Why you'd want to live in Matlacha
Matlacha with a population of approximately 853 is a colorful and vibrant island. Matlacha, pronounced Mat-la-SHAY, means “Big Warrior” in Seminole, and the history and heritage of this community extend over many centuries. For over 50 years, the Matlacha bridge has been called “The Fishingest Bridge in The World. Not only is the fishing great, but there is great food, art galleries and an all around friendly and laid back vibe!