The islands of Marathon are known as the “Heart of the Florida Keys.” These islands extend from the West end of Toms Harbor Bridge which is approximately mile marker 60 to the East end of the Seven Mile Bridge at approximately mile marker 47.
Water outlines Marathon whose small city claims some of the best fishing in the world. Those seeking to enjoy year round warm weather, amazingly good fishing and scenic diving, with several beautiful beaches, public docks, family-oriented community parks, ball fields, a small movie theater, retail shopping and a local hospital as well as a commercial airport. Marathon has many of the amenities of a large town but maintains a genuine small town feel and friendliness.
As the halfway point between Key Largo and Key West, Marathon offers many luxurious estates on the water and several prestigious gated communities. Marathon’s properties range in size and price, however this community offers many starter homes, apartments and condominiums as well as more prominent homes.
This community sponsors economic development locally and boasts a business friendly local government. There are also many affordable commercial and residential spaces for rent, lease or sale. Marathon has some of the lowest tax rates making it even more attractive as a place to start, relocate, or expand one’s business and in a family-friendly safe community.