Real Estate On Dog Island, Florida 


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Real Estate on Dog Island

This is the fastest and easiest to use website for finding real estate on Dog Island, Florida. Simply click on a picture or a caption to the right and you will be taken to a page where you can choose between homes for sale on Dog Island or land for sale on Dog Island. By choosing either homes or land, you will see a display of real estate on Dog Island that is currently for sale within the location and type you have chosen. This display is updated automatically in real time. 

To find real estate for sale in Apalachicola, Cape San Blas, Mexico Beach, St George Island, Carrabelle or Port St. Joe, click on one of the links below:

Real Estate in Apalachicola
Real Estate on Cape San Blas
Real Estate in Mexico Beach
Real Estate on St. George Island
Real Estate in Carrabelle
Real Estate in Port St. Joe

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About Dog Island

Dog Island is located  just 3.5 miles off-shore from Carrabelle. The origin of the name "Dog" island is a mystery; one legend says that Native Americans believed the shape of the island resembled a crouching dog, another says that the island was named after "seadogs" (a nickname for sailors).  The island has a rich maritime history.  Evidence of early residents includes the discovery of a 9th century canoe. During the 17th and 18th century the island became a haven of piracy

  and smuggling along with the other barrier islands in the area. There have been a few major shipwrecks on or near Dog Island.

Currently, there are less than 100 people living on the island, which is only accessible by boat or plane. There are water-taxi services available from Carrabelle.  Less than seven miles long, the majority of Dog Island is owned by the Nature Conservancy, with some privately owned residential property.  The island has pristine marshes and forests and miles of unspoiled white sand beaches to explore.


  53 Avenue C * Apalachicola, FL 32320