Manasota, Florida

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Manasota, Florida
Unincorporated community
Manasota, Florida is located in Florida
Manasota, Florida
Manasota, Florida
Location within the state of Florida
Coordinates: 27°00′55″N 82°24′09″W / 27.01528°N 82.40250°W / 27.01528; -82.40250Coordinates: 27°00′55″N 82°24′09″W / 27.01528°N 82.40250°W / 27.01528; -82.40250[1]
Country United States
State Florida
County Sarasota
Elevation 10 ft (3 m)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 941
FIPS code 12-42720[2]
GNIS feature ID 286345[1]

Manasota is an unincorporated community in Sarasota County, Florida, United States, located on the mainland south of Venice. The Manasota Bridge (County Road 774) crosses Lemon Bay (Gulf Intracoastal Waterway), connecting Manasota to Manasota Beach and Manasota Key. It is home to a United States Postal Service processing and distribution center for Manatee and Sarasota counties.


  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files: 2016". United States Census Bureau. February 12, 2011. Retrieved June 13, 2018. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved June 13, 2018.