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

Exterior view of Highway 55 restaurant
Highway 55 Cruises into Town

Prepare to hit the culinary fast lane because today marks the much-anticipated opening of the Highway 55 restaurant, an all-American diner. This restaurant is fairly new to Florida, so what makes Highway 55 stand out…

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Suwannee Leaders Advocate for Rural Counties

Rural Counties Days 2024 was another huge success. With both an increase in participation and attendees at our state capital, this event continues to grow and impress. We want to thank Team Suwannee for their…

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At a Glance