Real Estate Market Update for Okaloosa County, FL
Map Information for Okaloosa County, FL
Area Information for Okaloosa County, FL
  • Population: 179,697
  • Median Age: 37.23 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 17.89 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 5.995%
  • Population Density: 193/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 5.4%
  • Closest Airport: Eglin Afb
  • Closest College: Troy University-eglin Afb Campus
  • Closest Jr. College: Lurleen B Wallace Comm College-andalusia
  • Median Household Income: $55,941
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 16.86%
  • Median Years in Residence: 3.35 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $170,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Pensacola Blue Wahoos
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 34%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Okaloosa County, FL
Median Age: 37.23 Married: 34% Number of Households: 72,430 Households with Children: 22,694
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for Okaloosa County, FL

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Okaloosa Youth Academy 7.6 mi Public 5-12 0 0
      Okaloosa Youth Development Center 7.6 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Gulf Coast Youth Academy 7.6 mi Public 6-12 0 0
      Shoal River Middle School 9.4 mi Public 6-8 3-5 4
      Collegiate High School At Northwest Florida State College 9.6 mi Public 10-12 5 5
      Rocky Bayou Christian School Nfcea 9.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 4
      C. W. Ruckel Middle School 10.5 mi Public 6-8 5 4
      Lula J. Edge Elementary School 10.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4-5 4
      James E Plew Elementary School 10.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4-5 5
      Niceville Senior High School 10.7 mi Public 9-12 4-5 4
      Walker Elementary School 11.1 mi Public K-5 3 4
      Riverside Elementary School 11.2 mi Public K-5 3 4
      Southside Center 11.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Emerald Coast Career Institute N 11.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Bluewater Elementary School 11.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 4
      Northwood Elementary School 12.1 mi Public K-5 3 4
      Sunshine Academy Of Bright Ideas 12.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-1 0 0
      Crestview High School 12.5 mi Public 9-12 3-5 3
      Addie R. Lewis School 12.7 mi Public K-8 3-5 4
      Antioch Elementary School 12.8 mi Public K-5 4-5 4
      Bob Sikes Elementary School 12.9 mi Public K-5 3 4
      Davidson Middle School 12.9 mi Public 6-8 4 4
      Lakewood Christian School 13.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 4
      Eglin Elementary School 15.6 mi Public K-4 3 3
      Longwood Elementary School 17.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2-5 5
      Shalimar Elementary School 17.8 mi Public K-5 3-5 4
      Clifford Meigs Middle School 18.1 mi Public 6-8 4 3
      Choice High School And Technical Center 18.2 mi Public 4-12 0 0
      Okaloosa Blended School 18.2 mi Public K-8 0 0
      Destin Middle School 18.4 mi Public 5-8 4-5 3
      Kenwood Elementary School 18.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3-5 5
      Baker School 18.5 mi Public K-12 3 3
      Destin Elementary School 18.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4-5 5
      Okaloosa Academy 18.7 mi Public 6-12 0 3
      Destin Christian Academy 19.0 mi Private K-5 0 5
      Choctawhatchee Senior High School 19.3 mi Public 9-12 3-5 4
      W. C. Pryor Middle School 19.5 mi Public 6-8 3-5 3
      Adolescent Substance Abuse 19.6 mi Public 6-12 0 0
      Oak Tree Child Development Center 19.7 mi Private 3-6 0 0
      Elliott Point Elementary School 20.2 mi Public K-5 2-5 5
      Calvary Christian Academy And Preschool 20.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Gulf Coast Christian School 20.4 mi Private K-11 0 0
      Cinco Baptist School 20.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-6 0 4
      Wright Elementary School 20.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 3
      Ami Kids Emerald Coast 20.8 mi Public 6-12 0 0
      Beulah Christian Academy 20.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Laurel Hill School 20.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-12 2 4
      Okaloosa Virtual Instruction Program 21.2 mi Public K-12 0 0
      Northwest Florida Ballet Academie 21.4 mi Public 3-8 4-5 4
      Florida Virtual School 21.4 mi Public 3-12 0 0
      Max Bruner Junior Middle School 21.4 mi Public 6-8 3-5 4
      Silver Sands-excep. Children 21.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Saint Mary School 21.6 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Emerald Coast Christian School 21.7 mi Private 1-8 0 0
      Montessori Learning Center 21.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Annette P. Edwins Elementary School 22.0 mi Public K-5 2-5 4
      Fort Walton Beach High School 22.0 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      Liza Jackson Preparatory School 22.1 mi Public K-8 5 4
      Mary Esther Elementary School 22.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 4
      Florosa Elementary School 25.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 4
      Adonai True Vine Academy 28.7 mi Private K-12 0 0
      Moultonborough Academy (junior High) 1,222.2 mi Public 7-12 3 3
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics © 2014
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