St. Lucie County

St. Lucie County

Pristine sandy beaches, over 20 miles of emerald green intracoastal waterway, federal and state natural preserves, public parks, natural reefs, an average temperature of 78 o F and over 300 days of sunshine entice residents outdoors. Boating, golfing, equestrian, hiking and athletic activities abound.

The exceptional climatic conditions don't infringe on the communities' other priorities. Educational attainment is a clear objective for pre-kindergartners through post secondary institutions. The local and regional economies are rapidly transitioning to knowledge-based economies in which intellectual effort is encouraged and rewarded.

St. Lucie County also boasts multi-generational neighborhoods with varied cultural backgrounds. The attitudes of local residents are characteristically influenced by historical precedents yet with a caring attention to the success of future generations. New residents become old friends quickly in St. Lucie County.

A returning visitor will find that much has changed in the County in a short period of time. As one of the fastest growing areas in the U.S., and as the new home of the Torrey Pines Institute for Molecular Studies, The Vaccine and Gene Therapy Institute, and the Mann Research Center, LLC, St Lucie County is emerging as the next center of science and technology excellence within the state.

There exists a unique commitment to public and private initiatives designed to attract, retain and grow businesses in this county. While visiting St. Lucie County, one will easily identify the pride that exists in our accomplishments in economic and community development. True partnerships between business, education, and government exist with the sole purpose of forging a sustainable and growing economy that rewards entrepreneurial efforts while steadily improving the quality of life and quality of business for all who live and work in St. Lucie County.

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