The City actively promotes our business community and encourages new development to better support the economy, to expand employment and to improve our quality of life. We invite you to explore this area to meet all your business needs.
Welcome to Leesburg, Florida!
Economic Development Director
Economic Development General E-mail
Phone: (352) 728-9786, ext. 1111
Cell: (352) 638-4407
Leesburg by the Numbers
The City of Leesburg, with a population of 21,057 residents, is located about 45 miles northwest of Orlando and 80 miles northeast of Tampa. The municipality includes 38 square miles and serves utilities to more than 50 square miles in north Lake County. The Leesburg business area attracts more than 50,000 people to work each weekday.
Municipal area: 37 sq. miles
Average Age: 42.7
Housing Units: 10,909
Med. home income: $33,053
City utilities: 5
A Destination for Business
Leesburg's industry and technology park offers more than 640 acres of prime development area at Florida's Turnpike and County Road 470. The site is zoned for fast-track approvals of industrial development and features a full complement of public utilities including water, sewer, electric, natural gas and high-speed fiber-optic data communications.