Rich in History and Entertainment
Find Your New Home in St. Augustine
Your desire for more space in a brand-new home with luxury finishes comes at an incredible value when living near the white-sand beaches of St. Augustine. Designed with stunning upgrades included, these move-in ready homes are spacious enough for growing families. Homebuyers looking for a simplified process will feel confident when taking this next step with LGI Homes.
A Historic Place to Call Home
- The oldest city in the U.S., founded in September, 1565
- #1 ‘The 16 Most Charming Towns in Florida’ (PureWow, 2021)
- #4 ‘Florida Beach Towns for History Buffs’ (Visit Florida, 2021)
- #6 ‘7 Great Places to Retire in Florida’ (Kiplinger, 2019)
- #11 ‘2022 Best Suburbs to Live in the Jacksonville Area’ (Niche)
- The city boasts over 40 miles of beaches including St. Augustine Beach and Jacksonville Beach.
- Top employers include Amazon, Flagler Health, PGA Tour, Inc. and St. Augustine Tourism.
Frequently Asked Questions
Continue reading for answers to frequently asked questions about our homes, community and the area.
When was St. Augustine founded?
What county is St. Augustine part of?
St. Augustine is the official county seat of St. Johns County, located in northeastern Florida along the Atlantic coast. St. Johns County is part of the larger Jacksonville metropolitan area.
Where is St. Augustine located?
St. Augustine is in northeast Florida, about 45 minutes south of Jacksonville and 60 miles north of Daytona Beach, on the Atlantic coast. The latitude and longitude coordinates are 29.901243 and -81.312431.
What is the job market like in St. Augustine?
St. Augustine has a diverse economy and a thriving job market formed by various small businesses and large corporations. According to Homefacts.com, St. Augustine's unemployment rate was lower than the Florida and national averages throughout 2022; the unemployment in the area was 2.1% in December 2022.
Does St. Augustine have good school districts?
The school districts in St. Augustine are highly rated. According to Movoto.com, St. Johns County School District is the best district in Florida.