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Highlands County is located in Central Florida. It includes the cities Avon Park, Lake Placid, Leisure Lakes, Lorida, Placid Lakes, Sebring, Sylvan Shores, and Venus. Sebring is the county seat. Highlands County is know for Highlands Hammock State Park.
In 2011 the United States Census Bureau report a population of 98,630 and 55,276 housing units. The homeownership rate from 2006 to 2010 was 79.9% with a median value of $122,000. The average listing price for Highlands County is between $113K to $139K.
Highlands County was created from part of Desoto County in 1921. It was named Highlands County because the county is just that, highlands.