Tailwinds; Ranch Colony in Jupiter.
Tailwinds is a unique community located in Jupiter Florida. Inside the Ranch Colony Subdivision; each community has a special interest at heart. In Tailwinds, it has beautiful homes nestled on five acre sites, while also having a runway!
Designed by pilots, for pilots; this neighborhood was designed in April 1981 with a delighted twist to it. Surrounded by Tailwinds magnificent homes, there is a 2,700 ft paved runway with a 300 ft overrun. With turf taxiways, and an obvious convenient location; this runway is also lighted! With homes equipped with certain interests throughout Ranch Colony; these come with air-conditioned aircraft hangers. Pilots must be licensed, and there is no services offered on the field.
Located North West of Port St. Lucie in Florida is the community of Aero Acres. Along with amazing homes, this subdivision offers a lot more; a private runway.
With 68 home lots ranging from 1.23-2.66 acres; 23 of them surround the lighted runway. However, all of the other homes have access to it via grass taxiways. The roads around the community are paved and county maintained. Each named after a milestone in aviation. ( Tranquility Base Lane, Kitty Hawk Court, Mach One Dr.) Hangers built on property with the permission of the Architectural Review Committee can be no more than 3,600 sqft, and the structures are to be permanent. Only one per lot. The runway is paved, and is for non commercial use only.
Treasure Coast Airpark
Located in the Western Saint Lucie County is the wonderful airpark community of Treasure Coast Airpark. With tons of great houses, and special interest amenities, it’s a great place to call home.
Inside this community are 100 lots, ranging in size from 2-10 acres. It has a country like feeling to it, with tons of lush landscaping and spacious settings. The runway is lighted, and has an outstanding length at 4000 feet; being 100 feet wide. This is a private runway, for non-commercial use only. Those houses not surrounding the runway have turf taxiways. Thanks to its great East/West location, you can take advantage of the prevailing winds.
With homes nestled on a luscious landscaped 500 acres, each range from ½-6 acres. The architectural styles have a surprising mix. Plus, you have two 3,500ft runways with the pleasure of being lighted, and paved. With gas available for owners, there are also three hospitals within two miles! Amenities for the residents include an onsite FBO, on premises restaurant, country club, pro shop, swimming pool, fly in breakfast every Saturday, and golf and tennis within walking distance. Membership is optional.
Eagles Landing Aviation Community
Consisting of only 17 single family home sites, and 6 multifamily units; it’s adjacent to the
Hidden River Airpark
Located in Sarasota Fl,
This is a private airpark, although not lighted it has a great 2,525’ runway made of asphalt. They have fun with this type of hobby; and host fly in spot landing competition, and fly out breakfasts. Other amenities include a women’s club, motorcycle breakfast, an annual Christmas party, Halloween party, and Independence Day celebration.