Just south of Sarasota, in Sarasota County, Nokomis is a thriving gulf side community with good schools, friendly people, and homes and condos. North of Venice and south of Osprey, this beautiful town on the Gulf of Mexico includes Nokomis Beach, at the south end of exclusive Casey Key. In addition to the attractions in nearby Sarasota, Nokomis offers lovely Gulf beaches and prime fishing.
Nokomis has 14 miles of white sandy beach! The Nokomis Beach and Park is comprised of 22 acres with 1,700 feet running alongside the Gulf of Mexico, and 3,200 feet along the Intra-coastal Waterway. This area is known for its stunning white sand beaches that are ideal for shelling and beachcombing. All types of other beach activities are available such as swimming, diving, fishing and boating. Nokomis Beach has lifeguards, free parking, concessions, restrooms and picnic tables.
Nokomis is a small town of roughly two square miles, located on Dona Bay just north of Venice and 15 miles south of Sarasota. Homes in Nokomis range from moderately priced single-family houses to waterfront condominiums and million dollar bay front homes. The population of Nokomis is roughly 4,000 year-round residents, with a median age of 46. A unique and thriving community, Nokomis is just far enough off the beaten path to give you the kind of privacy in paradise you want without sacrificing big city comforts.