Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 32459: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459

Acceptable Alternative
Point Washington, FL 32459
Pt Washington, FL 32459
Santa Rsa Bch, FL 32459

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,163
  • Single Family Addresses: 8,559
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,940
  • County: Walton County
  • Centroid: Latitude 30.36, Longitude -86.238
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 14,183
Population in Households 14,138
Population in Familes 10,614
Population in Group Qrtrs 45
Population Density1 210
Diversity Index2 31


Total Households 5,974
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 3,735
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 15,301 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,710 (24.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,264 (14.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 9,327 (61.0%)
Median Home Value $374,031
Average Home Value $461,833


Median Household Income $59,942
Average Household Income $86,968
Per Capita Income $36,755
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 3.31% 3.95%
Households 3.08% 3.81%
Families 2.98% 3.74%
Median Household Income   2.86%
Per Capita Income   1.87%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 32459 to the other 965 ZIP Codes in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 586 39th
Population Density1 # 700 28th
Diversity Index2 # 756 22nd
Median Household Income # 197 80th
Per Capita Income # 180 81st

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