Destin is located Okaloosa County in the northwest panhandle of Florida. It has a population of 11,455 residents and covers over 19 square kilometers of land. Destin’s beaches have been called Florida’s Emerald Coast because of their beautiful blue-green crystal clear color. Residents and tourist alike find the beaches with the unique bright white sand to be some of the finest in the world. Additionally, because Destin’s beaches contain very little coarse coral & shell this keeps the consistency of powdered sugar.


Destin is one of the few places in Florida where you can still snorkel right off the beach without a boat. Living in paradise offers many relocation choices to fit your lifestyle. Whether you prefer secluded quiet neighborhoods, master planned communities with activities for a family life style,or luxurious living with varied amenities. Destin will meet your expectations!


The median income for a household in the city was $53,042, and the median income for a family was $60,498.