Marco Island Beach
The population of Marco Island grows dramatically in the winter, with nearly 35,000 people. During the rest of the year, permanent residency runs around 15,000 people, quote a dramatic jump from the just over 500 people who inhabited Marco Island in the 60’s. Tourists flock to the Marco Island beautiful beaches and small island friendly atmosphere.
There is plenty to see and do in Marco Island including the Briggs Nature Center, or the Caribbean Gardens. For those who are looking for more activity, jet skiing is popular as is parasailing. There are seven golf courses accessible from Marco Island as well as plenty of fishing among the barrier isles.
Like other Florida properties, Marco Island homes are fairly priced. In fact, there are many homes available with two bedrooms and baths for less than $200,000. All of these homes provide residents access to the surrounding beauty of Marco Island.
Collier County Florida weather is the envy of all who do not live here! This tropical savannah type weather means primarily dry weather between November and May with wetter periods of time between June and October. The mean temperature is tropical at nearly all times allowing residents and visitors the ability to take advantage of the variety of available outdoor activities.
Whether you are considering retiring to Florida or making your home here, Marco Island is a great place to live. While Marco Island beach access is limited (only one way in!) residents have plenty of places to visit and plenty of activities to participate in within minutes of home.
If you now considering purchasing on Marco Island, please keep our company in mind. If you are looking to build we have a great Marco Island construction loan in our portfolio! Enjoy the beach and call us with any Marco Island mortgage questions.
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