Siesta Key

There are a wide range of properties on this vibrant barrier island ranging from condominiums to single-family homes of all categories of small villas to impressive waterfront mansions.

Welcome to Siesta Key

Siesta Key barrier island stretches for eight miles along the west coast of Sarasota County but it only covers 2.4 square miles of land! Siesta Beach is regarded as one of the best beaches in the world. This long Key is located to the west of Sarasota mainland and accessed from two bridges: the North Bridge and the South Bridge.
 
The community on Siesta Key consists of single-family homes of all categories ranging from small villas to impressive waterfront mansions, condominiums, retail shops, and a strong arts and culture scene. Living in Siesta Key offers residents an urban feel, with easy access to all the best amenities of Sarasota.
 

REAL ESTATE INSIGHTS

 

The four main districts on Siesta are:

Siesta Village
 
Siesta Village is at the north end of this island and has a vast range of fine dining as well as casual restaurants, bars, and a shopping area comprising specialty boutiques.
 
Siesta Beach
 
Siesta Beach is not only long but also expansively wide and consistently ranked one of the best beaches in the world and among the top three in Florida. Siesta Beach’s powdery white sand is 99% quartz, most of which comes from the Appalachian Mountains.
 

THE PEOPLE & LIFESTYLE

 
Crescent Beach
 
Crescent Beach with its distinctive crescent shape sits just south of the Southbridge from Sarasota. This is the place to be if you want a beachfront property situated right next to the water.
 
Turtle Beach
 
Turtle Beach is a public beach on South Siesta Key known for the large number of sea turtles that nest on the shore. Turtle Beach is a smaller and quieter beach also well known as the place to go for fishing. It is one of the only beaches around Siesta Key without white sand.
 
No matter where you are, Siesta Key is known for breathtaking sunsets.
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Overview for Siesta Key, FL

5,416 people live in Siesta Key, where the median age is 67.1 and the average individual income is $103,965. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

5,416

Total Population

67.1 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$103,965

Average individual Income

Around Siesta Key, FL

There's plenty to do around Siesta Key, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Car-Dependent
Walking Score
46
Somewhat Bikeable
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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Seagrape Wine Company, T.Georgiano's Boutique, and The Blue Heirloom.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 1.58 miles 16 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 4.16 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 2.32 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 2.88 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.82 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.72 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Siesta Key, FL

Siesta Key has 2,948 households, with an average household size of 1.84. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Siesta Key do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 5,416 people call Siesta Key home. The population density is 2,310.2 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

5,416

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

67.1

Median Age

48.78 / 51.22%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

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25-64 Years

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75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
2,948

Total Households

1.84

Average Household Size

$103,965

Average individual Income

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Marital Status

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Commute Time

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60+ Minutes

Schools in Siesta Key, FL

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The following schools are within or nearby Siesta Key. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
The Out-Of-Door Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Out Of Door Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available

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