Ormond Beach Real Estate & Homes for Sale in Florida
Located at the northern end of the greater Daytona Beach area in Volusia County, Ormond Beach is one of the finest coastal communities in Florida. Whether you enjoy the beach, fishing, hiking, parks, golf, or shopping, there is plenty to do for everyone here in Ormond Beach. Once the playground of the Rockefellers and other rich northerners, Ormond Beach is perhaps best known as the place where early land speed records were set. Today, Ormond Beach allows cars on certain portions of the beach; the rest is used by sunbathers, shell collectors, fisherman and swimmers.
Ormond Beach features 12 city parks with athletic fields, courts, playgrounds and picnic areas. Riverfront Park features a fishing pier, a bait shop and boat launch. Rockefeller Gardens offer beautiful scenic gardens and vistas. The schools in Ormond Beach are ranked consistently above the state average. Local colleges include Bethune Cookman College, Daytona Beach Community College, Embry Riddle Aeronautical University, Stetson University, and the University of Central Florida.
Residents can go engage in some retail therapy at nearby Volusia Mall, which has more than 100 shops including major department stores as well as restaurants and a food court. Nearby Riverfront Marketplace in downtown Daytona Beach is a shopping, dining and entertainment district with boutiques, a chocolate factory, gift shops, live theater, and restaurants. The area is served by Daytona International Airport.
Ormond Beach City Guide