Living in one of Osprey's Neighborhoods
Osprey, Florida is located in Sarasota County. Osprey offers diverse housing with Multi-million dollar homes lining up along the Intracoastal Waterway, neighborhoods with marinas and condos directly on the bay, just to name a few. The Oaks, one of the most upscale Golf and Country Clubs in the county, is also a landmark in the area. Cut in half by Tamiami Trail, the section west of the trail offers high-class condominiums and impressive homes by the water, whereas the section east of US 41 offers golf course views.
Bay Street Village is the new village center in Osprey, adjacent to a super Wal-Mart and most of the of the shopping is on US 41 or Tamiami Trail, which is the official name of the four-lane main traffic artery. Restaurants and Bars are here and there. Most of the restaurants are on the trail, but waterfront dining is also available. At Spanish Point or on Blackburn Point Road are even Tiki Bars right on the water.
With just over 6,000 people spread out over an area of 6 square miles, Osprey has a density of 1,000+ people per square mile. The median home price in Osprey is over $400,000. Osprey’s cost of living is about 40% higher than the U.S. average.
What makes Osprey so attractive is the prime location, with Sarasota, Siesta Key, and Venice only minutes away. This area is a very quiet neighborhood with only a minimum of commercial activity along Tamiami Trail.
Discover the best neighborhoods in Osprey
The Oaks Club
The Oaks Club's world class amenities including two championship-style 18-hole golf courses,12 tennis courts, heated junior Olympic pool and clubhouse with fine dining.
Pine Run is a pet-friendly, resort-style community, appreciated for its “Old Florida” charm, complimented by unique architecture. Residents enjoy a lifestyle and living with nature and activity.