Clermont is located in Lake County, Florida, and is just north of Disney World and west of Orlando. The city is home to more than 30,000 residents.
The local economy is powered by tourism, retail, dining and lodging. It is home to the Florida Citrus Tower, one of the first Florida landmarks.
Clermont residents enjoy an average of 236 sunny days per year.
The town is served by nearby Orlando International Airport.
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There is something for everyone in Clermont: Shop or dine in the charming Historic Village, walk or jog the 10-mile Clay Loop, which is training ground for Olympians and locals alike, visit Lake Louisa State Park, pick your own oranges at Showcase of Citrus, take in a show at the Moonlight Players in downtown Clermont or check out the views at the Florida Citrus Tower. Drive just 20 minutes to Orlando for more shopping, entertainment and professional sporting events, such as an Orlando Magic basketball game or Orlando Solar Bears hockey game, or spend the day at nearby Walt Disney World Resort.
Clermont is served by Lake County Schools, the largest public school district in the state, and is also home to several private schools.
The University of Central Florida and Lake-Sumter State College share a campus in Clermont.The Opportunity