Gulf Breeze consists of the incorporated city with its own city services, mayor and city council, and the unincorporated portion which is governed by the Santa Rosa County Board of Commissioners. Together, they are home to approximately 28,000 residents. Gulf Breeze has some of the best public schools in the state, as well as its own campus of Pensacola State College. Ninety-percent of the business community is small business entrepreneurs who enjoy working close to home. Tourism, education, military, medical, banking, technology and retail are the main components of the local economy. Gulf Breeze has a wide variety of residential subdivisions, ranging from apartments/condos and patio homes on up to large luxury, executive waterfront properties.