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    Fun Stuff to Do In Jacksonville Beach, Florida

    Like to plan a day taking in Jacksonville Beach? Maybe you should add some of these places to your itinerary. Jacksonville Beach has a great selection of libraries. Wherever your interests lie you'll discover a multitude of genres like Classics, History, and Travel. Peruse the magazines and periodicals at Regency Square Regional Library. Spend a little time at the library and you'll soon be showing off your huge brain and bloviating about poets like Jorie Graham at social gatherings. Jacksonville Beach has numerous culturally significant historical markers and structures for teachers and students to explore. Westcott, William, House, Casa Marina Hotel, and Shell Bluff Landing (8SJ32), are certainly worth seeing once.

    Take it up a notch with something a little more exciting. Bowling is a great way to burn calories . Tell everyone to get out and blow up some pins while enjoying some munchies at Bowl America. Or maybe dominate the lanes at JAX Lanes Grove Park. Jacksonville Beach has a robust selection of local county parks and great recreational areas for you. Dig your frisbee out of that old box in the attic and head to Gonzales Park or maybe stop by Thomas G Carpenter Library and check out a copy of Breathe by Sarah Crossan, or another good book and spend some time in the shade at at Modesky Park. When you want to get outside in Jacksonville Beach those in the know advise taking in the natural beauty and grounds at Harmon Stadium.

    Need some energy afterwards The city has some great choices to satisfy your caffeine cravings. Get out and experience some intersting flavors like Toasted Praline Cream Flavored Coffee, or a tasty Green Eye. Stop at Starbucks, or Dunkin Donuts. In the evening you can unwind a little, after all the action of the day. Like to bend an elbow and enjoy some glasses of beer, or find a fun place to get somewhat mush mouthed while you're in Jacksonville Beach. Sample something off the beaten path maybe a Alabama Slammer Classic, or perhaps a Scarlet Pimpernel. While in Jacksonville Beach hang out at Ginger's Place, Billys, or Campeche Bay Catina. This itinerary sucks, no problemo just reload the page to get a whole new plan. Or click new itinerary
    AMUSEMENTS
    Jacksonville Beach, Florida Citywide amusement games
    A plethora of amusements and activities are proximate to Jacksonville Beach, Florida. If you like Mini Putt or are seeking something more extreme the options are endless. Now it's obvious. Get out and get everyone together and have some fun. When you're in Jacksonville Beach get to Island Falls Adventure Golf Inc or roll over to Adventure Landing for some fun.
    ARTSY PLACES
    Jacksonville Beach, Florida Citywide art gallery browse
    Discover galleries and a wide mixture of photographic art close to Jacksonville Beach. Whether you are looking for a cheesy velvet clown painting or just want to enjoy the surroundings at some local galleries, you'll find a variety of fun artsy stuff in Jacksonville Beach. Try Chao Framing or get in touch with your artsy side at Atlantic Custom Frames Neptune Gallery.
    Archway Gallery & Framing
    (904) 249-2222

    228 3rd Avenue North
    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250


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    Beaches Art & Frame Gallerie Inc
    (904) 247-0596

    1834 3rd Street South
    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250


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    Chao Framing
    (904) 241-9373

    1514 3rd Street North
    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250


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    Aviation Art
    (904) 247-1119

    125 Cherry Street
    Neptune Beach, FL 32266


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    BARS
    Jacksonville Beach, Florida bar martini beer wine
    Like to bend an elbow while enjoying a sufficient number of Bud's or embarrass yourself and get happily tanked while you're in Jacksonville Beach. Try something somewhat interesting perhaps a Grapefruit Fizz, Bourbon Stone Martini or perhaps a Martini (Wet). While in Jacksonville Beach get to Ginger's Place, Billys or Campeche Bay Catina. To review all of the options read the Jacksonville Beach, Florida bar directory. Read reviews or add your favorite bartender in the citywide bar directory.
    Campeche Bay Catina
    (904) 249-3322

    127 1st Ave N
    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250


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    Billys
    (904) 246-8099

