About Deep Creek Florida

Deep Creek in sunny southwest Florida is a deed-restricted community on the north side of the Peace River in close proximity to the I-75 Interstate. Some say it’s in Port Charlotte, FL, while most say it’s in Punta Gorda. However, the zip code is Punta Gorda, FL 33983.

Deep Creek EntranceDeep Creek in sunny southwest Florida is a deed-restricted community on the north side of the Peace River in close proximity to the I-75 Interstate. Some say it’s in Port Charlotte, FL, while most say it’s in Punta Gorda. However, the zip code is Punta Gorda, FL 33983.

It is part of Charlotte County. Serene, wooded areas surround Deep Creek and boast six freshwater lakes, canals, and beautiful views. Deep Creek offers plenty of opportunities to see wildlife, go fishing or birdwatching, or play golf at the challenging 18-hole semi-private golf course! While offering a more tranquil country feel, the community has two exit points very near I-75 and is close to city life in Port Charlotte and Punta Gorda. 

What you need to know about Deep Creek!

• A Growth Area

Deep Creek FL Entrance Sign

Deep Creek and surrounding Harbour Heights in Charlotte Harbor is a community that has seen a lot of residential growth in the past 40 years. So where is Deep Creek located? Its location is one of its most substantial assets. It has three exit points that are very close to two different I-75 exits at mile marker 167 and 171. The shopping and restaurants of Punta Gorda and Port Charlotte are conveniently close. Lots of lakes are scattered throughout the community. Although a small deed-restricted community the above makes many look for Deep Creek FL homes for sale.

• Section 23 and Section 20

Deep Creek FL Water View

The two associations cover an area of about 10,000 lots where about half now have houses. The reminder vacant lots are slowly but inevitably being developed with new beautiful single family homes.

The Section 20 Association website covers the area north of Sandhill Boulevard with just short of 4000 home sites.

The Section 23 Association website (south side) has just about 6000 home sites and have different requirements from section 20 as to the size of the structures.

The entire Deep Creek area has deed restrictions. The associations take care of the extensive green belts and oversee that the rules and regulations are adhered to. It makes the community nice and clean all the time and is enjoyed immensely by all residents. Here you will enjoy exceptional low yearly fees that range around $130 per year depending on the association the home belongs to.

• A fairly New Area

Homes in Deep Creek range from 35 years old to new construction. Most of the houses were built in the 1980's and the 2000s. Many were updated with new roofs after Hurricane Charley that hit Deep Creek hard on August 13, 2004.

All structures built after 2004 are built to the newer hurricane code. All types of architecture can be seen throughout the community. Many of Deep Creek’s residents utilize the quick highway access to commute to Sarasota, Fort Myers or Venice with little trouble.

• Modern Amenities

A significant advantage Deep Creek compared to many other areas between Sarasota and Punta Gorda is that all properties are connected to public water and sewer systems. You will also find extensive green-belt areas between homes that makes the area quite like living in a grand park setting. Two large storage facilities are situated just as you drive into the area. Because trailer, RV or boat parking is not allowed the Storage America facility comes in handy and there is plenty of room for any size RV or boat should you chose to have one.

• Golf in Deep Creek

The Deep Creek Golf Club and Golf Course are open for the public. The clubhouse offers a Pro-Shop and the Creekside Tavern with delicious food and seating with a view to the golf course. You can have 18 holes for as little as $28 without cart and clubs. You can practice at the Driving Range, 50 Yard Short Game and Bunker Area. There are water hazards, sand traps and plenty of bunkers.

• Schools

Deep Creek Elementary School is situated on the south side of Deep Creek. It is close by and only takes 5-10 minutes to get there from almost any place in Deep Creek. The local Punta Gorda Middle school is located south of the river on Education Avenue in Punta Gorda FL, and Charlotte High is also south of Peace River on Cooper Street.

• Businesses in Deep Creek

Deep Creek Corner StoreOver the last 10-15 years, several new companies have started nearby as well as in Deep Creek. Several hotels have been built in the I-75 / Kings Highway corridor were a Walmart store, Culver’s, Arby’s and many others have chosen to establish them self. In the middle at the intersection of Rio de Janeiro and Rampart Boulevard, you will find the only Deep Creek Restaurant also being the only Deep Creek Pizza place the K's Family Pizzeria & Restaurant, The Corner Store that is an old fashion store with all the things you might need for the guests that suddenly decided to visit you. You will also find Subway and Suntrust Bank in the center of Deep Creek in Punta Gorda FL 33983. Two home builders have sales offices here. One is Maronda Homes and the other Adam's Homes.

• The Housing Market in Deep Creek Florida

On average the Deep Creek Homes For Sale (active listings) have about 150 properties ranging from around $80,000 for condos all the way to $1,200,000 in Herons Cove (northeast corner of Deep Creek, Punta Gorda FL 33983). The average 3/2/2 single-family home without pool cost around $240,000 and with a pool about $20,000 more all other things equal. The largest home has more than 4,000 square feet of living space. Most homes typically have 2 bathrooms and a double garage. Finding a rental is not easy as there are only a few if any. See all our listings through the neighboring links.

• Churches in Deep Creek

The area has many churches neighboring Deep Creek and we thought just for informational purposes that we should mention that the Deep Creek Community Church is not located in Deep Creek but in Punta Gorda on 1500 Cooper St.

• Deep Creek Preserve

Deep Creek Preserve just north of Deep Creek is located in DeSoto County, Florida. The 2,000-acre area serves as a water conservation resource and offers opportunities for a range of activities. It is located at 10797 SW Peace River Street in Arcadia, Florida. You can get much more information on the website provided by the Southwest Florida Water Management District.

• Realtors in the area

When you are ready to buy or sell real estate then contact HomeMaxi® Real Estate. HomeMaxi is the dedicated small boutique brokerage who specializes in Deep Creek in Punta Gorda FL 33983 and take care of your interests. We have many buyers on our database who specifically look for Deep Creek Real Estate. We are the Deep Creek Real Estate Agents you can trust to do the job. If you are thinking about selling then contact us today. Schedule a showing or listing appointment today and you will be in good company.

Typical Deep Creek greenbelt

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Looking to sell or buy a home in Deep Creek, Punta Gorda? Call HomeMaxi, your Deep Creek real estate team at (941) 800-1680. We are your Deep Creek REALTORS® and experts on the Southwest Florida housing market.

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