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Demographics Analysis

The people of Valparaiso City, Florida give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Valparaiso City, Florida)

Male:

Under 5 years : 56

5 to 9 years : 130

10 to 14 years : 199

15 to 17 years : 93

18 and 19 years : 427

20 years : 405

21 years : 338

22 to 24 years : 682

25 to 29 years : 188

30 to 34 years : 61

35 to 39 years : 73

40 to 44 years : 111

45 to 49 years : 219

50 to 54 years : 262

55 to 59 years : 100

60 and 61 years : 48

62 to 64 years : 100

65 and 66 years : 43

67 to 69 years : 23

70 to 74 years : 84

75 to 79 years : 41

80 to 84 years : 69

85 years and over : 41

Female:

Under 5 years : 84

5 to 9 years : 168

10 to 14 years : 107

15 to 17 years : 57

18 and 19 years : 91

20 years : 111

21 years : 51

22 to 24 years : 197

25 to 29 years : 86

30 to 34 years : 132

35 to 39 years : 82

40 to 44 years : 103

45 to 49 years : 219

50 to 54 years : 137

55 to 59 years : 121

60 and 61 years : 56

62 to 64 years : 74

65 and 66 years : 31

67 to 69 years : 56

70 to 74 years : 124

75 to 79 years : 79

80 to 84 years : 110

85 years and over : 57


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Valparaiso City, Florida)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 3,539

Multiple ancestry : 2,032

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 555


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Valparaiso City, Florida)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 5,520

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 23

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 164

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 180

Not a U.S. citizen : 239


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Valparaiso City, Florida)

Total:

Under 5 years : 140

5 to 17 years : 754

18 to 24 years : 2,302

25 to 34 years : 467

35 to 44 years : 369

45 to 54 years : 837

55 to 59 years : 221

60 and 61 years : 104

62 to 64 years : 174

65 to 74 years : 361

75 years and over : 397

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 140

5 to 17 years : 303

18 to 24 years : 180

25 to 34 years : 28

35 to 44 years : 75

45 to 54 years : 207

55 to 59 years : 33

60 and 61 years : 50

62 to 64 years : 116

65 to 74 years : 63

75 years and over : 23

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 320

18 to 24 years : 2,074

25 to 34 years : 338

35 to 44 years : 253

45 to 54 years : 481

55 to 59 years : 136

60 and 61 years : 35

62 to 64 years : 53

65 to 74 years : 250

75 years and over : 362

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 17

25 to 34 years : 58

35 to 44 years : 9

45 to 54 years : 80

55 to 59 years : 23

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 131

18 to 24 years : 31

25 to 34 years : 43

35 to 44 years : 32

45 to 54 years : 69

55 to 59 years : 29

60 and 61 years : 19

62 to 64 years : 5

65 to 74 years : 48

75 years and over : 12


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Valparaiso City, Florida)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 715

Female : 503

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 2,813

Female : 1,489

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 139

Female : 48

Foreign born:

Male : 126

Female : 293


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Valparaiso City, Florida)

Born in state of residence : 1,154

Born in other state in the United States : 3,823

Native: born outside the United States : 187

Foreign born : 119


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Valparaiso City, Florida)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 338

Now married, except separated : 396

Divorced : 97

Separated : 0

Widowed : 12

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 2,259

Now married, except separated : 1,198

Divorced : 204

Separated : 120

Widowed : 283

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 17

Now married, except separated : 113

Divorced : 35

Separated : 0

Widowed : 22

Foreign born:

Never married : 31

Now married, except separated : 201

Divorced : 44

Separated : 12

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Valparaiso City, Florida)

