Corporate Headquarters

Sarasota County is committed to becoming Florida’s best county for business. Through tax cuts, streamlined regulations, and heavy investment in education, we’ve created an ideal environment for companies looking to relocate their corporate headquarters to Florida, #2 in the nation for business.

We’ll Give it to You Straight

Sarasota County is great for business.

Business Climate – Sarasota County helps businesses increase their bottom line. Few communities compete with our leading business climate which includes low costs, excellent corporate tax incentives, and no personal income tax.

Infrastructure – Sarasota County offers world-class business amenities and infrastructure, including a sophisticated telecom network, five commercial service airports within a 1.5 hour drive, a deepwater seaport, and a wide array of available Class A office space.

Workforce – Florida is the strategic and economic center of the Americas, thanks in part to its location and nexus to international business. Florida’s multi-cultural, multi-lingual workforce can help you provide even better customer service to your clients worldwide.

Quality of Life – Sarasota County is frankly, a beautiful place to live. There’s a reason people call it paradise.

Key Statistics

202 Headquarters

2,737 Jobs

$181,342 Avg. Salary

Quick Florida Facts

#2

Best State for Business

#4

Workforce Training in the U.S.

5th Best

Tax Climate for Business in the U.S.

0%

Personal Income Tax

Key Jobs

Based on MSA (North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton)

Management Occupations

414 Jobs

$115,500 Avg. Salary

198 5-Year New Job Demand

Business and Financial Operations Occupations

604 Jobs

$66,200 Avg. Salary

322 5-Year New Job Demand

Office and Administrative Support Occupations

756 Jobs

$37,600 Avg. Salary

435 5-Year New Job Demand

Sarasota County-based Companies

Invest in Sarasota County

The EDC of Sarasota County diversifies our local economy and helps create jobs for Floridians. Investing in the EDC empowers us to grow our economy and attract more business to our region.

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