Hendry County, Florida

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Hendry County, Florida
Hendry County
Labelle FL crths01.jpg
The Hendry County Courthouse at LaBelle in 2010.
Seal of Hendry County, Florida
Location within Florida
Location within Florida
Map of the United States highlighting Florida
Florida's location within the U.S.
FoundedMay 11, 1923
Named forFrancis A. Hendry
Largest cityClewiston
 • Total1,190 sq mi (3,082 km2)
 • Land1,153 sq mi (2,986 km2)
 • Water37 sq mi (96 km2), 3.1%
Population (est.)
 • (2015)39,119
 • Density34/sq mi (13/km2)
Congressional district25th
Time zoneEastern: UTC−5/−4

Hendry County is a county in the U.S. state of Florida, and was formed on February 4, 1832. As of 2000, 36,210 people lived there. Hendry County's seat is La Belle.

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