Eustis is a city in the county of Lake, bordering Mount Dora and Tavares. Very balanced in nature, Eustis combines big city amenities and small town style.
It is peacefully set only 27 miles northwest of Orlando, 40 miles from Disney, 52 miles from Daytona Beach, and 60 miles from the Gulf of Mexico. It is primarily located Lake Eustis, and is host to many events including Georgefest(a 3-day festival and parade held since 1902), the Lake County Fair, and the Classic Car Cruise-In. The Clifford House, the Alice McClelland Memorial Bandshell, and the Palms House are nationally recognized by the National Register of Historic Places.
The city proper has a total area of 9.6 square miles and the current population is estimated to be just over 19,000. Although, including many of the nearby rural communities that it serves, it is estimated to be over 50,000.