One of the finest coastal communities in the Daytona area, Ormond Beach offers the white beaches and crystal waters of the Atlantic Ocean. Located just 60 miles east of Orlando and 60 miles north of the Kennedy Space Center, Ormond Beach is an attractive bedroom community with a light industrial economy. Companies based in Ormond Beach are Hess Corporation and Hudson Technologies.
Ormond Beach is nicknamed the Birthplace of Speed. Auto races began here in the early 1900s on the smooth, sandy beaches.
Once a popular turn-of-the century vacation spot for the rich and famous, John D. Rockefeller loved the area so much he built his winter home here. Today, it is a popular tourist attraction.
Tomoka State Park is just north of town featuring fishing, camping, and boating. There are also many walking and biking paths. This is the site of a Timucuan Indian settlement, discovered by Spaniards in 1605.
With year-round mild weather, Ormond Beach averages 229 sunny days per year. Ormond Beach gets about 49 inches of rain per year.
With numerous rivers, lush parklands, and the natural beauty of tree-covered neighborhoods, an apartment in Ormond Beach may make you feel like you’re on a lifelong vacation.