Okeechobee Florida Micro Metro

Okeechobee Florida Micropolitan Area is located in Central Florida and consists of Okeechobee County and the cities in the county.

Okeechobee Micro region is situated in the heart of Florida. It is known for its proximity to Lake Okeechobee, which is the largest freshwater lake in Florida and offers recreational activities like fishing, boating, and bird-watching.

Largest Cities in the Okeechobee Florida Metro Region include: Okeechobee

Okeechobee County is primarily rural and covers a significant portion of the northern shore of Lake Okeechobee.

The county's economy is mainly based on agriculture, with cattle ranching, citrus groves, and sugar cane farming being prominent industries. Okeechobee County is also home to the Kissimmee Prairie Preserve State Park, known for its extensive grasslands and wildlife.

While Okeechobee County itself is more rural, it attracts tourists due to its proximity to Lake Okeechobee. The lake is a popular destination for fishing enthusiasts, nature lovers, and outdoor enthusiasts who enjoy boating and kayaking. The region also offers opportunities for wildlife observation, camping, and eco-tourism. The city of Okeechobee also hosts the annual Okeechobee Music & Arts Festival, drawing visitors from around the state.