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Nokomis is a census-designated place (CDP) in Sarasota County, Florida, United States. The population was 3,334 at the 2000 census. There is also another community in Escambia County, Florida (in the northwestern part of the state) which is named Nokomis. Nokomis is famous for Casey Key, a barrier island split with the CDP of Osprey created by the intracoastal waterway, where there are beachfront houses worth millions of dollars lining the key. Stephen King resides on Casey Key during the winter months. It was rumored that Oprah Winfrey was going to move to a large house on Casey Key, but those rumors turned out to be false. Another notable person who lives in the Nokomis area is Martina Navrátilová, pro tennis player.