About North Port
North Port, a thriving young community founded in 1959, has the amenities and assets that make it an attractive location for new business, industrial, office development and quality city living.
North Port has several prime development sites, ample sewer and water capacity and excellent interstate access via I-75. Its community amenities include quality public schools, outstanding parks and recreation facilities, beautiful golf courses, and a state-of-the-art performing arts center complemented by tree-lined streets, sidewalks and canals that meander through the City’s neighborhoods.
Air travel is accessible from three international and three municipal airport facilities located within 45 to 90 minutes of the City. Local seaports (Port Manatee and Port of Tampa) and rail service can connect products and materials to customers nationally and globally
For more information about doing business inside the City of North Port, contact the City's Economic Development Division at (941) 429-7001.
Businesses matter and business leaders are encouraged to contact the City's Business Advocate whenever they require the attention of the City Manager's Office to help them resolve issues that are impeding their regular operations.
Doing Business with the City
North Port's Purchasing Division, a division of the Finance Department, assists with the procurement of goods and services necessary to preserve and promote public welfare. Here are some resources for doing business with the City.
Businesses are the backbone of every community and the City of North Port recognizes the importance of its local business community. This is why the City places strong emphasis on offering programs for business owners to allow them to thrive.