Surrounded by waters of the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean, Key West is a tiny two by five mile island. Key West is 120 miles west of the mainland. Often described as racy, raucous, bawdy, and brilliant, Key West is a unique place to live. The city derives its special vibrancy from a beneficent climate that’s never seen a frost and a rich history with restored architectural gems that serve as guest houses and museums. Approximately 28,000 call Key West home and another 6,500 spend their winter here. Many thousands visit Key West annually. Find your piece of real estate in Key West in the Florida Keys.