|Located a little over 24
miles from Key West, Summerland Key boasts a bit more commercial activity along US 1. You
will find among it's amenities a very nice small grocery store, a post office, two gas
station/convenience stores (one with boat fuel on a canal behind), two boat rentals, a
small but good charter fishing fleet, a florist, a video store, a really great little
hardware store, two beauty shops, several professional offices, a large tourist gift store
and five restaurants.
Summerland Key is said to have
been named for it's prevailing summer-like weather and trade winds. Almost all the homes
are located south of US 1 and provide for excellent deep draft boating to the Ocean and
Gulf. The remainder of the land mass is mostly wetlands, transitional wetlands and some
Florida Keys Realty, Inc.
P.O. Box 421177 Summerland Key, FL 33042
Mile Marker 21.5 Cudjoe Key
Office: (305) 745-3717 Toll Free: (800) 277-7756