Eustis Real Estate Market Overview
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Location and Weather
Eustis is a quaint lakefront community with a historical downtown located on the east shore of Lake Eustis. The Clifford Store on Lake Eustis was built in the 1800’s and now houses the Eustis Historical Museum and Preservation Society. Considering Eustis is part of the Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford Metropolitan Statistical Area, Eustis has many recreation areas including Ferran Park & Eustis Lake Walk, Trout Lake Nature Center, Hidden Waters Preserve, Lake Norris Water Conservation Area, and Lake May Reserve.
In Eustis the summers are very warm, humid and long, while the winters are short and mild. The summer temperatures are in the 90’s, with lows in the mid-70’s. Winter temperatures are in the high 60’s, with lows in the 50’s.
Population, Job Market and Cost of Living
The population of Eustis in 2018 was 21,083, with a growth rate of 1.59%. The job growth has increased by 3.92% over the last year and in ten years, is predicted to have increased by 51.92%. The major industries are in retail trade, healthcare, social assistance and accommodations and food services. The biggest employers are Vitas Healthcare, HCA Healthcare and Crossmark. The cost of living is low, due to the Eustis real estate market and the cost of available housing.
With a scenic lakeside location, historic downtown area, abundance of parks, strong job growth, diversified industries and a low cost of living, Eustis will continue to attract those that want a lakeside lifestyle in Florida.