Destin Information

Destin Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Destin, FL

General Destin Information

State: Florida

County: Okaloosa County

Close cities: Cinco Bayou, FL, Valparaiso, FL, Destin, FL, Longwood, FL, Miramar Beach, FL, Lake Lorraine, FL, Shalimar, FL, Fort Walton Beach, FL, Niceville, FL, Eglin AFB, FL, Ocean City, FL, Seminole, FL, Wright, FL

Destin Population (census data)
Total 12,736 (+16.1% since 2000)
Male 6,425 (50.4%)
Female 6,311 (49.6%)

Population Density: 1,692 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 91.7 (US Avg is 100)

Destin Elevation: 25 feet above sea level

Land Area: 7.53 square miles

Median Household Income: $71,035

Zip Codes: 32540, 32541, and 32550.

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Destin Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (94.1%)
  • Hispanic (2.7%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
  • American Indian (1.1%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (16.8%)
  • English (15.0%)
  • Irish (12.7%)
  • United States (11.3%)
  • Italian (5.6%)
  • French (4.7%)
Foriegn Born: 570 people (4.5%)
  • Europe (45.8%)
  • Latin America (22.9%)
  • Asia (20.8%)
  • North America (10.4%)

Local Destin Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Tampa Bay Rays,
NFL Football: Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Jacksonville Jaguars
NBA Basketball: , , Orlando Magic
NHL Hockey: Tampa Bay Lightning
NCAA Sports: Florida A&M University, Florida State University

Destin School Information

Middle Schools
Destin Middle School (689 Regatta Bay Boulevard, Destin, FL, 32541 - Okaloosa County School District District)
Elementary Schools
Destin Elementary School (630 Kelly Street, Destin, FL, 32541 - Okaloosa County School District District)

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