City of Fort Meade, Florida
Situated in the southern part of the county, Fort Meade is Polk County’s oldest community. Home to a number of citrus and phosphate companies, Fort Meade excels in the agribusiness industry. Located near the intersection of U.S. Highway 98 and U.S. 17, Fort Meade’s more than 5,000 residents have easy access to the surrounding metro areas. The city is also the site of Florida’s newest premier golf resort, Streamsong, which was built by Mosaic on 10,000 acres of reclaimed phosphate lands.