Most Expensive St. Augustine Neighborhoods
St. Augustine is a somewhat small coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Florida. With a population of 13,841 people and 21 constituent neighborhoods, St. Augustine is the 171st largest community in Florida. Much of the housing stock in St. Augustine was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
St. Augustine is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 88.68% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, St. Augustine is a city of service providers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in St. Augustine who work in food service (12.64%), sales jobs (11.60%) and office and administrative support (11.54%).
Of important note, St. Augustine is also a city of artists. St. Augustine has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape St. Augustine’s character.
A relatively large number of people in St. Augustine telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 9.00% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
In addition, St. Augustine is a college town. There are a lot of students in St. Augustine attending college, and as a result St. Augustine provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared to the needs and activities of students.
St. Augustine, while not large, also appears to be attractive to some younger, educated professionals, who help shape the character of the city.
One of the nice things about St. Augustine is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.
The education level of St. Augustine citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 36.31% of adults in St. Augustine have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in St. Augustine in 2010 was $26,035, which is middle income relative to Florida, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $104,140 for a family of four. However, St. Augustine contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
St. Augustine is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call St. Augustine home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of St. Augustine residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in St. Augustine include German, Irish, English, Italian, Polish and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in St. Augustine is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|ST. AUGUSTINE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||5,383|
|ST. AUGUSTINE HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||49.21%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||50.80%|
|TYPE OF ST. AUGUSTINE HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||55.91%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||7.49%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||12.52%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||23.01%|
|SIZE OF ST. AUGUSTINE HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||2.74%|
|AGE OF ST. AUGUSTINE HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||18.88%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||26.58%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||25.30%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||29.24%|
|ST. AUGUSTINE REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$209,595|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,584|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $51,000||4.67%|
|$51,001 - $102,000||10.65%|
|$102,001 - $205,000||30.85%|
|$205,001 - $307,000||24.77%|
|$307,001 - $410,000||14.60%|
|$410,001 - $512,000||5.33%|
|$512,001 - $769,000||6.94%|
|$769,001 - $1,025,000||0.28%|
|PEOPLE OF ST. AUGUSTINE||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||4.50%|
|5 TO 17||8.21%|
|18 TO 24||19.90%|
|25 TO 34||11.03%|
|35 TO 54||22.23%|
|55 TO 64||13.64%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||20.49%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||89.18%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$43,204|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$26,035|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||21.69%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Accommodation (19.50%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (7.13%)
Public Service (4.13%)
Real estate (3.00%)
Information Technology (2.07%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||11.67%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.20%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.22%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||0.19%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||1.09%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||6.64%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (14.87%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (92.77%)
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