Our mission is to be the frontline advocate for the Jefferson County business community. We will support activities that encourage economic growth and prosperity, while protecting our natural, historic and cultural resources. We will partner with area organizations to market a positive and progressive image of our community.
Known as the Keystone County, Jefferson County offers keys to quality living: A mild climate with unspoiled natural beauty, historic treasure, and the vital county seat of Monticello. Whether you are drawn to the natural environment, the historic charm, the arts or sports there’s always something to do in Monticello and Jefferson County.
Our climate allows year-round outdoor activity. If your preference is for biking, bird watching, canoeing on pristine rivers, hunting abundant game birds, deer and wild hog, or fishing on quiet natural lakes, you can find that and more in Jefferson County.
Monticello, the county seat founded in 1827, is 187 years old. A quaint roundabout encircles the Courthouse. Monticello’s downtown area has been designated a National Historic District and boasts hundreds of historic homes and buildings. Monticello is one of the most charming and historical towns in Florida. The village offers a trip back-in-time to antebellum Florida with its stately old homes and canopied streets.
Experience the perfect combination of true country living and the convenience of modern life. Discover Monticello and Jefferson County today!