Celebrities Living in Jupiter, FL
Posted by Dylan Snyder on Saturday, July 21st, 2012 at 4:30pm.
Luxury Jupiter Real Estate Highly Sought-After by Celebrities & Athletes
The Jupiter and surrounding Palm Beach communities in Southeastern Florida are loaded with tropical mansion homes well-suited for living the good-life in paradise. As one of the most sought after destinations in all of Florida, there’s no doubt that Jupiter attracts even the highest profile home buyers. And why wouldn’t it? With some of the most gorgeous beaches in the country, numerous world-class golf courses, and a wide-range of fine dining and extravagant shopping, who wouldn’t find Jupiter, FL to be the perfect place to call home? Well, at least for part of the year, right?
So among the hundreds of athletes, actors, actresses, singers, and entertainers we consider house-hold names, who was born in Jupiter, has lived in Jupiter, or currently resides in Jupiter, Florida? Well, the list is actually quite extensive, but here are just a few of the names you may recognize:
Athletes who have lived or are living in Jupiter, Florida:
- Tiger Woods- Professional golfer currently on the PGA Tour & arguable the greatest golfer of all-time (resides on Jupiter Island)
- Robert Allenby - Australian professional golfer currently on the PGA Tour (resides in Admiral’s Cove)
- Rick Ankiel - Major League Baseball player most recently with the Washington Nationals
- Ernie Els- South African professional golfer currently on the PGA and European Tours (resides in the Bear’s Club)
- Rickie Fowler - Professional golfer currently on the PGA Tour
- Michael Jordan - Former NBA basketball player & Hall of Famer, & current majority owner of the NBA's Charlotte Bobcats (resides in the Bear’s Club)
- Mike Schmidt-Former Major League Baseball Player & Hall of Famer (former resident of Admiral’s Cove)
- Dara Torres- Five-time Olympic swimmer and previous gold medalist (born in Jupiter, FL)
- Greg Norman- Professional golfer and entrepreneur (resides on Jupiter Island)
- Gary Player- South African professional golfer and widely recognized as one of the greatest golf players in history (resides on Jupiter Island).
Singers who have lived or are living in Jupiter, Florida:
- Alan Jackson- American Country Music Singer (resides on Jupiter Island)
- Tori Amos- American pianist, singer-songwriter and composer
- Kid Rock- American singer-songwriter, musician, multi-instrumentalist & rapper—nominated for five Grammy Awards (recently purchased a home for sale in Jupiter Inlet Colony)
- Celine Dion- World-famous Canadian singer (resides on Jupiter Island)
As you can see, the list of celebrities who have previously called Jupiter, Florida home, or still reside in one of Jupiter's high-end communities such as the Bear's Club or Admiral's Cove is quite extensive, and this is only a fraction of the list. So if you're thinking of buying a home in Jupiter sometime down the road, rest assured knowing that if it's good enough for the names mentioned above, it's no doubt good enough for you too.
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