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Fernandina Beach is a city in Nassau County, in the Jacksonville metro area.
It is the county seat.
One tradition says the name honors early landholder, Domingo Fern?ndez; another says it recalls the early name of Cuba
The latitude of Fernandina Beach is 30.669N. The longitude is -81.462W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 10 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 11,059.
This was a smuggler's port for African slaves after it became illegal to bring slaves into the country
Sections below provide additional information and links about Fernandina Beach demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Nassau County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Jacksonville area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 32034 ZIP code.
11% of Fernandina Beach residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Fernandina Beach ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Fernandina Beach was $24,517, compared with $21,587 nationally.
32% of Fernandina Beach residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Historic districts in Fernandina Beach include Fernandina Beach Historic District ... View historic districts
Median rent in Fernandina Beach, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $556. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,111.
Libraries in Fernandina Beach include Fernandina Beach Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Fernandina Beach include Fernandina Beach News Leader
Nassau County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Fernandina Beach political report.
Fernandina Beach restaurants taking online reservations include Beech Street Grill ... View restaurants
The average commute time for Fernandina Beach workers is 23 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 1 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Fernandina Beach between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of .9 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
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