Key Industries

Florida – and here in Gilchrist County – certain industry sectors have been identified as “targeted industry.” These are desirable job creation areas because of the economic impact and desirable jobs they bring. The state has identified the following as targeted industry:

  • Aviation & Aerospace
  • Life Sciences
  • Manufacturing
  • Defense and Homeland Security
  • Information Technology
  • Financial and Professional Services
  • Logistics & Distribution
  • Cleantech
  • Headquarters

Along with those industries, Gilchrist County also recognizes the importance that agriculture has to the region and our communities.