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The Villages is a census-designated place (CDP) in Sumter County, Florida, United States. It shares its name with a broader master-planned age-restricted community that spreads into portions of Lake and Marion counties. The overall development lies in central Florida, approximately 20 miles (32 km) south of Ocala and approximately 45 miles (72 km) northwest of Orlando.
The Villages consistently ranks as a very high growth area. The U.S. Census ranked The Villages as the fastest-growing U.S. city for the second year in a row (during the 12 months ending in July 2014); The Villages MSA (all of Sumter County) estimated population, as of July 1, 2018, was 128,754 according to the U.S. Census Bureau. The Villages development corporation estimated that the Villages planned community, which includes parts of Lake, Marion and Sumter counties, had a population of 122,460 on March 31, 2019.
The Villages is made up of 17 special purpose Community Development Districts (CDD), which are controlled by a board of supervisors (BoS), five individuals elected by the landowners of the district. H. Gary Morse, the son of the original owner, transferred most direct ownership in the company to his three children in 2006; Morse died in 2014.
Between 2010 and 2017, The Villages was the fastest growing metropolitan area in the United States, growing 32.8 percent, from 94,279 in 2010 to 125,165 in 2017. According to U.S. Census data released in March 2018, The Villages was the 10th in the annual list of fastest-growing metropolitan areas in the United States.
The community is the center of The Villages, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area, which consists of all of Sumter County; Lake County is included in the Orlando–Kissimmee–Sanford, Florida Metropolitan Statistical Area; and Marion County is included in the Ocala, Florida Metropolitan Statistical Area.
In 2017 Forbes named The Villages to the list of The 25 Best Places To Retire in the United States for the second time. Also in 2017, 55Places.com rated The Villages as the number one spot in the list of most popular active adult communities for the fifth year in a row.
Harold Schwartz, a Michigan businessman, began selling land tracts via mail order in The Villages area in the 1960s.
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