The island life here is quaint and relaxed. Neighbors are friendly and enjoy local restaurants nearby. Johns Pass is close for waterfront dining and dolphin watching.
This neighborhood has a wonderful selection of nearby schools including: Gulf Beaches Elementary School, Azalea Elementary School Bay Point Middle School, Azalea Middle School Boca Ciega High School For higher education: Eckerd College St. Pete College
Many of Old Northeast's homes were built during the Florida Land Boom. You will find Mediterranean, Colonial Revival, Vernacular, Prairie, Tudor Revival, Mission Revival, Colonial Revival and Craftsman Bungalow houses. The neighborhood is listed on the National Registry of Historic Places, and the community is keen on ensuring that any new buildings complement the older ones.