Okaloosa County County Metrics

Job Change

Jobs Year Over Year Change

3,411

Growth Rate

3.5%

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Net New Jobs Needed by 2030

12,663

Children in Poverty

16.1%

(Increasing)

<10%

2030 Goal

7,357

(Increasing)

3rd Grade Reading Scores

58%

(Declining)

994

# Not Reading at Grade Level
(Increasing)

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100%

2030 Goal

Florida Gap Map

Unemployed People

1,928

(Decreasing)

Unemployment Rate

1.9%

(Declining)

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