About Citrus County
Welcome to Citrus County. If you've ever wanted to swim with a manatee, relax in front of a gorgeous sunset, or reel in the "big one" on one of our scenic rivers... then you've come to the right place!
Citrus County was created in 1887 and was formerly part of Hernando County. It was named for the county's citrus trees. The rich historical culture and variety of shops, water recreation, golfing, and dining experiences, make Citrus County one of the most enjoyable places on the west coast.
Citrus County: Work, Live, Play
The rich historical culture and variety of shops, water recreation, golfing, and dining experiences, make Citrus County one of the most enjoyable places on the west coast.
Biking In Inverness
The Withlacoochee State Trail is only blocks from the heart of downtown Inverness Florida. The City has made their town a walkable, bicycle friendly community, adding benefits for all who visit.
Homosassa Dragon Boat Festival
Fun and competition on the Homosassa River. Competing teams row their boats forward to the beat of a drum, racing to the finish line to see who will reach it first!
Visit Citrus County
Enjoy unspoiled natural surroundings, championship golf, unique shops, abundant history and endless aquatic adventure in The Water Lover's Florida.
National Wildlife Refuge Three Sisters Springs
Celebrating Refuge Day at Three Sister Springs along with the ribbon cutting of the new 1300 foot boardwalk.