Old Naples

Olde Naples is a beautiful blend of old and new with its rich history and a vibrant downtown.


Welcome to Old Naples


Old Naples is generally the south side of town. It is the perfect blend of city and beach.


Shops and Art Galleries


If you love shopping Old Naples has plenty of chic stores, jewelers, and art galleries. Fifth Avenue South and Third Street South are the central points for shopping in the historic downtown area, with numerous art galleries, clothing boutiques, and home decor shops, as well as plenty of stores along the side streets and avenues.

Coconut palms, banyan trees, and tropical flowers line shopping promenades while art galleries and theatres offer a different kind of culture.

There are several fine art galleries in Old Naples. The Gardner Colby Gallery in what is called the Art Block on 3rd Street South, it has been around since 1994 and showcases a large collection of works by contemporary artists who work with painting, sculpture, and glass.

The Shaw Gallery is located on 5th Avenue South. It has been a Naples institution for over 30 years. They feature American and international artists.


Botanical garden


Besides that, Naples has a 170-acre botanical garden that features tropical and subtropical plants. It is located on Bayshore Drive in Old Naples. Here you can immerse yourself in the wonderful flora of the humid climate.


Site-seeing and events


A must-visit is the iconic Naples Pier, built in 1888, which is the oldest structure in Naples, Stretching 1,000 feet into the Gulf of Mexico, Naples Pier is known for its stunning panoramic views, especially at sunset.  The city’s oldest home, the historic Palm Cottage was built in 1895 and is situated just down the street.

Stop by the Tin City, a restored fishing village is a local shopping venue on Gordon River.

Another stop is Cambier Park, a community park in the center of Old Naples where free outdoor movies are shown during the year.  The park also has playgrounds, a community building, and a theater auditorium.

There are many art shows and other events that take place year-round, as well as classic and specialty car shows.



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Overview for Old Naples, FL

19,187 people live in Old Naples, where the median age is 66.3 and the average individual income is $126,941. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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66.3 years

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Demographics and Employment Data for Old Naples, FL

Old Naples has 9,594 households, with an average household size of 1.97. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Old Naples do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 19,187 people call Old Naples home. The population density is 1,559.37 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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Schools in Old Naples, FL

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The following schools are within or nearby Old Naples. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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9th - 12th
Sea Gate Elementary School
PreK - 5th
Naples Adventist Christian School
K - 8th
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Lake Park Elementary School
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Gulfview Middle School
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Around Old Naples, FL

There's plenty to do around Old Naples, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including The Humble Hut Naples, Fish N Fever Charters, and The Humble Hut Naples.

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Dining 2.13 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.24 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.21 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.37 miles 19 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 2.78 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 0.49 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars

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