Fernandina Beach, FL

Population: 12,156

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  • Fernandina Beach has a Livability Score of 82/100, which is considered exceptional
  • Fernandina Beach crime rates are 45% lower than the Florida average
  • Cost of living in Fernandina Beach is 9% higher than the Florida average
  • Fernandina Beach real estate prices are 65% higher than the Florida average
  • Rental prices in Fernandina Beach are 12% higher than the Florida average

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      Fernandina Beach has gorgeous weather, amazing beaches, and it is the place that I have called home my whole life. Living in Fernandina is amazing because the city has a relaxing small town vibe, but you can still venture out to the big city of Jacksonville less than an hour away. I have never had a shortage of things to do around Fernandina Beach. The best areas in Fernandina are probably Main Beach Park and Fort Clinch Park. I really love both of these parks because they have gorgeous beaches and a number of scenic areas to walk around.

      Traffic can get heavier as you enter the Jacksonville area, but is not too bad usually before and after rush hour. There is a lot of nightlife, shopping, and dining around the area. I often like to venture out to River City Marketplace, which is a little over 30 minutes away. There you can find a number of stores and restaurants. My favorite restaurant there would definitely have to be Mellow Mushroom; they definitely have the best pizza in town!

      Fernandina Beach is a beautiful place and I feel very lucky that I got the chance to grow up here. There is a lot to see and do around the area and will always be the place I call home!
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      Source: The Fernandina Beach, FL data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).