Glades County, Florida

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Glades County, Florida
Gladesctycourthousefl01.jpg
Glades County Courthouse
Map of Florida highlighting Glades County
Location in the U.S. state of Florida
Map of the United States highlighting Florida
Florida's location in the U.S.
Founded April 23, 1921
Named for Florida Everglades
Seat Moore Haven
Largest city Moore Haven
Area
 • Total 987 sq mi (2,556 km2)
 • Land 806 sq mi (2,088 km2)
 • Water 181 sq mi (469 km2), 18.3%
Population (est.)
 • (2015) 13,670
 • Density 16/sq mi (6/km2)
Congressional district 17th
Time zone Eastern: UTC−5/−4
Website www.myglades.com

Glades County is a county in the U.S. state of Florida, and was formed on February 4, 1832. As of 2000, 10,576 people lived there. Glades County's seat is Moore Haven.

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