The Tallahassee/Leon County Enterprise Zone
became effective January 1, 2003 and was re-designated by the State
of Florida on January 1, 2006. Almost twenty square miles in size
with a population of 52,790, the Enterprise Zone is located in the
central, southern and western portions of the community and lies
within both the corporate limits of Tallahassee and Leon County.
Tallahassee/Leon County Enterprise Zone
An Enterprise Zone is a specific geographic area
targeted for economic revitalization. Enterprise Zones encourage
economic growth and investment in distressed areas by offering tax
advantages and incentives to qualified businesses located within the
zone boundaries. There are currently 55 Enterprise Zones within the
State of Florida.
The Economic Development Council of Tallahassee/Leon County, Inc. (EDC)
is the administrator of the Tallahassee/Leon County Enterprise Zone.
For more information concerning specific benefits offered by the
Enterprise Zone please contact the EDC at (850) 224-8116 or visit
The EDCís web site has an Enterprise Zone Parcel ID Search where
users can verify if a parcel is located within the Tallahassee/Leon
County Enterprise Zone.
ENTERPRISE ZONE DEVELOPMENT AGENCY
The Enterprise Zone Development Agency (EZDA)
consists of eleven members and is charged with administering the
activities of the Tallahassee/Leon County Enterprise Zone. The
members of the EZDA, as prescribed by State Statutes, represent the
County and City Commissions, Enterprise Zone area businesses,
residents, non-profit agencies, local financial institutions, local
workforce development board, chamber of commerce, law enforcement
and code enforcement board. The following link lists the current
members of the EZDA along with their agency or interest they
represent and the dates of their term.
EZDA Board of Commissioners