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Green Cove Springs
  • Suburb of Jacksonville, FL

Report Card

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C
  3. Housing
    grade A minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade B minus
  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 minus

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Green Cove Springs is a suburb of Jacksonville with a population of 9,758. 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.

About

About Green Cove Springs...
Population
9,758

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$229,100
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$952
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    23%
  • Own
    77%
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Green Cove Springs Rankings

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

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    273.3
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    11.4
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    136.6
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    34.2
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    296
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,263.8
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    91.1
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    7%
  • 18-24 years
    10%
  • 25-34 years
    15%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    10%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    20%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    8%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    18%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    36%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    29%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    9%
    national  11%

Working in Green Cove Springs

Jobs
grade A minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$63,760
National
$75,149

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