Okeechobee County Industrial Land

Okeechobee County is one of Florida's rural communities, which provides access to a broader range of incentive programs and tools.

Key Industrial Site Features

A 27-acre, city-owned industrial site offering a robust ecosystem of agricultural, medical and manufacturing companies with a large existing labor force.

 

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Available talent

This site offers access to a workforce of over 700,000 within a 60-mile radius, so you can find the employees you need across a range of skill requirements.

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Customer access

The site sits just off US 98 and State Road 70, providing easy access to all of Florida’s major interstates and the state’s 21 million consumers.

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Supportive government

Enjoy a supportive local government and access to expedited permitting programs in Okeechobee County.

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Why Okeechobee County?

From its Class 1 CSX rail service to close proximity to eight international airports and PortMiami, Port Everglades and Port Manatee, Okeechobee County provides many options to ship or receive goods from anywhere in the world.

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