Port St. Lucie is located on the Atlantic coast of Florida, toward the middle of the state. Port St Lucie itself is a large community, with a population of over 170,000 people. The climate is considered to be subtropical, with warm to hot summer temps hitting the low 90’s, and mild winters with temps averaging in the low 70’s. With its location on the Atlantic, ocean breezes help to keep the climate rather moderate. The city is home to New York Mets spring training, as well as local baseball and soccer teams. Lovers of the outdoors will enjoy the 11,000 acres preserved and set aside for recreation and nature observation. Those who enjoy fishing will find excellent conditions both on the Atlantic, and along the Indian River Lagoon. Port St. Lucie combines the best of city living, with the natural beauty only found in Florida.
- The population is 171,016 and has increased 92.7 percent since the year 2000
- The median home value in Port Saint Lucie is $142,300. Port Saint Lucie home values have gone up 10.6% over the past year and are predicted to rise 5.4% within the next year.
- The estimated median income is $48,562