Overview of Bonita Springs
Located in southwest Florida, Bonita Springs is a beautiful beachside town where residents can let their hair down and soak in the rays. Situated in Lee County, Bonita Springs is in a prime location where residents can enjoy the tourist hub of Fort Myers Beach, the beautiful crystal clear waters of Sanibel and Marco Islands, or enjoy the quaint area of Naples. Bonita Springs is also home to an extensive amount of flora and fauna that can be seen in the many nature reserves, or even in a neighbor's backyard.
According to statistics from the U.S. Census Bureau, the population has increased dramatically in recent years, and had grown from about 33,000 people in 2000 to 44,800 individuals today. People looking for Bonita Springs apartments for rent will understand why so many people have decided to call this town home.
Living in Bonita Springs, FL
People have inhabited the land now known as Bonita Springs for roughly 8,000 years, and by the time Ponce de Leon came to the area in 1513, thousands lived here. Well into the future, the 1930s brought many tourists to the area who were mainly traveling to visit the Everglades Reptile Gardens, which is still a major attraction today.
While tourism still serves as a driving force for many individuals to come to the area, Bonita Springs offers a sustainable lifestyle and plenty of employment opportunities. People looking for Bonita Springs apartments may find jobs at Lee Memorial Health System, Lee County School District, Publix, the U.S. Postal Service, City of Cape Coral, and Edison State College.
Bonita Springs Attractions and Special Events
Whether you want to soak in the sunshine at one of the many area beaches, attend an art showing, or get active outdoors, you'll be able to find something to suit your personality in and around Bonita Springs. Residents can shop at the Flamingo Island Flea Market, view wildlife at the Everglades Wonder Garden or Manatee Park, or bet on the dog races at the Naples-Fort Myers Greyhound Track.
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