Florida is a pretty great place to live and do business

Posted at 1:27 PM, May 13, 2014
and last updated 2014-05-13 13:27:00-04

Tallahassee, Fla. (WTXL) -- Florida has taken the top spot in quality of living environment from Texas.

Reasons include that Florida's business climate continued to improve and the state is growing closing to becoming the best state in the nation for businesses. 

According to the rankings, Florida continues on an upward trend.

The Sunshine State has also been named one of the best states in the country for start-up companies.