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Demographics Analysis

The people of Okaloosa County, 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
(Okaloosa County, Florida)

Male:

Under 5 years : 6,360

5 to 9 years : 5,838

10 to 14 years : 5,596

15 to 17 years : 3,814

18 and 19 years : 2,675

20 years : 1,712

21 years : 1,671

22 to 24 years : 5,067

25 to 29 years : 8,303

30 to 34 years : 6,789

35 to 39 years : 5,406

40 to 44 years : 5,325

45 to 49 years : 6,609

50 to 54 years : 7,276

55 to 59 years : 6,088

60 and 61 years : 1,846

62 to 64 years : 3,158

65 and 66 years : 1,889

67 to 69 years : 2,446

70 to 74 years : 2,744

75 to 79 years : 2,381

80 to 84 years : 1,393

85 years and over : 1,146

Female:

Under 5 years : 6,401

5 to 9 years : 5,758

10 to 14 years : 5,346

15 to 17 years : 3,184

18 and 19 years : 1,976

20 years : 997

21 years : 1,194

22 to 24 years : 4,181

25 to 29 years : 6,967

30 to 34 years : 6,095

35 to 39 years : 5,295

40 to 44 years : 5,566

45 to 49 years : 6,445

50 to 54 years : 7,274

55 to 59 years : 6,276

60 and 61 years : 2,102

62 to 64 years : 3,638

65 and 66 years : 1,945

67 to 69 years : 2,457

70 to 74 years : 3,519

75 to 79 years : 2,872

80 to 84 years : 2,210

85 years and over : 1,892


(updated 2013)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Okaloosa County, Florida)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 170,372

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 1,513

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 5,254

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 7,227

Not a U.S. citizen : 4,756


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Okaloosa County, Florida)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 10,248

5 to 17 years : 16,176

18 to 24 years : 6,969

25 to 34 years : 7,952

35 to 44 years : 5,126

45 to 54 years : 5,657

55 to 59 years : 2,828

60 and 61 years : 710

62 to 64 years : 1,089

65 to 74 years : 2,190

75 years and over : 1,439

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 2,246

5 to 17 years : 11,746

18 to 24 years : 10,918

25 to 34 years : 16,897

35 to 44 years : 13,246

45 to 54 years : 18,504

55 to 59 years : 7,777

60 and 61 years : 2,700

62 to 64 years : 5,039

65 to 74 years : 11,560

75 years and over : 9,355

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 174

5 to 17 years : 1,034

18 to 24 years : 1,047

25 to 34 years : 1,088

35 to 44 years : 1,153

45 to 54 years : 1,369

55 to 59 years : 532

60 and 61 years : 165

62 to 64 years : 58

65 to 74 years : 50

75 years and over : 97

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 93

5 to 17 years : 580

18 to 24 years : 539

25 to 34 years : 2,217

35 to 44 years : 2,067

45 to 54 years : 2,074

55 to 59 years : 1,227

60 and 61 years : 373

62 to 64 years : 610

65 to 74 years : 1,200

75 years and over : 1,003


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Okaloosa County, Florida)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 16,102

Now married, except separated : 14,609

Divorced : 4,875

Separated : 976

Widowed : 1,256

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 22,317

Now married, except separated : 54,739

Divorced : 12,679

Separated : 2,476

Widowed : 6,466

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 2,144

Now married, except separated : 2,701

Divorced : 750

Separated : 175

Widowed : 40

Foreign born:

Never married : 1,717

Now married, except separated : 7,399

Divorced : 1,366

Separated : 240

Widowed : 796


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Okaloosa County, Florida)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 6,127

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 8,806

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3,520

$15,000 to $24,999 : 5,224

$25,000 to $34,999 : 4,479

$35,000 to $49,999 : 4,005

$50,000 to $64,999 : 2,555

$65,000 to $74,999 : 751

$75,000 or more : 2,351

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 9,409

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 15,152

$10,000 to $14,999 : 7,804

$15,000 to $24,999 : 15,633

$25,000 to $34,999 : 11,661

$35,000 to $49,999 : 13,026

$50,000 to $64,999 : 9,429

$65,000 to $74,999 : 3,956

$75,000 or more : 12,607

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 979

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 1,058

$10,000 to $14,999 : 485

$15,000 to $24,999 : 769

$25,000 to $34,999 : 628

$35,000 to $49,999 : 691

$50,000 to $64,999 : 529

$65,000 to $74,999 : 254

$75,000 or more : 417

Foreign born:

No income : 1,733

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 2,675

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,133

$15,000 to $24,999 : 2,212

$25,000 to $34,999 : 945

$35,000 to $49,999 : 1,021

$50,000 to $64,999 : 861

$65,000 to $74,999 : 213

$75,000 or more : 725


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Okaloosa County, Florida)

Born in state of residence : 21,318

Born in other state of the United States : 29,922

Native; born outside the United States : 27,021

Foreign born : 19,120


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Okaloosa County, Florida)

Under 3 years : 7,239

3 and 4 years : 5,522

5 years : 2,458

6 to 8 years : 7,363

9 to 11 years : 6,151

12 to 14 years : 6,495

15 to 17 years : 6,852


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Okaloosa County, Florida)

Less than $10,000 : 4,675

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3,752

$15,000 to $19,999 : 3,554

$20,000 to $24,999 : 3,626

$25,000 to $29,999 : 3,436

$30,000 to $34,999 : 4,262

$35,000 to $39,999 : 4,489

$40,000 to $44,999 : 3,374

$45,000 to $49,999 : 3,016

$50,000 to $59,999 : 6,501

$60,000 to $74,999 : 9,018

$75,000 to $99,999 : 8,767

$100,000 to $124,999 : 6,228

$125,000 to $149,999 : 3,360

$150,000 to $199,999 : 3,098

$200,000 or more : 2,682


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Okaloosa County, Florida is 189,122



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Okaloosa County, Florida: 95,532
Female Population in Okaloosa County, Florida: 93,590


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Okaloosa County, Florida: 35.0
Median Female Resident Age in Okaloosa County, Florida: 39.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Florida is 41


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Okaloosa County, Florida


White


Both sexes

40.9

Male

39.4

Female

42.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

30.3

Male

29.9

Female

30.6

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

40.1

Male

40.5

Female

38.9

Asian


Both sexes

42.6

Male

32.2

Female

47.6

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

28.9

Male

25.9

Female

32.3

Other


Both sexes

26.7

Male

27.2

Female

26.1

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.6

Male

17.0

Female

18.1

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

26.0

Male

25.5

Female

26.7

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.8

Male

40.4

Female

43.2


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Okaloosa County, Florida)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 7,186

No health insurance coverage : 421

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 12,916

No health insurance coverage : 920

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,455

No health insurance coverage : 2,355

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,941

No health insurance coverage : 4,623

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,355

No health insurance coverage : 2,758

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 11,034

No health insurance coverage : 2,295

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 9,675

No health insurance coverage : 1,222

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 7,079

No health insurance coverage : 0

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 4,860

No health insurance coverage : 28

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 7,259

No health insurance coverage : 387

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 11,672

No health insurance coverage : 1,371

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,689

No health insurance coverage : 2,351

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 9,681

No health insurance coverage : 2,986

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 8,606

No health insurance coverage : 2,099

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 10,893

No health insurance coverage : 2,736

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 10,419

No health insurance coverage : 1,590

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 7,773

No health insurance coverage : 60

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 6,603

No health insurance coverage : 29


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Okaloosa County, Florida)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,022

No employer-based health insurance : 5,585

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 5,699

No employer-based health insurance : 8,137

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,912

No employer-based health insurance : 4,898

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,100

No employer-based health insurance : 7,464

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,537

No employer-based health insurance : 4,576

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 6,565

No employer-based health insurance : 6,764

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,895

No employer-based health insurance : 6,002

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,597

No employer-based health insurance : 4,482

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,475

No employer-based health insurance : 3,413

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,627

No employer-based health insurance : 6,019

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,535

No employer-based health insurance : 8,508

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,298

No employer-based health insurance : 5,742

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 5,331

No employer-based health insurance : 7,336

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,940

No employer-based health insurance : 5,765

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 6,503

No employer-based health insurance : 7,126

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 5,538

No employer-based health insurance : 6,471

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,167

No employer-based health insurance : 5,666

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,767

No employer-based health insurance : 4,865


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Okaloosa County, Florida)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 60,384

Born in other state in the United States : 109,988

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 1,148

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 5,619

Foreign born : 11,983


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Okaloosa County, Florida)

Speak only English : 159,177

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 10,005

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 673

German or other West Germanic languages : 988

Slavic languages : 201

Other Indo-European languages : 1,259

Korean : 427

Chinese : 300

Vietnamese : 604

Tagalog : 969

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 1,376

Other and unspecified languages : 382


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Okaloosa County, Florida)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 143

No Medicare coverage : 21,300

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 1,870

No Medicare coverage : 50,843

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 11,605

No Medicare coverage : 362

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 226

No Medicare coverage : 20,463

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 2,183

No Medicare coverage : 54,867

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 13,955

No Medicare coverage : 510


(updated 2013)



Races in Okaloosa County, Florida


  • White: 150,820
  • African American: 16,732
  • American Indian: 831
  • Asian: 5,870
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 272
  • Some Other Race: 5,363
  • Two or More Races: 9,234



(updated 2013)



The population density in Okaloosa County, Florida is 194 people per square mile.


(updated 2010)



Foreign Born Residents in Okaloosa County, Florida

Okaloosa County: 8,984
         Asia: 39.7%
         Europe: 33.3%
         Latin America: 20.7%

Florida: 2,670,828
         Asia: 8.7%
         Europe: 13.3%
         Latin America: 72.8%


(updated 2010)



The daytime population change in Okaloosa County, Florida due to commuting is -40,564 (-22.4%).


