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A Homebuyers Guide To Yulee, FL

Living in Yulee, FL you’ll get a rural suburban feel in a city that continues to grow year over year.  Since the 1990’s new construction has changed the landscape of Yulee, FL communities. As growth continues, Yulee offers both historic and brand-new neighborhoods. Yulee is home to a thriving population with planned residential and commercial developments that have elevated the lifestyle of those living in the area. The area is more landlocked, however provides much more affordable housing options for residents.



Where is Yulee, FL?

Yulee is located in northeast Florida in Nassau county. Yulee borders I-95 and the Intracoastal Waterway, and is centered along Florida A1A, one of Nassau County’s most important transportation corridors. Yulee is considered part of the Jacksonville metropolitan area located only 15 miles from Amelia Island and the Jacksonville International Airport.



Benefits of Living in Yulee, FL

One of the main perks of living in Yulee is the affordability compared to surrounding areas in Northeast Florida. However, since Yulee communities have grown so much, you’ll still have easy access to shopping, restaurants, and major highways for commuting which make living in this area so great. Some other benefits of living in Yulee include:

  • Year Round Outdoor Activities.  From parks including Four Creeks State Forest and John Muir Ecological Park,  White Oak Conservation, kayaking, and paintballing, there is a reason to get outside year around. Yulee even has two renowned golf courses – the Amelia National Golf & Country Club and The Golf Club at North Hampton, which was designed in part by Arnold Palmer. 
  • Diverse Housing Options.  You’ll find a wide variety of housing options from single-family homes to waterfront homes and vacant lots to build on. Buyers have a lot of options when it comes to what kind of setting they want to live in and most homes feature porches, high ceilings, and manicured lots. Yulee also has an emerging rental market with apartments in a variety of floor plans.
  • Commuter Town.  With such proximity to major highways, it’s easy to get around Northeast Florida fast and efficiently. Yulee has become a big commuter city for those who work in Jacksonville, the Naval Submarine Base in Kings Bay, and even Southeast Georgia. Getting around Northeast Florida is easy from Yulee which provides easier access to the area’s plentiful employment opportunities.
  • Low Cost of Living.  The cost of living in Yulee is lower than the national average and most other cities in Florida. The affordability of this area has made it a very popular option for people and increased demand in housing. A majority of the city’s population can afford to own a home in Yulee plus the overall average of utilities, groceries, transportation, and health care is also less expensive.


Yulee Schools 

Have children in school? Yulee schools are highly rated and some of the best in Nassau County. Yulee even boasts a Florida State College of Jacksonville campus location.

Private Schools
Faith Christian Academy (Grades PK-12)

Lower School Campus

96282 Brady Point Rd.

Fernandina Beach, FL 32034

Upper School Campus

464067 SR 200

Yulee, FL 32097

Public Schools

Yulee Primary School

86426 Goodbread Drive

Yulee, FL 32097


Wildlight Elementary

550 Curiosity Ave

Yulee, FL 32097


Yulee Elementary School

86063 Felmor Rd

Yulee, FL 32097


Yulee Middle School

85439 Miner Rd

Yulee, FL 32097

Yulee High School

85375 Miner Rd

Yulee, FL 32097

Higher Education

Florida State College at Jacksonville

76346 William Burgess Boulevard

Yulee, FL 32097


Yulee, FL Communities & Neighborhoods

Find homes for sale in Yulee in a variety of neighborhoods and communities complete with pools, tennis, and boating. Our team is ready to help you find your dream home. Some popular Yulee neighborhoods and communities include:

  • Wildlight
  • Waterman’s Bluff
  • Heron Isles
  • Meadowfield Bluffs
  • Marshes at Lanceford
  • Blackrock Hammock
  • Hideaway
  • Lumber Creek
  • Pirates Wood
  • Spanish Oaks
  • Hickory Village
  • Plummer Creek
  • Timber Creek
  • Tributary
  • River Glen

To learn more about the different Yulee communities and compare amenities, click below.


Homes for Sale in Yulee

Check out the  current listings of homes for sale in Yulee. Even if you don’t see your dream home listed, our team of  real estate agents  are here to help. We’re always on the lookout for new listings and can help you find a property before it hits the market.

Contact us  today to learn more.