A community for the digital age.
As Florida’s most rapidly growing tech hub and one of the fastest growing cities in the United States, St. Petersburg has become a center of opportunity, innovation, and culture. Boasting a growing ecosystem of startups, tech companies, and leaders in advancement, St. Pete is truly a hub for tech and innovation.
Located to the south of downtown, the St. Pete Innovation District anchors Florida’s High Tech Corridor and is home to one of the largest concentrations of world-class research organizations in the country. Home to higher education, healthcare, business incubation, media institutions and marine science centers, there is a highly connected community focused on innovation in St. Pete.
Innovation thrives here.
Developing tomorrow's tech workforce.
Startups and established companies alike are choosing to move to St. Pete because of the ever-expanding, highly skilled workforce. The influx of data analytics professionals, programmers, and fintech employees combined with the city’s strong emphasis on STEM education and infrastructure advancements fosters an environment where tech businesses can grow and thrive.
St. Pete supports new ventures through a strong community. Startup incubators, coworking spaces, and business meetups create a collaborative framework that sets the tone for a forward-thinking community. St. Pete’s Greenhouse provides startups a launchpad for high growth with an entrepreneurial center and small business consulting support services.
Supportive community resources.
Smart City connectivity.
In 2019, St. Pete became one of U.S. Ignite's Smart Gigabit Cities, providing entrepreneurs and local businesses the very best tools to facilitate growth.