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Quality of Life

Quality of Life

We’re innovators, inventors, farmers and families. We’re proud of our heritage and history, and while many might consider us “small town USA,” we’re fine with that while at the same time not afraid to think big.

Levy County encompasses 1,412 square-miles, with a population density of 36.5 people per square mile, compared to the state average of 369.5 You have room to grow here, and with access to resources that help you do just that.

 

The cost of doing business is lower than many areas in the surrounding region, from affordable labor to few permitting and other fees, as well as insurance and other expenses. There is no state income tax, and property taxes are very affordable compared to other parts of the state.

We recently received marks for our quality of life, with smartasset.com ranking Levy County sixth in the state for overall value, including the quality of the education system, crime rate, and lowest average property taxes.

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