Palm City is a prosperous town across the bay from Stuart, FL (about 2 miles away). The average age in Palm City is 49 and the average household income at about $72,000, indications that it is a popular town for affluent retirees. Being close to the beautiful city of Stuart with its shops and restaurants is a definite plus. The area is filled with developments and active adult communities, so there is no shortage of places to live. It is terrific for golfers, tennis players, and boaters. Picture of Intracoastal sunset courtesy of and per license of Wikipedia and Gmaxwell.