North Florida’s Cultural Hub
Alachua County is the one of largest counties in the North Florida region with nearly 300,000 residents. While it is known as the home of the University of Florida, one of the top public universities in the nation, Alachua is more than a typical college county. The area is known for its high-caliber K-12 education, making it an education hub for all ages. With a thriving arts community, hundreds of acres of greenspace, eclectic downtowns and local craft breweries, Alachua County is a vibrant place for every stage of life.