Ponte Vedra : Florida


What It Is Like to Retire in Ponte Vedra

Ponte Vedra Beach is a very upscale community southeast of Jacksonville. It is known for its beautiful beaches and golf - home to the the PGA Tour, and The Players Championship, which is played at the TPC at Sawgrass. The area is loaded with wealthy celebrity athletes.

Where to Retire in Ponte Vedra and Home Prices

Home prices are quite high - the median home value in Ponte Vedra Beach was $649,131 in mid-2022, according to Zillow.com. There are many active communities in the area and its neighboring towns - see Active Communities link at top left.


What Is Special about Ponte Vedra

It is an upscale area famed for its beaches, boating, and golf.  If you want to live near a major golf course and PGA Tour event, this is the place.

What Is Not Special about Ponte Vedra

Ponte Vedra has a high cost of living and is not a walkable community.


Who Will Like Retirement in Ponte Vedra

Ponte Verdra is ideal for wealthy celebrities due to the exclusive golf courses and very high end beach homes offering considerable privacy.

Local Economy Is Driven by

Finance, business, professional occupations


Climate and Physical Environment

The average January temperature in Ponte Vedra is 55 degrees; the average July temperature is 82 degrees.


Restaurants & Cultural Scene

Ponte Vedra is a community of golf courses, resorts, shopping and dining.



The crime rate in Ponte Vedra is below the national average.


Medical Facilities

Baptist Medical Center and Memorial Hospital are both a few miles away in Jacksonville.



The nearest airport is in Jacksonville about 33 miles away.


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