About Babcock Ranch
Welcome to Babcock Ranch, Florida
Babcock Ranch is an innovative new town that sets a whole new standard for sustainable, responsible growth.
Located in Southwest Florida just north of Fort Myers, Babcock Ranch combines the best of America’s great hometown traditions with all the conveniences of today and tomorrow. From the largest solar-plus-storage system operating in the U.S. today, the expansive public green spaces and trails to the gigabyte of fiber-optic connectivity standard to every home and and free wi-fi everywhere you may roam, it’s a place where families can benefit from the most advanced technologies, then walk out their doors to reconnect with nature and neighbors
Babcock Ranch will ultimately include 19,500 homes and six million square feet of commercial space.
A Sustainable City for All
Sustainability is at the core of everything we do at Babcock Ranch. From the building materials we use to the energy source that powers us and everything else in between, we’re minimizing our environmental footprint.
Where You Grow Up is a Pretty Big Deal
Your room. Your house. Your street. The place you learned to ride your bike. The place you learned to throw. The place you learned to climb and drive and be a good friend. The place that molds you is the place that stays with you your whole life. That’s why we created Babcock Ranch – to make not just life easier than ever before. So that if you ever do leave this town, this town will never leave you.
The Babcock Ranch Foundation
The Babcock Ranch Foundation is a Florida, 501(c)3 non-profit corporation with the mission to support, enhance, and implement projects that positively impact many worthy causes in Southwest Florida. Passionate about the issues that most affect children, current and future Foundation projects will build on the rich heritage and abundant opportunities in the areas of health and wellness, technology, energy and the environment to connect resources with those in our region who need them the most.
Fiber Internet in Every Home
Syd Kitson discusses technology and innovation at Babcock Ranch.
Trails Close to Every Neighborhood
Babcock Ranch's President, Rick Severance, touches on the integration of nature into every aspect of life at Babcock Ranch
Solar Powering Every Residence
Gary Nelson speaks about the innovations involved in bringing Babcock Ranch to life.
Parks in Every Neighborhood
Bill Waddill discusses amenities in Babcock Ranch neighborhoods which will bring residents closer to nature.