Clearwater – Bright and Beautiful from Bay to Beach
Located on Florida’s Gulf Coast, Clearwater is centrally located on the Pinellas County peninsula near the cities of Tampa and St. Petersburg. Clearwater is a short drive to two international airports serving 22 million passengers annually and Port Tampa Bay, Florida’s largest port, and offers rail and interstate access connecting businesses to Miami, Orlando and Jacksonville, Florida's largest economies.
World famous Clearwater Beach is at the heart of the Pinellas County tourism market drawing 5 million visitors each year. Based on millions of reviews, the 2019 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Award ranked Clearwater Beach No. 1 in the United States for the second year in a row, and No. 6 in the world.
As the county seat, the city supports a large number of county and municipal offices and is home to a growing and diverse business climate with established businesses in finance, information technology, software, insurance, marine science, medical technology, tourism and advanced manufacturing. Clearwater’s vibrant business community is drawn to its strong local workforce and a coastal lifestyle that offers variety of outdoor recreational activities, world-class entertainment and professional and collegiate sporting events.