The Sunshine State's infrastructure is solid. But poor health and an assault on voting rights cloud the picture.
Governor: Ron DeSantis, Republican
GDP growth (Q1 2021): 7%
Unemployment rate (May 2021): 4.9%
Top corporate tax rate: 4.46%
Top individual income tax rate: None
Gasoline tax: 42.46 cents/gallon
Bond rating: (Moody's/S&P): Aaa, stable/AAA, stable
Major private employers: Walt Disney World Resort, Universal Orlando Resort, NextEra Energy, Inc.
Economic profile sources: U.S. Census Bureau, U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federation of Tax Administrators, American Petroleum Institute (excluding 18.40 cent/gallon federal tax), Moody's Investor Service, S&P Global Market Intelligence