(updated 2010)



Marriage Population in Okaloosa County, Florida

Male:

 

Never Married

13.26%

Now Married:

 

Married, Spouse Present

28.24%

Married, Spouse Absent:

 

Separated

0.83%

Other

1.61%

Widowed

1.01%

Divorced

5.47%

Female:

 

Never Married

8.36%

Now Married:

 

Married, Spouse Present

28.17%

Married, Spouse Absent:

 

Separated

1.07%

Other

1.12%

Widowed

4.49%

Divorced

6.36%

(updated 2010)



Urban/Rural Population in Okaloosa County, Florida

Urban:

 

Inside Urbanized Areas

75.12%

Inside Urban Clusters

12.90%

Rural:

 

Farm

0.24%

Nonfarm

11.73%

(updated 2010)



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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Okaloosa County, Florida

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 264   (0.47%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 176   (0.31%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 379   (0.68%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 942   (1.68%)
  • 9th Grade: 880   (1.57%)
  • 10th Grade: 910   (1.63%)
  • 11th Grade: 889   (1.59%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 1,182   (2.11%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 13,793   (24.64%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 5,147   (9.2%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 10,864   (19.41%)
  • Associate Degree: 4,957   (8.86%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 8,612   (15.39%)
  • Master's Degree: 5,485   (9.8%)
  • Professional School Degree: 922   (1.65%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 570   (1.02%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 267   (0.47%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 221   (0.39%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 607   (1.08%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 1,320   (2.34%)
  • 9th Grade: 944   (1.67%)
  • 10th Grade: 1,350   (2.39%)
  • 11th Grade: 1,342   (2.38%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 1,798   (3.18%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 16,722   (29.62%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 5,741   (10.17%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 9,371   (16.6%)
  • Associate Degree: 5,113   (9.06%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 8,214   (14.55%)
  • Master's Degree: 2,823   (5%)
  • Professional School Degree: 377   (0.67%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 247   (0.44%)


(updated 2010)



School Enrollment in Okaloosa County, Florida

Male:


  • Enrolled In Nursery School, Preschool: 1,536 (1.9%)
  • Enrolled In Kindergarten: 1,292 (1.6%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 1 To Grade 4: 4,944 (6.0%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 5 To Grade 8: 4,929 (5.9%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 9 To Grade 12: 5,041 (6.1%)
  • Enrolled In College, Undergraduate Years: 4,038 (4.9%)
  • Enrolled In Graduate Or Professional School: 677 (0.8%)
  • Not Enrolled In School: 60,536 (72.9%)

Female:


  • Enrolled In Nursery School, Preschool: 1,516 (1.9%)
  • Enrolled In Kindergarten: 1,190 (1.5%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 1 To Grade 4: 4,585 (5.6%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 5 To Grade 8: 4,776 (5.9%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 9 To Grade 12: 4,820 (5.9%)
  • Enrolled In College, Undergraduate Years: 4,405 (5.4%)
  • Enrolled In Graduate Or Professional School: 696 (0.9%)
  • Not Enrolled In School: 59,264 (72.9%)

(updated 2010)



School Enrollment By Age
(Okaloosa County, Florida)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 1,631

5 to 9 years : 9,791

10 to 14 years : 9,863

15 to 17 years : 6,216

18 and 19 years : 2,639

20 to 24 years : 3,865

25 to 34 years : 3,432

35 years and over : 2,832

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 1,541

5 to 9 years : 1,431

10 to 14 years : 929

15 to 17 years : 589

18 and 19 years : 156

20 to 24 years : 365

25 to 34 years : 479

35 years and over : 474

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 2,350

5 to 9 years : 374

10 to 14 years : 150

15 to 17 years : 193

18 and 19 years : 1,856

20 to 24 years : 10,592

25 to 34 years : 24,243

35 years and over : 95,892


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Okaloosa County, Florida

  • Okaloosa County School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 120 Lowery Place, Se, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, Phone: (850) 833-3109, Students: 31,011 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Okaloosa County, Florida

  • Baker School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1369 14th Street, Baker, FL 32531, Phone: (850) 689-7279, Students: 1,344 )

  • Max Bruner Junior Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 322 Holmes Boulevard Nw, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, Phone: (850) 833-3266, Students: 998 )

  • Davidson Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 6261 Old Bethel Road, Crestview, FL 32536, Phone: (850) 683-7500, Students: 968 )

  • Destin Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 630 Kelly Street, Destin, FL 32541, Phone: (850) 833-4360, Students: 868 )

  • C. W. Ruckel Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 201 North Partin Drive, Niceville, FL 32578, Phone: (850) 833-4142, Students: 851 )

  • Antioch Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 4700 Whitehurst Lane, Crestview, FL 32536, Phone: (850) 683-7540, Students: 793 )

  • Lance C. Richbourg Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 500 Alabama Avenue, Crestview, FL 32536, Phone: (850) 689-7229, Students: 770 )

  • W. C. Pryor Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 201 Racetrack Road Nw, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547, Phone: (850) 833-3613, Students: 721 )

  • Destin Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 689 Regatta Bay Boulevard, Destin, FL 32541, Phone: (850) 833-7655, Students: 704 )

  • Clifford Meigs Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 150 Richbourg Avenue, Shalimar, FL 32579, Phone: (850) 833-4301, Students: 702 )

  • Bluewater Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 4545 Range Road, Niceville, FL 32578, Phone: (850) 833-4240, Students: 683 )

  • Walker Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 2988 Stillwell Boulevard, Crestview, FL 32539, Phone: (850) 689-7220, Students: 681 )

  • Liza Jackson Preparatory School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 546 Mary Esther Cut Off, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, Phone: (850) 833-3321, Students: 676 )

  • James E Plew Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 220 Pine Avenue, Niceville, FL 32578, Phone: (850) 833-4100, Students: 651 )

  • Bob Sikes Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 425 Adams Drive, Crestview, FL 32536, Phone: (850) 689-7268, Students: 644 )

  • Northwood Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 501 4th Avenue Nw, Crestview, FL 32536, Phone: (850) 689-7252, Students: 642 )

  • Elliott Point Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 301 Hughes Avenue, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, Phone: (850) 833-3355, Students: 633 )

  • Florosa Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1700 Highway 98 West, Mary Esther, FL 32569, Phone: (850) 833-4381, Students: 621 )

  • Southside Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 650 S Pearl Street, Crestview, FL 32539, Phone: (850) 689-7203, Students: 616 )

  • Addie R. Lewis Middle School


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

Largest High Schools (Public) In Okaloosa County, Florida

  • Niceville Senior High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 800 E John Sims Parkway, Niceville, FL 32578, Phone: (850) 833-4109, Students: 2,350 )

  • Fort Walton Beach High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 400 Hollywood Boulevard S, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, Phone: (850) 833-3300, Students: 2,031 )

  • Crestview High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1250 N Ferdon Boulevard, Crestview, FL 32536, Phone: (850) 689-7177, Students: 1,878 )

  • Choctawhatchee Senior High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 110 Racetrack Road Nw, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, Phone: (850) 833-3614, Students: 1,867 )

  • Owc Collegiate High School


    ( Grades: 10-12, Location: 100 College Boulevard, Niceville, FL 32578, Phone: (850) 729-4949, Students: 239 )

  • Okaloosa Applied Tech Center


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1976 Lewis Turner Bouleva, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547, Phone: (850) 833-3500, Students: 115 )

  • Fort Walton Beach Success Academy


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 400 Hollywood Boulevard S, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, Phone: (850) 833-3300, Students: 70 )

  • Choctawatchee Academy


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 110 Racetrack Road Nw, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547, Phone: (850) 833-3614, Students: 63 )

  • North Okaloosa Institute


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1250 N Ferdon Blvd, Crestview, FL 32536, Phone: (850) 689-7177, Students: 50 )

  • Crestview Vocational-technical Center


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1250 N Ferdon Boulevard, Crestview, FL 32536, Phone: (850) 689-5532, Students: 38 )

  • Adjudicated Youth Facility


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 4448 Straight Line Road, Crestview, FL 32539, Phone: (850) 689-7800, Students: 32 )

  • W. E. Combs School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 720 Lovejoy Road Nw, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, Phone: (850) 833-3345, Students: 27 )

  • Santa Rosa Juven. Residnt Facl


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 12364 Environmental Cente, Holt, FL 32564, Phone: (850) 957-3600, Students: 23 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Okaloosa County, Florida

  • Okaloosa-walton College


    ( 4-year, Public, Student Population: 7,043; Location: 00 College Blvd, Niceville, FL 32578, Web: http://www.owc.edu )

  • Okaloosa Applied Technology Center


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 257; Location: 976 Lewis Turner Blvd, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547, Web: http://www.okaloosatech.com )

Largest Schools (Private) In Okaloosa County, Florida

  • St Mary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 110 Robinwood Drive Sw, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, Phone: (850) 243-8913, Students: 418 )

  • Rocky Bayou Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 2101 Partin Drive N, Niceville, FL 32578, Phone: (850) 678-9621, Students: 336 )

  • Calvary Christian Academy And Preschool


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 535 Clifford Street, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547, Phone: (850) 862-1414, Students: 300 )

  • Destin Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-9, Location: Po Box 128 201 Beach Drive, Destin, FL 32540, Phone: (850) 837-6515, Students: 147 )

  • Cinco Baptist School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 26 Yacht Club Drive Ne, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, Phone: (850) 243-7515, Students: 116 )

  • Tall Pines Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 100 Duggan Avenue, Crestview, FL 32536, Phone: (850) 682-2730, Students: 109 )

  • Desire Street Academy


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 4750 Timpochee Lane, Niceville, FL 32578, Phone: (504) 342-4012, Students: 73 )

  • Agape Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 801 John Sims Parkway E, Niceville, FL 32578, Phone: (850) 678-8061, Students: 63 )

  • Heritage Academy


    ( Grades: 3-12, Location: 428 Racetrack Road Ne, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547, Phone: (850) 862-6227, Students: 15 )

  • Gulf Coast Christian School


    ( Grades: 2-12, Location: 922 Landry Street, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547, Phone: (850) 863-9656, Students: 11 )

  • Montessori Learning Center


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 204 Hospital Drive Ne, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, Phone: (850) 244-1775, Students: 10 )

Academic Libraries In Okaloosa County, Florida

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Branch) In Okaloosa County, Florida

  • Destin Library


    150 Sibert Avenue, Destin, FL 32541

  • Fort Walton Beach Library


    185 Miracle Strip Parkway, S.w., Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548

  • Gladys N. Milton Memorial Library


    261 Flowersview Blvd, Laurel Hill, FL 32567

  • Mary Esther Public Library


    100 W. Hollywood Blvd, Mary Esther, FL 32569

  • Niceville Public Library


    206 N. Partin Drive, Niceville, FL 32578

  • Robert L.f. Sikes Public Library


    1445 Commerce Drive, Crestview, FL 32539

  • Valparaiso Community Library


    459 Valparaiso Pkwy, Valparaiso, FL 32580

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Okaloosa County, Florida


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Okaloosa County, 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 Okaloosa County, Florida.

