The unemployment rate in Fort Walton Beach is 2.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Fort Walton Beach jobs have increased by 4.2%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Fort Walton Beach's cost of living is 0.6% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
October, April and November are the most pleasant months in Fort Walton Beach, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Okaloosa county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Fort Walton Beach's population is 21,368 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 6.9%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 19 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Fort Walton Beach is $178,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 14.8%. Check out the homes in the area
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. More Education