San Marco and St. Nicholas are both historical and beautiful. Located on the south bank of the St. John’s River, just south of downtown, these neighborhoods offer everything from dining and shopping to parks and art galleries.
What makes San Marco & St. Nicholas unique?
Not only are San Marco and St. Nicholas just a bridge away from downtown and Riverside, but the area is also home to San Marco Square. San Marco Square, with its famous fountain of lions, is full of delicious dining options and fashionable boutiques.
Shopping in San Marco & St. Nicholas
Most of the shopping in the San Marco and St. Nicholas area is located in or near San Marco Square. There you will find several fashion boutiques as well as art galleries like The Vault at 1930 and Missy Riley Art & Pieces. You can also easily take the Fuller Warren Bridge into Riverside for more shopping.
Schools in San Marco & St. Nicholas
There is a wide variety of schools located in San Marco and St. Nicholas.
There is a school liaison at every base that can help you find a school that is best for your family.
Pediatricians in San Marco & St. Nicholas
There are several pediatricians in the San Marco and St. Nicholas area.
- North Florida Pediatrics
- Children's Health Associates
- Emed Pediatrics
Proximity to Military Bases
While San Marco and St. Nicholas are not geographically far from the military bases, getting to them is a little trickier than from other areas of town. You can easily access I-95 from these neighborhoods, which can take you north to Kings Bay. To reach NAS Jax, you can take I-95 N to cross the Fuller Warren Bridge and head south to the base on Roosevelt Boulevard, or take I-95 S to connect with I-295 and cross the Henry H. Buckman Bridge. To get to Mayport, you’ll need to choose one of your many options to head east. It’s about a 45 minute drive to all the bases from San Marco and St. Nicholas.
Access To The Rest of The City
Several major roadways converge in the San Marco and St. Nicholas area, including I-95, Atlantic Blvd (SR-10), Philips Highway (US-1), and Beach Blvd (SR 202, US 90). These roads can get you to almost any part of the city.
Homes for Sale in San Marco & St. Nicholas
Check out the current homes for sale in San Marco and St. Nicholas.
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