logo

Skip navigation and go directly to page content. Please email webmaster if we can do anything to improve the accessibility of this page.

Division of Community Development

Special District Accountability Program

Official List of Special Districts

County Totals as of January 15, 2021

Important Note: Multicounty special districts are counted for each county covered by the special districts jurisdiction; therefore, adding the figures will not provide accurate state totals. For accurate state totals, see Statewide Totals as of January 15, 2021.


Alachua - Total Active: 20


  • Single County: 16
  • Multi-County: 4
  • Independent: 11
  • Dependent: 9

Baker - Total Active: 8


  • Single County: 3
  • Multi-County: 5
  • Independent: 7
  • Dependent: 1

Bay - Total Active: 21


  • Single County: 18
  • Multi-County: 3
  • Independent: 10
  • Dependent: 11

Bradford - Total Active: 9


  • Single County: 4
  • Multi-County: 5
  • Independent: 7
  • Dependent: 2

Brevard - Total Active: 61


  • Single County: 54
  • Multi-County: 7
  • Independent: 28
  • Dependent: 33

Broward - Total Active: 96


  • Single County: 91
  • Multi-County: 5
  • Independent: 43
  • Dependent: 53

Calhoun - Total Active: 8


  • Single County: 3
  • Multi-County: 5
  • Independent: 6
  • Dependent: 2

Charlotte - Total Active: 30


  • Single County: 19
  • Multi-County: 11
  • Independent: 22
  • Dependent: 8

Citrus - Total Active: 15


  • Single County: 10
  • Multi-County: 5
  • Independent: 10
  • Dependent: 5

Clay - Total Active: 23


  • Single County: 20
  • Multi-County: 3
  • Independent: 19
  • Dependent: 4

Collier - Total Active: 52


  • Single County: 47
  • Multi-County: 5
  • Independent: 40
  • Dependent: 12

Columbia - Total Active: 8


  • Single County: 5
  • Multi-County: 3
  • Independent: 6
  • Dependent: 2

DeSoto - Total Active: 8


  • Single County: 5
  • Multi-County: 3
  • Independent: 7
  • Dependent: 1

Dixie - Total Active: 10


  • Single County: 2
  • Multi-County: 8
  • Independent: 9
  • Dependent: 1

Duval - Total Active: 39


  • Single County: 33
  • Multi-County: 6
  • Independent: 25
  • Dependent: 14

Escambia - Total Active: 18


  • Single County: 13
  • Multi-County: 5
  • Independent: 11
  • Dependent: 7

Flagler - Total Active: 18


  • Single County: 15
  • Multi-County: 3
  • Independent: 14
  • Dependent: 4

Franklin - Total Active: 13


  • Single County: 9
  • Multi-County: 4
  • Independent: 9
  • Dependent: 4

Gadsden - Total Active: 11


  • Single County: 9
  • Multi-County: 2
  • Independent: 4
  • Dependent: 7

Gilchrist - Total Active: 8


  • Single County: 3
  • Multi-County: 5
  • Independent: 6
  • Dependent: 2

Glades - Total Active: 16


  • Single County: 7
  • Multi-County: 9
  • Independent: 12
  • Dependent: 4

Gulf - Total Active: 13


  • Single County: 8
  • Multi-County: 5
  • Independent: 7
  • Dependent: 6

Hamilton - Total Active: 6


  • Single County: 3
  • Multi-County: 3
  • Independent: 6
  • Dependent: 0

Hardee - Total Active: 9


  • Single County: 7
  • Multi-County: 2
  • Independent: 6
  • Dependent: 3

Hendry - Total Active: 26


  • Single County: 15
  • Multi-County: 11
  • Independent: 21
  • Dependent: 5

Hernando - Total Active: 18


  • Single County: 13
  • Multi-County: 5
  • Independent: 12
  • Dependent: 6

Highlands - Total Active: 18


  • Single County: 15
  • Multi-County: 3
  • Independent: 8
  • Dependent: 10

Hillsborough - Total Active: 165


  • Single County: 159
  • Multi-County: 6
  • Independent: 111
  • Dependent: 54

Holmes - Total Active: 9


  • Single County: 4
  • Multi-County: 5
  • Independent: 8
  • Dependent: 1

Indian River - Total Active: 18


  • Single County: 14
  • Multi-County: 4
  • Independent: 14
  • Dependent: 4

Jackson - Total Active: 12


  • Single County: 8
  • Multi-County: 4
  • Independent: 7
  • Dependent: 5