    2321 Beach Blvd
    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250


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    Cliff's Bar & Grill
    (904) 645-5162

    2327 Costa Verde Blvd # 101
    Jacksonville Bch, FL 32250


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    Ginger's Place
    (904) 249-8711

    304 3rd St S
    Jacksonville Bch, FL 32250


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    BOWLING
    Jacksonville Beach, Florida bowling line online
    Get out and show your pin crushing skills while enjoying the fun at Bowl America. Bowling is awesome fun and we've identified all the best places in Jacksonville Beach, just a mouse click away. Get to JAX Lanes Grove Park. Or to find other bowling options in the area click on the Jacksonville Beach, Florida bowling directory. Know a place that's a complete strike tell others, add it to our directory.
    Beach Bowling Center
    (904) 249-9849

    818 Beach Blvd
    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250


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    Bowl America
    (904) 642-0460

    11141 Beach Blvd
    Jacksonville, FL 32246


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    JAX Lanes Grove Park
    (904) 641-3133

    8720 Beach Blvd
    Jacksonville, FL 32216


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    Bowl America
    (904) 268-1511

    10333 San Jose Blvd
    Jacksonville, FL 32257


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    BRAIN FREEZE
    Jacksonville Beach, Florida frozen yogurt location ice cream find
    Get out and get some gourmet ice cream. Looking for a way to cool off? We have dozens of ways to get a brain freeze in Jacksonville Beach. Looking for the best Happy Happy Joy Joy (Coconut Flavored Ice Cream with Butter Roasted Almonds and Chocolate Chips) or perhaps some traditional strawberry we've got your back. While you're hanging out in Jacksonville Beach zip into Rita's Italian Ices or make an appearance at Cold Stone Creamery Restaurants. Know of a place with gourmet hot fudge sundaes or totally killer waffle cones? Tell the world about it here and include it in the listings.
    Cold Stone Creamery Restaurants
    (904)543-1873

    626 Marsh Landing Parkway
    Jacksonville, FL 32250


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    Rita's Italian Ices
    (904)246-1762

    393 3rd Street North
    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250


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    Baskin Robbins
    (904)223-9080

    14444 Beach Boulevard Suite 3
    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250


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    Dannon Yogurt
    (904)247-1676

    404 4th Avenue South
    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250


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    COFFEE BARS
    Jacksonville Beach, Florida coffee bean directory
    It's not cool to get your coffee at Circle K and coffee is all about cool these days. Gourmet flavors and choices continue to evolve. Finding the best place always makes it a better experience. Jacksonville Beach has many fine choices for your gourmet coffee fix. Try some new specialty flavors like Mardi Gras Flavored Coffee or Coconut Pecan Flavored Coffee. Be sure to check out Starbucks when you're in Jacksonville Beach. Know of a place with a perfect Black Tie? Add it to our directory.
    Starbucks
    (904) 246-4848



    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250


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    Starbucks
    (904) 246-4848



    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250


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    Dunkin Donuts
    (904) 249-7088

    1325 Beach Blvd
    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250


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    Dunkin Donuts
    (904) 249-7088

    1325 Beach Blvd
    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250


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    RESTAURANTS
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    Many restaurant choices abound in Jacksonville Beach from Chinese to casual dining there are many options to indulge your tastebuds. Explore the Jacksonville Beach, Florida restaurant listings and find some great places to relax and enjoy a great meal. While you're visiting look into A La Carte or sample some of the other local establishments like A LA Carte Catering & Party or Angies Subs.
    Angies Subs
    (904) 246-2519

    1436 Beach Blvd
    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250


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    A La Carte
    (904) 241-2005

    331 1st Ave N
    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250


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    Als Pizza Inc
    (904) 223-0991

    14286 Beach Blvd Ste 32
    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250


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    A J's Food Fun & Spirits
    (904) 246-8099

