Jay, Florida offers the quiet, relaxed pleasure of a small community with big city conveniences. Conveniently located near several urban centers, the town of Jay is perfect for you.

They have something for everyone -- business or pleasure. Endless opportunities await for you in beautiful Jay, Florida.


The Jay Community is a perfect place for you industry due to its central locale and ...

  • Accessible to major highways
    Abundance of petroleum products
    Good climate
    Local library, county extension agent, county offices
    Strong work ethic
    Access to sewage and water
    Two fire stations
    Transportation with local trucking available; proximity to railroad
    Area churches representing various denominations
    Strong educational programs
    Near beaches
    Technical training available
    Excellent quality of life


Jay has a vast array of educational opportunites available with the highest of academic standards. Jay Elementary School, with grades Pre-K - 6, offers a diverse curriculum to help students develop social and academic skills which provide a strong base for future academic growth.

Grades 7 - 12 at Jay High School focus on the essential areas of learning while allowing opportunities for courses and activities based on individual interests.

Jay is also home to Pathway Christian School (Pre-K - 12), which follows an academic curriculum tailored to the individual student in a Christian learning environment.

Each school benefits from the outstanding support and involvement provided by the community.


Jay Hospital is a vital link to the community. A branch of Baptist Regional Health Care, Jay Hospital offers emergency, acute and long-term care services, as well as home health care and a community mobile clinic.

Three major hospitals including a trauma center, cancer center, rehabilitation center, and neonatal intensive care services are only an hour's drive away.

Additional health care services include a medical clinic, dental office and chiropractic office.

Local Businesses:

Jay's business sector can meet your needs with many products and services right at your fingertips:

  • Specialty and Gift Shops
    Grocery Stores
    Convenience Stores
    Realty Services
    Electric Cooperative
    Child Care Center
    Beauty and Barber Shops
    Veterinary Clinic

We have a strong work force, industrial sites, transportation, utilities and other resources you need when expanding or relocating your business. But most of all, we have a low crime rate and a quality of life that surpasses other towns our size.


You'll find all-American recreational activities in Jay. The spring and fall festivals, ball games at the City Park, and camping and canoeing on the Blackwater River are only a few of the fun-filled opportunities that await you in Jay.