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Best Places To Live In St Johns County FL - Realtor 904-200-5492

Jun 25

St Johns Realtor 904-200-5492

St. Johns County has it all, from beautiful beaches to the charming downtown St. Augustine shops, there's something for everyone in here.  With a history going back centuries, St Johns County had been an amazing place both past and present. With the best school district in North Florida, St Johns is the perfect family-friendly place to call home. Below are the best places to live in St Johns County FL.

Ponte Vedra Beach

Ponte Vedra Beach is just 30 minutes from downtown Jacksonville and features top-rated golf and tennis options and private residential communities. PVB has many great recreational amenities including Davis Park which has a fishing pond, dog parks, a playground, and playing fields for soccer, football, softball, and baseball.


Nocatee is a master-planned community offering its homeowners a unique balance of work and fun in a community for all ages. One of the fastest-growing towns in the United States, it is located a handful of minutes from Ponte Vedra Beach and the Atlantic Ocean. The majority of the communities are in St Johns county however there are several located in Duval county which means a different school district.


Beachwalk is home to Floridas largest lagoon which is a 14-acre crystal lagoon providing a resort-style beach pool. The lagoon comes with a swim-up bar, water slides, and plenty of beaches to lounge and get a suntan on. The newly built 12,000 square foot clubhouse offers a swimming pool, fitness center, a yoga studio, and a children’s activity room. Beachwalk also offers 6 tennis courts, an 18-hole putting green, and a doggy splash park guaranteed to make your dogs fall in love with this community too. Even better is that this community is golf cart friendly and you can get to anywhere you need with just your cart.

Julington Creek Plantation

Julington Creek Plantation encompasses over 4,000 acres and is located in 32259, approximately 30 minutes from downtown Jacksonville, and 25 minutes to the Atlantic Ocean. The community’s amenities include over 100 lakes, large nature preserve areas, and plenty of biking and jogging trails. Not to mention the Water Park, Lap pool, Skate Park, and clubhouse. The community includes approximately 5,800 residences which include both townhomes and single family homes.

Durbin Crossing

Durbin Crossing is incorporated in a beautiful atmosphere offering nature preserves, lake views, and scenic views. Durbin Crossing is a community that brings neighbors together with its numerous amenities. The great schools for children are ideal for family-minded couples. Located next to Julington Creek Plantation, you are equally away from downtown Jacksonville and the beach.


Shearwater is one of the premier communities in St. Johns County. It is a master-planned community that offers many different builders to fit your needs including Lennar and Dream Finders Homes. The amenities include the resort-style Kayak Club and Fitness center, a lagoon, and a lap pool. The pool also includes a  lazy river and a three-story water slide tower, that your children will love. 

Cory Weikel

St Johns Realtor