Minneola is a city in Orange County, Florida, United States, containing the following Orlando zip codes, 34715, 34755. The City of Minneola is nestled in the stunning rolling hills of Central Florida. The City was originally part of the land area of Sumter County and Orange County. In 1887, parts of Sumter County and Orange County were combined to form the new Lake County. Minneola later became part of the newly formed Lake County in 1926. The City’s name is derived from a Dakota Indian word meaning “many waters.”
With over 1,000 named lakes in Lake County, the City is aptly named. The City is located on the highest elevation in Florida’s peninsula at 312 feet above sea level and covers 10.37 square miles.
Minneola has one of the highest household income levels in Lake County according to the 2008 census, the City’s residents have one of the highest levels of educational attainment among all the municipalities in Lake County, and has a Planning & Zoning Commission and City Council that are business friendly. Moreover, the citizens have overwhelmingly supported incentives that will make opening a business in Minneola a great opportunity.
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