Alachua Commerce Center

Development Ready

1,169 ACRES

Existing Utilities

Land Use:

  • Industrial, Commercial, & Residential


  • Industrial, Commercial, & Residential


  • Residential: +- 402
  • Industrial: +- 702
  • Commercial +- 51
  • Agricultural: +- 14


Waco Properties, Inc.


Waco Properties - 1,169 acres located in the growing City of Alachua, in the heart of North-Central Florida, proximate to both roadway and rail access, and home to solid employee base in what is known as ‘The Good Life Community’. Waco Properties significant land holdings have fostered the creation and growth of many key companies, including Wal-Mart, Dollar General, Sysco, Cintas Uniform Services, and many others.


Alachua Commerce Center’s holdings in Alachua are positioned to continue supporting growth and the City’s ability to attract future corporate and commercial opportunities. Waco’s properties are conveniently located on County Road 235A, which directly accesses US 441, and Interstate 75. The US 441 & I-75 interchange have recently been upgraded to better accommodate large truck traffic, longer entrance and exit ramps and signal upgrades.

Existing utility infrastructure is available to accommodate from small to distribution-center scale facilities. The majority of land holdings have Industrial Land Use and Industrial General Zoning, allowing a broad range of uses. Some areas also have Moderate Density Residential Land Use and RSF-1 & RSF-4 zoning, which also allows a wide range of housing options that can be built proximate to major employment centers.


The City of Alachua has a complete compliment of professional staff, from Planning and Community development to Public Services and its own Police Department. The City is also a Utility provider, with an ability to provide public services to its citizens, research & development, and industrial users alike. Development Plan, or Site Plan review, takes approximately six months to complete and numerous site and building construction companies are located in the City and familiar with local requirements and processes. Clay Electric is also an electric provider in the city of Alachua.