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.

Key Companies

  • Insteel Wire
  • M&R Specialty Trailers & Trucks
  • Sanderson Pipe Company
  • Swift Transportation Corporation
  • Wal-Mart Distribution #6099

Facts about Baker County

  • Population: 26,859
  • Labor Force: 11,120
  • Median Home Price: $148,500