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Preferred Real Estate Agents in Sumter County, Florida
Sumter County is located in Central Florida. It includes the cities Bushnell, Center Hill, Coleman, Lake Panasoffkee, Sumterville, Oxford, The Villages, Webster, and Wildwood. The county seat is Bushnell. Sumter County is known for it's large area of Green Swamp along with Richloam Wildlife Management Area.
In 2011 the United States Census Bureau reported a population of 97,756 and 55,988 housing units. The homeownership rate from 2006 to 2010 was 89.3% with a median value of $184,000. The average listing price for Sumter County is between $195K to $239K.
Sumter County was named after General Thomas Sumter, a war hero of the American Revolutionary War. It is often referred to as "Hog County" because of it's large population of wild hogs. Recently Sumter County has had a substantial growth in population due to the expansion of The Villages retirement complex.