Discover Florida’s eastern gateway
Nestled on the beautiful eastern seaboard of the Atlantic Ocean and framed on the north and west by the pristine St. Marys River, Nassau County FL is blessed with abundant natural beauty and is home to Amelia Island, named one of the 25 best islands in the world to visit by the readers of Condé Nast Traveler.
Nassau County is located in the northeast corner of Florida at the Georgia border, just 30 miles north of downtown Jacksonville.
Our wide, sandy beaches, beautiful natural habitats, historic seaport, exciting array of recreational activities and wealth of cultural events make Amelia Island FL an ideal vacation destination we know you’ll want to visit again and again.
Captivated by Amelia Island’s southern charm and natural beauty, many visitors decide to relocate to Nassau County.
You’ll discover that our safe and welcoming communities, top-rated school district and diverse opportunities for employment, housing and recreation combine to create an outstanding quality of life that makes Nassau County a great place to call home.
For those looking to start or relocate a business, Nassau’s portfolio of rail, road and sea transportation infrastructures coupled with a thriving tourism industry foster a dynamic economic base. Ideally situated to serve important domestic and international markets, our outstanding workforce, shovel-ready industrial sites and business-friendly environment make Nassau County FL an ideal place to open for business.
Nassau County is generally divided into three areas: Hilliard FL in the northwest region, Callahan FL and Bryceville FL in the southwest and Amelia Island, Fernandina Beach, and Yulee in the east. It has an estimated population of 75,710.
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Amelia Island, Florida
Callahan & Bryceville, Florida
Fernandina Beach, Florida