Why Bradenton Area?

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Some reasons why people live and do business in the Bradenton Area and Manatee County.

Official Rankings

North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota #4 in the Top 20 South Atlantic Cities
North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota has been ranked within the Top 30 Big Cities. (Area Development Online)
North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota #39 in the top 100 Leading Locations
(Area Development Online)

North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota within the Top 20 Big Cities for "Year-Over-Year Growth" (Area Development Online)
Florida ranked #5 in the "Top States for Doing Business 2015"
Bradenton-Sarasota #6 of 10 Best Metro Areas for Small Business (The Business Journal)
Bradenton #10 best medium-sized city for working women  (Nerdwallet) 
Bradenton #9 best places for teleworking (small metro) (Sperling’s)
Manatee County Port Manatee is the deepest & closest U.S. seaport to Panama Canal
2013 Bradenton #27 of 102 major markets for small-business vitality (The Business Journals)
Florida #8 in top 10 states for doing business (Area Development Online)