Clermont, a city in Florida, is experiencing a surge in development, with Costco being one of the major players. The retail giant opened a new store in November 2023, marking its fifth location in Greater Orlando. The new Costco store is located on a 19-acre parcel of 140-acre land on State Route 50, northeast of Magnolia Pointe Boulevard. The warehouse spans 157,209 square feet and offers a range of services, including a Tire Service Center, Hearing Aid Center, Optical Department, Pharmacy, and Gas Station like most Costcos. A unique feature is the Electric Vehicle Charging Stations
Construction began in early May 2023, and the grand opening was on November 14th, 2023. Developers were able complete the warehouse in time for the holiday season to capitalize on the shopping rush. This new location has created numerous jobs in the area, including both part-time and full-time retail positions. It joins Plaza Collina, which also features a new Floor and Decor Holdings store.
Clermont is a city that has been experiencing explosive development. It is strategically located and will attract people from Groveland, Minneola, The Villages, Winter Garden, Howey-In-The-Hills, Windermere, and all over Lake County.