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Welcome to Saint Augustine ...

The city of Saint Augustine is located in Saint Johns County<1> and is the County Seat for Saint Johns County.

A typical abbreviation for Saint Augustine: St. Augustine

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Saint Augustine has a population of 15,415 people<2> (see below for details).

Saint Augustine was established in 1565.

The community of Saint Augustine is near sea level<3>.

Time Zone: Saint Augustine lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Saint Augustine is located in the (904) area code.

The ZIP codes for Saint Augustine: 32084-32086, 32092, 32095<4>

Websites for Saint Augustine ...

Official Website: www.ci.st-augustine.fl.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Saint Augustine had an population of 15,415 people. This is an increase of 18.81% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 32.98% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Saint Augustine had a population of 12,975 people (which is 6.83% of the total population of Saint Johns County). This makes Saint Augustine the county's most populous community.

The population of Saint Augustine represents 0.07% of the population of Florida (which has 18,801,310 people), making it the state's 138th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 12,975 people, the population of Saint Augustine increased 11.93% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 11,592 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Saint Augustine.

Adding Saint Augustine to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Saint Augustine in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Saint Augustine was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Saint Augustine on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Saint Augustine ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Saint Augustine - they are located in Illinois, Maryland, Ontario and Pennsylvania.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Saint Augustine.

Communities near Saint Augustine ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Saint Augustine.

  • Hastings [Saint Johns County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hastings
    • Hastings [Saint Johns County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Saint Augustine
    • Estimated population in 2018: 648 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hastings
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hastings<6>
  • Marineland [Flagler County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marineland
    • Marineland [Flagler County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Saint Augustine
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marineland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marineland<6>
  • Saint Augustine Beach [Saint Johns County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Augustine Beach
    • Saint Augustine Beach [Saint Johns County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Saint Augustine
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,004 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Augustine Beach
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Augustine Beach<6>
  • Saint Augustine Shores [Saint Johns County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Augustine Shores
    • Saint Augustine Shores [Saint Johns County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the south of Saint Augustine
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Augustine Shores have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Augustine Shores
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Butler Beach [Saint Johns County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Butler Beach
      • Butler Beach [Saint Johns County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Saint Augustine
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Butler Beach
    • Crescent Beach [Saint Johns County]
    • Elkton [Saint Johns County]
    • Armstrong [Saint Johns County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Armstrong
      • Armstrong [Saint Johns County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Saint Augustine
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Armstrong
    • Federal Point [Putnam County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Federal Point
      • Federal Point [Putnam County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Saint Augustine
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Federal Point
    • Palm Valley [Saint Johns County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Palm Valley
      • Palm Valley [Saint Johns County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Saint Augustine
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Palm Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palm Valley

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Saint Augustine. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Saint Augustine.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Saint Augustine. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Saint Augustine.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Saint Augustine. Our list includes 26 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Saint Augustine.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Saint Augustine ...

Looking for more information about Saint Augustine? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Saint Augustine, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Saint Augustine.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Florida

About Saint Johns County

About Florida

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Saint Augustine: www.ci.st-augustine.fl.us/

The official website for Saint Johns County: www.co.st-johns.fl.us/

The official website for State of Florida: www.myflorida.com/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Florida's counties, including Saint Johns, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Saint Augustine.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Saint Augustine - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Saint Augustine). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Saint Augustine or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Saint Augustine includes: 32084, 32085, 32092 & 32095.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Saint Augustine) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Saint Augustine. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Saint AugustineOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saint Augustine. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.8995, Longitude: -81.3146    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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