About This Place
Osprey is a census-designated place (CDP) in Sarasota County, Florida, United States. The population was 4,143 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Bradenton–Sarasota–Venice Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Osprey is located at 27°11′38″N 82°29′10″W / 27.19389°N 82.48611°W / 27.19389; -82.48611 (27.193962, -82.486012).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 6.1 square miles (15.7 km²), of which, 5.5 square miles (14.1 km²) of it is land and 0.6 square miles (1.6 km²) of it (10.05%) is water.