Deland, Florida being one of the cities out in the western area of Volusia County is the county seat and one of Florida’s small town treasures and has much to offer its current and future residents. Located in the East Central region of FL along eastern shores of the St. John's River, embellished with over 400 years of rich history starting with early Native Americans, explorers from Spain, colonists from France and settlers from England all leaving their marks in the history of Deland, Florida. Deland is known for being a high pine forest with its rolling hills, and stately location along the fertile hammock banks of the St. John's River. Take a traveling adventure along one of the many tree-shaded roads, with the adorned home properties and wander down to the national historical district that parts of which are now Stetson University, one of the most prestigious educational institutions in central Florida. Stetson University boasts many community events and enhances the rich culture and history with theater, recitals, museums, and amazing speaker's programs. Search the many Deland homes for sale using the comprehensive search feature below.
If you or your family has a hankering for outdoor hiking, nature trails or just the relaxing feeling of nature, then checking out manatee at Blue Springs, boating over to Hontoon Island State Park to observe and enjoy the cypress swamp on the St. John's River, or cooking your very own pancakes at Deleon Springs' State Park at the Old Spanish Sugar Mill and canoeing down one of their unique waterways may be just the outdoor quest you’re looking for.
Deland's economic stability and foundation is supported by tourism, agriculture, education, finance, healthcare, government and manufacturing. For more information, please contact us.