Estero Real Estate & Area Background Information
Located between Naples and Fort Myers Beach along central Florida's Gulf Coast, Estero is a small, tight-knit community of over 18,000 residents. Estero residents experience breathtaking natural beauty as there are parks and wildlife areas where residents can walk through historical remnants or along elevated boardwalks through wet prairies and Cypress grounds.
Just south of Fort Myers, Estero holds many natural and historic treasures. Exploration of this area reveals Florida as it once was. The remote island beaches are considered to be the most beautiful in the area. Unspoiled Barefoot Beach and Lover's Key State Park offers a chance to escape and relax to the sound of the surf rolling in from the gulf. Inland water adventures can be just as relaxing as residents treat themselves to the serenity of a canoe trip down the Imperial River or tour the Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary, where outdoor enthusiasts can wind through pinelands, wet prairies and cypress grounds on an elevated boardwalk.
The vast array of industries that provide employment in Estero include educational, health and social services, retail trade, finance, insurance, real estate, arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services, professional, scientific, management, administrative, waste management services and construction. Students in grades K-12 are accommodated by schools of the Lee County School District. Several colleges and universities are in proximity for those who wish to attain a degree in higher education. Estero real estate for sale includes single-family detached homes, estate properties, condominiums, town homes and land lots.
Estero Area Information