Imagine a relaxed life, lazy afternoon, a spell binding serene ambience and snorkeling in pristine bays of turquoise waters, relaxing on white sand beaches with the sound of palm fronds rustling overhead. Welcome to life on St. Croix and the reason many people like you choose St Croix Real Estate for an investment or vacation destination! Just 82 square miles, St. Croix is the largest of the U.S. Virgin Islands, lying forty miles south of her sister islands of St. Thomas and St. John in the western Caribbean. St. Croix is located 1100 miles southeast of Miami and 1650 miles southeast of New York. Many flights arrive conveniently through Puerto Rico, our American neighbor just 90 miles to the west. The Virgin Islands are in the Atlantic Standard time zone which is one hour ahead of Eastern Standard time, but only for the winter months.
St. Croix is home to approximately 55,000 residents representing a vast array of cultural backgrounds. St. Croix has been blending backgrounds since olden times from the native Caribs who greeted Columbus, to African slaves under Danish rule, to today’s tourists greeted with a local smile. It is easy to understand what draws tourist to St Croix for as either an investment or simply a St Croix Vacation!