Some vacations are so fabulous you wish they’d never end; which is exactly what’s possible in Pensacola Beach, Florida. There’s something about that beach resort vibe, the salt infused air, incredible food, exciting entertainment, and endless options for things to do. Visit shops, hike trails, golf on the greens, sail on the waters and chase your dreams to some of the most stunning sunsets known to man. It’s not a vacation; it’s a lifestyle, and it’s yours for the taking at Pensacola Beach, Florida.
Pensacola Beach is an unincorporated community on Santa Rosa Island, which is a barrier island in Escambia County. Situated on the south side of Pensacola in the Gulf of Mexico, the Pensacola Beach community runs on fun and relaxation. Enjoy street performers, sidewalk artists, volleyball courts, clubs and nightlife, concerts, shops, restaurants, and more. And, of course, there’s a softer, quieter, more subdued residential side to life on the beach.
There’s one school, Pensacola Beach Charter School, on the beach, which serves students in grades kindergarten through five. Most of Pensacola Beach is zoned for Suter Elementary, Workman Middle, and Pensacola High, but the majority of students attend schools in nearby Gulf Breeze’s Santa Rosa County School District.
Residents and visitors needing to travel by air can take advantage of the nearby Pensacola International Airport. For ground transportation, the beach receives service seven days a week via route #64 on the Escambia County Area Transit bus system.
The weather lends itself perfectly to water and outdoor activities in Pensacola Beach. The area receives approximately 66 inches of rain per year and no snow over about 76 days throughout the year with enough precipitation to measure. There are 224 days per year where the sun shines on the sandy beaches of Pensacola, creating high summer temperatures of around 90 degrees and winter lows of about 42 degrees.
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