Okeechobee County County Metrics

Job Change

Jobs Year Over Year Change

1,079

Growth Rate

6.8%

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Net New Jobs Needed by 2030

1,106

Children in Poverty

37.3%

(Decreasing)

<10%

2030 Goal

3,057

(Decreasing)

3rd Grade Reading Scores

51%

(Declining)

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100%

2030 Goal

Florida Gap Map

Unemployed People

881

(Decreasing)

Unemployment Rate

4.9%

(Declining)

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The Florida Scorecard