Economic Impact: Columbia County

Columbia County Number of county students attending UF:
158
UF Alumni Residing in County:
1,092
Donor Giving:
$5,668,899
UF Employees by County of Residence:
108
Gator Club Members:
407
IFAS Extension:
View Columbia County IFAS Report (PDF)
UF/SHANDS Facilities:
  • SHANDS Lake Shore in Lake City
  • University of Florida Physicians: Primary Care at Lake City (SW and W offices)
    • Number of visits annually: 8, 216
    • Budget: $598,640
Suwannee River AHEC (SRAHEC):
Non-profit organization that conducts a wide range of programs designed to address the health professions shortages and needs of the medically underserved populations. SRAHEC has linked with UF Health Science Center to address dental health, mental health and injury and violence prevention.
UF PHHP Affiliations:
UF PHHP Research & Services:
  • SafeandMobileSeniors.org
    Transportation resources for seniors
  • Florida Office on Disability & Health
    State's first centralized program to coordinate Florida's disability programs & services.
  • AlzOnline
    National program for caregivers of people with dementia.
  • National Rural Behavioral Health Center
    School violence prevention: counseling & resources for elementary students.