About Baker County

Conveniently located just 20 minutes west of Jacksonville, Baker County offers the advantages of a small-town atmosphere with big-city convenience. The Osceola National Forest lies within its boundaries as does an abundance of lakes, making Baker County a haven for fishing, boating, hunting, water skiing and other outdoor activities. The county is home to several large industrial parks located along I-10, has low taxes and a business-friendly local government.

Baker County Success Stories

Walmart Distribution Center

Walmart, the nation's largest retailer planned on building a $40 million food distribution center in the Southern U. S. Walmart worked with JAXUSA to secure land in Baker County for the project. The 880,000-square-foot facility opened in 2002.

Baker County News & Insights