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Average Ratings:
Artisticness: 4.3    Calmness: 2.5    Helpfulness: 2.8   
Intellectualness: 3.3    Neatness: 3.0    Outgoingness: 3.5   
Average Resident Personality Test Scores:
Artisticness: 2.92    Calmness: 3.18    Helpfulness: 2.96   
Intellectualness: 3.11    Neatness: 3.25    Outgoingness: 3.09   

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Name: | Age: 15 | Gender: Female | ZIP: | Resident for: more than 10 years | Added on: 2006-04-29
Artisticness: 5   Calmness: 3   Helpfulness: 4   Intelligence: 3   Neatness: 4   Outgoingness: 5   
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What do you like about St. Petersburg? Well, the downtown area (but not south St. pete) is bustling with new, rather refined culture, and Starbucks. Lots of beautiful, millionaire old houses that are extemely picturesque. Lots of beautiful Spanish architecture, and St. Petersburg High School is absolutely charming compared to most high schools in appearance. Beautiful waterfront, sunsets. Great movie theatre at Baywalk! The mayor is pretty good. There are a lot of museums and a botanical garden. Downtown is extremely pristine and clean, but south st. pete is the exact opposite.

What do you dislike about St. Petersburg? The extremely terrible traffic, no one respects anyone at all. Also there is an abnormally large population of homeless people in winter because of the weather, I suppose. Huge amount of condos are being built. Constant construction really makes it ugly. 4th street is terrible to drive on if you are inexperienced.

What are your favorite parts of the city to live and/or hang out in? I'd say North/Northeast St. Pete because it is a bit farther away from the hustle and bustle of things, and very near to the water. If I were richer, I'd want to live on the waterfront, where the beautiful houses are.

How expensive is it? I'd say its pretty expensive here, especially rent!

Is it safe? South St. Pete is by reputation extremely unsafe. The kind of area where you automatically make sure your car doors are locked and windows up and only drive through if you accidentally took the wrong exit on I-275.

How is the weather? Absolutely horrible. Don't EVER come here unless you come in November - January. If you want to come to the beach, then come in April. The rest of the time it's really just to hot and sunny. Also, the summers are full of hurricanes, so boarded up windows really are an eyesore. It is perpetually muggy and humid, hot, and scarcely windy unless you live on the beach. It is extremely sunny, also, and often clear skies. If you do not own a pair of decent sunglasses, your eyes are dead.

Additional thoughts? I cannot wait to move out of this place. Though it is appealing to a refined culture, one must be rich to fully appreciate it. After a while, one really yearns for snow and for seasons.


Name: Katrina | Age: 20 | Gender: Female | ZIP: 33705 | Resident for: more than 10 years | Added on: 2007-02-23
Artisticness: 4   Calmness: 2   Helpfulness: 4   Intelligence: 3   Neatness: 4   Outgoingness: 5   
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What do you like about St. Petersburg? beaches,movies,nightlife,restraunts,and the Grand Prix
What do you dislike about St. Petersburg?The new condo's and houses being built,expenses
What are your favorite parts of the city to live and/or hang out in?south st.pete it is a very diverse area. A lot of people judge the "south side" because of its name and think that is where all of the crime is,yea there are areas that have there crime. But we have an awesome mayor that is changing things around here.
How expensive is it?very expensive, it even hard to find a descent place to rent
Is it safe? it is very safe, just be catious and aware at night time
How is the weather?it is beautiful during spring,fall summer can be hot at times but it is always nice to take a dip in the pool or the beach.
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