Longwood is the smallest town in land area in Seminole County with the second smallest population. As of the 2000 Census, the City of Longwood has a population of 13,745.
Longwood is in the heart of the State of Florida and just a short drive away from what is very likely one of the most visited tourist destinations in the world, the Orlando Metro Area.
This area includes such world class theme park destinations as Walt Disney World, Universal Studios, SeaWorld, Wet N’ Wild and many many more. Though it does not stop there. The attractive beaches of the Atlantic Coast are under an hour away. There are at least 10 golf courses within 15 miles of the City. Natural lands and trails abound offering hiking, biking, camping, fishing and many other outdoor activities. This is just a taste of what the City of Longwood has to do for visitors and residents alike.