Sebring was chartered by the state of Florida in 1913, and was selected as the county seat of Highlands County when the county was created in 1921. Sebring was founded in 1912 and named after George Sebring, who was from Ohio.
Sebring is located at 27°29′44″N 81°26′40″W in the center of Florida.
The city has a total area of around 11 square miles with 5.8 mile (53%) of which is water.
The main feature of the City of Sebring is Lake Jackson which is 420 acres.
Sebring is located on the southern end of the Lake Wales Ridge. This ridge is comprised of a chain of ancient islands and home to many native habitats with rare plants and animals. Sebring’s climate is a humid subtropical climate.<a >
Downtown Sebring may just have what you are looking for. Whether you are looking for things to do, places to eat, shop or any services you may need Downtown Sebring.com has it all. The “city on the circle”.
Simply click on a category for a list of businesses, hours and information. If something on the right column strikes your interest be sure to click on it for an article, hours of operations, images and a link to their website.
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The Sebring Train Station ( Amtrak train station ) is on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places.
The Train Station was constructed in 1924 by the Seaboard Air Line Railway.
Sebring Train Station
The Buckeye Building was built by George Sebring in 1822.
The beautiful architect of the building has become a landmark of downtown Sebring Florida. The building was recently restored / upgraded and compliments its surrounding.
The building is located on the north east side of the “circle” in the middle of Sebring.