Why you'd want to live in Coconut Creek
The beautiful City of Coconut Creek is proud to be "The Butterfly Capital of the World" with the world's largest butterfly sanctuary. Located in South Florida, Coconut Creek is a picturesque city of over 50,000 with an array of trees, waterways, eye-catching landscaped roads, gorgeous parks, and butterfly gardens throughout our neighborhoods. Located near the cities of Parkland and Coral Springs, Coconut Creek is proud to be recognized as a well-planned community with a dedication to environmental awareness and preservation. Coconut Creek is the first city in the State of Florida and eleventh in the country to be certified as a Community Wildlife Habitat. In addition, the Florida Chapter of the American Planning Association (FAPA) has recognized the City's "MainStreet Design Standards" project with an Award of Excellence in planning. Coconut Creek received a national honor from the Kodak American Greenways Awards Program for the creation of interpretative signs for City Greenways. MainStreet is the heart of Coconut Creek. Mainstreet includes the Promenade of Coconut Creek, which features a shopping and restaurant center. Coconut Creek is home to the Seminole casino which features gaming machines, poker, restaurants and live entertainment. Coconut Creek’s business center is located at the Lyons Technology Center or Lyons Business Park. With plenty of housing available, Coconut Creek offers single family homes, condominiums, townhouses, and villas - all within beautifully landscaped developments and nearby schools are top-rated.