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