Speak only English : 5,166

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 313

Speak English less than "very well" : 7

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 34

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 118

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 56

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 18

Speak English less than "very well" : 19

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 159

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 73

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Valparaiso City, Florida

  • Other Groups: 1,651   (25.4%)
  • German: 810   (12.5%)
  • Irish: 797   (12.3%)
  • English: 717   (11.0%)
  • United States Or American: 546   (8.4%)
  • Italian: 288   (4.4%)
  • French (except Basque): 266   (4.1%)
  • Scottish: 214   (3.3%)
  • Scotch-irish: 170   (2.6%)
  • European: 162   (2.5%)
  • Dutch: 140   (2.2%)
  • British: 93   (1.4%)
  • Swedish: 88   (1.4%)
  • French Canadian: 74   (1.1%)
  • Polish: 63   (1.0%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 39   (0.6%)
  • Subsaharan African: 37   (0.6%)
  • Czech: 36   (0.6%)
  • Greek: 35   (0.5%)
  • Danish: 32   (0.5%)
  • Arab: 32   (0.5%)
  • Welsh: 20   (0.3%)
  • Scandinavian: 19   (0.3%)
  • Norwegian: 19   (0.3%)
  • Latvian: 19   (0.3%)
  • Slovak: 17   (0.3%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 13   (0.2%)
  • Finnish: 13   (0.2%)
  • Lithuanian: 12   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 11   (0.2%)
  • Russian: 10   (0.2%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 10   (0.2%)
  • Austrian: 9   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Portuguese: 7   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 4   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 4   (0.1%)
  • Romanian: 3   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Valparaiso City, Florida is 6,126



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Valparaiso City, Florida: 3,793
Female Population in Valparaiso City, Florida: 2,333


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Valparaiso City, Florida: 23.1
Median Female Resident Age in Valparaiso City, Florida: 40.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Florida is 41


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Valparaiso City, Florida


White


Both sexes

30.2

Male

25.2

Female

45.8

Black or African American


Both sexes

22.2

Male

22.4

Female

21.9

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

24.5

Male

22.8

Female

34.0

Asian


Both sexes

39.5

Male

22.6

Female

52.3

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

22.0

Male

38.5

Female

21.5

Other


Both sexes

21.9

Male

21.7

Female

24.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

21.4

Male

20.6

Female

22.3

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.6

Male

22.0

Female

24.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

31.1

Male

25.4

Female

46.4


(updated 2010)



Races in Valparaiso City, Florida


  • White: 5,283
  • African American: 179
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 422
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 201
  • Two or More Races: 41



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Valparaiso City, Florida citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Valparaiso City, Florida

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 28   (1.12%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 6   (0.24%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 10   (0.4%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 18   (0.72%)
  • 9th Grade: 39   (1.56%)
  • 10th Grade: 34   (1.36%)
  • 11th Grade: 50   (2%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 54   (2.16%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 813   (32.57%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 262   (10.5%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 468   (18.75%)
  • Associate Degree: 186   (7.45%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 278   (11.14%)
  • Master's Degree: 155   (6.21%)
  • Professional School Degree: 64   (2.56%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 31   (1.24%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 9   (0.58%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 4   (0.26%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 32   (2.06%)
  • 9th Grade: 5   (0.32%)
  • 10th Grade: 26   (1.67%)
  • 11th Grade: 47   (3.02%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 31   (1.99%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 487   (31.34%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 113   (7.27%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 351   (22.59%)
  • Associate Degree: 148   (9.52%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 154   (9.91%)
  • Master's Degree: 117   (7.53%)
  • Professional School Degree: 23   (1.48%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 7   (0.45%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Valparaiso City, Florida

  • Addie R. Lewis Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 281 Mississippi Avenue, Valparaiso, FL 32580, Phone: (850) 833-4130, Students: 609 )

  • Valparaiso Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 379 Edge Avenue, Valparaiso, FL 32580, Phone: (850) 833-4120, Students: 486 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Valparaiso City, Florida

  • Valparaiso Community Library


    459 Valparaiso Pkwy, Valparaiso, FL 32580

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Valparaiso City, Florida


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Valparaiso City, Florida affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Valparaiso City, Florida.

