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(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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