studios Orlando, SeaWorld and LEGOLAND Florida, tourists are also able to enjoy South Lake’s local attractions, such as Lakeridge Winery, Revolution Off Road, the Presidents Hall of Fame and the Citrus Tower.
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To read more about all that South Lake has to offer, take a look at our Visitor and Relocation Guide.