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    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Okeechobee is 5.60 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Negative. Okeechobee jobs have Decreased by 0.82 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Okeechobee's cost of living is 14.00% Lower than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Okeechobee's population is 5,608 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 13.45 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 24 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Okeechobee is $97,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -33.91%.
    SCHOOLS
    Okeechobee public schools spend $8,926 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.9 students per teacher in Okeechobee.

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  10/15/2009
Small town living

I have lived in Okeechobee since 1985. It is a good place to raise kids due to lower crime rates, however, children-related activities are few and far between, unless... (Read More)

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  5/9/2009
Okeechobee

It was named for the Lake Okeechobee, which was itself named for Hitchiti words oka (water) and chobi (big). I grew up in Okeechobee County in the 70's, I still love... (Read More)

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  8/26/2008
Street Signs

This town has such a crazy name. I cant even pronounce it and i live... (Read More)

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