FPL serves nearly 4.6 million customers and is a leading employer in the state.
Our highways can reach 50 million people in an 8-hour drive time.
#6 Tech City
Forbes Magazine Ranks City in its Top Ten for IT jobs.
Since a Hurricane Made Landfall
Northeast Florida is the least likely to be hit by a hurricane on the East or Gulf Coasts.
Our area has the only private, licensed commercial spaceport on the East Coast.
JEA is one of the few utilities in the U.S. to earn a top ranking.
#1 U.S. Destination for Travel
Money Magazine named city best in the nation for travel.
Duval High Schools
Jacksonville is home to 10 nationally recognized high schools.
Area has a robust intermodal transportation system.
Residents value our city to live, work and play.
20+ Higher Learning
Talented and skilled graduates graduate each year from top learning institutes.
Working Age Adults
Our region has a population that is ready to work.
Students scored higher than state and national averages on AP exams.
Area has many corporate, regional and division companies headquartered here.
A large portion of our workforce is in the health care and bioscience industries.
The region boasts 80+ career academies and more than 20 are nationally recognized.
Top advanced medical institutions are located here to serve the region.
JEA is the 7th largest municipal utility in the U.S.
3 Fortune 500
CSX, FNF and FIS are headquartered here.
All four logistical sectors intersect in region: rail, maritime, air and road.
Our aviation workforce is comprised of skilled defense contractors.
We have more Fortune 1000 headquarters than any other city in Florida.
Growing Import Port
JAXPORT is one of the fastest growing ports in the nation and ranked 10th for exports out of US ports.
1 Mayo Clinic
The world-class health care facility is located in our region.
Northeast Florida Network Access Point
Completed in JAX, the telecom industry's version of a major hub airport or Tier-1 level routing site.
Cecil Commerce Center is the largest industrial park in the Southeast.
Cost Per square foot
Our leasing rate for office space compares favorably to other major metropolitan areas.
#1 School District
Florida Department of Education ranks St. Johns County top district in Florida.
#5 Best Places to Live
CNN Money Magazine ranks St. Johns County one of the best.
The cost of constructing new facilities here is lower than the U.S. average.
For Tech Job Growth
City is ranked #2 for Tech Job Growth by Forbes Magazine.
The Northeast Florida region is comprised of seven distinct counties.
Top ACT Score
Stanton College Prep has the top ACT scores in the state
Cost Per square foot
We have a very competitive industrial leasing rate.
Our workforce includes talented military workers who return to the private sector and stay in our region.
More than 25+ non-stop flights operate daily to major cities.
The median age of our population is four years younger than Florida's.
Banks, Insurance and Investment Services Firms
on the Forbes' Global 500 list have operations in JAX
Our land is certified and shovel-ready for any size project.
Most Admired Company
Fortune magazine named FPL #1 "Most Admired Company" for 7 straight years.
Our average commute time is significantly less than any other major city.
7th Best for Business
Flagler County ranks as the 7th best small place for business and careers
Participating in FIRST Robotics public school programs
Jacksonville is the largest city in the continental United States.
We are one of the most sought-after manufacturing regions in the Southeast.
JAXPORT handles more than eight million tons of cargo annually.
Inc.com named Availity one of its 500 fastest-growing health care companies.
We have no taxes on corporate franchises, inventory, foreign income or personal income.
Best Small Town
Fodor's Travel Guide lists St. Augustine as one of the 10 Best Small Towns in America.