Have you visited New Smyrna Beach yet? If you haven’t, you are missing out. New Smyrna Beach is 20 minutes south of Daytona Beach and 1 hour East of Orlando. It is a small quaint beach town with nearly 23,000 people. The average home price here is $185,000 and the average household income is $45,326. The beaches are flat and perfect for biking and walking. Sunrises along the beach are beautiful to watch and sunsets from the river are breathtaking.