Fort Pierce
Population: 42,273
Median Home Sale: $70,000
Median Household Income: $29,976
Median Commute: 24.00
The small, quiet city of Fort Pierce offers its residents abundant access to culture, entertainment, dining, shopping, education and great locally-focused community events. As one of the oldest communities on Florida’s eastern coast, Fort Pierce, Fl. real estate offers several sites scattered across St. Lucie County that are dedicated to the history and heritage of the town. The “Sunset City”, as its called, is a model for the “Main Street” city with an ever-expanding level of cultural and Read More +
The small, quiet city of Fort Pierce offers its residents abundant access to culture, entertainment, dining, shopping, education and great locally-focused community events. As one of the oldest communities on Florida’s eastern coast, Fort Pierce, Fl. real estate offers several sites scattered across St. Lucie County that are dedicated to the history and heritage of the town. The “Sunset City”, as its called, is a model for the “Main Street” city with an ever-expanding level of cultural and business amenities. Fort Pierce offers several locally focused events for communities including a great Farmer’s Market, Friday Fest, and Jazz Market. In terms of education, Fort Pierce is home to top-ranked Indian River State College, the Smithsonian Marine Station, Manatee Observation and Research Center, and the Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institution at Florida State University. Residents of Fort Pierce, Fl. real estate value their community for its rich history as well as its amazing South Florida lifestyle. You can find luxury golf course real estate, expansive estates, and condominiums spread across the entire community of over 37,000 residents. Featured communities include Bent Creek, Indian River Drive, Meadowood Golf Club, and Gator Trace Country Club among others. For more information on Fort Pierce, Fl. real estate, get in touch with Luxury Estates Plus today! Read less –

Explore Fort Pierce Neighborhoods


  • Boating / Waterfront
  • Golf
  • Shopping and Restaurants
  • Music and Arts

Area and Demographic Info for Fort Pierce, Florida

Median Age: 37.51 Median Home Sales Price: $70,000 Median Household Income: $29,976 Median Commute Time: 24.00 mins


  • Population: 42,273
  • Population Density: 1,819/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 2.34%
  • Education Climate : 3
  • Married : 13,079
  • Number of Households : 16,202
  • Households with children: 4,369
  • Average Household Size : 2.59
  • Annual Residential Turnover : 17.24%
  • Change in Average Household Income : 11.19%
  • Closest Major Sports Team: GULF COAST METS
  • Closest Airport: Melbourne International
  • Closest College: INDIAN RIVER STATE COLLEGE
  • Closest Jr. College: BREVARD COMMUNITY COLLEGE-PALM BAY

What are the Occupancy Rates?

Vacant Owned Rented
5006 8379 7823

How Do People Get to Work?

Drive Public Transportation Walk / Bike / Other Work at Home
10627 568 276 295

Population by Sex(%)

Male Female
49.37 50.63

White/Blue Collar Jobs

White Collar Blue Collar
37 63

Population by Age

0-45-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-84 85+
26453191285427712889292626642389231824572717274623712101171813861078 1052

Population by Ethnicity

White Hispanic Black Asian Native American Hawian Other
20116 9153 16392 338 887 0 3638

Population by Education

Less than 9th Grade Some High School Some College Associates Degree Bachelors Degree Graduate
3776 4315 5251 1972 2372 1308

Households by Income (in thousands of dollars)

0-1010-1515-2020-2525-3030-3535-4040-4545-5050-6060-7575-100100-125125-150150-200200-250250-500 500+
239114061779135711741240783767750115411719944412184893549 4

Median Income by Age

< 25 25-44 45-64 > 65
21772 30779 29157 32011

Employees by Occupation

Management Technology Retail Sales Protective Services Agriculture Construction Transportation
1031 252 2316 335 68 465 889

Employees by Industry

Agriculture Mining Construction Manufacturing Transportation Wholesale Retail Finance & Real Estate Service Public
97 46 502 609 208 208 3262 468 1611 2495

Rent Estimate (in dollars) Estimate includes shelter + utilities

Studio 1 Bedroom 2 Bedroom 3 Bedroom 4 Bedroom
684 758 939 1291 1522

Crime

Total Personal Murder Rape Robbery Assault Property Burglary Larceny Vehicle Theft
253 383 357 301 328 334 187 263 158 134

Household Expenses

Total Insurance Apparel Education Entertainment Food Healthcare Housing Transportation Utilities
90 81 92 90 85 90 83 87 92 90

Natural Disasters

Earthquake Total Weather Hail Hurricane Tornado Wind
16 358 29 590 140 85

Pollution

Air Ozone Carbon Monoxide Lead NO2 Particulates(PM10)
86 91 111 50 85 91

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Local School Data for Fort Pierce, Florida

