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The City of Saint Augustine had a population of 14,877 as of July 1, 2022.

The primary coordinate point for Saint Augustine is located at latitude 29.8947 and longitude -81.3145 in St. Johns County. The formal boundaries for the City of Saint Augustine encompass a land area of 9.43 sq. miles and a water area of 3.34 sq. miles. St. Johns County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 7 feet.

The City of Saint Augustine has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Florida is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Saint Augustine is located within St. Augustine CCD of St. Johns County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Saint Augustine: Presidio de San Augustin, Saint Augustin, San Agustín.

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Saint Augustine, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2022)


Total Population 14,877 (100%)
Population in Households 13,777 (92.6%)
Population in Families 8,384 (56.4%)
Population in Group Quarters1 1,100 ( 7.4%)
Population Density 1,563
Diversity Index2 42


Median Household Income $69,197
Average Household Income $99,593
% of Income for Mortgage4 30%
Per Capita Income $44,779
Wealth Index5 98


Total HU (Housing Units) 8,409 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,583 (54.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,297 (27.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,529 (18.2%)
Median Home Value $389,529
Average Home Value $460,269
Housing Affordability Index3 87


Total Households 6,880
Average Household Size 2.00
Family Households 3,226
Average Family Size 3.00
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different races or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.


2020-2022 2022-2027
Population 1.68% 1.72%
Households 1.86% 1.77%
Families   1.72%
Median Household Income   4.33%
Per Capita Income   3.40%
Owner Occupied HU   2.06%

Saint Augustine, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Saint Augustine to the other 954 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2022 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 263 73rd
Population Density # 489 49th
Median Household Income # 374 61st
Housing Affordability Index # 169 18th
Per Capita Income # 264 72nd
Diversity Index # 653 32nd

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