The Citrus County and Nature Coast vicinity abounds with Florida waterfront living opportunities on the Gulf of Mexico, spring-fed rivers, canals and lakes. To the west in the towns of Crystal River, Homosassa, Chassahowitka an Ozello housing opportunities include placement on open Gulf water access and canals leading to the area’s network of rivers opening to the Gulf of Mexico.
In the north reaches of the county you’ll find the Lake Rousseau area leading to the Gulf of Mexico in the west and the Withlacoochee River and Rainbow River to the east.
While in the east extremes of the county you’ll find in Inverness, Hernando and Floral City the continuation of the Withlacoochee River forming the west boundary of Citrus County, and the extensive Tsala Apopka Lake Chain comprised of 15 lakes and covering approximately 22,000 acres. Options include conventional single-family waterfront communities, single and two-story condominiums, manufactured homes as well as housing set amid unspoiled and protected coastal estuaries.
As you would expect with the great variety of waterfront living opportunities available you’ll find homes vary considerably in size and price typically ranging from the $200s to over $1 Million. If you are beckoned by the lure of waterfront living, the many choices found in the east and west portions of Citrus County will the fill the bill at a price that is clearly affordable when compared to most of Florida’s other waterfront spots.