Poole Realty serves Suwannee and Columbia County in North Florida.

North Central Florida is full of beautiful and exciting outdoor activities. This location creates the perfect environment and community to live, raise a family, or retire. Both Suwannee and Columbia County are full of natural springs, state parks, and various family attractions.


Suwannee County is a perfect location to live. Residents are able to visit beautiful views of the Suwannee River, while simultaneously be in close proximity to I-75 and I-10 making travel to larger cities easy and accessible. Suwannee is full of great schools, fun family activities, and is an ideal location for business and commercial development. Both the town of Branford, and the City of Live Oak reside in Suwannee County.

Suwannee Features:

The Suwannee River is a beautiful attraction that residents and tourists love. The river stretches 246 miles from Southern Georgia to the Gulf of Mexico. Not only is this river refreshing and beautiful, it is full of history. Paleo Indians, Spanish explorers, settlers, and Confederate Soldiers all left their footprint on the Suwannee. At Troy Springs State Park, visitors can see remaining fragments of the steamship Madison which belonged to captain James Tucker.

Parks, Springs, Campsites, and Caves
The Suwannee River is home to the Suwannee River State Park and the Troy Springs State Park. These parks are two of many beautiful locations to visit along the river. Suwanee is known for its natural springs and river campsites for lodging. Another attraction to see on the Suwannee River, is the caves at Lime Sink Run. The river has both dry and flooding seasons which means sometimes these caves are admired underwater. There are over 300 natural springs on the Suwannee River.

Suwannee Schools
Not only does Suwannee have endless outdoor adventures to offer, they have a great school district. The Suwannee County School District includes 4 elementary schools, 3 middle schools, and 3 high schools. The school district has various events, festivals, and recreational opportunities making it great for families. The district serves around 6,200 students.

Columbia County

Poole Reality also serves Columbia County which includes the cities of Fort White, Lake City, and Watertown. Columbia County, much like Suwannee County has beautiful springs, great schools, and amazing activities.

Columbia County Features:

Columbia County has several exciting activities and is also known for its beautiful natural parks and spring locations. Each of these attractions offers a peaceful escape into nature.

Parks and Springs:

  • Big Shoals State Park, the largest whitewater rapids in Florida.
  • Falling Creek Falls
  • Gilchrist Blue Springs State Park
  • Ginnie Springs
  • Ichetucknee Springs State Park

Columbia County Schools
Columbia County is home to 10 elementary schools, 2 middle schools, 2 high schools, and 2 alternative schools. Each of these schools is held to a high standard in academics, making Columbia County School District a great learning environment for children. Recently, several of the Columbia County School District Schools were officially listed as “A” schools.