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  2. Housing
    B+
  3. Nightlife
    B+
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  5. Diversity
    B-
  6. Jobs
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  7. Weather
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  8. Cost of Living
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  9. Health & Fitness
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Nassau County is located in Florida with a population of 80,578. Nassau County is one of the best places to live in Florida. In Nassau County, most residents own their homes. Many retirees live in Nassau County and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Nassau County are highly rated.
Population
80,578

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$218,100
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,058
National
$949
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    22%
  • Own
    78%
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Nassau County Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    174.5
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    39.7
    40.7
  • Robbery
    7.9
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    333.2
    500.1
  • Theft
    1,618.3
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    111.1
    284

Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    10%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    16%
  • 65+ years
    21%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    11%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    17%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    30%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    33%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    9%
    13%

Working in Nassau County

Jobs
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Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$66,297
National
$55,322

Nassau County Reviews

2 reviews
Nassau county is home. I attended two schools in Nassau county and they were both great schools. We are a small county but we have great academics, great athletics and great people here.
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I love Nassau County and have lived here all my life. The community is awesome, the people are willing to help in need and the schools are staffed with top notched professionals wanting nothing but the best for their students.