Why Highlands County
Florida continues to out-pace the nation in growth, growing 2.6 times the rate of the rest of the U.S. With its central location, growing population, low operating costs and dedicated workforce, Highlands County is an ideal location to grow your business.
Highlands County has a growing population of over 100,000 residents and is projected to grow by more than 11 percent by 2020 to over 111,000. Highlands’ ideal climate and amenities make it a popular seasonal destination attracting about 20 percent more people to the county in season. Highlands County also attracts significant regional traffic of people who commute to the community for work, dining, shopping, and health care.