Pine Island Local Facts
Southwest Florida in general, and in particular, Pine Island, enjoy some of the finest weather in all of the continental United States.
Pine Island is very fortunate to have so much local talent, There are many musicians, artists, and authors, Just stop at one of many restaurants/bars on any given weekend and hear for yourself, You and your guests will be delighted by the many art galleries, some featuring the local artists, and shops that make Pine Island unique,
Pine Island is a mostly agricultural community with many commercial palm tree groves and vegetable farms. Because the island is in a “Tropical South” zone, we are fortunate enough to have a wide variety of tropical plants and vegetables from all over the world, grown locally.
Many businesses and restaurants have Sumner hours, so you might want to inquire before coming to the island if you are traveling for something specific off season.
Pine Island has quite a number of banks including: Capital Bank, Stonegate, SunTrust, and Wells Fargo.
There are several denominations of churches on the island: Baptist, Catholic, Church of God, Episcopal, Lutheran, Methodist, as well as non-denominational, to name a few.
There are many service organizations on the island: American Legion, Chamber of Commerce, Civic Associations, Elks, Masons, Knights of Columbus, Kiwanis, Lion’s Club, Moose, Scouting, and VFW, just to name a few. There are also a number of Pine Island volunteer organizations as well.