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Port St Lucie Information

Port Saint Lucie (map) is a city in Saint Lucie County.  It is located along the southwest coast of Florida approximately 45 miles north of West Palm Beach.  Port Saint Lucie is on the north fork of the St. Lucie River, the Indian River, the Intercoastal Waterway, and the Atlantic Ocean.

In 2013 the State of Florida estimated the City's population at 171,016.

Port St. Lucie forms part of a Metropolitan Area That includes
Cities as far North as Fort Pierce and South to Jupiter Island
and in 2013 was estimated to have 438,095 residents.

Port St Lucie... A Great Place to Live

Located in the center of the Treasure coast , Port St. Lucie is
within easy access to all of Florida's attractions.

Port St. Lucie, recently recognized as
"The Safest City in the State of Florida with a Population Over 50,000".
The Port St. Lucie Police Department was also cited as one of the
best of the best in Community Policing.

On the eastern side of the city, there is a 6,000 acre State preserve called "the Savannas", as well as the Indian River Lagoon estuary, and the Atlantic Ocean. Fourteen miles of the St. Lucie River flow through the central area of the city, offering many acres of natural habitat.

The City of Port St. Lucie is equal in size to West Palm Beach. Central to its growth
has been the major development of St. Lucie West, a 4,600 acre master planned community.
More than ten percent of Port St. Lucie's population and tax base is represented there.

Also included within Port St Lucie is the planned town of Tradition. Tradition currently has approximately 2,400 residences, is home to Palm Pointe Educational Research School at Tradition, an innovative  K-8 lab/charter school operated in partnership with Florida Atlantic University and the School Board of St. Lucie County, a 600,000 SF power center anchored by Target, a neighborhood mixed use center  anchored by a 112,421 SF Publix Supermarket, restaurants, shops and offices and a new 300-bed hospital opened their first phase of 90 beds December 18, 2013.

Port St. Lucie is home to the spring training camp for the New York Mets and its State Champion St. Lucie Mets; the Professional Golf Association's (PGA) winter home; and a family-oriented Club Med at Sandpiper, which boasts the highest occupancy of any Club Med in the world, along with the top-rated Golf Acadamy and Tennis Acadamy.

Port St. Lucie is the home of the first PGA learning center at the PGA Village complex. It sits on 30 acres just northeast of PGA Golf Club's South Course, and features a golf shop, demonstration area, club-fitting area, golf school, complete fitness area, practice tee with bunkers, putting course, putting green, practice holes, fairway bunkers and a chipping area. The center also serves as a laboratory for golf instruction studies.

In a recent issue of GOLF MAGAZINE, St. Lucie's PGA Village Golf Club was voted one of the "Top 10 places you can play." GOLF DIGEST ranks the club's Tom Fazio North and South Courses #1 and #7, respectively in its listing of Best New Courses. A third course by Fazio was awarded by GOLF DIGEST as one of the "Great Value Places To Play."

Another great Jack Nicklaus Signature Course is found at
Ballantrae Golf & Yacht Clu
located conveniently in the East section of Port St. Lucie. 
Ballantrae not only boasts great member only golf, tennis, club and restaurant
(*the Santa Lucia River Club) but Ballantrae is on the St. Lucie River with
a direct ocean access Marina.  This 430+ home, gated community offers
homes from small Villas to Large Waterfront Estate homes
and is in the perfect location,
close to shopping, Restaurants, Malls, theaters and...
15 minutes from the beautiful beaches !

Many more communities are either being developed or have sprung up in Port St. Lucie.....
One of the

Port St. Lucie is :
2 hrs from Orlando, Disney World and all the fun facilities of that area.
2 hrs from Miami/ Ft. Lauderdale, airports and the greater metropolitan area , etc.
45 min from Palm Beach Airport. Palm Beach is great for more upscale shops, malls, clubs, restaurants and other events.
0 min. from Ocean Access waterways and fresh water lakes.
0 min. from Palm Trees and tropical breezes.
0 min. from a dip in your Swimming Pool.

If you are interested in learning more about living/investing/vacationing in this area:

RON KLOWDEN, Realtor ©

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Port St Lucie, Port Saint Lucie, Port st. Lucie ...
No matter how you spell it... a nice place to live!

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