Destin, Okaloosa County, Florida

Destin is a city in Okaloosa County, Florida. As of the 2014 census, the city population was 13,355. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 7.53 square miles. An elevation is 25 feet (7.62 m) above sea level. The population density was 1,774 people per square mile. The median age was 40 years (Florida state median age was 41.8 years). For every 100 females there were 99 males.
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Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2014)
13,355 residents
Population Change
+20.1% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
40 years (State: 41.8)
Below the Poverty Line
7.5% (Year: 2015)
Population Males
6,642 residents
Population Females
6,713 residents
Population Urban
100% of residents
Foreign Born Residents
3.7% Latin America, 2.5% Europe, 0.8% Asia
Daytime Population Change
+5,709 (+42.3%)
Live and Work in the City
2,565 (34.2%)
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
4.3% (State: 5.4%)

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    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers


      Destin Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)


        Destin Residents Living Below the Poverty Line (According to 2015)


          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born Destin Residents


            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Median Home Value (Year: 2015)
              $301,313 (State: $179,800)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$150,313 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2015)
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $549 – $880
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              93 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $2,352 (0.80%)
              Property Taxes without Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $2,614 (0.90%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $65,886 (State: $49,426)
              Changes in Household Income
              +$12,844 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2015)
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              +$6,261 since 2000 year
              Education Data (by Residents, Schools, Colleges)

              Education attainment (25+ years residents)


                Males 25 Years and Older


                  Females 25 Years and Older


                    Nearest Colleges & Universities

                    • Northwest Florida State College
                      about 10 miles
                      Niceville, FL
                      Full-time enrollment: 5,052
                    • Pensacola State College
                      about 44 miles
                      Pensacola, FL
                      FT enrollment: 8,740
                    • The University of West Florida
                      about 46 miles
                      Pensacola, FL
                      FT enrollment: 10,240
                    • Gulf Coast State College
                      about 47 miles
                      Panama City, FL
                      FT enrollment: 4,474
                    • Columbia Southern University
                      about 71 miles
                      Orange Beach, AL
                      FT enrollment: 14,996
                    • Enterprise State Community College
                      about 74 miles
                      Enterprise, AL
                      FT enrollment: 2,101
                    • James H Faulkner State Community College
                      about 84 miles
                      Bay Minette, AL
                      FT enrollment: 3,703

                    List of Largest Public Middle Schools

                    • DESTIN MIDDLE SCHOOL
                      Students: 371
                      Location: 4608 LEGENDARY MARINA DR
                      Grades: 5-8
                    • DESTIN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
                      Students: 22
                      Location: 630 KELLY ST
                      Grades: PK-4

                    List of Largest Private Middle Schools

                    • DESTIN CHRISTIAN ACADEMY
                      Students: 39
                      Location: 201 BEACH DR
                      Grades: KG-5
                    Labor Market Description

                    Unemployment Rate


                      Male: Employment in Industries (Services)


                        Female: Employment in Industries (Services)


                          Male: Most Common Occupations


                            Female: Most Common Occupations

                              Destin Infrastructure
                              Grocery Stores in the City
                              33 stores
                              Grocery Stores per 10,000 Citizens
                              1.82 (State: 2.04)
                              Supercenters in the City
                              4 centers
                              Supercenters per 10,000 Citizens
                              0.22 (State: 0.11)
                              Convenience Stores not at Gas Stations
                              10 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (no Gas)
                              0.55 (State: 1.28)
                              Convenience Stores at Gas Stations
                              84 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (with Gas)
                              4.64 (State: 3.04)
                              Number of Restaurants in the City
                              175 restaurants
                              Restaurants per 10,000 Citizens
                              9.66 (State: 7.45)
                              Number of Houses in the City

                              Hospitals in Destin

                              • HUMANA HOSPITAL DESTIN
                                provides emergency services
                                996 AIRPORT ROAD
                              • PLAN B-ADULT CARE SOLUTIONS LLC
                                12671 EMERALD COAST PKWY STE 204
                                195 MATTIE M KELLY BLVD

                              Airports & Heliports in Destin

                              • Destin Executive Airport
                              • Destin Emergency Care Center Heliport
                              • Mack Bayor Airheart Heliport

                              Average Travel Time to Work


                                Means of Transportation for Getting to Work

                                  Other Information

                                  Destin by Race (According to 2015)


                                    Median Unit Value (According to 2015)


                                      Natural Disasters in Destin


                                        Air Quality Information

                                          Common Weather Information
                                          Tornadoes Average Activity
                                          6% (Greater then US)
                                          Earthquakes Average Activity
                                          94% (Smaller then US)
                                          Number of Natural Disasters
                                          24 pc. (State: 13 pc.)
                                          Number of Major Disasters
                                          20 pc.
                                          Number of Emergencies Disasters
                                          4 pc.
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                                          ZIP Codes for Destin: 32541
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