Citrus County is considered the northern most county in the greater Tampa Bay area. Even though it is the farthest county there are still many things to do, and the most northern reaches are still less the hundred miles away from Tampa. The best part of owning a home in Citrus County is that the whole county is eligible for a USDA loan. That means you can own a home in any community for no money down. If you are looking for a place to live that has a more peaceful pace of life, along with great wildfire in many national and state parks, but still just a bit away from a major metropolitan area, Citrus County is for you.
As the greater Tampa Bay continues to grow, so will the communities of Citrus County, which is why you want to take advantage of the USDA loan program to own a home for no money down. Some of the great communities in Citrus County include Homosassa, Homosassa Springs, Inverness, Crystal River and Citrus Springs. The income limits are $74,050 for a family of 1-4 person, and $97,750 for a 5+.