Peyton Family YMCA

Peyton Family YMCA

The First Coast YMCA will help even more adults, children and families live healthier in spirit, mind and body with a new branch in Durbin Park, one of St. Johns County’s fastest-growing communities. Anticipated to open in 2023, the Peyton Family YMCA will be one of the First Coast YMCA’s largest facilities and part of Flagler Health+’s new 42.5- acre health and wellness campus.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Construction will likely begin in 2023 and be open in 2024.
The new Y will be named the Peyton Family YMCA in honor of the Peyton Family. For more than 60 years, GATE Petroleum Company founder Herbert H. Peyton and his family have proudly served the Jacksonville community. With a focus on supporting a family culture, GATE and The GATE Foundation work to support the neighbors and neighborhoods in which they operate and serve.

The new Durbin Park Y is projected to be between 40,000 and 50,000 square feet, although designs are not yet final. The largest Y branch is the Winston Family Y, which is 72,000 square feet.
  • First-class wellness programs, state-of-the-art fitness equipment and technology, multiple group exercise studios
  • 2 Pools: an indoor aquatics complex and outdoor pool
  • Expansive outdoor fitness amenities
  • Day Camps, Family Programs, a Teen Center and KidZone
The Y is committed to building a healthier, stronger First Coast. Building in growing communities such as Durbin Park enables us to expand our reach and help more individuals live healthier lives while also strengthening the stability of all our operations across Northeast Florida. In the last decade, Durbin Park has grown nearly 40% and is projected to continue growing at an annual population growth rate of 3.28%.