Shouldn't the main goal of each and every person to be living in a community that is BEST for their OVERALL WELL BEING? I would think that goes without saying...right?  Well if that's one of your #1 priorities on your list when looking for a place to live then we've got just the place you need...NORTH PORT, FLORIDA!

Our wonderful community of North Port was just named the BEST PLACE TO LIVE for OVERALL WELL BEING by the Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index! If you've lived in the Venice, North Port, Bradenton Florida area, you've always known the secrets to life were held very sacred here. After all, we don't say "Live the Paradise Life" haphazardly..It's true!  

What data was analyzed to determine the "Overall Well Being" winner? The Gallup-Healthways group studied 5 Main Elements which are as follows:

Purpose: Liking what you do each day and being motivated to achieve your goals.
Social: Having supportive relationships and love in your life.
Financial: Managing your economic life to reduce stress and increase security.
Community: Liking where you live, feeling safe and having pride in your community.
Physical: Having good health and enough energy to get things done daily.

As one of the largest communities in the U.S., North Port/Venice-Sarasots/Bradenton, ranked the highest overall well being with the strongest elements ranking in the Physical, Financial and Social well-being.  This is the ONLY community that had 3 Elements with a Top 3 ranking out of ALL communities in the Top 100. Both Community and Purpose elements ranked 12 & 11 respectively. The article and report can be read in it's entirety at this link:  North Port/Sarasota #1 Overall Well-Being    Gallup- Healthways Well-Being Index

Lifestyle factors really figure into the overall well-being of a community and North Port is no different. This is an active community that was recognized as a Healthy Weight Community for reducing obesity an encouraging exercise. People in this community also tend to eat more fruits and vegetables, smoke and drink less which result in reducing many age related diseases.'s one of the Top 10 Green Cities in Florida!

Overall it's clear to see that the people, and community of these area's are extremely content with all aspects of their lives. While there is always room for improvement in any area, person or community...this wonderful coastal community with close to perfect weather and a picturesque landscape that rivals island views worldwide, has closed in on an almost impossible task...achieving a state of "Amazing Well-Being".

If you're interested in homes that are available for sale in the North Port, Venice, or Sarasota area's please give us a call or visit our website. You may also search these links:  HOMES FOR SALE IN NORTH PORT FL        HOMES FOR SALE IN VENICE FL          HOMES FOR SALE IN SARASOTA FL