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Old 06-01-2015, 09:34 AM
 
Location: Seminole County, FL
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Hello,


I am searching for a town in Florida similar to my home town in Maine. My current town is approx 2500 people and feels about as big as 5000-6000 people. We have a grocery store, banks, a very small college and even McDonalds. We are located far (about 100 miles) from the nearest mall.

What I enjoy about this area:
-Genuine, honest, hardworking people. We are low middle class, but happy and all part of a community.
-Safe. Violent crime is nearly unheard of here
-The natural beauty is stunning
-Very affordable

I am looking for a similar town somewhere in Florida to visit in the winter and possibly make it a yearly stay. Being away from chain stores and malls is a plus. They are fun to visit from time to time but far from a necessity.

Does anything come to anyone's mind when I describe an area like this? I would prefer Orlando and south for the winter warmth.

Suggestions welcomed!
Paisley.
Seriously, check it out.
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Old 06-01-2015, 01:02 PM
 
Location: Tampa, Fl
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Very small town living? Gaskin.
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