Area Features of Okaloosa County, Florida


Airport


(1) Blackwater Airfield   (2) Bob Sikes Airport   (3) Breezy Knoll Airport   (4) Destin-fort Walton Beach Airport   (5) Dotson Airport   (6) Duke Field Eglin Air Force Base Auxiliary Number 3   (7) Eglin Air Force Base   (8) Eglin Test Site B6 Airport   (9) Ellis Agricultural Field Airport Historical   (10) Five Oaks Estate Airport   (11) Fort Walton Beach Medical Center Heliport   (12) Hurlburt Field   (13) Lonesome Pines Airport Historical   (14) Melanie S Airport   (15) North Okaloosa Medical Center Heliport   (16) Ruckel Airport   (17) Sky Ranch Airport   (18) Triple B Airpark   (19) Yellow River Airstrip  

Arch


(1) Natural Bridge  

Bay


(1) Big Hammock Point   (2) Boggy Bayou   (3) Choctawhatchee Bay   (4) Cinco Bayou   (5) Destin Harbor   (6) Dons Bayou   (7) Garmier Bayou   (8) Grassy Cove   (9) Hand Cove   (10) Horseshoe Bayou   (11) Joes Bayou   (12) John Bayou   (13) Jones Bayou   (14) Marler Bayou   (15) Poquito Bayou   (16) Rocky Bayou   (17) Sarah Ann Bayou   (18) Shirk Bayou   (19) Sunset Cove   (20) Toms Bayou   (21) Ward Cove   (22) Weekley Bayou  

Bridge


(1) Brooks Bridge   (2) Bryant Bridge   (3) C G Melgs Bridge   (4) Cotton Bridge   (5) Hayward Hayes Overpass   (6) Kennedy Bridge   (7) Peaden Bridge   (8) Red Oak Bridge  

Building


(1) Almarante Fire District   (2) Baker Fire District   (3) Blackman Volunteer Fire Department   (4) Crestview Fire Department   (5) Crestview Fire Department Station 5   (6) Crestview Police Department   (7) Destin Fire Control District Headquarters Station 9   (8) Destin Fire Control District Station 10   (9) Dorcas Fire District Station 41   (10) Dorcas Fire District Station 42   (11) East Niceville Fire District   (12) Eglin Air Force Base Fire Station 1   (13) Eglin Air Force Base Fire Station 2   (14) Eglin Air Force Base Fire Station 3   (15) Eglin Air Force Base Fire Station Camp Rudder   (16) Eglin Air Force Base Fire Station Duke Field 3   (17) Eglin Air Force Base Fire Station Hurlburt Field   (18) Eglin Air Force Base Fire Station Santa Rosa Island   (19) Federal Bureau Of Investigation - Fort Walton Beach Resident Agency   (20) Florosa Fire Control District   (21) Fort Walton Beach Fire Department Station 6   (22) Fort Walton Beach Fire Department Station 7   (23) Fort Walton Beach Police Department   (24) Fort Walton Beach Public Library   (25) Gulf Coast Treatment Center   (26) Holt Volunteer Fire District   (27) Laurel Hill Volunteer Fire Department   (28) Mary Esther Fire Department   (29) Munson Volunteer Fire Department District 19 Station 1   (30) Munson Volunteer Fire Department Station 3   (31) Niceville Fire Department   (32) Niceville Police Department   (33) North Bay Fire District   (34) North Okaloosa Fire Department Station 82   (35) North Okaloosa Fire Department Station 83   (36) North Okaloosa Fire Department Station 84   (37) North Okaloosa Fire District Station 87   (38) Ocean City - Wright Fire District Station 1   (39) Ocean City - Wright Fire District Station 2   (40) Ocean City - Wright Fire District Station 3   (41) Okaloosa Correctional Institution   (42) Okaloosa County Emergency Medical Services   (43) Okaloosa County Emergency Medical Services Station 1   (44) Okaloosa County Emergency Medical Services Station 10   (45) Okaloosa County Emergency Medical Services Station 2   (46) Okaloosa County Emergency Medical Services Station 3   (47) Okaloosa County Emergency Medical Services Station 4   (48) Okaloosa County Emergency Medical Services Station 5   (49) Okaloosa County Emergency Medical Services Station 6   (50) Okaloosa County Emergency Medical Services Station 8   (51) Okaloosa County Emergency Medical Services Station 9   (52) Okaloosa County Sheriff S Office   (53) Okaloosa County Sheriff S Office Central District   (54) Okaloosa County Sheriff S Office East District   (55) Okaloosa County Sheriff S Office North District   (56) Okaloosa Island Fire District   (57) Shalimar Police Department   (58) South Walton Fire District Station 4 Mack Bayou Road   (59) South Walton Fire District Station 5 Miramar Beach   (60) Valparaiso Police Department   (61) Valparaiso Volunteer Fire Department   (62) Walton County Fire Rescue Station 1 Paxton Fire And Rescue   (63) Walton County Fire Rescue Station 10 Tri -village Fire Department Choctaw Beach   (64) Walton County Fire Rescue Station 11b   (65) Walton County Sheriff S Office Paxton Substation  

Cape


(1) Black Point   (2) Boggy Point   (3) Buccaroo Point   (4) Clay Point   (5) Cobbs Point   (6) Fourmile Point   (7) Lasater Point   (8) Manatee Point   (9) Moreno Point   (10) Nelson Point   (11) Norreigo Point   (12) Paradise Point   (13) Piney Point   (14) Shirk Point   (15) Smack Point   (16) Stake Point   (17) Upper Pritchard Long Point   (18) White Point  

Cemetery


(1) Ates Cemetery   (2) Beal Cemetery   (3) Beulah Cemetery   (4) Black Cemetery   (5) Carr Cemetery   (6) Clary Cemetery   (7) Cobb Cemetery   (8) Early Cemetery   (9) Ebenezer Cemetery   (10) Greenwood Cemetery   (11) Griffith Cemetery   (12) Hart Cemetery   (13) Hobbs Cemetery   (14) Holt Cemetery   (15) Live Oak Cemetery   (16) Miller Cemetery   (17) Mount Olive Cemetery   (18) Mount Zion Cemetery   (19) New Canoe Cemetery   (20) Old Dorcas Cemetery   (21) Pleasant Home Cemetery   (22) Reeder Cemetery   (23) Rock Hill Cemetery   (24) Rocky Cemetery   (25) Stewart Cemetery   (26) Sweeney Cemetery  

Census


(1) Eglin Air Force Base Census Designated Place   (2) Harold Census Designated Place   (3) Lake Lorraine Census Designated Place   (4) Miramar Beach Census Designated Place   (5) Munson Census Designated Place   (6) Ocean City Census Designated Place   (7) Wright Census Designated Place  

Channel


(1) East Pass   (2) Griffith Ferry Stretch   (3) North Channel   (4) The Narrows  

Church


(1) Almerant Church   (2) Antioch Church   (3) Beaver Creek Church   (4) Bethel Church   (5) Bullard Church   (6) Campton Church   (7) Canaan Church   (8) Clear Springs Church   (9) Ebenezer Church   (10) Friendship Church   (11) Golan Church   (12) Good Hope Church   (13) Hester Church   (14) Holy Trinity Church   (15) Light House Church   (16) Lighthouse Church   (17) Live Oak Church   (18) Magnolia Church   (19) Mclellan Church   (20) Mount Pleasant Church   (21) Mount Zion Church   (22) New Bethany Church   (23) New Bethel Church   (24) Oakland Church   (25) Old Ebenezer Church   (26) Olive Branch Church   (27) Parkway Church   (28) Pilgrims Rest Church   (29) Pinecrest Community Church   (30) Pleasant Hill Church   (31) Pleasant Home Church   (32) Prospect Church   (33) Pyron Spring Chapel   (34) Red Oak Church   (35) Rock Hill Church   (36) Saint Marks Church   (37) Shady Grove Church   (38) Travelers Rest Church   (39) Valley Grove Church   (40) Welcome Church   (41) Yellow River Church  

Civil


(1) Baker Division   (2) City Of Crestview   (3) City Of Destin   (4) City Of Fort Walton Beach   (5) City Of Laurel Hill   (6) City Of Mary Esther   (7) City Of Niceville   (8) City Of Valparaiso   (9) Crestview Division   (10) Eglin Air Force Base Division   (11) Fort Walton Beach Division   (12) Laurel Hill Division   (13) Munson Division   (14) Niceville-valparaiso Division   (15) Okaloosa County   (16) Town Of Cinco Bayou   (17) Town Of Paxton   (18) Town Of Shalimar  

Cliff


(1) Metts Bluff   (2) Moreno Point   (3) Rattlesnake Bluff   (4) Riley Bluff   (5) Topsail Bluff   (6) Tucker Bluff   (7) Wilkinson Bluff   (8) Yellow Bluff  

Flat


(1) Spencer Flats  

Forest


(1) Blackwater River State Forest  

Hospital


(1) Crestview Community Hospital   (2) Fort Walton Beach Hospital Extended Care   (3) Fort Walton Beach Medical Center   (4) Hsa Gulf Coast Hospital   (5) North Okaloosa Medical Center   (6) Sacred Heart Hospital On The Emerald Coast   (7) Twin Cities Hospital   (8) United States Air Force Eglin Regional Hospital  

