Located in Florida, Port St Lucie is a city which has seen a huge growth in population in recent years and is now an important economic center in the area. Port St Lucie is known for being a welcoming city and also as ‘the city for all ages’, which is the city’s motto. Expats living in Port St Lucie will be able to enjoy sights such as the Everglades, located near the city, as well as visit local beaches and enjoy the many outdoor spaces the city has to offer. The city has plenty to offer in terms of culture and entertainment and expats living in Port St Lucie will find that sport is popular in the city. As such, the city is home to the PGA Village Golf Complex, the summer training location for the New York Mets baseball team, as well as home to the St Lucie Mets Florida State League Team.
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Expatriates moving to Port St Lucie will find that the city is friendly and welcoming, offering a warm climate, with hot, lengthy summers and mild winters with some rainfall throughout the year. Getting around the city is easy thanks to a wide range of buses which operate in the area. The city is also located on the Florida Turnpike and Interstate 95 roads which connect it easily to other locations in Florida such as Jacksonville and Miami. The city has a number of schools as well as universities located nearby, making the city ideal for any expatriate with a family relocating to Port St Lucie. To get more information about moving to Port St Lucie, expats can join InterNations, the largest international online expat community, in order to seek advice and share information about moving to Florida, and Port St Lucie.
Port St Lucie is considered an excellent place to live and work, and expats hoping to start working in Port St Lucie will find employment in a number of areas including public services, healthcare, education, government work, local council work and other areas such as technology, customer services, manufacturing and more. The city also offers plenty in terms of retail and leisure and therefore there are opportunities to work in these areas too. For more information about sourcing work locally, expatriates in Port St Lucie should join InterNations where they can network with fellow expats in order to find out useful information, and may be able to get advice about other aspects of living in Port St Lucie in terms of housing, education, transport and others.