Top left: The new Kirkman Road overpass, part of the I-4 ultimate project. Right: Port Panama City is expanding. Bottom left: Jacksonville Transportation Authority wants to replace the Skyway rail system with driverless cars.
Economic Yearbook 2017
Civic Hardware: Infrastructure projects drive growth across Florida
Across Florida, infrastructure projects — from major work on I-4 in central Florida to pumps to protect Miami Beach from rising seas to bridge building in northwest Florida — are driving growth, as cities and counties invest to create more livable environments.
In this article, you'll find a map of counties with top demographics on Florida's population, median age, per capita income, unemployment rate and more. Also included in the Economic Yearbook is an in-depth analysis of the economy in each of Florida's regions. There are updates by county, people to watch, job statistics. The regions are: