Hobe Sound

Real estate steps across the northern Palm Beach County border into Martin County.

Welcome to Hobe Sound

Hobe Sound real estate steps across the northern Palm Beach County border into Martin County. Hobe Sound is embraced by the picturesque Atlantic Ocean, Intracoastal Waterway, and Indian River Lagoon. Real estate in Hobe Sound features beachfront condominiums and single family homes with beach access, while oceanfront estates adorn the acres of coastline on the prestigious Jupiter Island.
Fringed by the Hobe Sound Wildlife Refuge, thousands of acres preserve the landscape and character of this South Florida town.

Discover Hobe Sound Real Estate

Hobe Sound offers a wide range of real estate, from spectacular waterfront mansions to single-family homes with swimming pools, sophisticated beach cottages, elegant golf villas, and contemporary condos and townhomes in gated communities.
With its ideal location on the Atlantic Ocean and Intracoastal Waterway, it should come as no surprise that Hobe Sound has an abundance of waterfront real estate. Stunning luxury homes line the coastline of Jupiter Island and the winding waterways set back from the coast.
Luxury homes in Hobe Sound have all of the features you could ask for and more. These could include private boat docks and beach access, swimming pools and spas, beautiful lanais, balconies and decks, and fine finishes like marble floors and rich wood cabinetry. Some homes have thoughtfully designed wine rooms, libraries, home offices, and separate guest suites.
There are a number of gated communities in Hobe Sound that provide residents with round-the-clock security for peace of mind. Single-family homes in these communities often have lovely backyards and gardens, spacious interiors and multi-car garages.
Hobe Sound homes for sale also include gorgeous condos and townhomes. These types of homes offer hassle-free living, as the HOAs ensure that the enclaves are secure and well maintained. Residents can take advantage of amenities such as on-site swimming pools, grilling areas and fitness rooms.

About Hobe Sound, FL

Hobe Sound is an affluent community on Florida’s Atlantic Coast that includes the exclusive enclave of Jupiter Island. It is known for its beautiful beaches and canals, golf courses and impressive real estate. It is a prime destination for boaters, as many homes enjoy easy access to the water.

What to Do in Hobe Sound, FL

The Hobe Sound lifestyle is very much about outdoor activities, as there are plenty of opportunities to get out and explore the stunning landscapes along the Atlantic coast. The community is surrounded by sandy beaches, winding waterways, and protected parks.
Golfers can enjoy a number of challenging courses for all skill levels in and around Hobe Sound. These include the Hobe Sound Golf Club, the Medalist Golf Club and the Mariner Sands Country Club. Jupiter Island is also home to the prestigious Jupiter Island Club.
The Nature Conservancy Blowing Rocks Preserve is a must-see site in Hobe Sound. This protected area features limestone rock formations that force waves through holes, which creates massive plumes of water that can shoot over 50 feet high. The area is also home to rare loggerhead, green and leatherback turtles.
Hobe Sound Beach is a public beach located on Jupiter Island. It features a long strip of white sand lapped by the Atlantic Ocean. Jupiter Island also has a number of smaller beaches that can be far less crowded, as well as private beaches that are only accessible to select residents who own Hobe Sound waterfront real estate.

Schools in Hobe Sound

Families will find schools for children of all ages in Hobe Sound. Private schools include the Pine School and Hobe Sound Christian Academy. Public schools include Seawind Elementary, Hobe Sound Elementary, Murray Middle School and South Fork High School.

Overview for Hobe Sound, FL

13,964 people live in Hobe Sound, where the median age is 56 and the average individual income is $40,035. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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Around Hobe Sound, FL

There's plenty to do around Hobe Sound, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Sweet Tiers, Casa Del Vino, and Hobe Sound Social & Coffee.

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Dining 0.54 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 0.49 miles 14 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 1.24 miles 18 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Dining 2.36 miles 7 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Dining 0.32 miles 6 reviews 4.8/5 stars
Dining · $ 1.93 miles 46 reviews 4.8/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Hobe Sound, FL

Hobe Sound has 6,193 households, with an average household size of 2.21. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Hobe Sound do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 13,964 people call Hobe Sound home. The population density is 1,964.98 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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Schools in Hobe Sound, FL

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The following schools are within or nearby Hobe Sound. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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