Island


(1) Hudson Island  

Lake


(1) A A Hilton Pond   (2) A J Kennedy Pond One   (3) A J Kennedy Pond Two   (4) Adams Pond   (5) Allison Pond   (6) Alva Davidson Pond   (7) Bass Lake   (8) Bens Lake   (9) Blue Pond   (10) Brooks Pond   (11) Brown Pond   (12) Campbell Lake   (13) Carr Lake   (14) Carver Pond   (15) Clyde Reese Pond   (16) Crain Pond   (17) Crane Lake   (18) Danley Pond   (19) Dixon Lake   (20) Duck Pond   (21) Dugan Pond   (22) E C Younghood Pond   (23) Eden Lake   (24) Flowers Pond   (25) Foster Burgess Pond   (26) Four Prong Lake   (27) Fuller Lake   (28) Goose Pond   (29) Gordon Pond   (30) Grass Lake   (31) Green Pond   (32) Green Ponds   (33) Guest Lake   (34) Holley Pond   (35) Horseshoe Lake   (36) J M Wise Pond   (37) John Stafford Pond One   (38) John Stafford Pond Two   (39) Kemmons Pond   (40) Kendrick Pond   (41) Kepner Pond   (42) Lake Earl   (43) Lake Ella   (44) Lake Lorraine   (45) Laurence Staff Pond   (46) Lost Boy Pond   (47) Manning Pond   (48) Martin Pond   (49) Martins Mill Pond   (50) Metts Pond   (51) Morris Lake   (52) Morrison Lake   (53) O G Steele Pond   (54) Perry Reeves Pond   (55) Pine Bluff Lake   (56) Pine Lake   (57) Pippin Lake   (58) Pirate Cove   (59) Pocosin Pond   (60) Prairie Ponds   (61) Quiet Lake   (62) Rainbow Lake   (63) Sap Ponds   (64) Sigler Lake   (65) Speck Pond   (66) Stewart Lake   (67) Timber Lake   (68) Walton Pond   (69) Ward Bay   (70) Wright Lake  

Locale


(1) Bayou Plaza   (2) Baytowne Marina   (3) Bel-air Shopping Center   (4) Beltway Shopping Center   (5) Bluff Landing   (6) Butter Landing   (7) Camp Pinchot   (8) Carr Landing   (9) Center Fait Landing   (10) Choctawatchee Bay Entrance   (11) Crestview Country Club   (12) Crestview Plaza   (13) Eastgate North Shopping Center   (14) Fauck Ferry   (15) Ferry Pass Plaza   (16) Fort Walton Square   (17) Garnier Landing   (18) Gin Hole Landing   (19) Mariner Outlet Mall   (20) Mariner Plaza   (21) Mason Landing   (22) Meritt Landing   (23) Miracle Mart   (24) Moreno Plaza   (25) Northgate Shopping Center   (26) Palm Plaza   (27) Palmetto Plaza   (28) Parkway Plaza   (29) Riley Landing   (30) Santa Maria   (31) Shoreline Village Mall   (32) Sun Plaza   (33) Sweetgum Landing   (34) The Shores Shopping Center   (35) Towncrest Shopping Center   (36) Village Center  

Military


(1) Eglin Air Force Base   (2) Hurlburt Field  

Park


(1) Blackwater Wildlife Management Area   (2) Clearwater Park   (3) Eglin Wildlife Management Area   (4) Fort Rucker Recreation Area   (5) Fort Walton Beach Park   (6) Fort Walton Mound   (7) Fred Gannon Rocky Bayou State Recreation Area   (8) Henderson Beach State Recreation Area   (9) Jet Stadium   (10) Munson Recreation Area   (11) Rocky Bayou State Park Aquatic Preserve   (12) Topsail Hill Preserve State Park   (13) Twin Hills Park  

Populated Place


(1) Auburn   (2) Baker   (3) Beaver Creek   (4) Belandville   (5) Big Hammock   (6) Blackman   (7) Campton   (8) Cannon Town   (9) Choctaw Beach   (10) Cinco Bayou   (11) Clear Springs   (12) Crestview   (13) Dana Point   (14) Dana Pointe   (15) Deerland   (16) Destin   (17) Dorcas   (18) Eglin Village   (19) Escambia Farms   (20) Floridale   (21) Flowersville   (22) Forest Highlands   (23) Fort Walton Beach   (24) Four Mile Village   (25) Galliver   (26) Garden City   (27) Garnier   (28) Good Hope   (29) Gordon   (30) Grosh   (31) Gulf Pines   (32) Harris   (33) Holt   (34) Kellys Mill   (35) Killingsworth Crossroads   (36) Lake Lorraine   (37) Lakewood   (38) Laurel Hill   (39) Longwood   (40) Mary Esther   (41) Mclellan   (42) Milligan   (43) Miramar Beach   (44) Munson   (45) Niceville   (46) Nubbin Ridge   (47) Oak Grove   (48) Ocean City   (49) Okaloo   (50) Paxton   (51) Peaden   (52) Pleasant Grove   (53) Pond Creek   (54) Postil   (55) Rock Creek   (56) Sandestin   (57) Santa Maria   (58) Seascape   (59) Seminole   (60) Shalimar   (61) Silver Springs   (62) Svea   (63) Tang-o-mar Beach   (64) The Village Of Baytowne Wharf   (65) Turquoise Beach   (66) Valparaiso   (67) Villa Tasso   (68) Wright   (69) Wynnehaven Beach  

Post Office


(1) Lakewood Post Office Historical  

Reservoir


(1) Anderson Pond   (2) Bear Lake   (3) Brandt Pond   (4) Corkins Lake   (5) Cypress Pond   (6) Faircloth Lakes   (7) Hazelwood Pond   (8) Hurricane Lake   (9) Jack Lake   (10) Karick Lake   (11) Lake Clyde   (12) Lake Kennedy   (13) Lake Vivian   (14) Lower Memorial Lake   (15) Martin Lakes   (16) Plew Lake   (17) Puddin Head Lake   (18) Roberts Lake   (19) Sharon Lake   (20) Silver Lake   (21) Trout Lake   (22) Upper Memorial Lake  

School


(1) Addie R Lewis Junior High School   (2) Baker School   (3) Bay Area Vocational-technical School   (4) C W Ruckel Junior High School   (5) Cherokee School   (6) Choctawhatchee High School   (7) Crestview Senior High School   (8) Crestview Vocational-technical Center   (9) Destin School   (10) Edge School   (11) Edwins School   (12) Elliott Point School   (13) Florosa School   (14) Fort Walton Beach High School   (15) Kenwood School   (16) Laurel Hill School   (17) Longwood Elementary School   (18) Mary Esther Elementary School   (19) Max Bruner Junior Junior High School   (20) Meigs Junior High School   (21) Munson High School   (22) New Heights School   (23) Niceville Senior High School   (24) Northwood School   (25) Oak Hill School   (26) Oakland Heights School   (27) Ocean City Elementary School   (28) Okaloosa-watson College   (29) Paxton High School   (30) Plew School   (31) Pryor Junior High School   (32) Richbourg Junior High School   (33) Saint Marys School   (34) Shalimar School   (35) Sikes School   (36) Silver Sands School   (37) Southside School   (38) Valparaiso Elementary School   (39) Wright School  

Spring


(1) Blue Spring  

Stream


(1) Adams Mill Creek   (2) Alligator Branch   (3) Alligator Creek   (4) Anderson Branch   (5) Ates Creek   (6) Baggett Creek   (7) Bailey Branch   (8) Bandy Branch   (9) Barney Creek   (10) Barrel Branch   (11) Bass Branch   (12) Bay Branch   (13) Bay Head Branch   (14) Bear Bay Branch   (15) Bear Branch   (16) Bear Creek   (17) Beaver Branch   (18) Beaver Creek   (19) Bee Branch   (20) Beech Branch   (21) Beech Tree Creek   (22) Bends Creek   (23) Bens Creek   (24) Bethel Spring Branch   (25) Big Branch   (26) Big Branch Beaver Creek   (27) Big Creek   (28) Big Fork   (29) Big Horse Creek   (30) Black Branch   (31) Blue Creek   (32) Blue Spring Creek   (33) Boggy Hollow Creek   (34) Bogy Branch   (35) Bolton Branch   (36) Bone Creek   (37) Bridge Branch   (38) Buck Bayou   (39) Buck Branch   (40) Buckhannon Branch   (41) Bull Branch   (42) Bull Creek   (43) Bull Pen Branch   (44) Bully Horselot Branch   (45) Camp Creek   (46) Campbells Mill Creek   (47) Canoe Creek   (48) Carr Branch   (49) Carr Spring Branch   (50) Carroll Creek   (51) Cedar Creek   (52) Cedar Head Branch   (53) Cherry Branch   (54) Chula Vista Bayou   (55) Clear Creek   (56) Cobb Branch   (57) Coon Camp Branch   (58) Coon Head   (59) Coon Head Branch   (60) Cotton Creek   (61) Cow Pen Branch   (62) Crane Branch   (63) Cypress Pond Branch   (64) Danley Branch   (65) Davis Mill Creek   (66) Deadfall Creek   (67) Deer Moss Creek   (68) Deerland Branch   (69) Deserter Creek   (70) Dog Creek   (71) Dogwood Branch   (72) Dogwood Head Branch   (73) Dry Branch   (74) Dry Ford Branch   (75) Eagle Creek   (76) Early Branch   (77) East Branch Mare Creek   (78) East Branch Pine Log Creek   (79) East Dog Creek   (80) East Rocky Creek   (81) Ellis Creek   (82) Exline Creek   (83) Fleming Creek   (84) Fort Kirkland Branch   (85) Fox Branch   (86) Fox Head Branch   (87) Garnier Creek   (88) Gopher Creek   (89) Gourd Bay   (90) Green Branch   (91) Green Head Branch   (92) Gully Branch   (93) Gum Creek   (94) Gum Springs Branch   (95) Gunn Creek   (96) Hannah Branch   (97) Henderson Branch   (98) Hewett Bayou   (99) Hickory Branch   (100) Hog Pen Branch   (101) Hogpen Branch   (102) Honey Creek   (103) Horse Branch   (104) Horsehead Creek   (105) Hurricane Creek   (106) Indian Bayou   (107) Indian Branch   (108) Island Branch   (109) Jack Branch   (110) Julian Mill Creek   (111) Juniper Creek   (112) Kelly Spring Branch   (113) Kennedy Branch   (114) King Branch   (115) Kohler Bayou   (116) Laird Mill Creek   (117) Lighter Knot Creek   (118) Lightwood Knot Creek   (119) Line Branch   (120) Little Branch Beaver Creek   (121) Little Creek   (122) Little Escambia Creek   (123) Little Horse Creek   (124) Little Rocky Creek   (125) Little Trout Creek   (126) Live Oak Creek   (127) Long Branch   (128) Long Creek   (129) Mack Bayou   (130) Mack Branch   (131) Malone Creek   (132) Mare Creek   (133) Mason Branch   (134) Mathison Creek   (135) Metts Creek   (136) Middle Creek   (137) Middle Rocky Creek   (138) Mill Branch   (139) Mill Creek   (140) Milligan Creek   (141) Mincy Branch   (142) Moccasin Branch   (143) Moores Mill Creek   (144) Mount Sinai Branch   (145) Muddy Branch   (146) Mullet Creek   (147) Murder Creek   (148) Narrows Creek   (149) Ninemile Creek   (150) Oak Creek   (151) Old Peg Branch   (152) Olive Branch   (153) Open Branch   (154) Painter Branch   (155) Painter Horselot Branch   (156) Panther Creek   (157) Parrish Creek   (158) Pearl Creek   (159) Penny Creek   (160) Pine Log Creek   (161) Pinelog Creek   (162) Piney Creek   (163) Piney Woods Creek   (164) Pittman Creek   (165) Pitts River   (166) Point Lookout Creek   (167) Polley Creek   (168) Pond Creek   (169) Poplar Head Branch   (170) Poverty Creek   (171) Powell Spring Branch   (172) Prairie Creek   (173) Pump Branch   (174) Pyron Spring Branch   (175) Ramer Creek   (176) Red Wash Branch   (177) Reedy Branch   (178) Reedy Creek   (179) Rock Creek   (180) Rocky Creek   (181) Rogue Creek   (182) Rum Still Branch   (183) Sanders Branch   (184) Sarah Ann Branch   (185) Schoolhouse Branch   (186) Shaw Still Branch   (187) Shingle Branch   (188) Shoal River   (189) Silver Creek   (190) Smith Branch   (191) Spring Branch   (192) Steves Wash Branch   (193) Still Branch   (194) Surveyor Creek   (195) Sweetwater Creek   (196) Swift Creek   (197) Tan Branch   (198) Tan Vat Branch   (199) Tenmile Creek   (200) Threemile Branch   (201) Tidwell Mill Creek   (202) Titi Creek   (203) Toms Creek   (204) Trammel Creek   (205) Trawick Creek   (206) Turkey Creek   (207) Turkey Gobbler Creek   (208) Turkey Hen Creek   (209) Turtle Creek   (210) Twin Creek   (211) Tyner Branch   (212) Ward Mill Creek   (213) West Branch Lightwood Knot Creek   (214) West Branch Mare Creek   (215) West Dog Creek   (216) Wilkinson Creek   (217) Williams Branch   (218) Wolf Branch   (219) Wolf Creek   (220) Wolftrap Branch   (221) Yellow Root Branch  

