Whitfield Estates at a glance

February 9, 2014 

Whitfield Estates at a glance

Number of homes: About 3,000

Year opened: In the early 1920s

Location: Both sides of Tamiami Trail in southern Manatee, near Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport

Landmark: Whitfield is home to Sara Bay Country Club, originally known as Whitfield Estates Country Club when it opened in 1926.

Notable: Oldest planned community in Manatee and Sarasota counties.

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