Fernandina Beach is a city located in Florida, United States.
Fernandina Beach is quiet, as the streets tend to be reasonably peaceful - however noise can be an issue closer to the airport (Fernandina Beach Municipal Airport) or the railway line.
Home owners occupy about three quarters of the units in the city and one quarter are rented. The large proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of this city is an important part of its character. The properties in this city are relatively new, because about 30% of its dwellings were constructed since the year 2000, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1960s. This city has quite a good choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
High schools and primary schools are not very numerous in Fernandina Beach, and thus may be an extended walk away. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. In terms of food, some, but not all, property owners in Fernandina Beach will live within walking distance of one of approximately 30 supermarkets. There are also a few choices for those who value close by restaurants and cafes.
This city is very car friendly. It is especially convenient to find a parking spot. However, most houses for sale in this city are located in places that are not very well-suited for traveling on foot since most daily needs are inconvenient to meet without the use of a vehicle.