Martin County

Martin County is located North of West Palm Beach bordering the Atlantic Ocean and Okeechobee, St. Lucie and Palm Beach Counties. 

Martin County was established in 1925 from a portion of Palm Beach County and from a much smaller portion of St. Lucie County and was named for John W. Martin, governor from 1925-1929. 

 

Martin County Florida Image Map
Population - 2000
126,731
Population - 2010
146,318
Population - 2015 Est
150,062
Land Area (sq mi)
543
Water Area (sq mi)
209
Total Area (sq mi)
753
Average Rainfall
50
Temperature - Average High
82
Temperature - Average Low
65

Martin Public School District, also officially called the School Board of Martin County, consists of 26 traditional schools and 2 charter schools as well as numerous other educational centers such as the Teenage Parent Center and the Environmental Studies Center. The school district has been rated the #1 performing school in Florida with excellent test scores and graduation rates.

October 28, 2017

Location: Palm City, Florida

 

November 17-19, 2017

Location: Jensen Beach, Florida

 

 

May 20, 2017

Location: Stuart

Hosted by the Humane Society to bring awareness to Rabbits and Guinea Pigs featuring educational seminars, rabbit playground, kids zone, adoptable critters and vendors. 

May 20-21, 2017

Location: Stuart Causeway

Get ready for an exciting weekend with hydroplanes, race boats and powerboats competing for prize money and bragging rights. Activities include live music, kid zones, a swimsuit contest and viewing of the race from the top of the bridge. 

Website Listings

Hobe Sound Bible College is a small Christian college in Hobe Sound. It focuses on a bible-centered education in programs that help students prepare for careers serving God.

Hometown News Martin County focuses on the the people, places and events that make living and working in Stuart, Indiantown, Hobe Sound and the surrounding areas so unique, and includes includes business news, crime updates, entertainment stories and other information visitors and residents use to stay informed.

The Martin County Library System has 6 branches in Indiantown, Hobe Sound, Jensen Beach, Palm City, and 2 in Stuart. The Blake Library in Stuart contains a law library.

The Pine School is a college preparatory, all-faith independent day school that serves students from Kindergarten through grade 12. The Pine School provides a strong traditional core curriculum while striving to instill high achievement and a lifelong love for learning. T

The Lyric Theatre was built in Stuart in 1926 as a silent film theater. In 1987, after years of being bought and sold it got a restoration turning it into a beautiful center for the performing arts center. Further restorations in 2014 completed the transformation.

TC Palm is part of the USA today Network covering Indian River County, St. Lucie County and Martin County.