ST. JOHNS COUNTY
WELCOME TO PONTE VEDRA IN ST. JOHNS COUNTY
Ponte Vedra is known for its fine resorts and for the PGA Tour and The Players Championships, played at the TPC at Sawgrass. This community lies within St. Johns County, which is the wealthiest in Florida. Ponte Vedra Beach is an upper-income tourist resort community and its 40-foot sand dunes are among the highest along the Florida. From their peak, they race down to white sandy beaches. Seaside resorts and private escapes can be found in the twisted oaks and hammocks of the wild palmettos. Miles of fresh-water streams, creeks and lagoons course through the natural area of Ponte Vedra. Of course, elegant shopping and fine dining in Ponte Vedra Beach also are widely available. Ponte Vedra Beach is wholly located east of the Intracoastal Waterway, south of the Duval County line and includes South Ponte Vedra Beach (an area between the Atlantic and Matanzas National Estuarine Research Reserve), Sawgrass, Palm Valley, and Nocatee. Living in Ponte Vedra and utilizing surrounding amenities and attractions unearths a unique combination of luxury, leisure, recreational activities, and a relaxed lifestyle.
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EXCLUSIVE & PRIVATE
Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, is a small town and the wealthiest community (per capita income) in Florida. All Ponte Vedrans appreciate the finer things in life, and the area was ranked the #1 place to live in Florida by Money Magazine. In fact, the majority of most expensive homes in the First Coast area around Jacksonville are in Ponte Vedra. Celebrities and well-known people live her, from athletes and entertainers to artists and very successful business people.
A FINE COMMUNITY
Ponte Vedra is an exclusive up-scale community, offering a high quality of life.
A COMMUNITY WITH A HEART
A community with accommodating nature, kind character, tolerance, friendliness, welcoming to newcomers, and lot's of southern charm.
Ponte Vedra has a subtropical climate with mild weather during winters and hot summers. The area is known for its plentiful sunshine and pleasant temperatures year-round.
REAL ESTATE INSIGHTS
If you’re thinking of purchasing real estate in the Ponte Vedra area, your choices are plentiful. From condos to single-family homes, oceanfront properties, or houses along the extensive network of waterways, creeks, lakes, and lagoons.
The Ponte Vedra real estate market offers a variety of options, all with easy beach access, or located throughout the marshland between ocean and the intra-coastal waterway. There is high demand in the luxury housing market, particularly for oceanfront or at least ocean-view homes and demand for vacant lots suitable for building exceeds the available property. Private escapes are very popular and can be found throughout the twisted oaks and hammocks of the wild palmettos.
Ponte Vedra is directly located at the Atlantic Ocean in Northern St. Johns County. A highly desirable location with so much to do.
REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT
A great location for property investments. The region has been classified as one of the best places to invest in real estate in Florida.
GETTING THERE IS EASY
Jacksonville has an international airport with direct connections to 31 cities and frequent service to the main hubs like Atlanta, New York, Miami, etc. Three municipal airports serving general aviation and private jets.
THE PEOPLE & LIFESTYLE
Not all cities make it easy to raise a family. But in Ponte Vedra, it’s not only easy, it’s a pleasure. With small-town charm, great infrastructure and amenities, lot's of things to do, and a stellar education system to look forward to, families don’t have much to complain about here. Residents love this beach community for its walkable neighborhoods and wide beaches — perfect for long runs and bicycle rides. Ponte Vedra Beach stretches from JAX beach all the way south to St. Augustine. Residents enjoy the overall lifestyle. If you love the outdoors and mild winters, it’s paradise. The Ponte Vedra area offers a family-friendly ambiance, boutique shopping and a fine dining scene. In this neighborhood that skirts scenic Highway A1A, you’ll find everything everything your heart desires.
The beach is minutes away from major sporting events; you can catch a Jacksonville Jaguars football game in downtown Jacksonville, enjoy the city’s San Marco neighborhood Broadway shows, or visit one of the many a fabulous live-music events.
Living in Ponte Vedra means being part of a diversified community made up of friendly and warmhearted individuals and families from all levels of society, coexisting in perfect harmony. The area is picturesque, not crowded and family-oriented. It is the perfect place to settle down.
FAMILY FRIENDLY & GREAT SCHOOLS
Ponte Vedra is very family-friendly. There are plenty of things to do for kids. A variety of public and private schools, and 14 colleges / universities in the area provide excellent education.
WATER SPORTS & RECREATION
Ponte Vedra area is a natural playground, offering an abundance of activities and adventures for all ages.
DINING & HOSPITALITY
Ponte Vedra offers a wide variety of dining options, from low-key to fine dining, in all parts of the city. From the traditional beach shack to luxury 5-star dining, locals and visitors have a lot of options.
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