Depending on where you're coming from, living in North Port will be either everything you hoped, or it will take a bit getting used to. If you're coming from a large city with a lot of hustle & bussle at all hours, North Port is going to sound and feel like everything has slowed down. In reality, it hasn't. It's just a lot quieter. Give it a week and you'll get used to the peace.
If you're coming from anywhere other than a big city, you'll feel right at home pretty quickly. The one thing that you'll find is that almost everyone comes from somewhere else.
North Port give you plenty of options for living healthy. We have miles and miles of paths and trails for mountain biking, walking, jogging, hiking, horseback riding & more.
Several of our many North Port Parks are connected by the 85 miles of freshwater canals running through our neighborhoods. The city is planning to connect most of the canals giving North Port kayak & canoeing athletes endless waterways to enjoy.
Nearby beaches are within a comfortable drive but without the high insurance costs that you would have to pay if you lived at the beach. Here's the list of beaches near North Port: BEACHES
Here's a starting point list to find your interests
(Schools also have teams for every sport):
North Port Area Little League
HUSKIES FOOTBALL 6u (Flag) THROUGH 14u (Tackle) AND HUSKIES CHEER
Narramore Sports Complex - not linked
North Port Youth Soccer
George Mullen Center (click Park Info Icon)
Morgan Center (click Park Info Icon)
Miss North Port - Fast Pitch Softball
The Atlanta Braves Spring Training Facility opened in North Port. The stadium has a capacity of 6,500 fixed seats & 1,500 berm seating. Located in the West Villages of North Port.
The sport complex includes: A Team Clubhouse, 6 or more practice baseball fields, 6 multi-use fields, training facilities, and the team's sports medicine academy. The complex will be a big boom for growth in that area.
Everything you can want is either here or near North Port. Every major retailer, restaurant & anything else is here, or moving here.
Due to growth in North Port, Suncoast Technical College built a campus by exit 179 off of i75. Major growth with no sign of slowing down!
- Toledo Blade Elementary School
- Glenallen Elementary School
- Cranberry Elementary School
- Atwater Elementary School
- Lamarque Elementary School
- Imagine School at North Port (Charter)
- Heron Creek Middle School
- Woodland Middle School
- North Port High School
- Suncoast Technical College
- The Rock Box Music School