Fernandina Beach, FL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,559 housing units in Fernandina Beach. This represents a 24.2% growth from 4,477 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,559 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Fernandina Beach is about 68.2%. Fernandina Beach's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 18.8%. Average household size is 2.21 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Fernandina Beach were built after 1980.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.80%
One Bedroom6.70%
Two Bedrooms34.50%
Three Bedrooms46%
Four Bedrooms10.60%
Five Bedrooms or more1.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.39
Median year structure was built1979
Median Value of occupied units$134,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$139,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.84
Median year structure was built1980
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$644

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.60%
Second Mortgage8.20%
Home Equity Loan7.80%
Simple Mortgage45.30%
Debt Free38.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.2%