Crestview is a small town  located in the northwest panhandle of Florida about 35 minutes outside of Fort Walton Beach.  With an elevation of 235 feet above sea level, it is one of the highest points in the state.  The town was once known as “the icebox of Florida”, due to it having the coldest winters in the state. Today it goes by a more popular nickname as the “Hub City” of Northwest Florida.  Residents and visitors alike enjoy sugar white sandy beaches just minutes away, as well as the low crime rate and charming country living.


Population in 2012: 22,351 

Estimated median household income in 2011: $44,264