Workforce Characteristics

Sarasota County’s enviable lifestyle, with its small-town feel, superior schools, and variety of recreational and cultural offerings, means people want to live and work here. Sarasota County’s educated and creative workforce is diverse enough to satisfy both new and expanding businesses. Almost half of Sarasota County’s population is in the prime working age range of 25 to 64, a labor force of 160,491. Adding the labor pool from bordering Manatee county expands the total to about 301,311.
 

 

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