Fort Walton Beach

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Welcome to Fort Walton Beach

View Fort Walton Beach real estate listings from Beach Group Properties. Located along the western part of Florida’s beautiful Emerald Coast, Fort Walton Beach provides an ideal combination of beach life and community. Discover why retirees, young professionals, and everyone in between continually decide to make this area their permanent home.
 
Browse our various homes for sale in Fort Walton Beach and throughout the Panhandle. Find the perfect investment property; or better yet, find your family’s next home in Fort Walton Beach, Florida! If you’re interested in buying real estate near Destin or Pensacola, contact our local real estate company anytime with questions or to arrange a showing with one of our experienced Fort Walton Beach real estate agents.

Overview for Fort Walton Beach, FL

20,805 people live in Fort Walton Beach, where the median age is 39.5 and the average individual income is $32,350. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

20,805

Total Population

39.5 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$32,350

Average individual Income

Around Fort Walton Beach, FL

There's plenty to do around Fort Walton Beach, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

40
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
39
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including El Torreonense, A&A Spice Is Life Food Truck, and LesGo Personal Chef Servies.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 1.13 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 0.68 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$$ 1.97 miles 14 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.4 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.62 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.71 miles 15 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Fort Walton Beach, FL

Fort Walton Beach has 8,775 households, with an average household size of 2.33. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Fort Walton Beach do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 20,805 people call Fort Walton Beach home. The population density is 2,722.27 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

20,805

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

39.5

Median Age

51.09 / 48.91%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
8,775

Total Households

2.33

Average Household Size

$32,350

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Fort Walton Beach, FL

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The following schools are within or nearby Fort Walton Beach. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PUBLIC
4th - 12th
No rating available
Northwest Florida Ballet Academie
PUBLIC
3rd - 8th
5/5
Silver Sands-Excep. Children
PUBLIC
PreK - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Okaloosa Virtual Instruction Program
PUBLIC
K - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 1st
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
PUBLIC
7th - 12th
1/5
Annette P. Edwins Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Choctawhatchee Senior High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
Max Bruner Junior Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
2/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
2/5
Elliott Point Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
Kenwood Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
3/5
PUBLIC
6th - 12th
No rating available

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