Holden Heights

Holden Heights is an unincorporated community in Orange County Florida just south of downtown Orlando and home to about 3900 residents. It incorporates the communities south of Highway 80 1A surrounding Lake Holden stretching south to Lake Jessamine, E. Orange Ave. and West to US 1792 or Highway 441. It’s home to several smaller neighborhoods such as Hudson Isles, Hudson Shores, Holden Manor, Holden Park, Medallion Estates, Holden Estates and Holden Shores.

Because of its popularity, there are very few homes for sale surrounding Lake Holden. Typically home prices are between $280,000 and $950,000. Some of the homes feature beautiful lakefront lots with 2 to 7 acres and may offer multiple parcels.

Holden Heights has a livability score of 75 according to areavibes.com. It receives excellent scores for its amenities, weather, low crime, and cost of living. The overall crime rate is 27% lower than the national average and Holden Heights is safer than 44% of communities throughout the US. And Holden Heights is getting safer; the number of total year over year crimes in this community has decreased by 5%.

Most of the homes in Holden Heights were built between the 1950s and 2000. Most do not have homeowners association fees.


Holden Heights is served by the Orange County school district and are several schools surrounding Lake Holden that students can attend. The closest is Pineloch Elementary school, less than a half a mile. Followed by Memorial middle school, Oak Ridge high school and then the Cornerstone Charter Academy K–8 and high school are also about 2 1/2 miles from Holden Heights.

Holden Heights offers a great community and even have a Nextdoor website or neighbors and residents can communicate about upcoming events or concerns. Most residents the area for its close freeway access and downtown access, sidewalks, parks, and a quiet and peaceful location.

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