843 apartments for rent near Ocoee, FL
Apartments in Ocoee, FL
In the 1850s, Dr. J.D. Starke and several slaves, many infected with malaria, moved into the Ocoee area, settling next to the cool lake to avoid further outbreaks. Today, 200-acre Starke Lake is a popular freshwater fishing and boating spot, with two boat ramps and a fishing dock.
Ocoee, located in Central Florida 12 miles northwest of Orlando, is 3 miles east of Lake Apopka, the fourth-largest lake in Florida at over 30,000 acres. With about two hours to either coast, Ocoee is an apartment-rental dream come true for anyone who enjoys water sports.
With 12 parks, tennis courts, a public golf course, and an aquatic center, and a strong school system, Ocoee is a family-friendly city focused on community. Founder’s Day is held in October and features live entertainment, vendors, rides, games, and more.
Ocoee is a fast-growing area with apartments for rent near major highways, Orlando’s theme parks, and all Central Florida has to offer.
- Florida Metro University North Orlando
- Florida Metro University South Orlando
- Devry University Orlando
- Valencia Community College
- Central Florida College