Most Expensive Okeechobee Neighborhoods
|1||Route 78 / U.S. Route 98|
|2||Hilolo / Mildred|
|4||Basinger / Eagle Island|
|5||Route 98 / SE 18th Ter|
|6||Route 70 / SW 24th Ave|
|7||Barber Quarters / Bas...|
|8||Route 98 / SE 126th Blvd|
|9||Route 98 / NW 30th St|
Real estate in popular Okeechobee neighborhoods
Okeechobee is a somewhat small city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 5,718 people and 12 constituent neighborhoods, Okeechobee is the 266th largest community in Florida.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Okeechobee is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Okeechobee is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Okeechobee who work in sales jobs (15.43%), office and administrative support (14.54%) and maintenance occupations (7.63%).
The rate of college-level education in Okeechobee is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 10.87% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Okeechobee in 2010 was $22,360, which is middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $89,440 for a family of four. However, Okeechobee contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Okeechobee is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Okeechobee home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Okeechobee residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Okeechobee also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 25.23% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Okeechobee include German, English, Irish and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Okeechobee is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||1,953|
|OKEECHOBEE HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||63.35%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||36.65%|
|TYPE OF OKEECHOBEE HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||67.28%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||1.56%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||8.97%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||7.75%|
|SIZE OF OKEECHOBEE HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||0.44%|
|AGE OF OKEECHOBEE HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||12.58%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||54.95%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||26.23%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||6.24%|
|OKEECHOBEE REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$104,814|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$522|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $44,000||13.85%|
|$44,001 - $88,000||25.68%|
|$88,001 - $175,000||37.60%|
|$175,001 - $263,000||14.64%|
|$263,001 - $350,000||0.70%|
|$350,001 - $438,000||4.29%|
|$438,001 - $657,000||0.00%|
|$657,001 - $876,000||1.75%|
|PEOPLE OF OKEECHOBEE||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||6.97%|
|5 TO 17||18.00%|
|18 TO 24||10.75%|
|25 TO 34||13.73%|
|35 TO 54||23.41%|
|55 TO 64||10.39%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||16.74%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||63.96%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$43,106|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$22,360|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||26.48%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Construction (14.92%)
Public Service (6.28%)
Real estate (3.04%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (2.78%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||9.07%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||1.48%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.09%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||10.75%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||2.29%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||25.23%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (9.00%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (73.01%)
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