Fort Walton Beach, FL
Fort Walton Beach is located in northwest Florida. Fort Walton Beach is part of Okaloosa County. Fort Walton Beach has 7.48 square miles of land area and 0.79 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Fort Walton Beach population is 19,507, which has shrunk 2.33% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 17.64% and is much lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. Fort Walton Beach median household income is $47,228 in 2008-2012 and has grown by 17.62% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 21.87% and is lower than the national average rate of 26.32%. Fort Walton Beach median house value is $164,400 in 2008-2012 and has grown by 88.32% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 61.90% and is much higher than the national average rate of 51.67%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Fort Walton Beach is much better than the state average in quality. The Fort Walton Beach area code is 850.
Fort Walton Beach, FL Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data