Pahokee Real Estate

Pahokee is a city located on the shore of Lake Okeechobee in Palm Beach County, Florida, United States. The population was 5,985 at the 2000 census. As of 2007, the population recorded by the U.S. Census Bureau is 6,459. Culturally, Pahokee is associated with the Florida Heartland, although officially it is a part of South Florida.

Pahokee was incorporated in 1922.The name "Pahokee" means 'grassy waters' in the Creek language. The locals people refer to Pahokee as "The Muck" which refers to the mineral-rich dark soil in which sugarcane, citrus fruits, and corn are grown by agribusinesses. It was once known as the "Winter Vegetable Capital of the World" in its heyday when the city had thriving commerce.

Pahokee - Town vs. County Stats

Avg Price in Pahokee: $243,100 / County Avg $1,539,900

8%

Avg Taxes in Pahokee: $1,400 / County Avg $10,000

7%

Avg Sq. Ft. in Pahokee: 1,782 / County Avg 2,292

39%

Avg Price per/sqft in Pahokee:$136 / County Avg $672

20%

Avg Walkscore in Pahokee: 28 / County Avg 31

45%

Avg Year Built in Pahokee: 1968 / County Avg 1986

50%

Avg Days on Website in Pahokee: 69 / County Avg 76

45%

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Areas in Pahokee FL
5560
Palm Beach 5500 - 5510