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Preferred Real Estate Agents in Manatee County, Florida
Manatee County is located in West Central Florida along the Gulf Coast. It includes the cities Anna Maria, Bradenton, Bayshore Gardens, Bradenton Beach, Cortez, Ellenton, Holmes Beach, Longboat Key, Myakka City, Oneco, Palmetto, Parrish, Samoset, South Bradenton, West Bradenton, and Whitfield. Bradenton is the county seat. Manatee County is known for Beker State Park, Lake Manatee Lower Watershed, and Upper Mayakka River Watershed.
In 2011 the United States Census reported a population of 327,142 and 173,660 housing units. The homeownership rate form 2006 to 2010 was 74.1% with a median value of $214,000. The average listing price for Manatee County is between $260K and $318K.
Manatee County was formed in 1855 and was named after the sea mammal, the manatee.