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We want to show you why Suwannee County is a site selector’s dream thanks to our national connectivity, experienced workforce, and excellent business climate.

Bullet Point Pro-Growth, Pro-Business Government
Bullet Point Centrally Located with Interstates, Highways, Railways, and Ports
Bullet Point Expedited Permitting
Bullet Point Skilled Workforce & Training Programs
Bullet Point Land, Labor & Capital are More Affordable
Bullet Point Pro-Business Tax Structure
Bullet Point Low Cost of Living
Bullet Point Extraordinary Lifestyle
Bullet Point Amazing Natural Beauty & Things to Do

Become a Part of the Catalyst Site

Located on US Highway 90 just one-half mile from the Interstate 10 interchange and seven miles west of downtown Live Oak, this 500-acre industrial park is the perfect growth opportunity for manufacturing and industrial-size businesses. The Suwannee County Catalyst Site includes water, electrical power, natural gas, fiber, and a rail spur from the Florida Gulf and Atlantic mainline.

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Suwannee County
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Centrally Located

Jacksonville, Tallahassee, and Gainesville are within a one-hour drive of Suwannee County.

Transportation

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2

major interstates

2

major us highways

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373

miles of rail track

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4

commercial airports within 100 miles

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45,676

Total population

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18,567

Available labor force within Suwannee County

286,078

Available labor force within a one-hour drive

5%

veteran population

3.7%

unemployment rate

82.33%

population with high school degree or higher

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86.8

the cost of living index

13.2%

lower than us average

$36,204

average annual salary

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Suwannee County News
Next Move Group

Next Move Group

The Suwannee County Economic Development office would like to give a huge shout-out to Chad Chancellor and the Next Move Group for such a wonderful training session delivered to our elected officials and local leaders. It was absolutely one of the best classes that we have participated in. Read More >
Governor Ron DeSantis visits

Governor DeSantis visits Suwannee County

Suwannee County was honored to have Governor Ron DeSantis visit Live Oak on Friday. His leadership along with his vision for Florida are why Florida is and continues to be the greatest state in the union. Read More >
Steak from The Live Oak Gathering

The Live Oak Gathering

Construction has just been completed and The Live Oak Gathering is open for business! This two-story restaurant offers generous portions of American food in a casual atmosphere. They are open for lunch and dinner Tuesdays through Saturdays and open for lunch on Sundays. You can find them at the Live Oak Commons Plaza at 1401 Ohio Avenue North in Live… Read More >
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Pilgrim’s Pride

The Suwannee County Economic Development Office would like to thank Pilgrim's Pride for their hospitality and plant tour in Live Oak recently. It was a great learning experience for everyone involved. We would also like to officially welcome the new Complex Manager, Brent Lang, to Suwannee County. Thank you for taking the time to share your knowledge and experience with… Read More >