St. Augustine, Florida

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One of St. Augustine's Premiere Landmarks, The Bridge of Lions

Founded in 1565, St. Augustine is affectionately known as "the Nation’s Oldest City." The Spanish settlement that is now the business center of St. Johns County founded 42 years before the English colonized Jamestown and 55 years before the Pilgrims landed at Plymouth Rock.

St. Augustine abounds with an astounding array of historic sites and buildings. Each year, more than 40 festivals and events are staged that bring the ambiance of the Old City to life from outdoor concerts to arts and farmers' markets. Many of these annual events feature re-enactments where participants are dressed in period costumes.  The Atlantic Ocean is just four blocks from Marsh Creek on Anastasia Island where you'll find some of the world's most beautiful beaches.

Award-winning public schools is another reason St. Augustine and St. Johns County is one of the fastest-growing counties in the U.S. The city also has a diverse economy offering a solid balance of tourism, banking and manufacturing jobs.