Isle of Palms, FL Real Estate & Homes for Sale
Isle of Palms sits on Pablo Creek, part of the Intracoastal Waterway, between Jacksonville and Jacksonville Beach, just one mile from the ocean. As a community that also doubles as a recreational playground, residents enjoy taking part in a number of activities such as fishing, boating, kayaking, and biking. Adjacent to Isle of Palms is Palm Cove Yacht Basin, which provides docks and dry storage for all sizes of boats along with supplies and services.
Parks near Isle of Palms are operated by the city of Jacksonville Beach. Gonzales Park features picnic areas, a playground, two athletic fields and basketball courts. Castaway Island Preserve has a kayak/canoe launch, which popular for this area. Isle of Palms Park has a walking trail, tennis courts, playground, picnic area and basketball area. Wingate Park covers 16 acres and is connected to Jacksonville Beach Municipal Golf Course. Within Wingate Park is Paws Park, a playground for dog owners and their dogs, with an off-leash large-dog area and a small-dog area, watering bowls, and benches.
Duval County Public Schools serve the children living in Isle of Palms, with Jacksonville Beach Elementary School recognized as a National Blue Ribbon School. Nearby colleges and universities include Florida State College of Jacksonville, Jacksonville University, and University of North Florida.
Isle of Palms, FL City Guide