Okeechobee County, FL has a population of 39,420 people with a median age of 40.2 and a median household income of $36,415. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Okeechobee County, FL grew from 39,255 to 39,420, a 0.42% increase and its median household income grew from $35,405 to $36,415, a 2.85% increase.
The population of Okeechobee County, FL is 63.8% White, 25.1% Hispanic, and 8.49% Black. 23.3% of the people in Okeechobee County, FL speak a non-English language, and 91.5% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Okeechobee County, FL are University of Central Florida, with 15,953 graduates, University of Florida, with 14,701 graduates, and Miami Dade College, with 13,052 graduates.
The median property value in Okeechobee County, FL is $90,800, and the homeownership rate is 70.8%. Most people in Okeechobee County, FL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Okeechobee County, FL is 2 cars per household.
Okeechobee County, FL is the 46th most populated county in Florida and borders Glades County, FL; Hendry County, FL; Highlands County, FL; Indian River County, FL; Martin County, FL; Osceola County, FL; Palm Beach County, FL; Polk County, FL; St. Lucie County, FL& 4 more.