Preschool

School Name Distance Type Grades
LAWNWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 0.13 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-5
FAIRLAWN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 0.51 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-5
ST. LUCIE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 0.75 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-5
ST ANASTASIA CATHOLIC SCHOOL 1.25 mi CATHOLIC PRESCHOOL-8
HOMEBOUND PROGRAM 1.35 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-12
FORT PIERCE MAGNET SCHOOL OF THE ARTS 1.38 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-8
GOLDEN RULE ACADEMY 1.72 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-12
CHESTER A. MOORE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 2.03 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-5
ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL ACADEMY 2.08 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-10
SAMUEL S. GAINES ACADEMY K-8 2.08 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-8
FAITH BAPTIST SCHOOL 2.54 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-12
BIBLE BAPTIST CHURCH AND SCHOOL 3 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL
LIBERTY BAPTIST ACADEMY 3.81 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-12
WEATHERBEE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 3.85 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-5
WHITE CITY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 3.99 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-5
SUN GROVE MONTESSORI SCHOOL 4.5 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-8
ORANGE AVENUE BAPTIST SCHOOL 6.61 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-12
LAKEWOOD PARK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 7.28 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-5

Elementary

School Name Distance Type Grades
LAWNWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 0.13 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-5
FAIRLAWN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 0.51 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-5
ST. LUCIE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 0.75 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-5
DAN MCCARTY SCHOOL 0.94 mi PUBLIC 3-8
ST ANASTASIA CATHOLIC SCHOOL 1.25 mi CATHOLIC PRESCHOOL-8
ST. LUCIE VIRTUAL INSTRUCTION PROGRAM 1.35 mi PUBLIC K-12
HOMEBOUND PROGRAM 1.35 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-12
FORT PIERCE MAGNET SCHOOL OF THE ARTS 1.38 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-8
POSITIVE EXPECTATIONS SCHOOL 1.57 mi PRIVATE K-6
BETHANY SCHOOL 1.58 mi PRIVATE 1-11
GOLDEN RULE ACADEMY 1.72 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-12
CHESTER A. MOORE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 2.03 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-5
ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL ACADEMY 2.08 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-10
SAMUEL S. GAINES ACADEMY K-8 2.08 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-8
JES MEMORIAL SDA SCHOOL 2.13 mi PRIVATE K-8
FAITH BAPTIST SCHOOL 2.54 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-12
FRANCES K. SWEET ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 2.65 mi PUBLIC K-5
LIBERTY BAPTIST ACADEMY 3.81 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-12
WEATHERBEE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 3.85 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-5
WHITE CITY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 3.99 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-5
SUN GROVE MONTESSORI SCHOOL 4.5 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-8
ORANGE AVENUE BAPTIST SCHOOL 6.61 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-12
LAKEWOOD PARK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 7.28 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-5

Middle

School Name Distance Type Grades
TREASURE COAST PACE 0.83 mi PUBLIC 6-12
DAN MCCARTY SCHOOL 0.94 mi PUBLIC 3-8
DALE CASSENS EDUCATION COMPLEX 1.09 mi PUBLIC 6-12
ST ANASTASIA CATHOLIC SCHOOL 1.25 mi CATHOLIC PRESCHOOL-8
ST. LUCIE VIRTUAL INSTRUCTION PROGRAM 1.35 mi PUBLIC K-12
HOMEBOUND PROGRAM 1.35 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-12
FORT PIERCE MAGNET SCHOOL OF THE ARTS 1.38 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-8
FOREST GROVE MIDDLE SCHOOL 1.42 mi PUBLIC 6-8
BETHANY SCHOOL 1.58 mi PRIVATE 1-11
GOLDEN RULE ACADEMY 1.72 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-12
ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL ACADEMY 2.08 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-10
SAMUEL S. GAINES ACADEMY K-8 2.08 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-8
LINCOLN PARK ACADEMY 2.11 mi PUBLIC 6-12
JES MEMORIAL SDA SCHOOL 2.13 mi PRIVATE K-8
FAITH BAPTIST SCHOOL 2.54 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-12
DATA HOUSE 3.28 mi PUBLIC 6-12
LIBERTY BAPTIST ACADEMY 3.81 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-12
SUN GROVE MONTESSORI SCHOOL 4.5 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-8
ORANGE AVENUE BAPTIST SCHOOL 6.61 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-12

High

School Name Distance Type Grades
TREASURE COAST PACE 0.83 mi PUBLIC 6-12
DALE CASSENS EDUCATION COMPLEX 1.09 mi PUBLIC 6-12
JOHN CARROLL HIGH SCHOOL 1.3 mi CATHOLIC 9-12
ST. LUCIE COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD-JAIL PROGRAM-ESE 1.35 mi PUBLIC 8-12
ST. LUCIE VIRTUAL INSTRUCTION PROGRAM 1.35 mi PUBLIC K-12
HOMEBOUND PROGRAM 1.35 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-12
BETHANY SCHOOL 1.58 mi PRIVATE 1-11
GOLDEN RULE ACADEMY 1.72 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-12
LINCOLN PARK ACADEMY 2.11 mi PUBLIC 6-12
PERFORMANCE BASED DIPLOMA PROG 2.48 mi PUBLIC 9-12
FORT PIERCE CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL 2.48 mi PUBLIC 9-12
FAITH BAPTIST SCHOOL 2.54 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-12
FORT PIERCE WESTWOOD HIGH SCHOOL 2.7 mi PUBLIC 9-12
DATA HOUSE 3.28 mi PUBLIC 6-12
LIBERTY BAPTIST ACADEMY 3.81 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-12
ORANGE AVENUE BAPTIST SCHOOL 6.61 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-12

Adult Other

School Name Distance Type Grades
WEATHERBEE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 3.85 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-5

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