Monterey is an older residential community with the majority of the homes built in the 1950s-1960s. Single-story brick homes are the norm of this neighborhood, with an average asking price of around $70,000 to $100,000.
Close proximity to numerous major roadways provides excellent mobility for the working person and great opportunities for adventure. To the north is the East to West Expressway, which is only a short drive from Interstate 4. Interstate 4 can take travelers north to destinations such as Disney World, Universal Studios, Seaworld, and more. All of these destinations are within a 30-minute drive from Monterey.
If low key entertainment is preferable, there are numerous parks surrounding the area. Demetree Park is probably the most popular park for Monterey residents as it is situated within the west boundary of the community. This park features excellent scenic views of wildlife native to the Orlando area. Along the outskirts of the lake and throughout the park are paved walkways. On any given day, numerous runners, cyclists, skaters, and mothers with strollers can be found enjoying the park’s amenities.
To the south of Monterey is Curry Ford Road, which provides access to numerous restaurants featuring foods from all around the world. It provides quick access to two of the largest hospitals in the area, Arnold Palmer Hospital and Orlando Regional Medical Center.
Along the north boundary of Monterey is Lake Underhill Road, which features the Orlando Executive Airport just along the north side only two minutes away from the Monterey neighborhood. To the east is Semoran Boulevard, which is another major roadway in the area. Along each of the major roadways are numerous bus stops that will take travelers throughout Orlando. Sidewalks and crosswalks are also plentiful for those looking to get a little more exercise from their travels.
Monterey is in the southeastern corner of the 32807 zip code, and within the 321 and 407 area codes.