Venice, Florida abounds in natural beauty and splendor. Venice offers something for everyone including beautiful beaches, its quaint downtown shopping area and the old Florida scenery along the Myakka River.  In 1994, the population of the City of Venice, was estimated at about 19,000; that of greater Venice was 87,000.  The five communities (Venice, South Venice, Nokomis, Laurel, and Osprey) cover a total of 80.3 square miles. Thirty-five miles of beaches line Sarasota County’s coast.  At the heart of Venice is the Downtown Historic District combining the best of past and present while enjoying a modern outlook.


Per 2010 census:

Population: 20,748

Median household income: $37,536