Glades County, Florida

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Glades County, Florida
Glades County Courthouse
Location within Florida
Location within Florida
Map of the United States highlighting Florida
Florida's location within the U.S.
FoundedApril 23, 1921
Named forFlorida Everglades
SeatMoore Haven
Largest cityMoore Haven
 • Total987 sq mi (2,556 km2)
 • Land806 sq mi (2,088 km2)
 • Water181 sq mi (469 km2), 18.3%
Population (est.)
 • (2015)13,670
 • Density16/sq mi (6/km2)
Congressional district17th
Time zoneEastern: UTC−5/−4

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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