Fort Walton Beach, FL Real Estate
Fort Walton Beach, Florida is located in Okaloosa County. Nearby cities and towns include Cinco Bayou, Ocean City, Wright, Mary Esther, Shalimar, Lake Lorraine, Eglin AFB, Valparaiso, Destin, Niceville, Navarre, Navarre Beach, Holley, Miramar Beach, Harold, Woodlawn Beach, Crestview, Midway, and East Milton. Fort Walton Beach is a suburban community with a population of 19,379. The median household income is $48,855. In Fort Walton Beach, 42% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 24% of the households. Half the population of Fort Walton Beach commutes 16 minutes or less to work, with 64% of residents holding white collar jobs and 36% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Fort Walton Beach, FL is 30 years, with 50% of those homes owned, 36% rented, and 14% not occupied. In the previous year, 323 Fort Walton Beach properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Fort Walton Beach in the previous year was $141,615.