Living in Okeechobee
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Okeechobee is located in south central Florida along the northern rim of Lake Okeechobee, the state’s largest lake. Okeechobee has all of the perks of living near a metropolitan area without all the hassle. You’ll get to enjoy great year-round weather and the city is conveniently located near large shopping venues, recreation areas, transportation hubs, and cultural centers. Our community has a little bit for everyone. Okeechobee is not only a great place to work but an outstanding place to live!Visit Okeechobee Chamber of Commerce
Home, Sweet Home What’s to love about Okeechobee?
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Experience ideal weather throughout the year. During the hottest season the average temperature is a high of 90 degrees and a low of 70 degrees.
No State Income Tax
The state of Florida does not have state income tax, so you’ll get to enjoy more of what you earn!
Things to Do
Lake Okeechobee and it’s scenic trail offers boating, freshwater fishing, hiking and biking trails. There’s also plenty of local shops and restaurants to savor.Learn more about Okeechobee
Affordable Cost of Living
Compared to other US cities similar in size, housing and living costs remain fair.Explore Okeechobee County Economic Success