    1728 3rd St N
    Jacksonville Bch, FL 32250


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    FAIRGROUNDS
    Jacksonville Beach, Florida fairground fun
    Who doesn't like going to the fair? If you want to plan something this weekend the fairgrounds always have tons of pleasant diversions. Even when the fair is not in town there are cool things to do. From midway attractions to collectible events and rodeos the local fairgrounds near Jacksonville Beach are great for finding a great way to spend the day. Turn off the TV, get the kids in the car and get out to see what's up this weekend at Columbia County Fair.
    Baker County Fair Assn
    (904) 259-7314

    5567 Lauramore Rd
    Macclenny, FL 32063


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    Alachua County Fair
    (352) 372-1537

    2900 NE 39th Ave
    Gainesville, FL 32609


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    Columbia County Fair
    (386) 752-8822

    PO Box 1376
    Lake City, FL 32056


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    Ocala Equestrian Complex
    (352) 237-6667

    1601 SW 60th Ave
    Ocala, FL 34474


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    FAST FOOD PLACES
    Jacksonville Beach, Florida fast food fries
    Hungry? You're totally covered from early morning to late nite munchies satisfy your cravings for something fried in Jacksonville Beach. Hungry yet how about a good old White Castle Vanilla Shake or maybe a tasty Nathan's Chicken Tender Platter? Find all the fast food options nearby Jacksonville Beach here in our directory. Reviewers recommend you get to Subway Sandwiches & Salads or drop into Cinotti's Bakery & Sandwich Shop. Enjoy!
    Subway Sandwiches & Salads
    (904)247-0532

    1067 Beach Blvd
    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250


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    Mcdonald's Restaurants
    (904)223-3349

    14200 Beach Blvd
    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250


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    Larry's Giant Subs
    (904)247-9620

    657 3rd St N
    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250


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    Cinotti's Bakery & Sandwich Shop
    (904)246-1728

    1523 Penman Rd
    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250


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    GOLF COURSES
    Jacksonville Beach, Florida Citywide golf greens
    Why is golf more pleasureable than baseball or football? Maybe because when golfers hit a foul ball, they don't get another chance. They either are penalized or they have to go find it and hit it again. Now that's settled so get out your drivers get your clubs in the car and check out the amazing municipal courses and driving ranges easily accessible to Jacksonville Beach. Jacksonville Beach Golf Course has some perplexing bunkers that are complemented by beautiful grounds. Or head to the pro shop at Windsor Parke Golf Club, check out the cool gear from Taylormade or maybe pick up the new Wilson Smooth Max Game-Improvement Driver end your golf day with a trip to the 19th hole Know of a place that's a total hole in one? Write a review!
    Jacksonville Beach Golf Course
    (904) 247-6184

    605 Penman Rd S
    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250


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    Pablo Creek Club
    (904) 992-6900

    5660 San Pablo Rd S
    Jacksonville, FL 32224


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    Windsor Parke Golf Club
    (904) 223-4653

    13823 Sutton Park Dr N
    Jacksonville, FL 32224


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    Glen Kernan Golf & Country Club
    (904) 646-1116

