District 14: Congresswoman Kathy Castor

Data Sources: *2020 Impact reported by respondent clients | **2019 Economic Impact Analysis of the FSBDCN by FSU CEFA | District Profile: U.S. SBA Office of Advocacy (Congress only)

Business & Economic Outcomes

District Statewide
**Sales Generated $301.6M $4.4B
*Gov't Contracts Acquired $8.8M $488.1M
*Capital Accessed $22.8M $553.5M
**Jobs Impacted: Direct, Indirect, Induced 2,575 37,966
*New Businesses Started 17 381
Service Snapshot
Existing & Aspiring Small Business Owners Consulted 1,454 24,191
Minorities 749 (52%) 8,988 (37%)
Veterans & Service Disabled Veterans 175 (12%) 2,316 (10%)
Women 603 (41%) 10,123 (42%)
Professional Consulting Hours Delivered 8,025 162,519

District Profile

  • Number of Small Employer Businesses
    19,438
  • Percent of Employer Businesses
    92.8%
  • Number of Workers Employed by Small Businesses
    166,011
  • Percent of Employees
    38.4%
  • Small Business Payroll
    $8.4B
  • Percent of Payroll
    36.4%
  • Number of Self-Employed Businesses (Census Bureau ACS, 2018)
    40,273

Success Stories

District 14 Contact Information

Statewide with 9 regional offices, over 40 centers, and approximately 50 outreach locations, Florida SBDC services are available to aspiring and existing businesses in every Florida county. Below are your district's resources and a link to a directory of additional Florida SBDC offices across the state.

Florida SBDC at USF (Regional Office)

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