Simple, concrete-block homes in the $55,000 to $95,000 price range dominate the Cannongate neighborhood, which has 386 houses. The median sales price is around $50,000.
Located in the 33415 zip code, Cannongate is bordered on the north by Gun Club Road, on the south by Summit Boulevard, on the east by Jog Road and on the west by South Military Trail.
Cannongate is situated with easy north/south access via the Ronald Reagan Turnpike, which runs just west of the neighborhood. In addition, the Palm Beach International Airport is located a few minutes drive northeast of the community.
Residents are fortunate to have an exceptional county park, Okeeheelee Park at 7715 Forest Hill Boulevard, located a few minutes drive west of the neighborhood. The expansive 1,700-acre park encompasses 5 lighted baseball fields, 8 miles of bicycle/walking paths, 2 boat launching ramps, 19 boat slips, a dog park, exercise course, fishing, nature center, mountain biking area, canoe/kayak and pedal boat rentals, 8 tennis courts, 2 grass volleyball courts, 4 lighted softball fields, a modern playground, picnic areas with grills, a pier and multipurpose fields.
Two main amenities at Okeeheelee Park are the 111-acre Jim Brandon Equestrian center, which has a covered arena, open riding area and training rings and the 27-hole golf complex, which has a chipping area, driving range, practice putting green, pro shop and snack bar.
The nearest mall to the Cannongate community is the Mall at Wellington Green at 10300 West Forest Hill Boulevard, a luxurious complex with a Mediterranean-style exterior design and anchor stores such as Dillard’s, Macy’s, Nordstrom and JCPenney. In addition, there are more than 170 specialty shops and restaurants.
Students in Cannongate attend John I. Leonard High School, located at 4701 10th Avenue North, which has 2,257 students.