Skip to Main Content

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A+
  2. Housing
    grade A minus
  3. Nightlife
    grade A minus
  4. Good for Families
    grade A+
  5. Diversity
    grade B
  6. Jobs
    grade A+
  7. Weather
    grade A minus
  8. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  9. Health & Fitness
    grade A
  10. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  11. Commute
    grade C+

editorial

St. Johns County is located in Florida with a population of 244,674. St. Johns County is one of the best places to live in Florida. In St. Johns County, most residents own their homes. In St. Johns County there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many retirees live in St. Johns County and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in St. Johns County are highly rated.

About

Population
244,674

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$304,700
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,312
National
$1,062
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    20%
  • Own
    80%
Sponsored Mortgage Options for St. Johns County
Get Rates
  • $0 Lender Fee on Home Loans Limited Time Only
  • Biggest Home Loan Sale Ever. Low interest rates. Get a quote today!
Niche may be compensated by the third party lenders and others who place ads on the website. Niche is not a lender and does not endorse the products of these advertisers. Fees that Niche receives for ads do not affect the terms you may be offered by the lender you choose. There are many additional borrowing options available.

Map

St. Johns 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
  • Assault
    360.8
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    4.6
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    37
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    111
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    490.4
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,433.3
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    143.4
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    10%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    20%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    17%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    28%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    21%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    5%
    national  12%

Working in St. Johns County

St. Johns County Reviews

Rating 4.32 out of 5  85 reviews
Selecting a category below will take you to another page
All Categories
Rating 3 out of 5  
Start Your Review of St. Johns County
Rate It!
Rating 4 out of 5  
Rating 5 out of 5  

add-to-list