Glades County, Florida Basics:

Glades County Florida - Government Site

Population: 13,139
Area: 806 square miles
County seat: Moore Haven
Area code(s) in use: 863
Time zone: EST
High school graduate or higher: 75.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.2%
Median household income: $35,219
Persons in poverty: 25.3%
Home ownership rate: 78.1%
Mean travel time to work: 29.6 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Charlotte  Desoto  Hendry  Highlands  Lee  Okeechobee  Palm Beach  

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Map of the Glades County area

Our detail map of Glades County shows the Glades County, Florida boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Glades County, Florida

  Airports     show all on map

Graham Landing Strip - Moore Haven Airport, Hilliard's Private Airport, Last Chance Ranch Airport, Lykes Brighton Airport, Lykes Palmdale Airport, Sundance Farms Airport

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Observation Shoal

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Blue Hole, Fisheating Bay, Moonshine Bay, Turners Cove

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Big Bear Beach

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Sheridan Bend

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Fisheating Creek Bridge, Harney Pond Canal Bridge, Indian Prairie Canal Bridge, Moore Haven Bridge

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Buckhead Ridge Community Volunteer Fire Company, Glades County Emergency Management, Glades County Emergency Medical Services Station 1, Glades County Emergency Medical Services Station 3, Glades County Public Library, Glades County Sheriff's Office, Glades County Sheriff's Office, Indian Hills Volunteer Fire Department, Lakeport Volunteer Fire Department, Moore Haven Correctional Facility, Moore Haven Volunteer Fire Department, Muce Volunteer Fire Department, Ortona Volunteer Fire Department, Palmdale Volunteer Fire Department, Seminole Department of Law Enforcement, Seminole Tribe of Florida Brighton Indian Reservation Fire Department

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Caloosahatchee Canal, Canal C-40, Harney Pond Canal, Indian Prairie Canal, Ninemile Canal, Old Moore Haven Canal

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Ortona Cemetery

  Census     show all on map

Buckhead Ridge Census Designated Place

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Brice Fine Pass, Cochrans Pass, Okeechobee Waterway, Whiddens Pass

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Buckhead Ridge Christian Church, Church of God of Moore Haven, First Baptist Church, Indian Church, Lakeport Church, Lakeport Church of Christ, New Hope Baptist Church, Ortona Church, Saint Josephs Church

  Dams     show all on map

Ortona Lock

  Guts     show all on map

Dynamite Pass, Gannet Slough, Gator Slough, Nicodemus Slough

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Port La Belle Marina

  Islands     show all on map

Boar Hammock, Boomers Island, Cabbage Island, Coffee Mill Hammock, Curry Island, Grass Island, Long Hammock, Observation Island, Saddle Hammock

  Lakes     show all on map

Donald Peeples Pond, Grogan Lake, Jacks Lake, Lake Hicpochee, Lykes Brothers Pond, Picnic Lake, Rock Lake, W H Peeples Pond One, W H Peeples Pond Three, W H Peeples Pond Two

  Locales     show all on map

Benbow Number Three, Benbow Number Two, Citrus Center, Gramlin Number Two, Liberty Point Number Two Siding, Silver Lake Ranch, South Florida Water Management District Pumping Station 127, South Florida Water Management District Pumping Station 129, South Florida Water Management District Pumping Station 131

  Military     show all on map

Fort Thompson (historical)

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Caloosahatchee Rock Mine

  Parks     show all on map

Fisheating Creek Wildlife Management Area, Fisheating Creek Wildlife Refuge, Tom Lykes Park

  Populated Places     show all on map

Benbow, Buckhead Ridge, Calusa Mobile Home Park, Cypress Ridge Estates Mobile Home Park, Fort Centre, Goodno, Hall City, Harrisburg, Holbrook Trailer Park, Lakeport, Liberty Point, Mayaimi (historical), Monkey Box, Moore Haven, Moore Haven Trailer Park, Muce, Ortona, Palmdale, Robert's Trailer Park, Sarasota Colony, Shawnee, Washington Park

  Post Offices     show all on map

Moore Haven Post Office

  Schools     show all on map

Booker T Washington School, Brighton Indian Day School, Moore Haven Adult Education Center, Moore Haven Elementary School, Moore Haven Junior-Senior High School

  Streams     show all on map

Bee Branch, Chaparral Slough, Cypress Branch, Deadmans Branch, East Prong Pollywog Creek, Fisheating Creek, Gopher Gully, John Henry Slough, Long Hammock Creek, Pollywog Creek, Rainey Slough, Turkey Branch, York Branch

  Swamps     show all on map

Big Sawgrass Swamp, Clay Slough, Cowbone Marsh, Linden Pens Marsh, Sixmile Marsh

  Towers     show all on map

Lykes Lookout Tower, Palmdale Lookout Tower, WKZY-FM (La Belle),

Glades County, Florida Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteGlades County White population 10,51110,511  
BlackGlades County Black population 1,7341,734
American IndianGlades County American Indian population 670670
MixedGlades County Mixed population 118118
AsianGlades County Asian population 9291
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderGlades County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

Additional population tables :
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Florida population by county