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Green Cove Springs
  • Suburb of Jacksonville, FL

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

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Green Cove Springs is a suburb of Jacksonville with a population of 7,923. Green Cove Springs is in Clay County and is one of the best places to live in Florida. Living in Green Cove Springs offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. In Green Cove Springs there are a lot of parks. Many families and young professionals live in Green Cove Springs and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Green Cove Springs are highly rated.

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About Green Cove Springs...
Population
7,923

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$189,500
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$916
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    23%
  • Own
    77%
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Green Cove Springs Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    223.4
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    94.1
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    35.3
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    317.5
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,693.1
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    129.3
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    15%
  • 10-17 years
    7%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    14%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    18%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    8%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    18%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    34%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    29%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    10%
    national  12%

Working in Green Cove Springs

Jobs
grade A minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$57,009
National
$62,843

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