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Learn More About Clay County Florida

Clay County is in an ideal location in Northeast Florida, directly south of the city of Jacksonville and west of St. Augustine. Most of the eastern side of the county is lined by the St. John’s River. Popular for its natural springs, Clay County also contains the Jennings State Forest and the Belmore State Forest within its boundaries. Major cities in Clay County include Orange Park, Green Cove Springs, Fleming Island and Keystone Heights.

Things To Do In Clay County Florida

Orange Park and Fleming Island are the perfect spot to practice your golf swing with a beautiful river view, choose from different courses such as the Eagle Harbor Golf Club or the Fleming Island Golf Club. Due to Clay County’s location on the St. John’s River, fishing and boating are among the most popular local hobbies. Orange park offers different guided fishing experiences tailored to your preference, until you feel confident to go out on your own. Book a tour with North Florida Fishing Charters or Northeast Florida Angling, and let the fun begin! Additionally, boat ramps such as the Lakeshore Boat RampKnights Boat Ramp & Marina and more, are available to you as well. Another popular spot for fishing in Clay County is the Spring Park Fishing Pier in Green Cove Springs. Green Cove Springs is famous for its Natural Freshwater Spring and winding well-kept walking path along the scenic St. Johns River. Also in Green Cove Springs is Amazing Grace Family Farms, they offer a multitude of family-oriented activities including a u-pick sunflower patch, hayrides, and seasonal events. CJ Acres Animal Rescue in Keystone Heights is another great spot to have fun in the sun, they provide animals who have been abused, abandoned, or neglected with another chance at happiness. The best part? All the funds they receive goes back into helping more animals! Other popular outdoor activities in Clay County are camping, hiking, and bike riding. Parks and trails such as Camp Chowenwaw Park and Ronnie Van Zant Park are awesome places to either set up camp or do some off-road biking.

To summarize, Clay County is in a prime location. It is close to water sports, fishing, big cities, historic areas, you name it! Whatever pace you are at, Clay County is a place that will make you feel at home. 

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EMPLOYS THE LARGEST % OF THE WORKFORCE IN THIS AREA

14,967

TOTAL HOUSEHOLDS

65

POPULATION DENSITY PER SQUARE MILE

18 yrs

AVERAGE LENGTH OF HOUSEHOLD OCCUPANCY

14,311

AVERAGE YEAR BUILT

7%

ADULTS WITH A BACHELOR'S DEGREE

14,311

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