Florida Manager Quick Facts

  • Number of Counties: 67 – over 35 are Commission-Manager Form of Government or Commission – Administrator
  • Number of Cities: 411: approximately 260 to 270 are Council-Manager or Commission-Manager
  • Council-Manager (C-M) is the most prevalent form in both cities and counties
  • Florida tenure (city and county manager) – approximately 6.5 years
  • U.S. Tenure – approximately 7 years (both of these numbers are from an annual ICMA survey)