Area Features of Valparaiso City, Florida


Airport


(1) Eglin Air Force Base  

Bay


(1) Boggy Bayou   (2) Shirk Bayou   (3) Toms Bayou   (4) Weekley Bayou  

Building


(1) Eglin Air Force Base Fire Station 1   (2) Niceville Fire Department   (3) Niceville Police Department   (4) Valparaiso Police Department   (5) Valparaiso Volunteer Fire Department  

Cape


(1) Boggy Point   (2) Buccaroo Point  

Cemetery


(1) Sweeney Cemetery  

Civil


(1) City Of Niceville   (2) City Of Valparaiso   (3) Niceville-valparaiso Division  

Hospital


(1) Twin Cities Hospital  

Lake


(1) Brooks Pond   (2) Kendrick Pond   (3) Pine Lake  

Locale


(1) Bayou Plaza   (2) Palm Plaza   (3) Village Center  

Park


(1) Clearwater Park  

Populated Place


(1) Niceville   (2) Postil   (3) Valparaiso  

Reservoir


(1) Anderson Pond   (2) Brandt Pond   (3) Hazelwood Pond   (4) Plew Lake   (5) Trout Lake  

School


(1) Addie R Lewis Junior High School   (2) C W Ruckel Junior High School   (3) Edge School   (4) Niceville Senior High School   (5) Okaloosa-watson College   (6) Valparaiso Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Anderson Branch   (2) Bass Branch   (3) Fox Head Branch   (4) Juniper Creek   (5) Long Branch   (6) Mill Creek   (7) Ninemile Creek   (8) Pinelog Creek   (9) Point Lookout Creek   (10) Rogue Creek   (11) Still Branch   (12) Tenmile Creek   (13) Toms Creek   (14) Turkey Creek  

Tower


(1) Wbzr-am Destin   (2) Wfsh-am Valparaiso-niceville  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Valparaiso City, Florida

32580 (pop. 4,919)


Cities Nearby Valparaiso City, Florida

Valparaiso City, FL  (pop. 6,126) 0.0 Miles
Niceville City, FL  (pop. 12,400) 1.6 Miles
Niceville-valparaiso Ccd, FL  (pop. 33,615) 1.9 Miles
Eglin Ccd, FL  (pop. 10,253) 2.9 Miles
Eglin Afb Cdp, FL  (pop. 6,498) 4.7 Miles
Lake Lorraine Cdp, FL  (pop. 7,143) 6.3 Miles
Shalimar Town, FL  (pop. 927) 6.7 Miles
Destin City, FL  (pop. 12,637) 8.0 Miles
Ocean City Cdp, FL  (pop. 5,143) 8.0 Miles
Fort Walton Beach Ccd, FL  (pop. 86,339) 8.5 Miles



Area Code(s) in Valparaiso City, Florida

850



Elevation in Valparaiso City, Florida is 66.0 ft. (20.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Valparaiso City, Florida

Lat: 30.507047 N        Long: -86.497024 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Valparaiso City, Florida need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Florida

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.77 6.66 5.08 6.83 0.00 7.04
  Total Electric Industry 7.77 6.66 5.08 6.83 0.00 7.04
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.91 6.77 5.19 6.85 0.00 7.16
  Total Electric Industry 7.91 6.77 5.19 6.85 0.00 7.16
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.75 6.58 5.02 6.81 0.00 6.99
  Total Electric Industry 7.75 6.58 5.02 6.81 0.00 6.99
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.99 6.69 5.26 6.96 0.00 7.20
  Total Electric Industry 7.99 6.69 5.26 6.96 0.00 7.20
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.78 6.35 5.13 6.72 0.00 6.96
  Total Electric Industry 7.78 6.35 5.13 6.72 0.00 6.96
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.82 6.39 5.16 6.69 0.00 7.01
  Total Electric Industry 7.82 6.39 5.16 6.69 0.00 7.01
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.99 6.63 5.11 6.80 0.00 7.18
  Total Electric Industry 7.99 6.63 5.11 6.80 0.00 7.18
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.08 6.62 5.04 6.80 0.00 7.19
  Total Electric Industry 8.08 6.62 5.04 6.80 0.00 7.19
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.89 6.38 4.81 6.64 0.00 7.01
  Total Electric Industry 7.89 6.38 4.81 6.64 0.00 7.01
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.73 6.22 4.77 6.61 0.00 6.85
  Total Electric Industry 7.73 6.22 4.77 6.61 0.00 6.85
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.77 6.25 4.84 6.96 0.00 6.91
  Total Electric Industry 7.77 6.25 4.84 6.96 0.00 6.91
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 8.59 7.08 5.18 7.60 0.00 7.67
  Total Electric Industry 8.59 7.08 5.18 7.60 0.00 7.67
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 8.16 6.64 5.23 7.43 0.00 7.31
  Total Electric Industry 8.16 6.64 5.23 7.43 0.00 7.31
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 8.55 7.13 5.41 0.00 7.21 7.72
  Total Electric Industry 8.55 7.13 5.41 0.00 7.21 7.72
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 8.99 7.61 5.84 0.00 7.45 8.16
  Total Electric Industry 8.99 7.61 5.84 0.00 7.45 8.16
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 9.62 8.16 6.46 0.00 8.03 8.76
  Total Electric Industry 9.62 8.16 6.46 0.00 8.03 8.76
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 11.33 9.91 7.71 0.00 10.32 10.45
  Total Electric Industry 11.33 9.91 7.71 0.00 10.32 10.45

