Marathon and the Middle Keys
Mile Marker 47-63
When looking to purchase real estate in Marathon in the Florida Keys it is important to know that Marathon is located mainly on three islands (keys)
Fat Deer Key
The City of Marathon is a 10- mile-long family-oriented island community rooted in a heritage of fishing, and reflects the old-Keys lifestyle. The city of Marathon is incorporated and KeyColonyBeach is a separate incorporated city in the middle keys.
Marathon in the Florida Keys is a community located in the “heart of the Florida Keys” just 50 miles from Key West and two hours driving from time from Miami. This quaint tropical city is conveniently situated in the middle of the Keys island chain. The Marathon Florida Keys area is noted for its beaches. Bahia Honda State Park and SombreroBeach are home to Marathon in the Florida Keys featuring some of the best snorkeling anywhere. Marathon is a water-oriented community with fishing, diving, sailing, and watersports as some of the reasons why people live here to work and play. Marathon has the essential facilities to serve the needs of its Florida Keys residents and tourists alike. The Florida Keys has been called a national treasure and Marathon is one of its jewels. Marathon provides the middle of the keys the sometimes necessary conveniences as Home Depot, Office Depot, CVS, Walgreens, Publix, Winn Dixie and an airport to accommodate private planes.
In the Duck Keys, part of middle Florida Keys, you will be enchanted by this natural island which is composite of five islands: YachtClubIsland, CenterIsland, HarbourIsland, PlantationIsland, and IndiesIsland. The physical surroundings ensure privacy and security, and only one road connects Duck Key to the main Overseas Highway.
KeyColonyBeach is located in the heart of the middle keys and is just an hour drive to the town of Key West. Key Colony in the Florida Keys attracts vacationers because of its direct access to the Gulf of Mexico and to the Atlantic Ocean. They enjoy the best fishing and diving areas, snorkeling and scuba diving on the unique coral reefs in Sombrero Reef. The #1 rated beach in North America, Bahia Honda State Park, is located nearby.
Marathon in the Florida Keys offers the best of all worlds.
Once you become familiar and fall in love with Marathon, I can help you find the Marathon real estate… that perfect island home or waterfront property in Marathon in the Florida Keys. The weather, the water, the people are great in Marathon and the Middle Keys.