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    The unemployment rate in Fort Walton Beach is 4.00 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Fort Walton Beach jobs have Increased by 0.62 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Fort Walton Beach's cost of living is 8.70% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Fort Walton Beach's population is 21,817 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 1.61 percent.
    Average Commute time is 18 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    The median home cost in Fort Walton Beach is $148,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -25.15%.
    Fort Walton Beach public schools spend $8,676 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.7 students per teacher in Fort Walton Beach.

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is it good place to live and retire?

I would like to know if Fort Walton Beach is a better place to live rather than busy Clearwater FL. We want to re-locate to a quieter city with all the amenities of a... (Read More)



Great beaches, but don't recommend for single men

FWB is great for its beautiful beaches and saltwater fishing. It's also easy to move around town except during rush hour (yes, we have a rush hour - but it literally... (Read More)



Best location on the Panhandle

Great community located between Eglin and Hurlburt AFBs. Easy access to the best beaches, 20 minutes to the more expensive and modern city of Destin, make Fort Walton... (Read More)



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