Summit


(1) Britton Hill   (2) Danley Hill   (3) Topsail Hill  

Swamp


(1) Bear Flat Swamp   (2) Copeland Bay   (3) East Bay Swamp   (4) Long Creek Bay   (5) Mccloud Bay   (6) Pennywinkle Bay   (7) Piney Woods Bay   (8) Tyner Bay   (9) Watson Bay  

Tower


(1) Munson Lookout Tower   (2) Ramer Lookout Tower   (3) Sand Hill Lookout Tower   (4) Waaz-fm Crestview   (5) Wawd-tv Fort Walton Beach   (6) Wbzr-am Destin   (7) Wcnu-am Crestview   (8) Wfgx-tv Fort Walton Beach   (9) Wfsh-am Valparaiso-niceville   (10) Wftw-am Fort Walton Beach   (11) Wjsb-am Crestview   (12) Wjus-fm Fort Walton Beach   (13) Wksm-fm Fort Walton Beach   (14) Wmmk-fm Destin   (15) Wnue   (16) Wnue-am Fort Walton Beach   (17) Wpsm-fm Fort Walton Beach   (18) Wtjt-fm Baker   (19) Wtjt-fm Crestview   (20) Wwav-fm Santa Rosa Beach   (21) Wyzb-fm Mary Esther  

Valley


(1) Deep Head   (2) Deer Head   (3) Tarkiln Head Hollow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Okaloosa County, Florida

32547 (pop. 28,639) 32578 (pop. 27,967) 32548 (pop. 22,039)
32539 (pop. 20,165) 32541 (pop. 15,495) 32536 (pop. 13,191)
32569 (pop. 11,342) 32579 (pop. 10,110) 32542 (pop. 9,589)
32580 (pop. 4,919) 32531 (pop. 4,278) 32567 (pop. 3,635)
32544 (pop. 3,093) 32564 (pop. 2,331)  


Counties Nearby Okaloosa County, Florida

Okaloosa County, FL  (pop. 189,122) 0.0 Miles
Walton County, FL  (pop. 57,715) 24.2 Miles
Santa Rosa County, FL  (pop. 158,486) 27.4 Miles
Escambia County, FL  (pop. 302,964) 43.6 Miles
Holmes County, FL  (pop. 19,065) 48.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Okaloosa County, Florida

850



Elevation in Okaloosa County, Florida is 233.0 ft. (71.0 meters)



Land Area in Okaloosa County, Florida: 930.2 Sq. Miles
Water Area in Okaloosa County, Florida: 151.8 Sq. Miles



Latitude/Longitude of Okaloosa County, Florida

Lat: 30.642029 N        Long: -86.562467 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Okaloosa County, 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 Okaloosa County, Florida

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 2,153   (2.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 1,955   (2.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 4,377   (5.4%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 9,501   (11.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 11,623   (14.4%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 12,632   (15.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 11,022   (13.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 6,977   (8.7%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 3,153   (3.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 3,681   (4.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 1,722   (2.1%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 959   (1.2%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 5,865   (7.3%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 4,838   (6.0%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Okaloosa County, Florida)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 2,398

1 vehicle available : 14,484

2 vehicles available : 3,023

3 vehicles available : 364

4 or more vehicles available : 66

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 598

1 vehicle available : 6,718

2 vehicles available : 15,144

3 vehicles available : 4,190

4 or more vehicles available : 584

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 391

1 vehicle available : 2,225

2 vehicles available : 5,205

3 vehicles available : 3,026

4 or more vehicles available : 1,007

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 331

1 vehicle available : 2,591

2 vehicles available : 6,389

3 vehicles available : 3,211

4 or more vehicles available : 1,893


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Okaloosa County, Florida)

1-person household:

No workers : 8,667

1 worker : 11,668

2-person household:

No workers : 8,859

1 worker : 8,948

2 workers : 9,427

3-person household:

No workers : 941

1 worker : 4,747

2 workers : 4,660

3 workers : 1,506

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 784

1 worker : 5,804

2 workers : 5,488

3 or more workers : 2,339


(updated 2013)



Means of Transportation To Work
(Okaloosa County, Florida)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 74,240

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 5,514

In 3-person carpool : 784

In 4-person carpool : 482

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 185

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 108

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 793

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

Subway or elevated : 3

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 103

Motorcycle : 304

Bicycle : 504

Walked : 1,269

Other means : 2,262

Worked at home : 2,263


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Okaloosa County, Florida)

Less than 5 minutes : 3,272

5 to 9 minutes : 10,887

10 to 14 minutes : 13,043

15 to 19 minutes : 13,333

20 to 24 minutes : 11,655

25 to 29 minutes : 5,760

30 to 34 minutes : 12,965

35 to 39 minutes : 2,359

40 to 44 minutes : 2,940

45 to 59 minutes : 6,136

60 to 89 minutes : 2,870

90 or more minutes : 1,331


(updated 2013)



Occupations in Okaloosa County, Florida

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 11,839  (31.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 5,952  (15.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 6,023  (16.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 296  (0.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 8,461  (22.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 11,232  (32.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 7,736  (22.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 13,332  (38.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 50  (0.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 423  (1.2%)


(updated 2010)



Most Common Industries in Okaloosa County, Florida

Male:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting, And Mining:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting

0.44%

Mining

0.12%

Construction

7.60%

Manufacturing

3.54%

Wholesale Trade

1.22%

Retail Trade

6.24%

Transportation And Warehousing, And Utilities:

 

Transportation And Warehousing

2.49%

Utilities

0.72%

Information

1.13%

Finance, Insurance, Real Estate And Rental And Leasing:

 

Finance And Insurance

0.98%

Real Estate And Rental And Leasing

1.79%

Professional, Scientific, Management, Administrative, And Waste Management Services:

 

Professional, Scientific, And Technical Services

4.34%

Management Of Companies And Enterprises

0.0%

Administrative And Support And Waste Management Services

1.98%

Educational, Health And Social Services:

 

Educational Services

1.77%

Health Care And Social Assistance

1.86%

Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation And Food Services:

 

Arts, Entertainment, And Recreation

1.23%

Accommodation And Food Services

4.86%

Other Services (except Public Administration)

2.73%

Public Administration

7.17%

Female:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting, And Mining:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting

0.14%

Mining

0.04%

Construction

1.04%

Manufacturing

1.58%

Wholesale Trade

0.31%

Retail Trade

7.88%

Transportation And Warehousing, And Utilities:

 

Transportation And Warehousing

0.59%

Utilities

0.18%

Information

1.16%

Finance, Insurance, Real Estate And Rental And Leasing:

 

Finance And Insurance

2.31%

Real Estate And Rental And Leasing

2.10%

Professional, Scientific, Management, Administrative, And Waste Management Services:

 

Professional, Scientific, And Technical Services

2.73%

Management Of Companies And Enterprises

0.0%

Administrative And Support And Waste Management Services

1.64%

Educational, Health And Social Services:

 

Educational Services

5.04%

Health Care And Social Assistance

7.57%

Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation And Food Services:

 

Arts, Entertainment, And Recreation

0.76%

Accommodation And Food Services

6.37%

Other Services (except Public Administration)

