Single Family Homes, Houses, Condos, Townhomes, Townhouses, Investment Properties, Land and Real Estate in Jay, Florida
Jay, Florida, in Santa Rosa county, is 37 miles N of Pensacola, Florida (center to center) and 187 miles E of New Orleans, Louisiana. The town benefits from easy access to the nearby cities and towns with which it shares the Pensacola metropolitan area. Jay contains a population of approximately 579.
The town lies on high ground on the east bank of the Escambia River. There are two river access points/boat ramps, both outside the city limits.
Jay is a farming community, with cotton, soybeans, peanuts and hay being major crops. Jay is also the site of a minor natural gas and oil field. Exxon has a small refinery located off of Florida State Road 4.
Jay is home to the Jay Peanut Festival, held each Autumn, and also hosts several local rodeo events. The nearby Escambia River provides finishing opportunities, and both the Escambia River WMA and the Blackwater State Forest provide public, licensed hunting.
In Jay, about 48% of adults are married. If you enjoy solitude, you might enjoy living in Jay, which is home to many people who live alone.
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Jay includes the friendly communities of Oakridge, Carnegie Hills and Leeward. If you are looking to buy or sell a home in any of these fine communities, call Darryl and LaDawn Singleton. Your Dreams Are Our Mission