State Road 501 follows Clearlake Road 3.36 miles north from SR 520 (King Street) to the east end of SR 524 at Industry Road in the city of Cocoa. The five-lane boulevard serves older residential and commercial areas west of U.S. 1.

SR 501 was originally designated as SR 503A, with Clearlake Road ending at an at-grade intersection with SR 528 just west of Bennett Causeway.


Florida 501 north
Clearlake Road north after Florida 520 (King Street). The south end of Florida 501 is not signed. Photo taken 03/31/18.
Lake Drive crosses Florida 501 (Clearlake Road) a third of a mile north of King Street. Lake Drive branches north from Florida 520 on King Street to reconnect with the state road west at Cocoa West. Photo taken 03/31/18.
Clearlake Road northbound enters the Cocoa city limits for the first time north of Lake Drive. Photo taken 03/31/18.
Dixon Boulevard spurs west from SR 501 into a subdivision and east as a commercial boulevard to U.S. 1. Photo taken 03/31/18.
Clearlake Road north intersects Tate Street at the southeast corner of Esatern Florida State College - Cocoa and UCF. Photo taken 03/31/18.
Michigan Avenue forms a two-lane belt route around Cocoa along with Range Road south to SR 524. East from SR 501, Michigan Avenue widens to a five-lane boulevard to U.S. 1. Photo taken 03/31/18.
The first SR 501 shield along Clearlake Road north appears after Michigan Avenue. Photo taken 03/31/18.
The signalized intersection with Otterbein Avenue serves big box retail. Photo taken 03/31/18.
SR 501 makes a 90 degree turn west on the final approach to SR 524 and Industrial Road north. An abandoned roadway extends to the north. This alignment was formerly a part of State Secondary 503A, the predecessor to SR 501. Photo taken 03/31/18.
SR 501 north and SR 524 east come together and end at Industry Road just south of its six-ramp parclo interchange with the Beachline Expressway (SR 528). SR 528 combines with SR A1A east across Merritt Island to Cape Canaveral A.F.S. and Port Canaveral. Photo taken 03/31/18.
Florida 524 provides a cut off from Merritt Island Causeway southwest to Interstate 95. The state road angles 4.6 miles southwest to Florida 520 near Canaveral Groves. Photo taken 03/31/18.
Industry Road stems north from SR 501 / 524 and Cocoa Commons shopping center to Grissom Parkway west to Port St. John and Cidco Road east to U.S. 1 at Sharpes. Photo taken 03/31/18.



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03/31/18 by AARoads

Connect with:
Florida A1A
Florida 520
Florida 524
Florida 528 - Martin Andersen Beachline Expressway

Page Updated 04-14-2018.