2.64%

Public Administration

3.70%


(updated 2010)



Amtrak Stations in Okaloosa County, Florida

Rail Station(s)


    101 North Main Street
    Crestview, Florida 32536

(updated 2008)



Employment Rate In Okaloosa County, Florida

Employed: 96,371
Unemployed: 2,386



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Okaloosa County, Florida

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 2.5%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 1.1%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 2.9%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 4.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 26.6%
  • Other: 62.9%



Water Usage In Okaloosa County, Florida

Ground Water

 
Fresh 28.01 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 28.01 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d





There are 727 Farms In Okaloosa County, Florida


(updated 2008)



Banks In Okaloosa County, Florida

Fnbt.com Bank - 9 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3.3m
    Industry Specialization: Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 11

Synovus Bank - 9 Branches


    Bank Assets: $236.8m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 270

Regions Bank - 8 Branches


    Bank Assets: $943.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,673

Beach Community Bank - 6 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3.4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 11

Bank Of America, National Association - 6 Branches


    Bank Assets: $8.7b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5,094

Whitney Bank - 5 Branches


    Bank Assets: $96.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 213

Compass Bank - 5 Branches


    Bank Assets: $377.4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 675

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 5 Branches


    Bank Assets: $7.1b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

First City Bank Of Florida - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $903.8k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 4

First National Bank Of Crestview - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $249.6k
    Industry Specialization: Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 3

(updated 2014)



Salary Income in Okaloosa County, Florida (1999)

With Wage Or Salary Income

78.82%

No Wage Or Salary Income

21.18%

(updated 2010)



Self-Employment Income in Okaloosa County, Florida (1999)

With Self-employment Income

10.57%

No Self-employment Income

89.43%

(updated 2010)



Airports Near Okaloosa County, Florida

  • Duke Field (Eglin Af Aux Nr 3)


    (about 2.2 miles in Duke Field Afs, Florida; Airport Code: EGI)

  • Duke Field


    (about 2.4 miles in Duke Field Afs, Florida; Airport Code: EGI)

  • Bob Sikes


    (about 9.8 miles in Crestview, Florida; Airport Code: CEW)

  • Northwest Florida Regional


    (about 11.2 miles in Valparaiso, Florida; Airport Code: VPS)

  • Hurlburt Field


    (about 16.5 miles in Hurlburt Field, Florida; Airport Code: RQZ)

  • Destin-Ft. Walton Beach


    (about 17.6 miles in Destin, Florida; Airport Code: DSI)

  • Whiting Field NAS North


    (about 27.9 miles in Milton, Florida; Airport Code: NSE)

  • Pensacola International


    (about 38.9 miles in Pensacola, Florida; Airport Code: PNS)

  • Pensacola Gulf Coast Regional


    (about 39.0 miles in Pensacola, Florida; Airport Code: PNS)

  • Pensacola Regional


    (about 39.0 miles in Pensacola, Florida; Airport Code: PNS)

  • South Alabama Regional at Bill Benton Field


    (about 47.1 miles in Andalusia, Alabama; Airport Code: AL4)

  • Saufley Field NOLF


    (about 47.7 miles in Pensacola, Florida; Airport Code: NUN)

  • Saufley NAS


    (about 47.7 miles in Pensacola, Florida; Airport Code: NUN)

  • Pensacola NAS


    (about 49.2 miles in Pensacola, Florida; Airport Code: NPA)

  • Pensacola NAS Forrest Sherman Field


    (about 49.3 miles in Pensacola, Florida; Airport Code: NPA)

  • Northwest Florida Beaches International


    (about 49.7 miles in Panama City, Florida; Airport Code: ECP)

  • Vosikas


    (about 58.1 miles in Bonifay, Florida; Airport Code: FL3)

  • Enterprise Municipal


    (about 60.1 miles in Enterprise, Alabama; Airport Code: ETS)

  • Bay County


    (about 60.3 miles in Panama City, Florida; Airport Code: PFN)

  • Middleton Field


    (about 60.6 miles in Castleberry, Alabama; Airport Code: JZW)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Okaloosa County, Florida

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

82.83%

Carpooled

11.68%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.12%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.19%

Motorcycle

0.34%

Bicycle

0.50%

Walked

1.49%

Other Means

0.79%

Worked At Home

2.06%



(updated 2010)



Most Common Occupations in Okaloosa County, Florida

Male:

 

Management, Professional, And Related Occupations:

 

Management, Business, And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Management Occupations, Except Farmers And Farm Managers

5.49%

Farmers And Farm Managers

0.09%

Business And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Business Operations Specialists

0.89%

Financial Specialists

0.71%

Professional And Related Occupations:

 

Computer And Mathematical Occupations

1.90%

Architecture And Engineering Occupations:

 

Architects, Surveyors, Cartographers, And Engineers

2.20%

Drafters, Engineering, And Mapping Technicians

0.80%

Life, Physical, And Social Science Occupations

0.23%

Community And Social Services Occupations

0.72%

Legal Occupations

0.30%

Education, Training, And Library Occupations

0.99%

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, And Media Occupations

0.91%

Healthcare Practitioners And Technical Occupations:

 

Health Diagnosing And Treating Practitioners And Technical Occupations

0.84%

Health Technologists And Technicians

0.37%

Service Occupations:

 

Healthcare Support Occupations

0.28%

Protective Service Occupations:

 

Fire Fighting, Prevention, And Law Enforcement Workers, Including Supervisors

1.39%

Other Protective Service Workers, Including Supervisors

0.67%

Food Preparation And Serving Related Occupations

3.25%

Building And Grounds Cleaning And Maintenance Occupations

2.05%

Personal Care And Service Occupations

0.62%

Sales And Office Occupations:

 

Sales And Related Occupations

5.23%

Office And Administrative Support Occupations

3.14%

Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations

0.41%

Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations:

 

Construction And Extraction Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Construction And Extraction Workers

1.01%

Construction Trades Workers

5.78%

Extraction Workers

0.13%

Installation, Maintenance, And Repair Occupations

4.83%

Production, Transportation, And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Production Occupations

2.45%

Transportation And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Transportation And Material Moving Workers

0.21%

Aircraft And Traffic Control Occupations

0.43%

Motor Vehicle Operators

2.26%

Rail, Water And Other Transportation Occupations

0.30%

Material Moving Workers

1.32%

Female:

 

Management, Professional, And Related Occupations:

 

Management, Business, And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Management Occupations, Except Farmers And Farm Managers

3.24%

Farmers And Farm Managers

0.03%

Business And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Business Operations Specialists

0.82%

Financial Specialists

1.12%

Professional And Related Occupations:

 

Computer And Mathematical Occupations

0.54%

Architecture And Engineering Occupations:

 

Architects, Surveyors, Cartographers, And Engineers

0.15%

Drafters, Engineering, And Mapping Technicians

0.14%

Life, Physical, And Social Science Occupations

0.11%

Community And Social Services Occupations

0.86%

Legal Occupations

0.52%

Education, Training, And Library Occupations

3.69%

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, And Media Occupations

0.98%

Healthcare Practitioners And Technical Occupations:

 

Health Diagnosing And Treating Practitioners And Technical Occupations

2.05%

Health Technologists And Technicians

1.37%

Service Occupations:

 

Healthcare Support Occupations

1.28%

Protective Service Occupations:

 

Fire Fighting, Prevention, And Law Enforcement Workers, Including Supervisors

0.39%

Other Protective Service Workers, Including Supervisors

0.16%

Food Preparation And Serving Related Occupations

4.55%

Building And Grounds Cleaning And Maintenance Occupations

2.17%

Personal Care And Service Occupations

2.20%

Sales And Office Occupations:

 

Sales And Related Occupations

7.44%

Office And Administrative Support Occupations

11.07%

Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations

0.07%

Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations:

 

Construction And Extraction Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Construction And Extraction Workers

0.04%

Construction Trades Workers

0.30%

Extraction Workers

0.0%

Installation, Maintenance, And Repair Occupations

0.25%

Production, Transportation, And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Production Occupations

1.45%

Transportation And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Transportation And Material Moving Workers

0.04%

Aircraft And Traffic Control Occupations

0.02%

Motor Vehicle Operators

0.37%

Rail, Water And Other Transportation Occupations

0.09%

Material Moving Workers

0.29%


(updated 2010)



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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Okaloosa County, 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 By Tenure
(Okaloosa County, Florida)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 28,766

Renter-occupied housing units : 7,979

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,654

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,344

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 4,755

Renter-occupied housing units : 4,903

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 12,295

Renter-occupied housing units : 12,142


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Okaloosa County, Florida)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 4,885

Householder 35 to 44 years : 5,106

Householder 45 to 54 years : 8,804

Householder 55 to 59 years : 3,570

Householder 60 to 64 years : 3,324

Householder 65 to 74 years : 3,774

Householder 75 years and over : 1,276

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 633

Householder 35 to 44 years : 868

Householder 45 to 54 years : 2,422

Householder 55 to 59 years : 1,666

Householder 60 to 64 years : 1,913

Householder 65 to 74 years : 4,759

Householder 75 years and over : 4,470


(updated 2013)



Rent Asked
(Okaloosa County, Florida)

Less than $100 : 124

$100 to $149 : 8

$150 to $199 : 0

$200 to $249 : 43

$250 to $299 : 193

$300 to $349 : 134

$350 to $399 : 0

$400 to $449 : 120

$450 to $499 : 90

$500 to $549 : 118

$550 to $599 : 93

$600 to $649 : 83

$650 to $699 : 193

$700 to $749 : 303

$750 to $799 : 228

$800 to $899 : 407

$900 to $999 : 375

$1,000 to $1,249 : 823

$1,250 to $1,499 : 433

$1,500 to $1,999 : 221

$2,000 or more : 427


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Okaloosa County, Florida)

Less than 10.0 percent : 571

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 1,582

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 2,896

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 3,268

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 3,065

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 1,903

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 1,811

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 2,541

50.0 percent or more : 6,318

Not computed : 2,413


(updated 2013)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Okaloosa County, Florida)

Built 2010 or later : $228,900

Built 2000 to 2009 : $220,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $189,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $179,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $181,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $151,200

Built 1950 to 1959 : $128,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $113,400

