Welcome to
Haines City

Haines City is centrally located near I-4
and Route 27 in the “Heart of Florida.”
There is no better place to open, expand
or relocate your business.

Shovel Ready
Opportunities

Over 8.5 million people live within a 100
mile radius of Haines City making it an
ideal location to open, expand or relocate
your business.

Haines City Rail

Haines City Short Line Rail
The city owned 2.5 mile railroad spur
connects the central CSX railroad line
through the city to the Haines City Industrial park
located along County Road 544

Haines City:
the Best Location
for Your Business

Exploring new ideas,
taking on fresh challenges,
and creating innovative partnerships.

Photo credit: Humberto Gutierrez

Haines City EDC Events Calendar

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Downtown Exit

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Industrial Park Cutoff

Haines City EDC Facebook Feed

Haines City EDC shared Vote Melony Bell's Melony Bell State House Campaign Kick Off Announcement. ... See MoreSee Less

Polk County Commissioner Melony Bell will announce her campaign for the Florida House District 56.

2 days ago

Melony Bell State House Campaign Kick Off Announcement

February 23, 2017, 4:30pm

Fort Meade City Hall, 8 W Broadway St, Fort Meade, FL 33841

Polk County Commissioner Melony Bell will announce her campaign for the Florida House District 56.

Haines City EDC shared City of Haines City - Government's post. ... See MoreSee Less

Ribs on the Ridge Entertainment Lineup.... FRIDAY 5:00PM–6:30PM: BURN 7:30PM–9:00PM: Daniel Burns and Nancy Kendrick (acoustic) 9:00PM–11:00PM: VIP Beachside Bonfire- Foley & Poindexter with special guest Jeni Taylor (acoustic entertainment) SATURDAY 10:00AM–2:00PM: The Nathan Baldwin Band (Break 11:30AM-12:30PM) 3:00PM–5:00PM: Black Water

4 days ago

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The Heart of Florida’s community, Haines City, and the Haines City Economic Development Council will host its 2nd Annual Regional Economic Summit Wednesday, April 12, 2017 from 7:30am to Noon. This regional Economic Summit is an opportunity to network with local leaders from Haines City, Polk County and the surrounding area. It’s free to the public and breakfast is provided. To attend, please email Tiffany Blomquist at tblomquist@hainescity.com.

1 week ago

Haines City's 2nd Annual Economic Summit

April 12, 2017, 7:30am

City of Haines City - Government

The Heart of Florida’s community, Haines City, and the Haines City Economic Development Council will host its 2nd Annual Regional Economic Summit Wednesday, April 12, 2017 from 7:30am to Noon. This regional Economic Summit is an opportunity to network with local leaders from Haines City, Polk County and the surrounding area. It’s free to the public and breakfast is provided. To attend, please email Tiffany Blomquist at tblomquist@hainescity.com.

Haines City and the Haines City Economic Development Council will host its 2nd Annual Regional Economic Summit Wednesday, April 12, 2017 from 7:30am to Noon. The event will be held at the Lake Eva Event Center, 799 Johns Ave, Haines City, FL 33844.

This regional Economic Summit is an opportunity to network with local leaders from Haines City, Polk County and the surrounding area. It’s free to the public and breakfast is provided. To attend, please email Tiffany Blomquist at tblomquist@hainescity.com.

Haines City EDC, Haines City Area Chamber of CommerceHaines City Rotary, Greater Haines City Kiwanis Club Professional Management Matters in Florida, ICMA - International City/County Management Association, Central Florida Sports, Polk County Government Florida, Polk County Public Schools, Polk State College, Florida Southern College, Florida Polytechnic University, Heart of Florida Regional Medical Center
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The Heart of Florida’s community, Haines City, and the Haines City Economic Development Council will host its 2nd Annual Regional Economic Summit Wednesday, April 12, 2017 from 7:30am to Noon. This regional Economic Summit is an opportunity to network with local leaders from Haines City, Polk County and the surrounding area. It’s free to the public and breakfast is provided. To attend, please email Tiffany Blomquist at tblomquist@hainescity.com.

