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The town of Jupiter Inlet Colony is full of wildlife and beautiful gardens.  The beach is accessible from all the homes by taking a short stroll across one of two brick walkways lined by many rare and beautiful flowering plants and trees.  Jupiter Inlet Colony has a community park and a private Beach Club located on the inlet.

The Town government consists of an elected Mayor and four elected Town Commissioners.  The town hall is located at the entrance to the community and is housed in the same building as the town's Police Department.

Jupiter Inlet Colony, Florida, in Palm Beach county, is 17 miles N of West Palm Beach, Florida (center to center) and 82 miles N of Miami, Florida. The town is included in the West Palm Beach - Boca Raton metropolitan area.  As of 2010, Jupiter Inlet Colony's population is 400 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 30.98 percent.

Jupiter Inlet Colony is located at 26°56′51″N 80°4′29″W / 26.9475°N 80.07472°W / 26.9475; -80.07472 (26.947393, -80.074616). It is located in the southernmost tip of Jupiter Island.


Dune Restoration Project

February 18, 2015 - The Dune Restoration Project of Lot A has been completed.  Thanks to all contributors thus far, however donations have fell short of our total expenses.  Please click the "Dune Restoration" page link on the bottom left of this page for more information.


February 18, 2015 - JIC's annual municipal election was held on February 17, 2015 and the results are available by clicking the link below.  Congratulations to the incumbents Mayor Dan Comerford, Commissioner Jerry Legerton and Commissioner Richard Busto on your re-election.  All three incumbents ran unopposed.

            2015 Election Results

Beach Road Bridge Closure February 28th from 10:00 p.m. until 8:00 a.m.

The 707 Bridge (Beach Road) will be closed for repairs overnight on Saturday, February 28th, from 10:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m. Sunday morning March 1st.  Fire Rescue will have an ambulance and fire truck posted at Coral Cove Park and your JIC Police will be handling Tequesta's calls on the Island backed up by Jupiter Island's Police Department.  If you need to travel off of the island during that period of time, you will have to drive north to Bridge Road in Hobe Sound to cross the ICW waterway.

February 17th, 2015 is Election Day in JIC.  Town Hall Open for Voting 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

There is one referendum question on the ballot on February 17th regarding the Leash Law.  Only the incumbents applied for their respective Commission seats.  Congratulations Mayor Dan Comerford, Commissioner Jerry Legerton and Commissioner Richard Busto on your re-election!

Visit our Elections page for additional information.  Click on the link below to view the sample ballot for February 17th.  We encourage all residents to exercise their right to vote.


Mayor Comerford Gave "State of the Colony" Address at POA Meeting - Senator Joe Negron Also Spoke To Membership

Senator Joe Negron spoke at the JIC Property Owner's Association Meeting on October 13th and Mayor Dan Comerford gave his "State of the Colony" Address at the Beach Club.  Click the link below for highlights of the meeting.

POA Meeting Highlights

Mayor Dan Meets With DEP Deputy Secretary Drew Bartlett

September 25, 2014 -  Mayor Dan met with Florida Dept. of Environmental Protection Deputy Secretary Drew Bartlett to explain all facets of the Infra-structure Project which is scheduled to begin in the Spring of 2015.  The meeting and tour of JIC was requested by Secretary Bartlett in advance of the Town's submission of a DEP Grant Application which will be submitted in March of 2015.  The Infra-structure Project which includes elimination of all septic systems in favor of a gravity sewer system, road and drainage improvements, and new potable water pipes fit the criteria for DEP funding.  Mr. Bartlett was favorably impressed with the Mayor's plan and indicated that he was awaiting our Grant Application.

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