Sarasota County is on the west coast of Florida and sits directly on the Gulf of Mexico.
Beautiful white sand beaches, barrier islands and abundant fishing make Sarasota County a top vacation destination. The city of Sarasota is the county seat for Sarasota County and has been called the best small city in America and a top retirement destination.
Sarasota County Table of Contents
Sarasota County Map
This map of Sarasota County shows the city of Sarasota on the north side of the county, the Gulf of Mexico to the west, and the city of Venice to the south.
Sarasota County is comprised of a total area of 725 square miles. The county has 572 square miles of land and 154 square miles of water.
Sarasota County is bordered by four other Florida counties and one body of water. It shares its borders with Manatee County, Florida to its north, De Soto County, Florida to its east, Charlotte County, Florida to its south and the Gulf of Mexico to its west.
Area Codes and Zip Codes for Sarasota County
The area code for Sarasota County is 941.
Cities in Sarasota County Florida
Incorporated Cities in Sarasota County
- City of Sarasota
- City of North Port
- City of Venice
- Town of Longboat Key
- Bee Ridge
- Desoto Lakes
- Gulf Gate Estates
- Kensington Park
- Lake Sarasota
- North Sarasota
- Ridge Wood Heights
- Sarasota Springs
- Siesta Key
- South Gate Ridge
- South Sarasota
- South Venice
- The Meadows
- Venice Gardens
- Warm Mineral Springs