Living in Okeechobee, FL

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Okeechobee, Florida Info Snack

Population
5,724
Unemployment
6.2%
Poverty
18.0%
Median Home
$113,700
Median Income
$41,570
Median Rent
$775

Okeechobee SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
9

Okeechobee, FL Crime Report

209
Total Crimes
3,640.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
46.99%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Okeechobee
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 209 3,640.5 2,524.1 2,476.7
Violent Crime 13 226.4 378.4 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 5.2 5.0
Robbery 3 52.3 75.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 10 174.2 258.3 250.2
Property Crime 196 3,414.0 2,145.7 2,109.9
Burglary 15 261.3 295.2 340.5
Larceny 166 2,891.5 1,668.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 15 261.3 181.8 219.9

Okeechobee, FL Cost Of Living

91
Okeechobee's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Okeechobee Florida National Average
Overall 91 99 100
Services 104 99 100
Groceries 104 105 100
Health 110 100 100
Housing 59 96 100
Transportation 100 98 100
Utilities 115 102 100

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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
2019 5,724 1.5%
2018 5,638 0.8%
2017 5,596 0.3%
2016 5,582 0.3%
2015 5,566 -0.3%
2014 5,581 -0.6%
2013 5,613 -0.3%
2012 5,632 -0.8%
2011 5,676 -0.6%
2010 5,709 -

Race / Ethnicity in Okeechobee

White
60.0% (3,432)
African American
10.1% (577)
American Indian
0.6% (32)
Asian
2.3% (131)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
4.4% (253)
Hispanic
22.7% (1,299)
Race Okeechobee FL USA
White 60.0% 53.9% 60.7%
African American 10.1% 15.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.6% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.3% 2.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.4% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 22.7% 25.6% 18.0%

Gender in Okeechobee

Female
45.6% (2,611)
Male
54.4% (3,112)
Gender Okeechobee FL USA
Female 45.6% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 54.4% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Okeechobee for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.0% (515)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (744)
High School / GED
39.0% (2,232)
Some College
20.0% (1,144)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (515)
Bachelor's Degree
8.0% (457)
Master's Degree
2.0% (114)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Okeechobee FL USA
< 9th Grade 9.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 39.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 8.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Okeechobee, Florida

Less than $10,000
7.0% (40,003)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.3% (30,296)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.2% (87,065)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.0% (63,240)
$35,000 to $49,999
21.5% (123,245)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.5% (100,302)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.1% (35,002)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.9% (67,946)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.1% (23,531)
$200,000 or more
0.3% (1,764)
Income Okeechobee FL USA
Less than $10,000 7.0% 6.5% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.3% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.2% 9.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.0% 10.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 21.5% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.5% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.1% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.9% 13.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.1% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 0.3% 6.0% 7.7%

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