Estero might just be the location of your next home

Welcome to Estero

Strategically located halfway between the cities of Fort Myers and Naples, Estero offers the best of beach life in Southwest Florida. With its orange, lime, lemon, tangerine, and grapefruit groves, Estero has gained a reputation for being a citrus city. In addition, this highly sought-after community serves as a relaxing destination to visit and an even more optimal place to call home.

Estero has a rich and fascinating history. In 1894, Cyrus Teed brought his followers to roughly 300 acres along the Estero River. Stop by the Estero Historical Society to discover more about the history of the area.

Estero is composed of elite gated communities, each featuring resort-style amenities and spacious properties. The architectural styles of homes are primarily Mediterranean Revival, Florida Vernacular, and Alternative.

What to Love

  • Active and friendly community
  • Sunny Estero Community Park
  • Upscale dining at Ruth’s Chris Steak House

People & Lifestyle

With a population of just over 33,000, the residents of Estero love the city’s family-friendly, small-town atmosphere. Laid-back and quaint are just two words to describe this sunshiny town. Estero is the epitome of a comprehensive master-planned community.

This beachside oasis has many appealing qualities that draw families here, including top-notch schools, parks and green spaces, and a safe environment. Likewise, many commuters, retirees, and affluent individuals have made their home in Estero.

Dining, Shopping, & Entertainment

This Gulf Coast town is packed with options when it comes to dining, shopping, and entertainment. Coconut Point Mall is the city’s fabulous shopping destination. This outdoor mall has 127 shops, condominiums, restaurants, and a movie theater. You can find other forms of entertainment here as well, such as live music and annual festivals. If you’re ready for more shopping, check out Miromar Outlets. Home to high-end retailers and local boutiques, Miromar Outlets is the place to get a new outfit or simply window-shop.

For a casual night out, head over to Ford’s Garage. This neighborhood joint serves tasty burgers, along with signature drinks and an expansive craft beer selection. Make reservations at Ruth’s Chris Steak House for an upscale culinary experience. Savor internationally inspired appetizers and expertly prepared steaks, and choose the perfect pairing from the extensive wine list.

Things to Do

There is a multitude of exciting things to do in Estero, ranging from recreational water sports to hiking to art events. Estero Community Park is spread over 55 acres and provides a variety of opportunities to escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. Amenities include basketball courts, jogging paths, a dog park, and much more. Step back in time at Koreshan State Park and learn about the group of pioneers who settled along the banks of the Estero River.

Estero Bay Preserve State Park is an estuary situated on the west coast of the state. There are numerous trails for hiking, jogging, or simply strolling through nature. View the abundant variety of wildlife and native vegetation. Plus, the dog-friendly trails make it the ideal way to bring your furry friends — as long as they are on a leash!

Catch a game or concert at Hertz Arena, Southwest Florida’s premier entertainment venue. Since opening in 1998, this 7,181-seat arena has hosted the Florida Everblades, a minor league hockey team.


Estero is home to several excellent schools. Top educational institutions include:

  • Pinewoods Elementary School
  • Estero High School
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