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Fort Pierce is a city in and the county seat of St. Lucie County, Florida, United States. It is also known as the Sunrise City, sister to San Francisco, California, the Sunset City. The population was 41,590 at the 2010 census. As of 2012, the population recorded by the U.S. Census Bureau was 42,645. It is named after the army installation of Fort Pierce built in the area in 1838 during the Second Seminole War. Fort Pierce was awarded the 2005 City of Excellence Award by the Florida League of Cities for overall excellence in city government and in 2011, Main Street Fort Pierce, Inc. received the Great American Main Street Award from the National Trust for Historic Preservation in downtown.

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A place in United States, Fort Pierce is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. The nearest major city to Fort Pierce is Fort Lauderdale. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Fort Lauderdale for its bountiful attractions like Old Town, Fun Spot America, Kissimmee Go-karts on your trip to Fort Pierce. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Fort Pierce*

  • Pollution Statistics in Fort Pierce

    Know the pollution level of Fort Pierce before you plan your visit.

    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 62.5 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 12.5 (Very Low)
  • Fort Pierce: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Fort Pierce for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Fort Pierce.

    • Burglary and Theft 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 39.29 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 57.14 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 70.83 (High)
    • Drug offense 67.86 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 67.86 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 21.43 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 53.57 (Moderate)
  • Living in Fort Pierce - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 50.25 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 23.28 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 20 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 69.44 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.09 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Fort Pierce

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Fort Pierce

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.5 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 41.33 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 58.33 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 37.5 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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