Livability Score

68
/100
i The AreaVibes Livability Score evaluates 9 different categories and creates an overall score out of 100. The higher the score, the better the area.

amenities F

There are not many amenities close to this location.
Coffee (0) F
Entertainment (0) F
Peck Lake
Attraction
Food and Drink (0) F
Fitness (0) F
Groceries (2) F
Publix
Grocery Store
Winn-Dixie
Grocery Store
Parks (3) F
South County Ball Park
Park
Zeus Park
Park
Unknown Name
Park
Hobe Sound Beach
Park
Jimmy Graham Park
Park
Hobe Sound National Wildlife Refuge
Park
Peck Lake Park
Park
Reed Wilderness Seashore Sanctuary
Park
Shops (6) F
Unknown Name
Convenience Store
Unknown Name
Convenience Store
Unknown Name
Convenience Store
Cumberland Farms
Convenience Store
Cumberland Farms
Convenience Store
Pet Groomalicious
Pets
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commute F

Of all people who commute, 0.1% take public transportation in Hobe Sound.
Public Transit Stops (0)
Stops & Stations
F
Workers Taking Public Transit
0.1%
F
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cost of living A+

The cost of living in Hobe Sound is 104/100 - which is 6% higher than Florida.
Cost of Living
Goods & Services, Housing, etc.
B-
Tax Rates
Income & Sales Tax
A+
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crime B

Hobe Sound crime rates are 1,795 per 100k, which is 2% lower than Florida
Property Crime
1,540 crimes per 100k
B-
Violent Crime
255 crimes per 100k
B
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employment C-

The median income in Hobe Sound is $54,701 - which is 12% higher than Florida.
Med. Household Income
$54,701
D-
Unemployment Rate
3.1%
B
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health D-

There are not many hospitals, police and fire stations,
Health & Safety (4)
Dentist, Doctor, Hospital, etc.
F
Unknown Name
Doctor
CVS
Pharmacy
Martin County Fire / Rescue Station 32
Fire Station
Martin County Fire / Rescue Station 33
Fire Station
Martin County Fire Rescue Station 34
Fire Station
Jupiter Island Public Safety Department
Ambulance Station
Jupiter Island Public Safety Department
Police
Air Quality
Median Air Quality
A+
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housing A+

Hobe Sound home prices are $223,200 - which is 34% higher than Florida
Home Price
$223,200
A-
Home Appreciation Rate
38%
A+
Home Affordability
4.1x (home price to income ratio)
D
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schools C

The Hobe Sound graduation rate is 84% - which is 1% higher than Florida
School Test Scores
59%
D+
High School Grad. Rates
84%
C
Elementary Schools (4) F
Hobe Sound Elementary School
Hobe Sound Christian Academy
High Schools (2) F
Hobe Sound Christian Academy
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ratings A+

Hobe Sound has an overall rating of 94% from 11 reviews.
User Reviews (2)
From AreaVibes
A+
User Surveys (9)
From AreaVibes
A+
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I miss this place. 5 rating By Anonymous ( Apr 01, 2021) I lived here for 25 years at 8896 SE Harbor Island Way
I was great I’m going to miss this place I recently sold it and I’m very sad.
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The Greatest Beach You Never Heard of in Florida! 4.5 rating By Anonymous ( May 16, 2018) When I moved to be closer to my work in south Florida, I imagined it was going to be as busy and packed with tourists like in Orlando and Miami. I was wrong, living in Hobe Sound is absolutely paradise. Most people who have been to Florida have never heard of our city, and that e ...Read More xplains why the roads are so quiet all year.

The best areas in Hobe Sound are the beaches. I take the SE Bridge to Hobe Sound Beach and have miles of white-sand beaches to myself. I can ride my bike or walk the scenic North Beach Road, which hugs the coast and allows me to enjoy stunning views of the Atlantic Ocean.

There is more to Hobe Sound than the beaches, we have some of the best seafood restaurants in the region too. Golf courses, marinas, and parks, Hobe Sound has something for everyone. Shopping is incredible because whatever I can't find here, I ride down A1A to West Palm Beach and find it there. Read Less
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F Amenities

Are there many local amenities in Hobe Sound? Well, there are not many amenities close to this location.

Parks

South County Ball Park
Zeus Park
Unknown Name
Hobe Sound Beach
Jimmy Graham Park
Hobe Sound National Wildlife Refuge
Peck Lake Park
Reed Wilderness Seashore Sanctuary

Entertainment

Peck Lake

Food & Drink

F Commute

Is public transit available in Hobe Sound? Of all people who commute, 0.1% take public transportation in Hobe Sound.
Drive to Work
73%

4% lower than the US average

Take Public Transit
0%

5% lower than the US average

Walk to Work
4%

1% higher than the US average

B- Health & Safety

Is Hobe Sound a healthy and safe place to live? Yes, there are some hospitals, police and fire stations.

Hospitals

Pharmacies

CVS

Doctors

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