Since 2015, the Guide to Greater Gainesville has been the official go-to resource for newcomers, visitors and residents of the Greater Gainesville metro-region. Our partners include The University of Florida, Santa Fe College, UF Health, the Greater Gainesville Chamber of Commerce, the Gainesville Regional Airport and the cities of Gainesville, Alachua, Newberry and High Springs.
Guide was created through a unique private, public and government collaboration and shares valuable resource information, including: Neighborhood and city information, schools and zoning, arts and culture, parks and recreation, quality of life, sports and fitness, healthcare and much more.
The Greater Gainesville region continues to grow and evolve. Consistently ranked one of the best cities to live, start a business, and raise a family. Our region is well represented by a preeminent Top-7 publicly ranked University, the #1 community college in the nation, the top biotechnology incubator in the world, a thriving innovation district and one of the top health care systems in the country.
This Guide offers insight into what makes our community special and provides helpful resources for you as you prepare to relocate or have recently moved to Greater Gainesville. Our region is a thriving, dynamic, vibrant, culturally and historically rich place to live, work, play, dine, start a business, raise a family and retire.
As a product of True North FL, Inc, The Guide utilizes the strengths of interactive web, print, electronic media, social networking and mobile devices, all working together, we create a multi-faceted and interactive end-user experience. It combines award-winning photography and compelling articles that capture the many reasons for calling Greater Gainesville the region you choose to live, work and play.