Empire Point, Jacksonville, FL

Empire Point Neighborhood Guide Jacksonville, FL

About

Empire Point is a well-established neighborhood in Jacksonville, Florida, located along the scenic western bank of the St. Johns River. This riverfront community is nestled between Mill Cove and the Arlington River, with Atlantic Boulevard serving as its main artery. Empire Point sets itself apart with its lush landscapes, leafy canopies, and large lots, showcasing spacious mid-century and modern homes. Its serene setting offers quiet living while being within easy reach of downtown Jacksonville and the city's eclectic mix of dining, shopping, and cultural attractions.

What You Will Love about Empire Point, Jacksonville, Florida

  • Residents adore the breathtaking river views and peaceful surroundings, offering an escape from the hustle and bustle.
  • Empire Point's spacious properties often come with extensive yards, providing ample outdoor space for families and outdoor enthusiasts.
  • The neighborhood is conveniently situated within a short drive from downtown Jacksonville and other vibrant city sectors, offering the best of both worlds.

What’s Nearby

Empire Point is in close proximity to downtown Jacksonville, offering access to a plethora of restaurants, shops, and cultural venues such as the Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens. The Jacksonville University is also nearby, adding a vibrant, youthful feel to the area. For those who enjoy outdoor activities, Blue Cypress Park and the sprawling Tree Hill Nature Center are just a short drive away.

Lifestyle

Empire Point offers a tranquil, suburban lifestyle with an upscale touch. The neighborhood is perfect for those who appreciate quiet living, scenic views, and spacious homes while being near urban amenities. Whether you're a family, a professional, or a retiree, Empire Point offers a peaceful retreat right in the heart of Jacksonville, Florida.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 34 restaurants, 9 grocery stores, and 5 parks within a mile of the Empire Point neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    La Catrachita

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.2 miles

    4812 Atlantic Blvd

  • GROCERY
    Publix

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.9 miles

    5858 Atlantic Blvd

  • GROCERY
    World Food Mart Food Corner

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.0 mile

    5161 Beach Blvd

  • GROCERY
    Bosnian Kwik Mart

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.0 mile

    5209 Beach Blvd

  • GROCERY
    African Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.1 miles

    5262 Beach Blvd

  • GROCERY
    E Pharmacy

    Retail, Drugstore, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.2 miles

    2624 Atlantic Blvd

Empire Point Apartments and Rentals

85 Rental properties in Empire Point, Jacksonville, FL.

  • Pier5350 property

    $1,061+

    Pier5350

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    625–1750 Sqft

    8 Units Available

  • San Marco Village property

    $999+

    San Marco Village

    1–2 Beds • 1 Bath

    750–1000 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

  • 1029 Caliente Dr #5A property

    $1,111

    1029 Caliente Dr #5A

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    690 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 5548 Playa Way #26 property

    $945

    5548 Playa Way #26

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    600 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 1035 Arco Dr #19 property

    $925

    1035 Arco Dr #19

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    700 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 3613 Spring Park Rd #2 property

    $1,798

    3613 Spring Park Rd #2

    3 Beds • 2 Baths

    1539 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
11.1%
9.8%
utilities
1.2%
2.1%
food
0.4%
0.1%
transportation
9.1%
12.1%
healthcare
7.5%
14.2%

Empire Point Demographics

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Empire Point Reviews

people smiling
  • Area Has Kids Play Outside

    Yes

    Say 2 of 2 renters

  • Noise Late At Night

    No

    Say 2 of 2 renters

  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 2 of 2 renters

  • Nearby Parks

    Yes

    Say 2 of 2 renters

  • Near Schools

    Yes

    Say 2 of 2 renters

  • Pet Friendly

    Yes

    Say 2 of 2 renters

Empire Point Transportation

walk bike and transit

Car-Dependent

33/100
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®

Royal Consolidators

Other

5800 Beach Blvd

Source: foursquare.com

Empire Point Schools

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Downtown JacksonvilleNeighborhood in Jacksonville, Florida----
South RiversideNeighborhood in Jacksonville, Florida----
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0%
BrentwoodNeighborhood in Jacksonville, Florida----
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Arlington HillsNeighborhood in Jacksonville, Florida----
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