Okeechobee, FL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Okeechobee, Florida Info Snack

Population
5,574
Unemployment
3.9%
Poverty
18.4%
Median Home
$138,700
Median Income
$40,425
Median Rent
$926

Okeechobee SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
7
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
8.5

Okeechobee, FL Crime Report

219
Total Crimes
3,754.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
60.04%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Okeechobee
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 219 3,754.5 2,153.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 10 171.4 383.6 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 5.9 6.5
Robbery 2 34.3 62.2 73.9
Aggravated Assault 8 137.2 280.1 279.7
Property Crime 209 3,583.1 1,769.4 1,958.2
Burglary 19 325.7 240.6 314.2
Larceny 175 3,000.2 1,352.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 15 257.2 176.1 246.0

Okeechobee, FL Cost Of Living

89
Okeechobee's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Okeechobee Florida National Average
Overall 89 98 100
Services 101 99 100
Groceries 100 107 100
Health 113 98 100
Housing 60 96 100
Transportation 100 102 100
Utilities 116 106 100

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Rankings for Okeechobee in Florida

Map Of Okeechobee, FL

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Population over time in Okeechobee

Year Population % Change
2020 5,574 -1.1%
2019 5,638 0.8%
2018 5,596 0.3%
2017 5,582 0.3%
2016 5,566 -0.3%
2015 5,581 -0.6%
2014 5,613 -0.3%
2013 5,632 -0.8%
2012 5,676 -0.6%
2011 5,709 -

Race / Ethnicity in Okeechobee

White
53.6% (2,989)
African American
7.7% (431)
American Indian
0.2% (10)
Asian
3.1% (175)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.3% (129)
Hispanic
33.0% (1,840)
Race Okeechobee FL USA
White 53.6% 53.4% 60.1%
African American 7.7% 15.2% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 3.1% 2.7% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.4% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.3% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 33.0% 25.8% 18.2%

Gender in Okeechobee

Female
46.5% (2,590)
Male
53.5% (2,984)
Gender Okeechobee FL USA
Female 46.5% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 53.5% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Okeechobee for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (334)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (724)
High School / GED
34.0% (1,895)
Some College
21.0% (1,170)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (445)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (780)
Master's Degree
3.0% (167)
Professional Degree
1.0% (55)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Okeechobee FL USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Okeechobee, Florida

Less than $10,000
9.8% (54,387)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.7% (3,687)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.3% (68,522)
$25,000 to $34,999
17.3% (96,177)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.3% (90,646)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.8% (93,719)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.6% (36,873)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.2% (95,870)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.8% (15,671)
$200,000 or more
0.3% (1,843)
Income Okeechobee FL USA
Less than $10,000 9.8% 6.2% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.7% 4.2% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.3% 9.3% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 17.3% 9.9% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.3% 13.8% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.8% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.6% 12.5% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.2% 13.7% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.8% 5.6% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 0.3% 6.4% 8.3%

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