The municipality of Ellenton, Florida is located in the Sarasota - Bradenton metropolitan area.
Ellenton is quiet, as the streets are usually quite peaceful - although there are still several louder areas, especially around the railway line or Interstate 75. Green spaces are spread out sparsely, making it very difficult to reach them from the majority of locations within this municipality.
In Ellenton, around 60% of the dwellings are mobile homes, and single detached homes are also present in the housing stock. This part of the Sarasota - Bradenton metropolitan area is primarily composed of three bedroom and two bedroom homes. Around three quarters of the population of this municipality own their home while renters make up the remainder. This municipality did not experience a single housing boom; the construction of new dwellings in Ellenton is spread throughout several decades in recent history.
This municipality does not contain any high schools or primary schools. Concerning eating, getting to the nearest grocery store on foot is feasible for some, but not all, house buyers in Ellenton. Residents are served by about 40 restaurants and coffee shops as well.
Ellenton is an extremely convenient part of the Sarasota - Bradenton metropolitan area for traveling by car. It is very convenient to come across a place to park, and most houses for sale are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 75. In contrast, the public transit service in Ellenton is not very frequent. Thankfully, the municipality is linked by a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is usually close by. This part of the Sarasota - Bradenton metropolitan area is not very convenient for traveling on foot since very few daily needs can be carried out by walking.