Located on the barrier island of the same name, Jupiter Island is a premier residential community in Martin County. Bordered by the Intracoastal Waterway and the Atlantic Ocean, residents of Jupiter Island live in stunning homes surrounded by an oasis of tropical beauty. The 17-mile island is a quiet paradise for the town’s permanent population of 820. In addition to spectacular scenery and wonderful homes, residents of Jupiter Island also enjoy a wealth of recreation, shopping, and dining only a short drive away.
Real estate in Jupiter Island includes luxury estates, beach houses, and unique architectural features. Mediterranean-style homes are popular, as are upscale grande estates. Luxury amenities are part of what makes Jupiter Island an exclusive community, known around the world for its high-quality living. The secluded environment is an ideal destination for those who desire a tranquil lifestyle. Given the beautiful homes on Jupiter Island, it is not surprising that prominent people from the sports and entertainment industries, including Michael Jordan and Celine Dion, own property here.
Recreational opportunities are never far from Jupiter Island homes. Blowing Rocks Preserve, a peaceful oasis of restored habitats, features three hiking trails to view endangered species like loggerhead, green, and leatherback sea turtles. Visitors can also go snorkeling, scuba diving, and swimming on the protected beaches. The preserve’s namesake rocks propel seawater straight up in the air, with plumes 50 feet high during extreme high tides—an incredible sight to witness.
In addition to the gorgeous homes in Jupiter Island, the town is close to dozens of shopping and dining opportunities just a short drive away in Hobe Sound, Stuart, Palm Beach, and Jupiter. Stuart’s historic downtown has an array of boutiques, cafes, and specialty shops that are all easily seen on foot. Voted the Happiest Seaside Town, come see what makes the downtown area so charming.
Enjoy an afternoon of fishing or boating, or spend a day at a nearby golf course perfecting your skills. Martin County has an abundance of courses to choose from. Many do not require membership and Martin County has a public course as well. For an entertaining cultural outing, the towns of Martin County feature an assortment of museums and performing arts theatres.
For serious shoppers, Treasure Coast Square Mall in Jensen Beach boasts more than 120 retailers and restaurants to find the latest fashions and tasty treats. Shoppers can even take a break in the mall’s Regal 16 Cinemas to catch the latest blockbusters. Local restaurants feature fresh seafood, and residents will also find cuisines from around the world to sample.
Visit Jonathan Dickinson State Park and canoe down the Loxahatchee River. See wildlife that will take your breath away like alligators, wild turkey, otters and a huge variety of birds and other animals. See Florida as it is in its natural state of beauty. Wild native Florida fauna and flora display the natural beauty of the landscape. Come see what makes the Treasure Coast unique.
Bring your horses to enjoy the miles of trails in the park. Climb the fire tower and see for miles in all directions.Bring the family, or larger groups for cooking out, playing games or setting up a picnic. Jonathan Dickinson offers something for every outdoor lover.
Travel in and out of Jupiter Island is connected to the mainland by Beach Road, and it is easy to get to the bordering towns. Residents of Jupiter Island are served by Martin County School District, recognized for its excellence with “A” rated programs. Several private schools in the area also offer outstanding alternative education.