Basic information about the Okeechobee County
The Okeechobee County is located in the state of Florida. This county occupies 893 square miles, with 124 square miles being water areas. There are 39.996 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Okeechobee County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (77.53%), followed by Some Other Race (10.68%) and Black or African American (8.01%). There are 14.013 households in the county, while 68,74% of them are family households and 31,26% represent non family households. There are 3 cities and towns in Okeechobee County. The most populated city is Okeechobee city and the smallest town or village is Cypress Quarters CDP.