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Jackson County, Florida, is a place of abundant natural beauty where rich history of the past meets the dynamic growth of the future. Jackson County is a place of shared memories where people come together to live, work, and play. It's a place where you can make a home and be welcome.


Small-town living without sacrificing the amenities of a connected lifestyle.

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The perfect place to find your next job, start a business, or work remotely away from the hustle and bustle.

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Play on over 1,280 acres of trails and huge stretches of water.

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Jackson County is located at the top of Florida, one hour west of Tallahassee and one hour north of Panama City. We are a convenient gateway to the Florida peninsula and centrally located in the Southeast. Jackson County is the only county in Florida that borders both Georgia and Alabama.


Jackson County is the epidemy of “Old Florida” – great climate, warm neighborhoods, and relaxed lifestyle — all while keeping an eye to the future. Jackson County offers the benefits of Florida living without the hustle of the big cities. No state income tax, limitless outdoor activities, some of the best beaches in the world nearby are just a start.

An Easy Place to Call Home

Jackson County has a cost of living that is very affordable relative to much of Florida even while housing and land have grown in value over the past few years as demand has increased. Jackson County’s wide-open spaces, lack of congestion, and comfortable distance from the coast are major draws for many people.

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A Variety of Great Communities

Jackson County’s rich heritage and laid-back lifestyle make it ideal for raising a family and growing a business. Live in the country with plenty of room to roam or in one of our many neighborhood communities. Regardless of the house – new, historical, or somewhere in-between – here you can make a home where neighbors still wave and look out for each other.

A Growing Economy

Industries including tourism, agriculture, and logistics keep our citizens employed and the economy moving forward. There are 11 municipalities scattered across the county – each with their own unique personality, culture, and lifestyle. Marianna, the county seat, is located on Highway 90, where a steady traffic flow keeps downtown busy, and businesses open.


From world-renowned rodeos to pub trivia nights – there is always something to do in Jackson County: Catch live music, take in a play, explore the skies at astronomy nights, run a marathon, or learn how to can food. Find your thing…


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