Sunset Beach

Residents and visitors alike are greeted with stunning sunsets, warm Gulf breezes, and a sense of peace that's simply unparalleled.

Welcome to Sunset Beach

Fall in love with this coastal haven of serenity


Sunset Beach, located at the southernmost point of Treasure Island, is a coastal haven where white sandy beaches meet the sparkling waters of the Gulf of Mexico. This enchanting neighborhood offers a unique blend of relaxation and recreation, making it an ideal destination for those searching for a tranquil beachfront community. Residents and visitors alike are greeted with stunning sunsets, warm Gulf breezes, and a sense of peace that's simply unparalleled.
 

What to Love

  • Enjoy direct access to pristine, uncrowded beaches right at your doorstep
  • Relish in the breathtaking daily spectacle of Florida's famous sunsets over the Gulf
  • Experience the friendly, close-knit community that's the heart of Sunset Beach
  • Dive into a world of aquatic activities, from boating and paddleboarding to fishing and shelling
  • Benefit from easy access to nearby shopping and dining options for all tastes

Local Lifestyle

Sunset Beach offers a laid-back coastal lifestyle where flip-flops are the footwear of choice, and the sound of waves lapping the shore is your soundtrack. The sense of community here is palpable, with neighbors who quickly become friends. You'll find residents and visitors mingling at beachfront bars and picnicking on the beach, creating a close-knit and welcoming atmosphere.
 

Dining and Entertainment

In Sunset Beach, dining and entertainment options are as varied as the shells on the shoreline. Discover waterfront restaurants like Caddy's Treasure Island, where you can savor fresh seafood and cocktails while enjoying panoramic Gulf views. For a casual vibe, check out the local hangout Ka'Tiki, a beachfront tiki bar known for its live music and beach parties. Beer enthusiasts will appreciate the craft brews and pub fare at Sea Dog Brewing Co. And when it comes to surf gear and apparel, stop at Suncoast Surf Shop to stock up on everything you need for a day at the beach.
 

Things to Do

There's no shortage of activities in Sunset Beach. Spend your days basking in the sun, swimming in the Gulf, or building sandcastles with loved ones. Water enthusiasts can rent jet skis, paddleboards, and boats to explore the waters. Fishing charters are readily available for those eager to reel in the day's catch. And when you want to venture beyond the beach, nearby shopping and dining options await, ensuring there's always something to see and do.
 

Schools

Families in Sunset Beach have access to quality educational institutions, ensuring a well-rounded education for their children. The area is served by reputable schools that prioritize academic excellence.

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Overview for Sunset Beach, FL

1,425 people live in Sunset Beach, where the median age is 57.3 and the average individual income is $68,845.79. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

1,425

Total Population

57.3 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$68,845.79

Average individual Income

Around Sunset Beach, FL

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

21
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
33
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including The Clara Rose Ice Cream Truck, Dody, and Salt And Mist Sea Tours.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 3.65 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 4.16 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.35 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.89 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.52 miles 24 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.31 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Sunset Beach, FL

Sunset Beach has 918 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Sunset Beach do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

1,425

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

57.3

Median Age

40.77 / 59.23%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
918

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$68,845.79

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes
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