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Why Cape Coral

The Cape Coral Economic Development Office is dedicated to providing the resources and information you need to establish or grow your entrepreneurial enterprise or corporation in this rapidly growing metropolitan area.

Our team of economic strategists and business development professionals track emerging industries, identify business opportunities, design incentives, plan investment zones, offer resources and ombudsman outreach, and analyze market trends and workforce data. We act as the main liaison for new, relocating or expanding businesses that need assistance with applications, regulations, site selection and other questions. These services are provided at no cost.



Ideally situated on the Southwest Florida coast, Cape Coral is frequently ranked a favorite place to live, vacation and start a business.



In Cape Coral, Florida, you can move from work to play in no time and count on an average of 266 days of sunshine a year.  With our low cost of living and no state income tax, the 8th largest city in Florida still has an abundance of open land to develop.



Whether it’s tech, logistics, back office operations or a major corporation, Cape Coral is backed by a large and capable workforce ready to meet your business needs.



The Cape Coral metropolitan area offers Grade A educational opportunities at all levels, from public to private universities, technical colleges, the city’s own Charter School System and more.