Built 1939 or earlier : $178,800


(updated 2013)



Housing Occupancy in Okaloosa County, Florida

Occupied

84.32%

Vacant

15.68%

(updated 2010)



Vacant Housing Units in Okaloosa County, Florida

Owner Occupied

66.35%

Renter Occupied

33.65%

(updated 2010)



Percentage of Family Households in Okaloosa County, Florida: 66.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Florida: 65.2%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Okaloosa County, 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 1,370 1,370 $130,011,802
  Two Family 4 8 $353,553
  Three and Four Family 4 13 $440,000
  Five or More Family 17 392 $54,433,050
  Total

1,395 1,783 $185,238,405
2000        
  Single Family 999 999 $119,767,566
  Two Family 2 4 $95,140
  Three and Four Family 5 19 $972,092
  Five or More Family 14 399 $51,189,620
  Total

1,020 1,421 $172,024,418
2001        
  Single Family 761 761 $99,715,218
  Two Family 1 2 $75,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 13 291 $12,272,344
  Total

775 1,054 $112,062,562
2002        
  Single Family 1,438 1,438 $245,949,456
  Two Family 5 10 $864,146
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $723,826
  Five or More Family 18 484 $63,074,053
  Total

1,462 1,936 $310,611,481
2003        
  Single Family 1,511 1,511 $267,444,222
  Two Family 2 4 $200,750
  Three and Four Family 7 21 $1,597,164
  Five or More Family 11 213 $28,927,503
  Total

1,531 1,749 $298,169,639
2004        
  Single Family 1,667 1,667 $288,483,590
  Two Family 1 2 $128,407
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $869,921
  Five or More Family 29 963 $216,256,586
  Total

1,698 2,636 $505,738,504
2005        
  Single Family 1,341 1,341 $274,249,045
  Two Family 2 4 $300,800
  Three and Four Family 3 12 $2,777,893
  Five or More Family 42 1,785 $416,802,442
  Total

1,388 3,142 $694,130,180
2006        
  Single Family 1,699 1,699 $277,494,394
  Two Family 1 2 $250,000
  Three and Four Family 3 11 $1,107,000
  Five or More Family 9 78 $4,765,024
  Total

1,712 1,790 $283,616,418


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Okaloosa County, FL): $41,474
Median Household Income In 2000 (Florida): $38,819


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Okaloosa County): $96,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Florida): $93,200


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Okaloosa County, Florida

Utility Gas: 33.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 2.6%
Electricity: 62.8%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.1%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.4%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.1%
No Fuel Used: 0.2%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Okaloosa County, Florida

Institutionalized population

55.36%

Correctional facilities for adults

37.56%

Federal detention centers

0.0%

Federal prisons

0.0%

State prisons

25.66%

Local jails and other municipal confinement facilities

10.28%

Correctional residential facilities

1.62%

Military disciplinary barracks and jails

0.0%

Juvenile facilities

3.79%

Group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

0.08%

Residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)

0.23%

Correctional facilities intended for juveniles

3.48%

Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities

13.13%

Other institutional facilities

0.88%

Mental (Psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals

0.35%

Hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere

0.0%

In-patient hospice facilities

0.53%

Military treatment facilities with assigned patients

0.0%

Residential schools for people with disabilities

0.0%

Noninstitutionalized population

44.64%

College/University student housing

0.0%

Military quarters

42.04%

Military barracks and dormitories (non-disciplinary)

42.04%

Military ships

0.0%

Other noninstitutional facilities

2.60%

Emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

1.19%

Group homes intended for adults

0.68%

Residential treatment centers for adults

0.47%

Maritime/merchant vessels

0.0%

Workers' group living quarters and Job Corps centers

0.06%

Other noninstitutional facilities

0.20%


(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Okaloosa County, Florida

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 37.56%
  • Juvenile facilities : 3.79%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 13.13%
  • Other institutional facilities : 0.88%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Military quarters : 42.04%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 2.6%


(updated 2010)



Workers who live and work in Okaloosa County, Florida: 14,332 (7.9%)


(updated 2010)



Average Household Size in Okaloosa County, Florida: 2.43
Average Household Size in Florida: 2.48


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Okaloosa County): $601
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Florida): $641
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Okaloosa County): $746


(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 Okaloosa County, Florida are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Okaloosa County, Florida

Gentiva Health Services


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

Okaloosa Regional Home Health Services


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

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

Healthmark Home Health Agency


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

Mid-south Home Health Agency, Llc


     Address: 105 Whaley Street, Opp, Alabama 36467
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/8/1983

Hospitals Close To Okaloosa County, Florida

Twin Cities Hospital


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

North Okaloosa Medical Center


     Address: 151 Redstone Ave Se, Crestview, Florida 32539
     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

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

Jay Hospital


     Address: 14114 Alabama St, Jay, Florida 32565
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Okaloosa County, 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%

Destin Healthcare & Rehab Ctr


     Address: 195 Mattie M Kelly Blvd, Destin, Florida 32541
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 105
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Shoal Creek Rehab Center


     Address: 500 South Hospital Drive, Crestview, Florida 32539
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 113
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Parthenon Healthcare Of Crestv


     Address: 1849 First Avenue East, Crestview, Florida 32539
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 121
     Percent Occupied: 67%

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%

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%

Delta Health Care Center


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

Silvercrest Manor


     Address: 103 Ruby Lane, Crestview, Florida 32539
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 56
     Percent Occupied: 93%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Okaloosa County, Florida

Name: Farley
Address: PO Box 470; Ashford, AL 36312
Distance: 87 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Okaloosa County, Florida

    Retired Workers: 24,210
    Disabled Workers: 4,380
    Widowers Workers: 3,780
    Spouses Workers: 2,700
    Children Workers: 2,560


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Okaloosa County, Florida


Charges


Air Transportation: $5,911,000
Regular Highways: $238,000
Toll Highways: $14,912,000
Natural Resources - Other: $1,552,000
Parks & Recreation: $863,000
Sewerage: $10,494,000
Solid Waste Management: $8,112,000
All Other: $26,192,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $10,494,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Air Transportation: $197,000
General Support: $13,000
Health & Hospitals: $223,000
Highways: $1,099,000
Public Welfare: $79,000
All Other: $14,102,000
Transit Utilities: $964,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $19,947,000
Health & Hospitals: $28,000
Highways: $5,092,000
Public Welfare: $104,000
All Other: $2,273,000
Transit Utilities: $910,000


Local Intergovernmental


All Other: $6,665,000


Current Operations


Air Transportation: $5,228,000
Correctional Institutions: $10,175,000
Financial Administration: $13,689,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $6,535,000
Central Staff Services: $10,158,000
General Public Buildings: $3,220,000
Health Services - Other: $8,345,000
Regular Highways: $17,631,000
Libraries: $1,567,000
Natural Resources - Other: $584,000
Parks & Recreation: $4,420,000
Police Protection: $23,094,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $2,307,000
Welfare, Vendor Payments For Medical Care: $1,643,000
Welfare - Other: $160,000
Sewerage: $9,215,000
Solid Waste Management: $8,980,000
General - Other: $13,545,000
Water Utilities: $9,215,000
Transit Utilities: $1,989,000


Construction


Regular Highways: $900,000
Parks & Recreation: $286,000


Other Capital Outlay


Correctional Institutions: $59,000
Financial Administration: $465,000
Judicial: $505,000
Central Staff: $1,045,000
Health - Other: $325,000
Regular Highways: $71,000
Libraries: $23,000
Natural Resource - Other: $6,000
Parks & Recreation: $1,500,000
Police Protection: $1,547,000
Protective Inspection & Regulation, Nec: $18,000
Welfare - Other: $4,000
General - Other: $483,000
Transit Utilities: $260,000


General


Interest On Debt: $1,340,000


Water Utilities


Interest On Debt: $950,000


Intergovernmental To State


Health: $2,051,000


Tax


Property: $45,632,000
Motor Fuels Sales: $4,948,000
Public Utilities: $1,842,000
Other Selective Sales: $7,361,000
Occupation & Business License, Nec: $443,000
Other License: $2,375,000


Miscellaneous


Interest Earnings: $3,589,000
Fines & Forfeits: $494,000
Rents: $851,000
Donations From Private Sources: $288,000
General Revenue, Nec: $2,849,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $4,574,000


Bond Fund


Cash & Deposits: $17,612,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $55,046,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $48,689,000
Ong Term Debt Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $640,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,213,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $63,648,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $67,221,000


(updated 2006)



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 Okaloosa County, 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 )
  • Harrison County , MS 0.17 % ($33,246 AGI )
  • Bexar County , TX 0.17 % ($35,992 AGI )
  • Bay County , FL 0.15 % ($36,257 AGI )
  • Leon County , FL 0.12 % ($43,663 AGI )
  • El Paso County , CO 0.10 % ($31,447 AGI )
  • Hillsborough County , FL 0.10 % ($40,507 AGI )
  • Honolulu County , HI 0.09 % ($43,313 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 )
  • Bay County , FL 0.21 % ($51,679 AGI )
  • Bexar County , TX 0.18 % ($41,705 AGI )
  • Leon County , FL 0.16 % ($36,350 AGI )
  • Hillsborough County , FL 0.14 % ($45,113 AGI )
  • Orange County , FL 0.13 % ($29,844 AGI )
  • Clark County , NV 0.11 % ($41,378 AGI )
  • Duval County , FL 0.10 % ($35,961 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 Okaloosa County, Florida is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Okaloosa County, Florida


On 05/08/1971, a tornado touched down 7.53 miles from the center of Okaloosa County, Florida. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 05/15/1975, a tornado touched down 7.79 miles from the center of Okaloosa County, Florida. The tornado was rated a category 1 (no rain or hail) . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 10/28/1980, a tornado touched down 7.79 miles from the center of Okaloosa County, Florida. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 09/21/1979, a tornado touched down 7.79 miles from the center of Okaloosa County, Florida. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500 to $5,000.

On 10/04/1995, a tornado touched down 7.79 miles from the center of Okaloosa County, Florida. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 3 injuries and 1 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.



