DemographicsBetween 2000 and 2010, St. Lucie has been one of the fastest growing counties in the U.S. With a total population increase of over 80,000 during that timeframe, the demographics and labor force are diversifying into a more knowledge based economy.
The cost of living is extremely competitive and advantageous in comparing with other metropolitan areas within Florida.
St. Lucie County Quick Facts
Square Miles 572
Population (2009) 272,864
Labor Force (2009) 125,281
Average Wage Rate $15.78/hour
Centrally Located!150 Mile Radius Map – Orlando, Tampa, Miami, St. Petersburg, Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Fort Myers, Naples, and Daytona Beach are all within an easy drive from St. Lucie County.