Clifton, Jacksonville, FL

Clifton Neighborhood Guide Jacksonville, FL

About

Clifton is a small, residential neighborhood nestled in the heart of Jacksonville, Florida. Straddled by St. Johns River to the west and Arlington Expressway to the north, this serene and scenic locale offers easy access to all parts of Jacksonville. Close to downtown, Clifton provides a peaceful respite from the hustle and bustle of city life. Nearby Arlington Marina offers opportunities for fishing, boating, and scenic river views.

What You Will Love about Clifton, Jacksonville, Florida

  • Clifton's calm and secluded atmosphere makes it a perfect retreat for those seeking peace within city limits.
  • The convenience of having major highways and downtown Jacksonville in proximity keeps essentials within reach.
  • Spending leisurely weekends by the St. Johns River at the Arlington Marina is a favored pastime for residents.

What's Nearby

Clifton is mere minutes away from vibrant downtown Jacksonville, ensuring a quick commute for working professionals. A short drive across the Arlington Expressway leads to the Jacksonville Arboretum & Gardens, a popular outdoor spot for hiking and picnicking.

The Rental Market

Rental rates in Clifton are moderately priced with 1-bedroom apartments averaging at $1,033 per month. The minimum average price observed in the last 12 months was $877, while the maximum average price matched the current rate of $1,033.

Rental Price Stability

Rental prices in Clifton have shown reasonable stability, with a minor standard deviation of $58.41 from the average monthly rent of $1,033.

Lifestyle

Life in Clifton, Jacksonville offers a blend of tranquil living and urban convenience. From leisurely activities at the nearby marina and parks to a short commute to Jacksonville's thriving downtown, residents here garner the best of both worlds.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 20 restaurants, 5 grocery stores, and 4 parks within a mile of the Clifton neighborhood.

  • SHOPPING
    Town and Country Shopping Center

    Retail, Shopping Mall

    0.4 miles

    921 University Blvd N

  • GROCERY
    Publix

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.8 miles

    5858 Atlantic Blvd

  • GROCERY
    La Catrachita

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.1 miles

    4812 Atlantic Blvd

  • GROCERY
    Roberta African Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.2 miles

    930 Arlington Rd N

Clifton Apartments and Rentals

32 Rental properties in Clifton, Jacksonville, FL.

  • Pier5350 property

    $1,096+

    Pier5350

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    625–1750 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

  • 1204 Glencoe St #3 property

    $932

    1204 Glencoe St #3

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    630 Sqft

  • 1029 Caliente Dr #8D property

    $914

    1029 Caliente Dr #8D

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    792 Sqft

  • 1029 Caliente Dr #3C property

    $997

    1029 Caliente Dr #3C

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    690 Sqft

  • 5548 Playa Way #2 property

    $943

    5548 Playa Way #2

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    600 Sqft

  • 5467 Oak Forest Dr property

    $1,549

    5467 Oak Forest Dr

    3 Beds • 2 Baths

    1146 Sqft

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
9.2%
9.6%
utilities
4.4%
0%
food
0.8%
1.5%
transportation
8.9%
12.6%
healthcare
7.9%
14.4%

Clifton Demographics

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Clifton Reviews

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  • Busy Streets

    No

    Say 4 of 4 renters

  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 4 of 4 renters

  • Near Schools

    Yes

    Say 4 of 4 renters

  • Good Place To Raise A Family

    Yes

    Say 4 of 4 renters

  • Area Has Kids Play Outside

    Yes

    Say 3 of 4 renters

  • Noise Late At Night

    No

    Say 3 of 4 renters

Clifton Transportation

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Car-Dependent

43/100
Walk Score®
The Walk Score© measures walkability on a scale of 0-100 based on walking routes to destinations such as dining and drinking, groceries, and shopping.

Bikeable

51/100
Bike Score®

Clifton Schools

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