Buck Lake Tallahassee
Buck Lake is a popular Tallahassee neighborhood with over 5,000 homes in the area! The homes vary in size from townhouses to properties with over 60 acres of land. Located on the eastern side of Leon County, Buck Lake is within walking distance rated A schools, close to downtown, and there are multiple parks for pets and families alike to enjoy.
Homes for Sale in Buck Lake Tallahassee
Residents of the Buck Lake neighborhood love their community for many reasons, especially the 800 acre JR Alford Greenway for walking, hiking, horseback riding and many more activities. Approximately 25% of the homes in Buck Lake are included in the city limits of Tallahassee, while the majority of the Buck Lake residencies fall in “unincorporated Leon County”, so the residents get their utilities from Talquin Electric.
Additionally, the neighborhood offers a wide variety of home sizes at a range of prices. Most homes average 3 and 4 bedroom houses. Predominantly, properties are listed between $200,000 to $600,000. Some undeveloped lots are also available for sale.
BUCK LAKE HOME FEATURES
The homes in Buck Lake range from .15 acres to multi-acres. Home styles vary from rustic or modern to ranch-style and or cottage. Buck Lake is an expansive neighborhood, with lots of trees and greenery. A typical Buck Lake home will often have scenic views and well-maintained landscaping.
BUCK LAKE SCHOOLS
Buck Lake is zoned for the following Leon County public schools: W.T. Moore Elementary School, Buck Lake Elementary School, Chaires Elementary School, Swift Creek Middle School and Lincoln High School. You can learn more about Leon County Schools on their website here.
Shopping & Activities Near Buck Lake
In recent years, Buck Lake has made strides in becoming a more convenient place to live. “Big Box” stores like WalMart, Costco and the Bass Pro Shop have been recently built, with future development plans for restaurants, entertainment and shopping. Only 5 miles from downtown Tallahassee and Capital Circle, an abundance of restaurants reside here along with a number of other locally owned bars.
BUCK LAKE PARKS & RECREATION
You really don’t even have to leave the neighborhood to enjoy a day out as there is ample open space with 800 acres to hike, bike or go horseback riding. If you’re looking for somewhere to go play sports, there are 4 tennis and 2 basketball courts open to the public located right next to Chaires Elementary School. If baseball is more your speed, there are 2 Little League fields and a Community Center. There is even a 30-acre lake that is visible from Buck Lake Road.
For more information about Buck Lake, please contact our office to get in touch with an experienced, full time agent, who will provide you with more details on this lovely community. Or, search our website for neighborhoods similar to Buck Lake, like Velda Oaks, Bull Run or Ox Bottom Crest.