Why it pays to consider Suwannee County

Population

44k

Cost of
Living

The cost of living index is 91.3 - 8.7% lower than the U.S. average

Central Hub

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

We’re here to grow business.

Positioned at the intersection of highways that run up and across the U.S., Suwannee County is an ideal location for businesses looking for convenient, economical distribution across the country.

The unspoiled natural beauty of our area—with freshwater mineral springs, rivers, underwater caves, and hiking trails—offers an abundance of outdoor recreation. Add that to our business-friendly climate, and Suwannee County proves to be an enticing place to live, work, and play.

Quick Stats:

  • County Seat: Live Oak, Florida
  • Available labor force within Suwannee County: 18,567
  • Available labor force within a one-hour drive time: 286,078
  • Veterans make up approximately 5% of the population

Suwannee County News

Governor Ron DeSantis awards grant to Suwannee County
Governor Ron DeSantis awards $1.9 million to Suwannee County

Suwannee County would like to thank Governor Ron DeSantis and his team for supporting economic development initiatives. Economic development is one of our highest priorities but our goals of increasing our tax base, creating new…

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Commissioners, EDO, and Senator Loranne Ausley
SVEC announces major fiber project

We were thrilled to be at Suwannee Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC) today as they announced their plan to build a 100% fiber optic network across the co-op's service territory. With SVEC’s new subsidiary, Rapid Fiber…

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At a Glance