    13181 Glen Kernan Pkwy
    Jacksonville, FL 32224


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    HISTORIC PLACES
    Jacksonville Beach, Florida Citywide historical places avalon
    When visiting Jacksonville Beach try to find time for Westcott, William, House, Casa Marina Hotel, or Shell Bluff Landing (8SJ32). Jacksonville Beach has some really fascinating historical places for history enthusiasts to enjoy. Look into the Jacksonville Beach, Florida historical places directory to find more great historical places within minutes of Jacksonville Beach. Or browse the Florida historical places directory for up to date information on all of the historical stuff to do when you're in Florida.
    LIBRARIES
    Jacksonville Beach, Florida public library locate
    Why do I wanna go to the library? Books: Librarians are happy to make recommendations and most public libraries have a special section just for children's books. mastering the classics such as Allan Quatermain to phenomenal newly emerging works such as Anna Dressed in Blood by Kendare Blake. It's all at the library for free! Whether you want Daniel Defoe or Mona Simpson, the Jacksonville Beach, Florida library directory has a multitude of great places to read. Whatever your interests are you'll discover a huge selection of genres like Music, Manga, Paranormal, and Humor. confidently talking to women while musing upon the works of Maxine Kumin at really hip parties.
    MUSEUMS
    Jacksonville Beach, Florida museum modern art
    Jacksonville Beach offers multiple museums and galleries to students and teachers who are interested in the arts. Take in the exquisite works at Hands on Childrens Museum or plan a visit to Lavilla Museum. Going to the museum is something that rich people do and yet you can still afford it. Need another reason? Cool mummies Still need more? How about beautiful wild surrealistic art? Still don't know if you should go to the museum, here's another reason. Let's be real here your velvet Elvis painting is not art so go and see the real stuff at Brown Museum of Art.
    NIGHTLIFE
    Jacksonville Beach, Florida night life directory
    It's five o' clock somewhere let's get freaky on the dance floor at the trendy night places surrounding Jacksonville Beach. Watch the bartender as he regards you in confusion as you smoothly order your second Viva Passoã and demonstrate your mad Jerkin' techniques at Mangos Beach Bar & Grille. After you freaked on the dancefloor hit up Ocean Club or hit max party capacity at ROXY Night Club Make sure to delete all incriminating cell phone pictures and go to Cinotti's Bakery & Sandwich Shop to sober up with some late night munchies. Know a nightspot that's solid? Show some love and add it to theThe Jacksonville Beach, Florida nightlife directory.
    Ocean Club
    (904)242-8884

    401 1st St N
    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250


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    Beach Bowl
    (904)249-9849

    818 Beach Blvd
    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250


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    Mangos Beach Bar & Grille
    (904)246-4200

    602 1st St N
    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250


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    Ginger's Place
    (904)249-8711

    304 3rd St N
    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250


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    PARKS
    Jacksonville Beach, Florida Citywide parks ball games
    Jacksonville Beach has many interesting local state parks and recreational offerings for all. Get your kite or Frisbee and visit Gonzales Park or maybe stop by Thomas G Carpenter Library and borrow a copy of Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen, or some more casual stuff and enjoy a great book and the scenery at Modesky Park. When you are staying in Jacksonville Beach locals advise taking in the birds and fauna at Harmon Stadium.
    SHOPPING
    Jacksonville Beach, Florida shopping mall directory
    Feeling the need to shop and you deserve to indulge yourself a little you don't need a reason, we got you. I'd shop on Christmas if the stores weren't closed. Whether you're looking for recognized designers such as Dolce & Gabbana or want to tell your girlfriends about the neat designer Nelli Millard stuff you got this weekend. Jacksonville Beach has wide ranging choices to satisfy your shopping needs peruse The Jacksonville Beach, Florida shopping directory to find shopping malls with boutiques and merchandise from Abdul Halder, Danielle Scutt, Strenesse Blue, and Maison Rabih Kayrouz. When you're in Jacksonville Beach find something nice at Beall's, or rollover to Kmart or get your retail therapy.
    Kmart
    (904) 246-3467

    3790 3rd St S
    Jacksonville Bch, FL 32250


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    Big Lots
    (904) 223-6031

    14333 Beach Blvd
    Jacksonville Bch, FL 32250


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    Beall's
    (904) 246-1331

    3876 3rd St S
    Jacksonville Bch, FL 32250


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    Beall's
    (904) 223-0075

    14286 Beach Blvd
    Jacksonville Bch, FL 32250


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    SPAS / SALONS
    Jacksonville Beach, Florida spas salons
    Its way better to be a woman it's just way cooler I mean you can easily rationalize spending a weeks pay on a purse, you're allowed to carry a bag with all the stuff you may need for an outing, and when you get back from a date, your friends don't ask if you Ô??scored' or not. But all this comes at a cost, you gotta look good it's scandalous out there whether you're needing an aromatherapy facial, soothing massage treatments, a spiky new riot girl haircut, or you need to take a little power nap while you're getting your nails done. If you don't want your boyfriend to trip you have gotta keep yourself up. Not to worry. We've got all the stylists, salons, and beauty hook up's you need to stay ahead of the game and be beautiful in Jacksonville Beach. Check all the details in the Jacksonville Beach, Florida Personal Care Directory.
    Lookin Good
    (386) 615-0089

