Build your career while preparing the next generation. If you care about children and strive to do your best, take a closer look at Sumter County.
Sumter County is a wonderful location to live, work and play! If you are looking for a career with the Sumter District Schools, we encourage you to take a closer look, as we are confident you will see why so many educational professionals have found rewarding careers in Sumter County.
Sumter County is home to 107,056 people. From the rural lifestyle of the south end of the county, to one of the largest active retirement communities in the nation located in the northeast corner, Sumter has a wide variety of activities and lifestyle options. You can enjoy suburban amenities like shopping, restaurants and entertainment in The Villages, but can also take the time to slow down and appreciate the natural beauty of the Sunshine State through hiking, camping, boating and fishing. Sumter has a little bit of everything, which makes it a wonderful place to live, work and play.Sumter's centralized location is in close proximity to larger urban areas such as Tampa and Orlando, for those looking for weekend excitement, and allows for quick trips to some of the most popular tourist destinations in Florida like Disney, St. Augustine, Clearwater Beach and Cape Canaveral. With several major highways traveling through Sumter, both coastlines are within a short drive.Please use the links below to take a closer look at Sumter County.