Also known as “Persimmon Hollow” and the film locale for famous Adam Sandler flick The Waterboy, Deland is a picturesque small Southern town nestled comfortably between the business district of Downtown Orlando to the south and the beach town of Daytona to the east. Florida’s oldest private college, Stetson University, and Deland’s charming Main Street stay true to their historic roots, enriching the community with arts, culture, and hospitality. Deland’s diverse industry base allows for a strong and interconnected economy, proving a solid place to live a unique Southern lifestyle.
Votran Public Transit
I-4 Exit 118 for FL 44 to Deland, Exit 114 for FL 472 to Deland Orange City
To Downtown Orlando: 45 minutes
To Turnpike: 1 hour
To Disney: 1 hour 10 minutes
To Universal Studios: 1 hour 5 minutes
To University of Central Florida: 50 minutes