Select a New Section:

Okeechobee, Florida 3 Reviews | Leave a Comment  Add Favorite


Quick Facts About Okeechobee

    The unemployment rate in Okeechobee is 6.50 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Negative. Okeechobee jobs have Decreased by 0.69 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Okeechobee's cost of living is 7.30% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Okeechobee's population is 5,632 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 6.75 percent.
    Average Commute time is 28 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    The median home cost in Okeechobee is $120,100. Home appreciation the last year has been 2.10 percent.
    Okeechobee public schools spend $10,274 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 17.3 students per teacher in Okeechobee.

Best Places to Live in Okeechobee, Florida

See Places Rated and Ranked Click Here

Okeechobee Housing Market

It's a good time to buy in Okeechobee. Home Appreciation is up 2.1% in the last 12 months. Browse Okeechobee Real Estate.
The median home price in Okeechobee is $120,100. Browse Homes in this Range.
Learn More
Mortgage Calculator     Home Equity Calculator


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)
Street Signs
This town has such a crazy name. I cant even pronounce it and i live... (read more)
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)
To See All Comments for Okeechobee Click Here

Side-by-Side Comparison

Compare Okeechobee, Florida to any other place in the USA.

Ask A Okeechobee Expert

This place does not have any experts.
How To Become An Expert Here

Select a New Section: