St. Petersburg, Florida 

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+4.2% since 2020

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Comfort Index (Climate)

2.1 / 9.2

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Best Places to Live in St. Petersburg, Florida

Large-city complex - Central Florida Gulf Coast at Tampa Bay. April, March and November are the most pleasant months in St. Petersburg, while August and July are the least comfortable months.
State: Florida
County: Pinellas County
Metro Area: Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater Metro Area
City: St. Petersburg
Zip Codes: 33710, 33713, 33702, 33705, 33712, 33703, 33711, 33716, 33704, 33701, 10 total
Cost of Living: 0.4% higher
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 57 ft above sea level

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St. Petersburg, Fl Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Most Expensive HomesHomes less than 10 yrs old
All Single Family Homes
Strengthening economy
Winter climate
Attractive downtown areas
Hot, humid summers
Growth and sprawl
Violent crime

What Bert Has To Say About Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater Metro Area

This metropolitan area includes Tampa, St. Petersburg, and Clearwater, all of which surround Tampa Bay. The area is varied and cosmopolitan with a pleasant climate and balanced local economy. A 1980’s building boom brought downtown Tampa skyscrapers, a major airport renovation, and the development of a cruise-ship terminal. While soft in the early part of the decade, the economy has gained traction recently as the benefits of a business-friendly climate have paid off. Among other new economy pursuits, the area has become a favorite as a secondary location for information processing for the financial industry.


The unemployment rate in St. Petersburg is 4.6% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. St. Petersburg jobs have increased by 2.3%. More Economy

Compared to the rest of the country, St. Petersburg's cost of living is 0.4% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare St. Petersburg's Cost of Living

April, March and November are the most pleasant months in St. Petersburg, while August and July are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

In the last Presidential election, Pinellas county flipped narrowly Democratic, 49.4% to 49.2%. More Voting Stats

St. Petersburg's population is 267,802 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 4.2%. Learn More...

Average Commute time is 23.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

The median home cost in St. Petersburg is Real Estate: $284,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 10.2%.

St. Petersburg public schools spend $9,270 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15 students per teacher in St. Petersburg. More Education

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Housing Market in St. Petersburg

It's a good time to buy in St. Petersburg. Home Appreciation is up 29.1% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in St. Petersburg is $284,100.
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Reviews for St. Petersburg   57 Reviews
Thank you to all who Invest in St. Petersburg! - 6/20/2021
I grew up here (1968). All the people who have posted how awful it is are not going to be happy anywhere because they see what they see. Thats the evolution of self as... Read More

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Dont invest or waste your time in S St Petersburg - 11/30/2020
A very liberal city that is rampant with reverse racism in South St Petersburg in the up and coming areas which is NOT tolerant of whites, gays and others. The South St... Read More

I'm Bitter Abt St Pete, But You Might Like It - 11/29/2020
I moved here because my fiance was going to school here and two rents didn't make sense. Visiting was always great! However, after living here for a couple years it's... Read More

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33710, 33713, 33702, 33705, 33712, 33703, 33711, 33716, 33704, 33701, 10 total


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