Fort Pierce is located on the southeast coast of Florida near Port Saint Lucie. Renters will have access to the St. Lucie County International Airport. Indian River State College is located within Fort Pierce.
When you are ready to do some shopping, community has a Wal-Mart, Kmart, Big Lots and Home Depot stores. There are lots of other retail shops and many restaurants along US Highway 1.
There is also a Wal-Mart Distribution Center in Fort Pierce providing many jobs.
Residents may enjoy visiting the Heathcote Botanical Gardens which presents a vast display of specialty gardens that include an herb garden, tropical rain forest, ferns and native plants. There is also a Japanese Bonsai collection with more than 100 trees.
Sunrise Theatre is a restored historical 1,200 seat theater in downtown Fort Pierce that presents many national touring Broadway shows, musical and comedy acts. Another place you might put on your agenda is the Navy Seal Museum where you can explore the history of this stealth military outfit.
A post office in Fort Pierce is located at 1717 Orange Avenue. The phone number is 772-460-0835.
Average Rent in Fort Pierce, FL
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