Colonial Town Center Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Shady streets, small ranch style homes, and great shopping are a few of the elements that make the Colonial Town Center neighborhood appealing.
Situated in the 32813 zip code area, Colonial Town Center is bordered on the west by North Bumby Avenue, on the east by Bennett Road, on the south by East Livingston, and on the north by Pelican Landing.
Easy commuter access to downtown via East Livingston Street and convenient major shopping complexes make the neighborhood attractive to people who work in the downtown area, College Park, Baldwin Park, or Winter Park. The average household income in the Colonial Town Center neighborhood is about $68,000.
The unofficial social epicenter for the community is the Colonial Plaza shopping center at Colonial Drive and North Bumby Avenue, one of Orlando’s busiest intersections. You’ll find local residents at Colonial Plaza sipping coffee at Starbuck’s, browsing the bookshelves at the Barnes and Noble bookstore, and shopping at Marshall’s, Steinmart, and Ross. Colonial Plaza is also home to the Plaza Theatre, a popular venue that features everything in entertainment from rock and jazz concerts to plays and musicals.
Other shopping options in the neighborhood include Fashion Square Mall, which has a multi-screen movie theater, and Colonial Landing, where a Red Lobster establishment and Smokey Bones Barbeque are the main draws.
For recreation and large-scale festivals, the Orlando Festival Park at 2911 East Robinson Street is a gathering center for neighborhood residents who can take advantage of the park’s many features to enjoy a wide range of activities. The 16 acres of open fields are flexible for things like ethnic festivals and flag football games. Main amenities include a basketball court, beach-style volleyball courts, and a skateboard park. Considered one of the best skateboard parks in Florida, the Orlando Skate Park attracts neighborhood youngsters with a big flow course and concrete bowl affording all sorts of maneuvers.