The homes for sale in Lakeland FL 33803 zip code south of downtown Lakeland. The 33803 zip code covers the area south of downtown to north of the 570 aka Polk Parkway the expressway which takes you around the city east to west. The zip code actually extends all of the way to Lake Hancock but almost all of the homes are north of the 570.
The homes for sale in 33803 are certainly near the hart of Lakeland and in a beautiful part of the city. The center of this area is Lake Hollingsworth a name you will get very familiar with as you learn the city. A couple of other notable places are the Common Ground Playground, The Lakeland Tennis Courts and the Cleveland Heights Golf Course all near the center and Grasslands Golf and Country Club out to the west.
This area can get rather dense traffic wise but before long you will be navigating like a pro. Most of the roads are laid out north, south, east and west with the exception of US-98. The main north and south roads are (from west to east) Harden Blvd, FL-37,Cleveland Heights Blvd and US-98. All of those roads are primary use roads that run north and south. Edgewood Drive runs nearly all of the way through the center of the 33803 zip code east to west.
If you are travelling to Tampa or Orlando then you will probably be considering the 570 if you live in the lower 3/4 of the zip code. It rapidly takes you around the bulk of traffic to I-4 on both the east and west sides of Lakeland unfortunately it is a toll road.
If you are on the west side of this area then you can find a lot on Fl-37. If you live in the south part of 33803 then there is a Walmart Supercenter on the SW side, a Sam's Club in the center of the south portion and if you are east then there is a Winn Dixie off of Edgewood Drive. The northern portion has the best restaurants nearby. You may of course have stores closer these are just the most commonly used by local residents.
The local market for this area is fairly busy. In the previous 6 months a surprising 225 homes sold here. Of those over 180 were the traditional single-family type that most of us are used to. The median price of a sold home in the last 90 days has been just $202,000. The most expensive home to have sold was a $889,000 home near Lake Hollingsworth.
If you have been considering a home here in Lakeland reach out to us. We would love to assist you with finding the perfect home. Hopefully it will be among the homes for sale in Lakeland Florida 33803 shown below.