Longboat Key

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Overview for Longboat Key, FL

2,574 people live in Longboat Key, where the median age is 69.4 and the average individual income is $75,931.11. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

69.4 years

Median Age


Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.


Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Longboat Key, FL

Longboat Key has 1,449 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Longboat Key do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.


Median Age

46.31 / 53.69%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group


0-9 Years


10-17 Years


18-24 Years


25-64 Years


65-74 Years


75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree

Total Households


Average Household Size


Average individual Income

Marital Status


Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Around Longboat Key, FL

There's plenty to do around Longboat Key, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

Walking Score
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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including The George, Bayshore Nutrition, and Fore Some Golf Shop.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 4.94 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$ 4.47 miles 11 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.94 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.2 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.7 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.93 miles 11 reviews 5/5 stars

Welcome to Longboat Key

A quiet and serene resort community between Sarasota Bay and the Gulf of Mexico.
Longboat Key is an extremely active resort community allowing residents to enjoy a quiet and serene atmosphere. Home to 12 miles of white sand beaches, Longboat Key provides its residents with a beautiful and alluring environment. Once you visit, you’ll want to stay!

What to Love

  • Waterfront community
  • Foodies’ paradise 
  • Wide selection of fun and exciting attractions
  • Spectacular school system

Local Lifestyle

The lifestyle in Longboat Key is luxurious. Locals have access to an assortment of attractions including a wide range of private clubs to enjoy their favorite hobbies such as biking, tennis, and golf. Being that Longboat Key is a waterfront community, boating is one of the most popular pastimes among the residents.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

Longboat Key can be described as an ideal location for foodies. If you’re looking to try new and exciting foods, then Longboat Key is right for you. The Lazy Lobster is a popular local restaurant providing customers with an accommodating outdoor terrace where they can enjoy their favorite seafood meals. The broiled wild Nordic cod is among the favorite dishes at the Lazy Lobster. 
The Dry Dock Waterfront Grill is an elegant restaurant allowing diners to appreciate scenic shoreline views while they enjoy their meals. The Dry Dock Waterfront Grill provides its customers with an award-winning menu that includes mouthwatering steaks and fresh seafood. 
The Mar Vista Dockside is a waterfront restaurant with a private dock as well as a substantial selection of wines and cocktails. Their menu boasts sustainable and locally sourced ingredients. A local favorite is the steamer pot with a mix of seafood, corn, potatoes, and Old Bay Seasoning. 

Things to Do

The residents of Longboat Key have access to a wide selection of attractions allowing them to stay active and entertained. There’s never a dull moment in Longboat Key. The Met Fashion House Day Spa is a designer boutique, day spa, and salon located in the area. The fashion house provides customers with a wide range of clothing for both men and women. The day spa serves as a popular venue for bridal parties.
The Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium is a popular local attraction providing entertainment for the whole family. With a wide range of hands-on exhibits and touch pools, Mote is a great place to learn about marine wildlife. The shark exhibit is a local favorite. They also hold several different events throughout the year, and they are expanding their Science Education Aquarium. 
Bicentennial Park is a public park that is a popular destination among local cyclists and those looking to take a walk through nature or have a picnic. Longboat Key Beach and Lido Beach allow the locals to appreciate beautiful views while enjoying their favorite leisure activities. Some of the popular water hobbies include swimming, fishing, and surfing. 
St. Armands Circle is a high-end shopping center and dining location that is a popular destination among the residents of Longboat Key. You will find stores such as Tommy Bahama, along with unique stops like The Spice & Tea Exchange and Wyland Gallery.  

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