University Groves

Residences at University Grove are in the 34243 zip code.

University Groves is a beautifully maintained community of single family homes conveniently located west of I-75 and just north of the popular University Parkway corridor in Manatee County. The community consists of homes built after 2008. Shopping, restaurants, medical facilities, and places of worship are minutes away

Although University Groves is located in Sarasota, FL, it is falls under the Manatee County and not the county of Sarasota, FL. The popular University Parkway is the dividing line between the Sarasota and Manatee Counties.  Homes located north of University Parkway fall under Manatee County. Homes to the south of University Parkway fall under Sarasota County.

This home buying guide about University Groves Sarasota FL is presented to you by one of the best Sarasota, FL Realtors, Gina Ursini of Ursini & Company. When it comes to SW Florida Realtors, we are one of few in the area that specialize in home buying, home selling, as well as home renovations and new home construction.  If you have any questions about Sarasota neighborhoods, Sarasota, FL Real Estate or the surrounding areas, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Manatee and Sarasota County Schools Serving University Groves

Elementary Schools

Middle Schools

High Schools


Preschool | PK | PUBLIC | 32 students

3.1 miles



Elementary | PK-5 | PUBLIC | 702 students

0.7 miles


Middle | 6-8 | PUBLIC | 843 students

1.9 miles


High | 9-12 | PUBLIC | 1097 students

2.4 miles

Educational Statistics

    • Bachelors Degree – 20.35%
    • Grad Degree – 12.60%
    • Associate Degree – 8.48%
    • Some College – 26.44%
    • High School Grad – 26.30%

    Things to Do Near University Groves 

    University Grove is conveniently located within minutes of University Parkway with its shops, restaurants, and the new University Town Center Mega Mall.

    • 2 minutes to Publix
    • 10 minutes to University Town Center.
    • 10 minutes to interstate I-75.
    • 7 – 10  minutes to the Sarasota International Airport.
    • 10 minutes to University of South Florida Sarasota campus
    • 10 minutes to downtown Sarasota with its shops, restaurants, theaters, opera houses and the Sarasota Bay.
    • 15 minutes to the Lakewood Ranch Medical Cente
    • 15 minutes from Lakewood Ranch Main Street with its shops, restaurants, and quaint movie theater.
    • 15 minutes to charming St. Armand’s Circle with its quaint shops and restaurants.
    • 15 minutes to Lido Key Beach.
    • 25 minutes to the world famous Siesta Key Beach with its soft white sand and crystal clear waters.
    • 45 minutes to the Tampa International Airport.

    Hospitals and Nearby Medical Centers

    Sarasota Memorial Hospital Urgent Care

    5350 University Parkway #201

    Sarasota, FL  34243


    Lakewood Ranch Medical Center

    8330 Lakewood Ranch Blvd.

    Bradenton, FL 34202

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