DeFuniak Springs is ideally located between Pensacola and Tallahassee along the I-10 corridor. With the new expansion of US Highway 331 there is now fast access to coastal Walton County. A Fedex Distribution Warehouse is only 15 minutes away. Affordable housing with a current infrastructure, places to dine, and recreational facilities. DeFuniak Springs is THE place to live in Walton County. And DeFuniak Springs wants to do business.
DeFuniak Springs tops the State of Florida as a place for business growth, entrepreneurship and employment. The state is pro-business. And no city is more pro-business in Walton County than DeFuniak Springs.
DeFuniak Springs has a business climate of diversity and growth. Supporting business for the tourism industry, as well as our Municipal Airport and Industrial Park make DeFuniak Springs the place to start your next venture. DeFuniak Springs was home to the start of education in the State of Florida and has continued that tradition with state of the art educational facilities and home to Emerald Coast Technical College to fast track technology and business training that is needed in the world today.
As a rural county on the booming Gulf coast, DeFuniak Springs works closely with the State of Florida and Walton County to maximize available tax incentives as you provide job creation. Tax abatement programs and a city that wants to find a way to help you open your business in DeFuniak Springs is the type of service you will not find in the surrounding area.