Ocoee's economy is fueled by the Cherokee National Forest and the Ocoee River which is known for its whitewater rafting. The upper section of the Ocoee was home to the 1996 Olympics for slalom racing.
Ocoee has a McDonald's, a Dollar General Store, a Hardee's, a Huddle House, grocery store/supermarket, a bank and the Whitewater Inn. On November 30,2016, an EF3 tornado touched down in Ocoee, causing two deaths and severe damage to a post office and a shop.
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