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

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.…

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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…

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At a Glance