About Port Charlotte
Whether you enjoy gliding down the Peace River in a kayak or reeling in Tarpon from the Gulf of Mexico, the community of Port Charlotte has something to engage and excite every outdoor lover, including numerous upland and aquatic preserves. Charlotte Harbor boasts one of the world’s largest protected marine estuaries, encompassing 270 square miles and 219 miles of natural shoreline. The confluence of the Peace and Myakka Rivers comprises some of the most vibrant coastal areas in the state and include a unique network of barrier islands and mangrove forests. Other amenities include 16 golf courses, numerous annual sporting events and abundant recreational facilities.
In recent times, Port Charlotte has received numerous national accolades, including being named among the best places to live by Money Magazine.