Lake Formosa Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
The Lake Formosa neighborhood is bordered by Lake Formosa and is quickly accessible to Interstate 4 and the attractions in and around Orlando, including Walt Disney World, Universal Orlando, and Sea World. Easy access to I-4 provides residents fast and convenient trips to shopping centers, restaurants, and local businesses. The Orlando Science Center and Orlando Museum of Art are a short drive from the Lake Formosa Community.
Within the Lake Formosa community, both adults and children have access to special events and exhibits at the Mennello American Folk Museum. An advantage for Lake Formosa residents is its proximity to the facilities at the Florida Hospital.
Lake Formosa not only has its own lake, it is bordered by three others that include Lake Estelle to the north, Lake Rowena to the east, and Lake Ivanhoe to the south. Rowena Gardens and Orlando Loch Haven Park are both a short drive from Lake Formosa. Bank fishing is allowed at Lake Formosa, Lake Estelle, and from Lake Ivanhoe Park. A boat ramp, fishing pier, playground, and restrooms are available at the Gaston-Edwards Park, also located on Lake Ivanhoe.
The Lake Formosa Neighborhood Association provides the community with a network of members interested in keeping residents updated on issues and scheduled events along with community history and news. Lake Formosa has its own group of neighborhood watch volunteers to ensure the safety of the community.
The Orange County School System is responsible for the educational needs of Orlando’s communities. Three schools in the Lake Formosa vicinity are the Florida Hospital College of Health Services, Fern Creek Elementary School, and the Montessori Children’s Academy.
Located in zip code 32803, Lake Formosa is bordered by North Mills Avenue to the east, North Orange Avenue to the west, East Princeton Street to the north, and Virginia Drive to the south.