Gainesville Economic Development

The two-county Gainesville region is home to one of the top research institutions in the nation. With a population of 265, 000, its innovative economy includes burgeoning life sciences, health care, technology and agriscience sectors, as well as being a hotspot for entrepreneurship. The area is part of the 11-county North Central Florida region and its 1 million strong workforce, Gainesville offers a highly educated workforce–nearly 40 percent of adults having a bachelor’s degree or higher – and a superior quality of life that includes ready access to a range of outdoor recreation opportunities.


Learn more about economic development in the Gainesville, FL Region in this issue of Gainesville Economic Development

The Gainesville Chamber of Commerce and the Gainesville Council for Economic Outreach.

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