Manatee County is included in the North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area. Features of Manatee County include access to the Southern part of Tampa Bay, the Sunshine Skyway Bridge, and the Manatee River. Rowing facilities are being developed in the area and the Upper Manatee River Canoe Trail has been created. There are several parks and preserves.
We are a business friendly, diverse area on the west coast of Florida. A top rate tourist destination featuring white sand beaches, fine dining and exciting night life.