There are 20 golf courses in Jacksonville, Florida and 3 are municipal courses. There are also another 15 golf courses within 20 miles of Jacksonville, including 5 public, 2 municipal and 8 private courses.
The oldest course in the Jacksonville area is the Timuquana Country Club which was designed by Donald J. Ross, ASGCA/(R) Robert Weed, ASGCA and opened in 1923.
The longest course is The Deerwood Country Club, which is 7,261 yards. Deercreek Country Club is rated the best course near Jacksonville. The following courses have won various awards: NAS Jacksonville Golf Course, NAS Jacksonville Golf Course, NAS Jacksonville Golf Course, TPC Sawgrass, Sawgrass Country Club, Sawgrass Country Club.