    150 W Granada Blvd # A
    Ormond Beach, FL 32174


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    Hair Affair
    (386) 749-2638

    110 Fountain Dr
    Pierson, FL 32180


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    Triage Salon
    (386) 255-5030

    343 Bill France Blvd
    Daytona Beach, FL 32114


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    Exotic Nails
    (386) 253-8636

    363 Bill France Blvd
    Daytona Beach, FL 32114


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    THEATRE / ARTS
    Jacksonville Beach, Florida theater arts culture
    Jacksonville Beach has a plethora of community theatre offerings closeby. Taking in the theatre is a fantastic cultural opportunity and the best part is its already in 3D. C'mon get some culture it won't kill you. Find local productions of the classics like Romeo and Juliet: Somehow, a pair of whiny teenagers unable to see past their own myopia continues to be a "romantic" pop culture sensation. Or find local interpretations of great musicals like 42nd Street. Check out the Jacksonville Beach, Florida theater directory to find all the theatre options. We recommend you check out Atlantic Beach Experimental Theater or Foundation Academy Theatre Productions when you're in town.
    WORLD FLAVORS
    Jacksonville Beach, Florida thai food locate
    Tired of those little frozen chicken pot pies? No sweat, Jacksonville Beach has gnarly places to get your tastebuds out to some far away places. Silver Star Chinese Restaurant totally is a boss mow or get to Peking Chinese Restaurant for all the details or to find the best fettucini within Jacksonville Beach check out the Jacksonville Beach, Florida world flavors directory. Know of a place that's got choice Thai or grindable vegan food be cool to them and write them a positive review.
    ZOOS
    Jacksonville Beach, Florida zoo giraffe find
    Plan a day at the zoo and everyone is assured a great day, with all the walking from exhibit to exhibit it's a healthy way to get some exercise. Between running around looking for the Monkey exhibit and the Mongoose attractions find a moment to take some pictures with the zoo's freaky and interesting inhabitants. While you're looking for some fun on the wild side in Jacksonville Beach check out the happenings Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo, or for other wild options click to the Jacksonville Beach, Florida zoo directory.

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    About Jacksonville Beach


    Jacksonville Beach is a city on the Atlantic coast of Duval County, Florida, east of Jacksonville. It is part of the Jacksonville Beaches community, together with Mayport, Atlantic Beach, Neptune Beach, and Ponte Vedra Beach. When the city of Jacksonville consolidated with Duval County in 1968, Jacksonville Beach, together with Atlantic Beach, Neptune Beach, and Baldwin, voted to retain their own municipal governments. The population was 20,990 at the 2000 census; as of 2005, the population estimate by the U.S. Census Bureau is 21,770, giving the city a population density of 2,827/mi┬▓ (1,094/km┬▓).
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    Jacksonville Beach, Florida History

    Like most of northeast Florida, the Jacksonville Beach area was originally inhabited by the Timucua peoples. Though the Jacksonville Beaches region was one of the first parts of what is now the continental United States to see settlement during the period of European colonziation, the area of Jacksonville Beach itself was not settled until the 19th century.In the late 19th century, developers began to see the potential in Duval County's oceanfront as a resort. In 1883 a group of investors formed the Jacksonville and Atlantic Railroad with the intention of developing a resort community that would be connected to Jacksonville by rail. In 1884 the first residents of what …Read More
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    Jacksonville Beach, Florida Geography

    Jacksonville Beach is located at (30.284091, -81.396074).According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 22.0 square miles (56.9 km²). 7.7 square miles (19.9 km²) of it is land and 14.3 square miles (37.0 km²) of it (65.03%) is water.Jacksonville Beach has a humid subtropical climate.
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