Walton County FL Information


Walton County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 65,599
Population in Households 63,614
Population in Familes 49,430
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,985
Population Density1 63
Diversity Index2 33


Median Household Income $51,246
Average Household Income $74,121
Per Capita Income $30,449


Total Housing Units 55,578 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 18,104 (32.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,397 (15.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 29,077 (52.3%)
Median Home Value $222,725
Average Home Value $328,288


Total Households 26,501
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 17,102
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 2.15% 2.56%
Households 2.11% 2.56%
Families 2.01% 2.48%
Median Household Income   2.91%
Per Capita Income   3.86%


Walton County FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Walton 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 # 41 40th
Population Density # 45 34th
Diversity Index # 61 10th
Median Household Income # 24 66th
Per Capita Income # 19 73rd

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