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St. Augustine Beach

Saint Johns County

Year Founded: 1959

History

Its residents incorporated St. Augustine Beach in 1959 to provide basic services and develop a tourism industry. The city did not have a property tax until 1985, when the property tax was levied initially for improvements to deteriorating city streets.

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