Hendry County is located in Southwest Florida bordering Lake Okeechobee and Glades, Lee, Collier, Broward and Palm Beach Counties.
Hendry County was established in 1923 from a portion of Lee County and named for Captain Francis Asbury Hendry, an early settler and “the cattle king of South Florida.”
Region: Southwest Florida Region
Metro Area: Clewiston Florida Micropolitan Area
County Seat: LaBelle