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Valparaiso City, Florida

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 131   (4.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 62   (2.1%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 89   (3.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 302   (10.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 673   (23.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 396   (13.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 222   (7.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 133   (4.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 119   (4.1%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 113   (3.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 62   (2.1%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 49   (1.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 399   (13.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 180   (6.1%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Valparaiso City, Florida)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,287

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 639

In 3-person carpool : 276

In 4-person carpool : 22

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 74

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 188

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 4

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 54

Motorcycle : 39

Bicycle : 113

Walked : 106

Other means : 27

Worked at home : 25


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Valparaiso City, Florida)

Less than 5 minutes : 366

5 to 9 minutes : 571

10 to 14 minutes : 680

15 to 19 minutes : 203

20 to 24 minutes : 883

25 to 29 minutes : 185

30 to 34 minutes : 564

35 to 39 minutes : 124

40 to 44 minutes : 70

45 to 59 minutes : 133

60 to 89 minutes : 50

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Valparaiso City, Florida)

With Social Security income : 675

No Social Security income : 1,398


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Valparaiso City, Florida)

With retirement income : 810

No retirement income : 1,263


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Valparaiso City, Florida)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 4

$15,000 to $19,999 : 29

$20,000 to $24,999 : 30

$25,000 to $29,999 : 27

$30,000 to $34,999 : 141

$35,000 to $39,999 : 23

$40,000 to $44,999 : 36

$45,000 to $49,999 : 65

$50,000 to $59,999 : 162

$60,000 to $74,999 : 142

$75,000 to $99,999 : 155

$100,000 to $124,999 : 100

$125,000 to $149,999 : 41

$150,000 to $199,999 : 104

$200,000 or more : 27


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Valparaiso City, Florida)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $61,512


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Valparaiso City, Florida

  • WNWF (1120 AM; 1.0 kW; Niceville, FL; Owner: Andala Enterprises, Inc.)
  • WFTW (1260 AM; 2.5 kW; Fort Walton Beach, FL; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WDSP (1280 AM; 5.0 kW; Defuniak Springs, FL; Owner: The Sportzmax, Inc.)
  • WFSH (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Niceville, FL; Owner: Flagship Communications, Inc.)
  • WTKE (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Fort Walton Beach, FL; Owner: Star Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WZEP (1460 AM; 10.0 kW; Defuniak Springs, FL; Owner: Walton County Broadcasting, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Valparaiso City, Florida

