St. Petersburg - "The Sunshine City"
St. Petersburg is the 5th largest city in Florida, home to nearly 260,000 residents and part of a 2.98 million person MSA. St. Petersburg combines the amenities and variety that any large city has to offer, while providing a small-town neighborhood feel in an affordable setting. St. Petersburg has become one of the brightest spots in the Southeast, not only as a headquarters for new businesses, but as a home for a growing, talented workforce. The city also has a superb transportation, telecommunication, and utility infrastructure all designed to support business growth and workforce commutes.
The 2nd Annual State of the St. Petersburg Economy Presentation was held December 5, 2016 at the USFSP Student Center. The presentation covered a variety of topics including the most current demographics and socioeconomic information, as well as updates on city initiatives and development projects. A copy of the presentation can be downloaded here or viewed online.
*2016 Development Update coming soon* Learn about recent development projects: 2015 Development Update.
259,906 (5th largest city in Florida)
Median City Age
Metro Area Population
Median Household Income
|Source: 2015 ACS 5-year estimates; 2016 BEBR|
|Median Home Purchase Price
$206,500 (single family home)
Source: Pinellas Realtor Organization; Pinellas County - Market Analysis October 2016