Guide To St. Johns

Not to be confused with the entirety of St. Johns County, the unincorporated community of St. Johns is located in the northwest corner of the county. It's located between Ponte Vedra Beach and the St. John's River.

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Zip Codes: 32259

What makes St. Johns unique?

With miles of riverfront and easy access into Jacksonville, St. Johns offers a small-town feel with big-city accessibility. It is home to a number of family friendly neighborhoods, including Durbin Crossing, Shearwater, Palencia, and Rivertown.

Shopping in St. Johns

Currently, St. Johns residents head into Jacksonville to the Avenues Mall or St. John's Town Center, over the bridge to the Orange Park Mall, or south to the St. Augustine Premium Outlets for their shopping needs. But once the Pavilion at Durbin Park is complete, they'll have an incredible shopping experience right around the corner.

Schools in St. Johns

St. Johns is home to a large number of top-rated schools.


There is a school liaison at every base that can help you find a school that is best for your family.

For a full list of preschools that offer free Voluntary Pre Kindergarten (VPK), please click here.

Pediatricians in St. Johns

There are several pediatric offices to choose from in St. Johns. 

Proximity to Military Bases

The community of St. Johns is located just south of Jacksonville city limits on the east coast of the St. John's River. The closest military base is NAS Jax on the other side of the river via I-295. The other bases can be reached via I-95. NAS Jax is only about a 30 minute drive, while the other bases will be closer to an hour drive.

Access To The Rest of The City

The major roadway that runs through St. Johns is I-95. It can be taken north into Jacksonville or south to head further into St. John's County. You can also pick up 9B to connect with I-295 North. Heading east, Race Track Road will turn into Nocatee Parkway and easily take you to the beaches.

Homes for Sale in St. John's

Check out the current homes for sale in St. Johns.

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