Jefferson - Total Active: 8


  • Single County: 1
  • Multi-County: 7
  • Independent: 8
  • Dependent: 0

Lafayette - Total Active: 4


  • Single County: 1
  • Multi-County: 3
  • Independent: 4
  • Dependent: 0

Lake - Total Active: 39


  • Single County: 35
  • Multi-County: 4
  • Independent: 23
  • Dependent: 16

Lee - Total Active: 99


  • Single County: 90
  • Multi-County: 9
  • Independent: 90
  • Dependent: 9

Leon - Total Active: 17


  • Single County: 14
  • Multi-County: 3
  • Independent: 9
  • Dependent: 8

Levy - Total Active: 12


  • Single County: 4
  • Multi-County: 8
  • Independent: 10
  • Dependent: 2

Liberty - Total Active: 3


  • Single County: 0
  • Multi-County: 3
  • Independent: 3
  • Dependent: 0

Madison - Total Active: 6


  • Single County: 3
  • Multi-County: 3
  • Independent: 4
  • Dependent: 2

Manatee - Total Active: 83


  • Single County: 71
  • Multi-County: 12
  • Independent: 72
  • Dependent: 11

Marion - Total Active: 25


  • Single County: 19
  • Multi-County: 6
  • Independent: 16
  • Dependent: 9

Martin - Total Active: 16


  • Single County: 10
  • Multi-County: 6
  • Independent: 10
  • Dependent: 6

Miami-Dade - Total Active: 126


  • Single County: 122
  • Multi-County: 4
  • Independent: 91
  • Dependent: 35

Monroe - Total Active: 14


  • Single County: 11
  • Multi-County: 3
  • Independent: 9
  • Dependent: 5

Nassau - Total Active: 19


  • Single County: 15
  • Multi-County: 4
  • Independent: 14
  • Dependent: 5

Okaloosa - Total Active: 33


  • Single County: 27
  • Multi-County: 6
  • Independent: 23
  • Dependent: 10

Okeechobee - Total Active: 8


  • Single County: 4
  • Multi-County: 4
  • Independent: 8
  • Dependent: 0

Orange - Total Active: 57


  • Single County: 48
  • Multi-County: 9
  • Independent: 37
  • Dependent: 20

Osceola - Total Active: 66


  • Single County: 58
  • Multi-County: 8
  • Independent: 47
  • Dependent: 19

Palm Beach - Total Active: 99


  • Single County: 89
  • Multi-County: 10
  • Independent: 64
  • Dependent: 35

Pasco - Total Active: 86


  • Single County: 80
  • Multi-County: 6
  • Independent: 76
  • Dependent: 10

Pinellas - Total Active: 41


  • Single County: 36
  • Multi-County: 5
  • Independent: 18
  • Dependent: 23

Polk - Total Active: 80


  • Single County: 77
  • Multi-County: 3
  • Independent: 56
  • Dependent: 24

Putnam - Total Active: 13


  • Single County: 8
  • Multi-County: 5
  • Independent: 7
  • Dependent: 6

Santa Rosa - Total Active: 20


  • Single County: 14
  • Multi-County: 6
  • Independent: 13
  • Dependent: 7

Sarasota - Total Active: 45


  • Single County: 33
  • Multi-County: 12
  • Independent: 29
  • Dependent: 16

Seminole - Total Active: 18


  • Single County: 13
  • Multi-County: 5
  • Independent: 8
  • Dependent: 10

St. Johns - Total Active: 50


  • Single County: 45
  • Multi-County: 5
  • Independent: 42
  • Dependent: 8

St. Lucie - Total Active: 57


  • Single County: 54
  • Multi-County: 3
  • Independent: 48
  • Dependent: 9

Sumter - Total Active: 21


  • Single County: 19
  • Multi-County: 2
  • Independent: 17
  • Dependent: 4

Suwannee - Total Active: 8


  • Single County: 5
  • Multi-County: 3
  • Independent: 4
  • Dependent: 4

Taylor - Total Active: 10


  • Single County: 4
  • Multi-County: 6
  • Independent: 8
  • Dependent: 2

Union - Total Active: 8


  • Single County: 4
  • Multi-County: 4
  • Independent: 5
  • Dependent: 3

Volusia - Total Active: 44


  • Single County: 40
  • Multi-County: 4
  • Independent: 18
  • Dependent: 26

Wakulla - Total Active: 7


  • Single County: 3
  • Multi-County: 4
  • Independent: 5
  • Dependent: 2

Walton - Total Active: 17


  • Single County: 11
  • Multi-County: 6
  • Independent: 15
  • Dependent: 2

Washington - Total Active: 8


  • Single County: 4
  • Multi-County: 4
  • Independent: 5
  • Dependent: 3