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The St. Lucie County Public Library System consists of six branch libraries--Kilmer, Hurston, Lakewood Park, Lewis, Morningside and Port St. Lucie--and the Pruitt Campus Library, a joint-use facility operated in cooperation with Indian River State College. Administrative staff are located in the Kilmer Branch. On our Locations and Hours page you can find addresses, phone numbers and hours.

Fiscal year 2019 began October 1, 2018 and ended September 30, 2019.

Fiscal Year 2019 Statistical and Financial Summaries

Facilities Sq. Footage
Kilmer Branch 23,000
Hurston Branch 9,500
Lakewood Park Branch 10,000
Lewis Branch 21,000
Morningside Branch 19,000
Port St. Lucie Branch 4,400
Pruitt Campus Library 25,000
Total 111,900


Service Hours per Week
6 Regular Branches Total 276.5
Pruitt Campus Library 62.25


Patron Visits
In-Person 732,872
Online Visits 385,295


Registered Borrowers
Residents 181,467
Non-Residents 432
Total 181,899


Circulation
Adult Physical Materials
401,012
Youth Physical Materials
327,369
E-Books & Online Audio 117,755
Total 829,552


Internet Access
Available Public Computers 183
Sessions by Patrons 98,091


Collections
Books
272,311
CD, DVD & VHS
38,809
E-Books & Online Audio 8,765
Databases 81
Annual Print Subscriptions 381


Service & Programs
Questions Answered 285,193
Programs 1,786
Program Attendance 36,163


Staffing
Full-Time Equivalent 63
Volunteer Hours 5,785


Expenditures
Personnel $3,548,751
Collection $769,627
Other $610,821
Total $4,781,048


State Funding $100,926


Capital Funds $257,785