Livability Score

83
/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 D-

There are some amenities close to this location.
Coffee (0) F
Entertainment (5) A+
Mel Fisher's Treasures
Museum
Sebastian Area Historical Society
Museum
Art Center
Theatre Arts
Unknown Name
Water Park
Strike Zone
Bowling Alley
McLarty Treasure Museum
Museum
South Ranger Station;Sebastian Fishing Museim
Museum
Food and Drink (12) F
Unknown Name
Bar
Dunkin' Donuts
Fast Food
Coral Bar
Bar
Scoops Premium Bar
Bar
Sand Bar
Bar
Wendy's
Fast Food
Unknown Name
Bar
Unknown Name
Bar
KFC/Taco Bell/Pizza Hut Express
Fast Food
McDonald's
Fast Food
Jersey Mike's Subs
Fast Food
Burger King
Fast Food
Checkers
Fast Food
Winn-Dixie
Alcohol
Little Caesars
Fast Food
Fitness (2) F
Senior Center
Community Centre
Unknown Name
Community Centre
Groceries (4) F
Walmart Supercenter
Grocery Store
Publix
Grocery Store
Winn-Dixie
Grocery Store
Publix
Grocery Store
Parks (29) B
Friendship Patk
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Riverview Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Easy Street Park
Park
Sebastian Bark Park
Park
L K Hardee Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Park
Unknown Name
Park
Schumann Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Garden Club Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Sebastian Barber Street Sports Complex
Park
Micco Park
Park
Stormwater park
Park
George Street Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Treasure Shore Beach Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Filbert Street Park
Park
Shops (8) F
Unknown Name
Gift Shop
Speedway
Convenience Store
Unknown Name
Electronics
Dollar Tree
Discount Store
The Home Depot
Home Improvement
The Hair Tiki & SALT CAVE
Beauty
Cumberland Farms
Convenience Store
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commute B+

Of all people who commute, 0.0% take public transportation in Sebastian.
Public Transit Stops (91)
Stops & Stations
A+
Grace's Landing
Bus Stop
US1 & Main Street
Bus Stop
Grace's Landing
Bus Stop
US1 & Main Street
Bus Stop
US1 & Martin Avenue
Bus Stop
US1 & Martin Avenue
Bus Stop
SR512 & Louisiana
Bus Stop
Main Street & Powerline Road
Bus Stop
Main Street & Powerline Road
Bus Stop
Pelican Isle Apartments
Bus Stop
US1 & Coolidge
Bus Stop
US1 at Wendy's
Bus Stop
US1 at Wendy's
Bus Stop
SR512 & High Street
Bus Stop
Main Street & Easy Street
Bus Stop
Main Street & Easy Street
Bus Stop
SR512 & Ashbury
Bus Stop
US1 & Davis
Bus Stop
US1 & Davis
Bus Stop
SR512 & Wimbrow
Bus Stop
Main Street & Poinciana Street
Bus Stop
Main Street & Poinciana Street
Bus Stop
Main Street & Fleming Street
Bus Stop
Main Street & Fleming Street
Bus Stop
SR512 & Delaware
Bus Stop
Workers Taking Public Transit
0.0%
F
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cost of living A+

The cost of living in Sebastian is 102/100 - which is 5% higher than Florida.
Cost of Living
Goods & Services, Housing, etc.
C+
Tax Rates
Income & Sales Tax
A+
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crime A+

Sebastian crime rates are 975 per 100k, which is 47% lower than Florida
Property Crime
910 crimes per 100k
A
Violent Crime
65 crimes per 100k
A+
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employment C

The median income in Sebastian is $54,986 - which is 12% higher than Florida.
Med. Household Income
$54,986
D-
Unemployment Rate
2.8%
B+
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health A

There are some hospitals, police and fire stations.
Health & Safety (2)
Dentist, Doctor, Hospital, etc.
D-
Sebastian Police Department
Police
Aldino Cellini MD FACC PA
Doctor
Fire Rescue Station 9
Fire Station
Florida Eye Institute
Doctor
Sebastian River Medical Center
Hospital
Fire Station #8
Fire Station
Air Quality
Median Air Quality
A+
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housing A+

Sebastian home prices are $200,700 - which is 20% higher than Florida
Home Price
$200,700
B+
Home Appreciation Rate
27%
A+
Home Affordability
3.7x (home price to income ratio)
C+
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schools D+

The Sebastian graduation rate is 80% - which is 3% lower than Florida
School Test Scores
54%
D
High School Grad. Rates
80%
D+
Elementary Schools (7) F
Sebastian Elementary School
Sebastian Charter Junior High School
Shiloh Christian Academy
Pelican Island Elementary School
High Schools (3) F
Shiloh Christian Academy
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ratings A+

Sebastian has an overall rating of 89% from 28 reviews.
User Reviews (1)
From AreaVibes
A+
User Surveys (27)
From AreaVibes
A+
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Sebastian Florida: Home of Pelican Island 4.5 rating By Anonymous ( May 10, 2018) Oceanscapes and palm trees were breathtaking sights while living in Sebastian Florida. The city’s mantra is 'Home of the Pelican Island', which is a neighboring island that was named as the first US wildlife refuge. The city is quaint but beautiful. I love it because it isn't o ...Read More verburdened with tourism. It is great for relaxation and has a wholesome, laid back beach feel. The city is in close proximity to Vero Beach and is near the Indian River.

Sebastian Florida is an awesome place to raise a family. It is not encumbered by large busy crowds and has great school systems in place. The cost of living for a primo oceanic living is pretty darn good considering it is Florida. Employment rates could be better-however most of the city’s population is 65 years of age or older. Some of my most adored, best areas in Sebastian Florida are the Sebastian Inlet Park. Camping, fishing, and surfing are prevalent there, and the views are breathtaking. Read Less
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D- Amenities

Are there many local amenities in Sebastian? Yes, there are some amenities close to this location.

Parks

Friendship Patk
Unknown Name
Unknown Name
Riverview Park
Unknown Name
Unknown Name
Easy Street Park
Sebastian Bark Park

Entertainment

Mel Fisher's Treasures
Sebastian Area Historical Society
Art Center
Unknown Name
Strike Zone
McLarty Treasure Museum
South Ranger Station;Sebastian Fishing Museim

Food & Drink

Unknown Name
Dunkin' Donuts
Coral Bar
Scoops Premium Bar
Sand Bar
Wendy's
Unknown Name
Unknown Name

A+ Commute

Is public transit available in Sebastian? Of all people who commute, 0.0% take public transportation in Sebastian.
Drive to Work
81%

5% higher than the US average

Take Public Transit
0%

5% lower than the US average

Walk to Work
0%

2% lower than the US average

D- Health & Safety

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

Hospitals

Pharmacies

Doctors

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