This is the official town government site for Lake Placid, Florida. The town has a Mayor/Council form of government elected by the town's residents. The population of the town is estimated as of 2010 at 2,278 with a geographical area of 2.84 square miles.
The town has two
Murals" and "The Caladium Capital of the World." Lake Placid has
more than 40 murals painted on buildings throughout the town,and 98
percent of the world's caladium bulbs come from Lake Placid. The Town
combines a colorful combination of caladiums, murals, with a
clown college that
graduates 25 new clowns a year into the community. The combination
assures a magnificant stream of year round beauty that has repeatedly
received national acclaim.
Lake Placid has five schools, Lake
Placid High School, Lake Placid Middle School, Lake Placid Elementary
and two private schools within the town's limits. The town has an
active Chamber of Commerce.
There is always something to do or see in Lake Placid.
This web site has been prepared to make our town government accessible and helpful to those living in, and doing business in, the Town of Lake Placid.
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