Okaloosa County FL Information


Okaloosa County Subdivisions

Okaloosa County FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 198,499
Population in Households 193,881
Population in Familes 154,074
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,618
Population Density1 213
Diversity Index2 48


Median Household Income $57,985
Average Household Income $80,733
Per Capita Income $32,777


Total Housing Units 100,574 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 47,989 (47.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 30,915 (30.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 21,670 (21.5%)
Median Home Value $222,330
Average Home Value $284,569


Total Households 78,904
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 52,396
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.14% 1.21%
Households 1.05% 1.16%
Families 0.95% 1.09%
Median Household Income   2.65%
Per Capita Income   3.09%


Okaloosa County FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Okaloosa County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 26 63rd
Population Density # 33 52nd
Diversity Index # 36 49th
Median Household Income # 8 90th
Per Capita Income # 13 82nd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.