Storms In Okaloosa County, Florida

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Coastal Flooding        
03/13/1999, 12:00 pm 0 0 $2K --
         
Flooding        
07/02/2003, 02:45 pm 0 0 $3K --
05/07/1999, 01:05 am 0 0 $5K --
07/29/1998, 07:00 pm 0 0 $4K --
03/08/1998, 10:30 am 0 0 $1M --
10/24/1997, 10:30 am 0 0 $2K --
10/24/1997, 10:00 am 0 0 $5K --
05/10/1995, 11:00 am 0 0 $1K --
05/10/1995, 06:00 am 0 0 $1K --
05/09/1995, 03:00 pm 0 0 $2K $10k
         
Hail        
05/05/2005, 04:10 pm 0 0 $10K --
         
Lightning        
07/24/2007, 05:30 am 0 0 $15K --
07/02/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $150K --
07/01/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $10K --
08/09/2006, 12:15 pm 0 6 -- --
08/04/2006, 02:25 pm 0 0 $50K --
07/09/2005, 12:30 pm 0 0 $360K --
04/01/2005, 01:30 am 0 0 $60K --
03/27/2005, 03:45 am 0 0 $5K --
08/10/2004, 01:30 pm 0 0 $300K --
07/15/2004, 12:00 pm 0 0 $25K --
07/13/2004, 10:30 am 0 0 $8K --
07/08/2004, 02:30 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/21/2004, 12:30 pm 0 2 -- --
06/20/2004, 02:30 pm 0 0 $10K --
10/26/2003, 09:30 am 1 0 -- --
06/11/2003, 04:30 pm 0 1 -- --
05/15/2003, 03:40 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/03/2003, 12:00 pm 0 1 -- --
07/02/2002, 10:30 pm 0 0 $10K --
07/02/2002, 10:15 pm 0 0 $1K --
08/18/2001, 02:00 pm 0 0 $25K --
06/15/2000, 10:15 am 0 0 $30K --
02/14/2000, 12:30 am 0 1 -- --
03/06/1999, 09:00 am 1 1 -- --
01/02/1999, 01:15 pm 0 0 $4K --
08/20/1998, 05:00 pm 0 0 $2K --
08/01/1998, 05:30 am 0 0 $25K --
08/01/1998, 05:20 am 0 0 $10K --
07/21/1998, 02:00 pm 0 0 $3K --
07/07/1998, 01:30 pm 0 0 $10K --
06/20/1997, 01:20 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/24/1997, 11:10 pm 0 0 $10K --
05/15/1997, 04:15 pm 0 1 -- --
04/23/1997, 01:00 am 0 0 $20K --
03/13/1997, 07:45 pm 0 0 $5K --
09/04/1996, 09:00 am 0 0 $20K --
07/24/1996, 08:30 pm 0 1 -- --
04/18/1996, 08:38 am 1 10 -- --
07/27/1995, 05:13 pm 0 1 -- --
07/17/1995, 03:15 pm 0 1 -- --
07/17/1995, 03:10 pm 0 3 -- --
07/17/1995, 11:10 am 0 7 -- --
05/12/1995, 10:25 am 0 1 -- --
01/06/1995, 09:40 pm 0 0 $5K --
09/10/1993, 07:30 pm 0 1 -- --
01/01/1902, 12:00 am 0 0 $100K --
         
Rip Currents        
06/08/2003, 02:15 pm 1 10 -- --
06/08/2003, 12:00 pm 1 0 -- --
03/18/2003, 01:00 pm 0 2 -- --
06/06/2001, 12:00 pm 1 0 -- --
04/23/1999, 02:00 pm 1 0 -- --
05/14/1995, 12:00 am 0 8 -- --
04/22/1995, 03:15 pm 1 0 -- --
09/14/1994, 12:00 am 0 1 -- --
         
Thunderstorm        
07/14/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $80K --
07/14/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $80K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/20/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $10K --
07/14/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $12K --
11/15/2006, 12:00 am 0 0 $1K --
04/08/2006, 11:55 am 0 0 $5K --
03/26/2005, 05:30 pm 0 0 $10K --
05/31/2004, 03:05 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/06/2003, 01:20 pm 0 0 $5K --
04/25/2003, 03:30 am 0 0 $5K --
06/14/2002, 03:00 pm 0 0 $20K --
06/14/2002, 02:02 pm 0 0 $5K --
01/05/2002, 11:55 pm 0 0 $720K --
03/12/2001, 01:20 pm 0 0 $15K --
08/27/2000, 03:50 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/22/2000, 03:50 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/20/2000, 01:30 pm 0 0 $15K --
07/16/2000, 04:20 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/05/1999, 04:40 pm 0 0 $50K --
06/04/1999, 07:50 pm 0 0 $5K --
04/29/1999, 11:40 am 0 0 $3K --
03/13/1999, 11:05 pm 0 0 $4K --
03/13/1999, 10:50 pm 0 0 $3K --
03/13/1999, 10:25 pm 0 0 $5K --
03/09/1999, 06:03 am 0 0 $1K --
01/02/1999, 12:20 pm 0 0 $10K --
09/29/1998, 02:15 am 0 0 $3K --
08/16/1998, 08:35 am 0 0 $4K --
03/08/1998, 04:30 am 0 0 $25K --
01/07/1998, 10:00 am 0 0 $4K --
11/01/1997, 12:59 pm 0 0 $2K --
10/26/1997, 11:00 am 0 0 $5K --
06/20/1997, 01:00 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/20/1997, 12:55 pm 0 0 $1K --
04/28/1997, 02:00 am 0 0 $10K --
03/13/1997, 05:30 pm 0 0 $3K --
01/24/1997, 09:00 pm 0 0 $1K --
01/15/1997, 10:10 pm 0 0 $20K --
01/15/1997, 10:05 pm 0 0 $2K --
11/25/1996, 07:45 am 0 0 $4K --
08/04/1996, 03:08 pm 0 0 $1K --
04/14/1996, 08:30 pm 0 0 $5K --
12/05/1995, 12:55 pm 0 0 $300K --
10/03/1995, 12:45 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/27/1995, 05:10 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/01/1995, 03:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/09/1995, 03:50 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/09/1995, 02:15 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/09/1995, 01:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
01/06/1995, 08:00 pm 0 0 $20K --
04/08/1993, 10:30 pm 0 0 $500K --
03/31/1993, 05:30 am 0 0 $5K --
03/30/1993, 05:00 pm 0 1 $50K --
01/01/1912, 12:00 am 0 0 $15K --
01/01/1906, 12:00 am 0 0 $20K --
         



Tornados In Okaloosa County, Florida

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2007-03-01 1 30 -- 0 0 $8K --
  2006-01-13 4 50 -- 0 13 $2M --
  2005-08-29 1 30 -- 0 0 $5K --
  2005-08-29 1 30 -- 0 0 $5K --
  2005-08-29 3 30 -- 0 0 $8K --
  2005-06-11 -- 50 -- 0 0 $3K --
  2002-12-24 -- 30 -- 0 0 $142K --
  2001-10-13 1 100 1 0 0 $750K --
  2000-08-18 1 50 -- 0 0 $5K --
  1999-05-26 -- 100 1 0 0 $500K --
  1999-03-13 -- 50 -- 0 0 $30K --
  1999-03-03 7 30 -- 0 0 $15K --
  1999-03-03 1 75 1 0 0 $1M --
  1999-01-02 -- 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  1998-09-28 1 45 -- 0 0 $50K --
  1995-10-04 -- 25 -- 0 0 $10K --
  1995-10-04 -- 20 -- 0 0 $10K --
  1995-10-04 -- 25 -- 0 0 $4K --
  1995-08-03 -- 25 -- 0 0 $20K --
  1995-08-03 -- 25 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1990-09-11 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1990-07-02 -- 10 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1989-05-01 -- 10 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1987-08-02 1 30 1 0 0 $3K --
  1985-10-28 12 10 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1985-05-02 1 10 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1981-02-10 2 50 1 0 0 $25K --
  1975-01-10 1 50 1 0 7 $250K --
  1974-08-30 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1973-05-26 1 20 1 0 7 $250K --
  1973-05-26 24 10 2 1 4 $25K --
  1972-10-27 -- 20 2 0 0 $25K --
  1972-03-08 -- 100 1 0 3 $3K --
  1970-02-01 -- 33 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1969-12-21 -- 33 2 0 0 $3K --
  1969-05-24 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1963-09-28 6 150 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1963-04-30 61 33 2 0 0 $250K --
  1962-01-05 3 100 2 0 0 -- --
  1962-01-05 3 100 2 1 30 $3M --
  1961-11-22 -- 33 -- 0 1 -- --
  1958-03-06 8 33 2 0 0 $25K --
  1913-01-01 -- 30 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1907-01-01 1 -- -- 0 0 -- --



Hurricanes And Storms In Okaloosa County, Florida

  • Category 3: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 110 Knots
  • Category 2: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 85 Knots *
  • Category 1: OPAL - October 1995 - Wind Speed: 80 Knots
  • Category 1: ERIN - August 1995 - Wind Speed: 80 Knots
  • Category 1: FLOSSY - Wind Speed: 65 Knots
  • Category 1: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 71 Knots *
  • Tropical Storm: BARRY - August 2001 - Wind Speed: 60 Knots
  • Tropical Storm: HELENE - September 2000 - Wind Speed: 35 Knots
  • Tropical Storm: ALBERTO - July 1994 - Wind Speed: 55 Knots
  • Tropical Storm: DEBBIE - Wind Speed: 35 Knots
  • Tropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 47 Knots *
  • Tropical Depression: GEORGES - September 1998 - Wind Speed: 30 Knots
  • Tropical Depression: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 20 Knots *
  • Subtropical Depression: SUBTROP1 - Wind Speed: 30 Knots


* Hurricane and storm wind is an average wind speed during the storms's life in Okaloosa County, Florida



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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 Okaloosa County, Florida directly or research local government web sites.

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)



Jails in Okaloosa County, Florida


  • Okaloosa County Jail


    1200 East James Lee Blvd., Crestview, FL 32539
    Capacity: 594
    Confined: 714
    Avg. Population: 715
    Year Built: 1962
    Year Renovated: 2003


(updated 2006)



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