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Why Central Florida?

With a business-friendly tax climate, low operating costs and access to more than 10 million consumers within 100 miles, it’s easy to see why businesses prosper in Polk County.

Florida’s best place for business

Polk’s strategic location positions businesses at the center of the state and at the heart of the global marketplace. With regional connectivity, lower cost of living, a robust talent pipeline and responsive incentive programs, Polk County is Florida’s Best Place for Business.

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SUN ‘n FUN Opens with New Features, the Blue Angels and an out-of-this-World Economic Impact

New ticketing, new parking areas and expanded Wi-Fi are just three of the things SUN ‘n FUN organizers have done to improve the experience of the internationally known event, which generally is considered the kickoff to the air show “season.”   Online sales are up 40% over the previous year for the 49th annual SUN ‘n […]

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Marcobay Construction Continues to make Its Mark on Polk County

Marcobay Construction has a rich history in local construction – it’s left its mark on many […]

Real Estate, Leasing, Rentals Rank High in New Businesses in Polk County

Polk County continues to rank high on a myriad of lists, from the best retirement location […]

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Graduates in High-Tech Fields Make the most Money Early in Their Careers

Tourism Expected to be Strong in 2023 with a New Culinary Campaign

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“Nucor Steel has found Polk County to be an exceptional community to work with to ensure the success of our plant. We look forward to growing here and creating a positive economic impact for all of Polk County.”

Drew Wilcox, Nucor Steel Florida

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In 2020, Polk County was ranked No. 1 for having the most diversified economy in the state. Our central location and business-friendly tax environment have made Central Florida a strategic choice for companies across a wide range of industries.

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