  • WRKN (100.3 FM; Fort Walton Beach, FL; Owner: R. Lee Hagan, Receiver For Station Wrkn)
  • WWAV (102.1 FM; Destin, FL; Owner: Qantum Of Fort Walton Beach License Company, Llc)
  • WMXZ (103.1 FM; Freeport, FL; Owner: Qantum Of Fort Walton Beach License Company, Llc)
  • WYZB (105.5 FM; Fort Walton Beach, FL; Owner: Star Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WSBZ (106.3 FM; Destin, FL; Owner: Carter Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WUWF (88.1 FM; Gulf Breeze, FL; Owner: The University Of West Florida)
  • WTJT (90.1 FM; Baker, FL; Owner: Okaloosa Public Radio, Inc.)
  • WPSM (91.1 FM; Fort Walton Beach, FL; Owner: Fort Walton Beach Educational Broadcasting Foundation)
  • WAKJ (91.3 FM; Defuniak Springs, FL; Owner: First Baptist Church, Inc.)
  • WFFY (92.1 FM; Niceville, FL; Owner: Qantum Of Ft. Walton Beach License Company, Llc)
  • WNCV (93.3 FM; Fort Walton Beach, FL; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WGCX (95.7 FM; Gulf Breeze, FL; Owner: 550 Am, Inc.)
  • WZNS (96.5 FM; Fort Walton Beach, FL; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WTKE-FM (98.1 FM; Fort Walton Beach, FL; Owner: Star Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WKSM (99.5 FM; Fort Walton Beach, FL; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Valparaiso City, Florida

  • WFGX (Channel 35; Fort Walton Beach, FL; Owner: Wfgx Licensee, Llc)
  • WFBD (Channel 48; Freeport, FL; Owner: George S. Flinn, Jr.)
  • WPAN (Channel 53; Gulf Breeze, FL; Owner: Franklin Media, Inc.)
  • WAWD (Channel 58; Destin, FL; Owner: Beach Tv Properties, Inc.)
  • 960403KF (Channel 64; Freeport, FL; Owner: Delta Media Corporation)
  • 960404LK (Channel 64; Destin, FL; Owner: Winstar Broadcasting Corp.)
  • 960405KE (Channel 64; Destin, FL; Owner: Marri Broadcasting Corportion)
  • 960405KH (Channel 64; Freeport, FL; Owner: Valuevision International, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Valparaiso City, Florida

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 363  (40.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 154  (17.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 79  (8.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 6  (0.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 200  (22.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 245  (27.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 188  (21.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 383  (43.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 9  (1.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 0 Farms In Valparaiso City, Florida


(updated 2008)



Banks In Valparaiso City, Florida

Synovus Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $26.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 270

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Valparaiso City, Florida

  • Northwest Florida Regional


    (about 2.3 miles in Valparaiso, Florida; Airport Code: VPS)

  • Destin-Ft. Walton Beach


    (about 7.6 miles in Destin, Florida; Airport Code: DSI)

  • Duke Field


    (about 10.0 miles in Duke Field Afs, Florida; Airport Code: EGI)

  • Duke Field (Eglin Af Aux Nr 3)


    (about 10.1 miles in Duke Field Afs, Florida; Airport Code: EGI)

  • Hurlburt Field


    (about 12.6 miles in Hurlburt Field, Florida; Airport Code: RQZ)

  • Bob Sikes


    (about 18.9 miles in Crestview, Florida; Airport Code: CEW)

  • Whiting Field NAS North


    (about 34.6 miles in Milton, Florida; Airport Code: NSE)

  • Pensacola International


    (about 41.1 miles in Pensacola, Florida; Airport Code: PNS)

  • Pensacola Gulf Coast Regional


    (about 41.2 miles in Pensacola, Florida; Airport Code: PNS)

  • Pensacola Regional


    (about 41.2 miles in Pensacola, Florida; Airport Code: PNS)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Valparaiso City, Florida

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

76.39%

Carpooled

14.97%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.67%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.13%

Motorcycle

0.57%

Bicycle

0.47%

Walked

4.27%

Other Means

1.08%

Worked At Home

1.45%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Valparaiso City, Florida, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Valparaiso City, Florida)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 882

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 98

Female householder, no husband present : 106

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 857

Householder not living alone : 130


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Valparaiso City, Florida)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 72

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 2,001


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Valparaiso City, Florida)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 744

Renter-occupied housing units : 138

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 94

Renter-occupied housing units : 4

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 63

Renter-occupied housing units : 43

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 414

Renter-occupied housing units : 573


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Valparaiso City, Florida)

