Doctor Phillips is a census-designated place in an unincorporated area of Orange County, Florida with a population of roughly 11,000 people. Doctor Phillips is in the a suburb of Orlando and is in the Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford Metropolitan Area. The area is named for Doctor Phillip Phillips who was a central Florida citrus grower. Doctor Phillips owned thousands of acres of citrus groves in the early 1920s and was responsible for innovations in the production, processing, and packaging of orange juice. He owned groves in nine different central Florida counties. Doctor Phillips had a single heir, a son named Howard, who left all of the Phillips Family holdings to be used in charitable ways. Their gift to the people of central Florida touches the lives of thousands of children and families each year. The community of Doctor Phillips has a total area of 12.6 square miles miles with 3.8 square miles being water.
About twenty-five minutes to the northeast of the community of Doctor Phillips is the Doctor Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, an outstanding venue for performance, community outreach, and arts education. Travel and Leisure magazine designated the Doctor Phillips Center for Performing Arts as ”World's Coolest New Tourist Attraction 2015”. Other attractions in Orlando, which is known as the theme park capital of the world are: Wet ‘n Wild, Gatorland, SeaWorld, Universal Studios Florida, and the Universal Orlando Resort. Orlando has a population of approximately 238,300. Orlando had a humid subtropical climate greatly influenced by the Gulf Stream which flows around the peninsula of Florida.
Condominiums, townhomes, single-family homes, and lots upon which to build a custom home are all real estate options available in the Orlando real estate market. The average listing price for a condo is $186,303 and prices go up to $2,200,000. The average listing price for a single-family home is $369,235 and prices go up from there to approximately $7,686,000 for a luxury homes with extraordinary amenities. The average listing price for a lot is $432,936 however prices can go as high as $11,500,000 for properties with considerable acreage in highly desirable locations. Contact us today with any questions or to schedule an appointment to see any of our exceptional properties in the area of Doctor Phillips or in any neighboring community in the Orlando, Florida area.