Posted: March 4, 2016
Port St. Lucie has the highest millennial homeownership rate in the country, according to SmartAsset, a New York financial technology company. 58 percent of millennial households in Port St. Lucie own the home they live in.
The study found that this city is a hot spot for young people ages 23 to 34 because of its location along the Florida coast and the affordable housing market. According to Zillow, the average home value here is $170,000.
Details on the study, including full methodology and results, can be found here: https://smartasset.com/mortgage/millennial-homeownership.
Port St. Lucie is a friendly community for all ages and it continues to be recognized nationally for its attributes. To see more reasons why Port St. Lucie is a great place to live, visit the Good news in Port St. Lucie page on the city’s website.
For more information, contact:
Public Information Officer
City of Port St. Lucie