Ponte Vedra, FL
Ponte Vedra Beach is an unincorporated community seaside community in St. Johns County, Florida, United States. Located eighteen miles (29km) southeast of downtown Jacksonville and 26 miles (42km) north of St. Augustine, it is part of the Jacksonville Beaches area. It is an upper income tourist resort area best known for its association with golf. The Sawgrass development is the home of the ATP Tour, the PGA Tour, and The Players Championship, played at the TPC at Sawgrass. The area is known for its resorts including the Ponte Vedra Inn and Club (a AAA five diamond resort), the Lodge and Club (four diamonds), and the Marriott at Sawgrass (three diamonds). It also lies in the third wealthiest county in Florida, ranking just behind the Palm Beach and Naples areas.