While this city is mainly a residential area, there are a few shops and restaurants for residents who do not wish to drive to the nearby city for such services. However, at approximately 20 miles away from Apopka, Orlando is within easy reach for residents who wish to visit the area, or who wish to work there. Of course, this opens up the many attractions contained within Orlando, such as Disney World and Universal Studios, which both offer unique entertainment and employment for those living in Apopka, Florida, and special places for bonding with family and friends. With such a close proximity to 'the happiest place on earth' it's no wonder that Apopka was voted as the fourteenth friendliest city in America by Forbes magazine in 2012.
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Voted one of the friendliest cities in the United States, Apopka, Florida, offers a laid-back suburban environment for those seeking to settle down in the Orlando metropolitan area. Homes here come in all shapes in sizes; small homes for those looking for a little space, and expansive houses reminiscent of estates surrounded by fields and forests. Regardless of your price range or the type or size of house you prefer, Apopka has a perfect match for you and your family.SHOW MORE