Work Here

From thriving agriculture to a supportive environment for entrepreneurs, DeSoto County combines the appeal of small-town living with the perks of a growing economy. Embrace the chance to grow your career in a place that values work-life balance, where the beauty of Florida Wild inspires creativity and ambition.

Business resources

Discover your next professional adventure

Step into a world where career opportunities flourish amidst the scenic beauty of DeSoto County. Here, the spirit of innovation and community support fuels a dynamic job market that caters to a wide range of skills and industries.

Major employers

Leading the Pack

In DeSoto County, our major employers lead the way in innovation, sustainability, and community engagement — they’re more than just companies, they’re part of a larger story of resilience and prosperity. From the fields of agriculture to the forefront of technology and healthcare, these organizations are not just workplaces—they’re the backbone of our thriving community.

Business Demographics

DeSoto County is in the Middle of Everything

Businesses in Florida’s heartland are strategically positioned to benefit from assets like 7 deepwater ports, 8 international airports, 2 regional airports, 9 municipal airparks, 3 railroads, 3 major interstates, plus the Florida Turnpike; countless acres of available land; 2 foreign trade zones; a workforce of approximately 125,000 within the region and approximately 3 million in contiguous counties; and a high-speed wireless broadband network, provided by the Florida Rural Broadband Alliance.