Hutchinson Island

Charming island lifestyle on the Atlantic's Treasure Coast

Charming island lifestyle on the Atlantic's Treasure Coast


Welcome to Hutchinson Island in Stuart, Florida

Hutchinson Island in Stuart, Florida, is a true jewel sandwiched between the Atlantic Coast on the east and the Indian River on the west. This barrier island stretches 23 miles through St. Lucie and Martin Counties, boasting upscale properties, most of which are waterfront. 


The waters off southeast Florida's coast were once a famous route for Spanish caravans coming from Mexico with lots of treasure. Because of this, the area earned the moniker "Treasure Coast." A variety of homes makes up the current real estate in Hutchinson Island, from spacious oceanfront condos and beachfront homes to townhomes and villas with private dockage. 


The beachfront homes offer access to the beach or the Intracoastal Waterway. Residents have a range of options and styles to choose from with the diverse selection of residences and eclectic architecture in Hutchinson Island.


What to Love 

  • Close to the Palm Beach International Airport and Stuart Executive Airport
  • Waterfront homes with private boat docks
  • Quiet and luxurious atmosphere
  • Fantastic dining scene
  • Breathtaking ocean views


Local Lifestyle 

Residents enjoy a luxurious urban-suburban lifestyle in a quiet setting on the Florida coast near Stuart. Locals have access to the best of both worlds with homes on the ocean and dockage on the intracoastal waterways. The nearby Stuart's local airport, Witham Field, offers locals an easy option for a quick getaway.


Hutchinson Island residents can access many city amenities and the best Florida wildlife. It is a paradise for nature and outdoor enthusiasts with access to world-class shopping, dining, and entertainment. Not to mention, spectacular sunrises and sunsets every day.


Dining, Entertainment & Shopping 

Many boutiques, shops, art galleries, and restaurants are located along Riverwalk and Downtown Stuart. Hutchinson Island also has an eclectic dining scene with restaurants to suit every taste. On either side of the island, many dining establishments offer breathtaking views of the Indian River or the Atlantic Ocean.


Enjoy delectable seafood cuisine at Kyle G's Prime Seafood and Steak, Manatee Island Fort Pierce, or Chuck's Seafood. Get some exquisite Italian American dishes at Pietro's on the River or upscale new American dishes at 11 Maple Street in Jensen Beach.


Things to Do 

With abundant wildlife, natural beaches, and beautiful year-round weather, you will never run out of fun activities on and around Hutchinson Island. Beach lovers enjoy the miles of immaculate, uncrowded beaches on the island.


Head to the ocean for exciting boating, kayaking, swimming, fishing, diving, or surfing. Enjoy golfing, shelling, horseback riding, and bird watching offshore on dry land. Explore the historic House of Refuge, the Elliot Museum, and the Florida Oceanographic Society.


Residents also enjoy numerous art shows and frequent live performances from the one and only Jimmy Buffet in downtown Stuart.



There are several highly rated public and private schools serving the area, including:

  • The Pine School, grades PK-12,
  • Jensen Beach High School, grades 9-12
  • Hidden Oaks Middle School, grades 6-8


Overview for Hutchinson Island, FL

7,740 people live in Hutchinson Island, where the median age is 65.5 and the average individual income is $53,633. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

65.5 years

Median Age


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


Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Hutchinson Island, FL

Hutchinson Island has 4,333 households, with an average household size of 1.78. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Hutchinson Island do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 7,740 people call Hutchinson Island home. The population density is 290.36 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


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


Median Age

48.14 / 51.86%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group


0-9 Years


10-17 Years


18-24 Years


25-64 Years


65-74 Years


75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree

Total Households


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Average individual Income

Households with Children

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Marital Status


Blue vs White Collar Workers

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Commute Time

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

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