1 week ago

Haines City's 2nd Annual Economic Summit

April 12, 2017, 7:30am

City of Haines City - Government

The Heart of Florida’s community, Haines City, and the Haines City Economic Development Council will host its 2nd Annual Regional Economic Summit Wednesday, April 12, 2017 from 7:30am to Noon. This regional Economic Summit is an opportunity to network with local leaders from Haines City, Polk County and the surrounding area. It’s free to the public and breakfast is provided. To attend, please email Tiffany Blomquist at tblomquist@hainescity.com.

LEGOLAND Florida
Haines City EDC shared LEGOLAND Florida's Life's a Beach at LEGOLAND Beach Retreat.
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Share with a friend who could use a warm and sunny vacation!

1 week ago

Share with a friend who could use a warm and sunny vacation!

We appreciate and love our firemen !! ... See MoreSee Less

The Haines City Fire Department would like to introduce the newest addition to our response fleet , Tower 611. She is a 95 foot, E-1, custom made for our department in collaboration with administration. This addition will enhance our capabilities and serve as an incredible asset to our city. Additionally , we had a special guest go for a ride in the bucket today , Ms. Rosie Hernandez. Rosie has been proudly serving as the Senior Executive Assistant to the City Manager and today is her last day. We wish you all the best in your future endeavors Rosie ! Haines City, Haines City Police Department, Haines City Area Chamber of Commerce, Polk County Sheriff's Office, Polk County Government Florida, FOX 13 News - Tampa Bay, ABC Action News - WFTS - Tampa Bay, Bay News 9, Daily Ridge Orlando, Florida, Orlando Sentinel, Central Florida News 13 , Central Florida Emergency Photography, Central Florida Emergency Management Network, State of Florida, Florida Firefighters Safety and Health Collaborative, Florida, City of Davenport Fire Department, Winter Haven Fire Department, Fire Dept. Coffee, Hungrybus Fire Apparatus Photography, Haines City High School

2 weeks ago

Haines City's Ribs on the Ridge BBQ competition is in less than 3 weeks away! Get ready for some of the best BBQ around! Watch Central Florida Sports' interview with Haines City about what to expect! #HainesCityPride Haines City Area Chamber of Commerce Polk County Government Florida Haines City EDC ... See MoreSee Less

On this edition of Sports Central, hosts Mark Jackson and Neal Duncan interview Gene Engle about the Orange Cup Regatta, Mary Jean Wesche about Mustangs and ...

3 weeks ago

Sommer Sports
Haines City EDC shared Sommer Sports's Orange Blossom Half Marathon-5K.
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Runners, don't miss the March 11 Orange Blossom Half Marathon-10K- 5K at Haines City, FL.The scenic half marathon course takes you through the heart of what was once Florida's Citrus Growing Region and includes several miles of clay roads. A 10K and 5K course is also offered. Details at www.OrangeBlossomHalf.com

3 weeks ago

Runners, don't miss the March 11 Orange Blossom Half Marathon-10K- 5K at Haines City, FL.The scenic half marathon course takes you through the heart of what was once Florida's Citrus Growing Region and includes several miles of clay roads. A 10K and 5K course is also offered. Details at www.OrangeBlossomHalf.com

Haines City's EDC President, Cyndi Jantomaso in attendance this week for Governor Rick Scott's 2017 Job Summit ... See MoreSee Less

3 weeks ago

Good Morning America
Haines City Unity in the Community
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WATCH: Fifth grade English teacher in North Carolina has an elaborate, personalized handshake with every one of his students, inspired by their personality."That brings them excitement and pumps them up for a high-energy class.” abcn.ws/2kiaieL

3 weeks ago

WATCH: Fifth grade English teacher in North Carolina has an elaborate, personalized handshake with every one of his students, inspired by their personality.