Incorporated as a municipality in 1925, the suburban city of Port Richey, Florida, is a wonderful place to call home in the Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater Metropolitan area. Home to around 2,700 residents in Pasco County, Port Richey was first established in 1884 after being settled by Aaron M. Richey. This exceptional city should not be confused with neighboring New Port Richey, Florida which was established in 1915 and incorporated in 1924.
Port Richey is composed of 2.7 square miles, 0.6 of which are water, but despite its small size serves as home to seventy-two different neighborhoods with a diverse range of real estate options. While there are exceptions, most homes in Port Richey are single family and attached homes ranging in price from $25,000 to $2.7 million. The price range of homes for sale in Port Richey’s Orchid Lake community is not so broad.
Orchid Lake is a splendid community of single family homes in ranch and contemporary styles. Homes in Orchid Lake range in size from around 1,679 to 3,125 square feet with two to four bedrooms and two to three bathrooms on lots of ? to ½ acre. Most homes in Orchid Lake were built between 1979 and 2016, which means you can find new homes in this wonderful Port Richey neighborhood. Depending upon the home’s age, size, and location within the community, Orchid Lake homes range in price from $99,000 to $240,000 with a median sale price of $115,000 and an average price of $66 per square foot. There are usually HOA fees associated with homes in Orchid Lake and they generally range from $40 to $99 with property taxes ranging from $90 to $2,137. Students in Orchid Lake are served by Ridgewood High, Chasco Middle and Calusa Elementary schools.
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