Less than $10,000 : 106

$10,000 to $14,999 : 57

$15,000 to $19,999 : 112

$20,000 to $24,999 : 152

$25,000 to $29,999 : 58

$30,000 to $34,999 : 261

$35,000 to $39,999 : 202

$40,000 to $44,999 : 148

$45,000 to $49,999 : 99

$50,000 to $59,999 : 235

$60,000 to $74,999 : 180

$75,000 to $99,999 : 191

$100,000 to $124,999 : 100

$125,000 to $149,999 : 41

$150,000 to $199,999 : 104

$200,000 or more : 27


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Valparaiso City, Florida)

Total : 2,201


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Valparaiso City, Florida)

Occupied : 2,073

Vacant : 128


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Valparaiso City, Florida)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Valparaiso City, Florida)

Built 2005 or later : 25

Built 2000 to 2004 : 80

Built 1990 to 1999 : 387

Built 1980 to 1989 : 372

Built 1970 to 1979 : 257

Built 1960 to 1969 : 412

Built 1950 to 1959 : 554

Built 1940 to 1949 : 49

Built 1939 or earlier : 65


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Valparaiso City, Florida)

Utility gas : 967

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 46

Electricity : 1,028

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 32


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Valparaiso City, Florida)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 43

$50,000 to $59,999 : 13

$60,000 to $69,999 : 13

$70,000 to $79,999 : 42

$80,000 to $89,999 : 38

$90,000 to $99,999 : 69

$100,000 to $124,999 : 57

$125,000 to $149,999 : 41

$150,000 to $174,999 : 230

$175,000 to $199,999 : 170

$200,000 to $249,999 : 210

$250,000 to $299,999 : 143

$300,000 to $399,999 : 68

$400,000 to $499,999 : 109

$500,000 to $749,999 : 46

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 23


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Valparaiso City, Florida)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 79

Home equity loan only : 96

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 487

Housing units without a mortgage : 653


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Valparaiso City, Florida)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $245,400

Built 1980 to 1989 : $180,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $282,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $178,100

Built 1950 to 1959 : $168,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $181,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $96,900


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Valparaiso City, Florida: 60.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Florida: 65.2%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Valparaiso City, Florida

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Military quarters : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Valparaiso City, Florida

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 8 8 $1,451,300
  Two Family 1 2 $97,633
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

9 10 $1,548,933
2000        
  Single Family 1 1 $273,200
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $273,200
2001        
  Single Family 5 5 $788,200
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $788,200
2002        
  Single Family 4 4 $719,384
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $719,384
2003        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2004        
  Single Family 7 7 $1,650,283
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $1,650,283
2005        
  Single Family 61 61 $5,384,600
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

61 61 $5,384,600
2006        
  Single Family 11 11 $1,770,325
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

11 11 $1,770,325


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Valparaiso City, FL): $39,521
Median Household Income In 2000 (Florida): $38,819


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Valparaiso City): $79,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Florida): $93,200


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Valparaiso City): $480
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Florida): $641


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Valparaiso City, Florida

Utility Gas: 48.9%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.1%
Electricity: 48.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.4%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.4%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.4%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Valparaiso City, Florida are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Valparaiso City, Florida

Gentiva Health Services


     Address: 417 C Nw Race Track Road, Fort Walton Beach, Florida 32547
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/1/1987

Angels Care Home Health Of Emerald Coast


     Address: 2018-d Lewis Turner Blvd, Fort Walton Beach, Florida 32547
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/28/2005

Okaloosa Regional Home Health Services


     Address: 130 B Redstone Avenue, Crestview, Florida 32539
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/8/1996

Healthmark Home Health Agency


     Address: 4413 Us Highway 331 South, Defuniak Springs, Florida 32435
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/30/1992

Senior Home Care Inc


     Address: 3 West Garden Street, Suite 600, Pensacola, Florida 32502
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/26/2003

Hospitals Close To Valparaiso City, Florida

Twin Cities Hospital


     Address: 2190 Highway 85 North, Niceville, Florida 32578
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Sacred Heart Hospital At The Emerald Coast


     Address: 7800 Us Hwy 90 West, Destin, Florida 32550
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

North Okaloosa Medical Center


     Address: 151 Redstone Ave Se, Crestview, Florida 32539
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Gulf Breeze Hospital


