Communities

Community Spotlight: Daytona Beach

Location

On the East Coast of Florida in Volusia County lies Daytona Beach. It is located roughly 42 miles northeast of Orlando and 64 miles southeast of Jacksonville.

Why Daytona Beach?


Daytona Beach is perfect for homeowners craving a relaxing or entertaining beach lifestyle. It was recently named the 7th best place to live in Florida, with a low cost of living, no state income tax, and top-ranked public schools.

With the beach basically in your backyard and gorgeous year-round weather, endless outdoor pursuits await you. There are a ton of museums, theaters, antique markets, restaurants, malls, and colleges nearby too, that combine to make it one of Florida’s most well-rounded metropolitan areas. Not to mention, traveling to and from adjoining towns is easy with Port Orange, Ponce Inlet, Ormond Beach, and Holly Hill being close by.


It is home to the infamous Daytona International Speedway and is also known as the Festival Captial of Florida.

Daytona International Speedway

Every February, Daytona International Speedway hosts NASCAR’s iconic 500 race, making it one of the most famous events in Daytona Beach. Also known as the “World Center of Racing” residents and tourists alike flock to the event year after year.

Daytona Beach Boardwalk and Pier

Featuring Ocean Walk Shoppes and The Daytona Beach Bandshell, this is the place to be for family fun. Ride a rollercoaster, go on an aquatic adventure at Daytona Lagoon, or get a bite to eat at one of the plenty of restaurants alongside the coastline.


Daytona Beach has all the hallmarks of ideal coastal living, making it a great place to reside. With quality, economical home designs to choose from, Focus Homes offers something for every budget in Volusia County. Start building today!