About Punta Gorda
Situated on the Gulf of Mexico, less than 50 miles south of Sarasota, Punta Gorda offers leisurely, uncongested living in an area Money Magazine has ranked among the best places to live in America.
The recently revitalized downtown features cobblestone streets and charming gas streetlights. The residential neighborhoods feature numerous brick streets, lined with royal palms that showcase vintage tin-roofed homes with wide verandas.
Attractive family-friendly neighborhoods and parks are scattered throughout the area, which takes great pride in its youth programs and educational system. Young families have discovered that Punta Gorda is the ideal place to live, work, play and learn.