     Address: 1110 Gulf Breeze Parkway, Gulf Breeze, Florida 32561
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Healthmark Regional Medical Center


     Address: 4413 Us Hwy 331 S, Defuniak Springs, Florida 32435
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Valparaiso City, Florida

Manor At Blue Water Bay,the


     Address: 1500 North White Point Road, Niceville, Florida 32578
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 110
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Westwood Health Care Center


     Address: 1001 Mar Walt Drive, Fort Walton Beach, Florida 32547
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 52
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Emerald Coast Center


     Address: 114 Third St Se, Fort Walton Beach, Florida 32548
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 99
     Percent Occupied: 83%

Parthenon Healthcare Of Ft Wal


     Address: 1 Lbj Senior Drive, Fort Walton Beach, Florida 32547
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 88
     Percent Occupied: 73%

Delta Health Care Center


     Address: 138 Sandestin, Destin, Florida 32541
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 82
     Percent Occupied: 85%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Valparaiso City, Florida

Name: Farley
Address: PO Box 470; Ashford, AL 36312
Distance: 88 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Valparaiso City, Florida

    Retired Workers: 575
    Disabled Workers: 70
    Widowers Workers: 85
    Spouses Workers: 60
    Children Workers: 35


(updated 2007)



Okaloosa County, Florida Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 21.58%
  • Bush & Cheney 77.65%
  • Other 0.77%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Valparaiso City, Florida citizens.

Relocation to Okaloosa County, FL

10.79 % of Okaloosa County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $47,569

Florida Average 8.71 %

0.88 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $39,776

Florida Average 0.22 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Okaloosa County, FL (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Santa Rosa County , FL 0.71 % ($33,682 AGI )
  • Walton County , FL 0.56 % ($47,773 AGI )
  • Escambia County , FL 0.26 % ($29,073 AGI )

Relocation away from Okaloosa County, FL

11.73 % of Okaloosa County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $42,054

Florida Average 7.73 %

0.83 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $36,183

Florida Average 0.12 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Okaloosa County, FL (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Santa Rosa County , FL 1.03 % ($35,772 AGI )
  • Walton County , FL 0.87 % ($69,393 AGI )
  • Escambia County , FL 0.37 % ($28,489 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Florida

Low Bracket: (State Income Tax Free)
High Bracket: (State Income Tax Free)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Florida

6.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Valparaiso City, Florida is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Valparaiso City, Florida

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
05/05/2005, 04:10 pm 0 0 $10K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
04/25/2003, 03:30 am 0 0 $5K --
08/27/2000, 03:50 pm 0 0 $5K --
03/13/1999, 11:05 pm 0 0 $4K --
06/20/1997, 01:00 pm 0 0 $1K --
         



Hurricanes And Storms In Valparaiso City, Florida

  • Tropical Depression: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 30 Knots



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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Valparaiso City, Florida directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Valparaiso City, Florida

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 1 2 1 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 31 0 0 15 0 16 33 17 0 0 0
Robbery 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 1
    per 100,000 46 0 15 15 0 15 0 0 0 35 0 19 19
Assault 11 6 6 0 2 9 11 3 8 3 2 6 4
    per 100,000 167 90 92 0 31 139 182 48 134 52 39 116 78
Burglary 26 19 14 26 17 17 23 20 11 14 12 11 8
    per 100,000 395 284 215 400 262 263 380 321 184 242 235 213 156
Larceny Theft 59 62 62 111 134 61 37 53 21 43 33 35 36
    per 100,000 897 925 951 1,708 2,068 943 612 852 351 744 646 678 701
Vehicle Theft 10 3 5 6 0 12 4 3 2 1 1 3 4
    per 100,000 152 45 77 92 0 185 66 48 33 17 20 58 78
Arson 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 15 0 0 0 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
4 2 2 0 0 3 3 1 3 2 0 2 1
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
24 21 20 36 38 23 16 19 9 15 12 12 12
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
14 11 11 18 19 13 9 10 6 8 6 7 7


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Florida

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
33,990 35,910 43,590 47,455 51,847 53,202 47,524 58,780 61,303 63,990


(updated 2014)



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