Panama City Beach, Florida 

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Population

12,337

+9.7% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

4.5%

Median Income

$53,242

Median Home Price

$361,100

Median Age

43.1

Comfort Index (Climate)

3.0 / 8.1

summer / winter

FL Gifts

Best Places to Live in Panama City Beach, Florida

Beach town/Military town - Florida Panhandle on the Gulf Coast. April, October and November are the most pleasant months in Panama City Beach, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Panama City Beach, FL Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Water recreation
Future job growth
Attractive beaches
Cons
Crime rates
Tourist sprawl
Isolation


What Bert Has To Say About Panama City Metro Area

Panama City is one of the more popular beach cities in the Florida Panhandle. The area has large white-sand beaches, particularly to the northwest in Panama City Beach (a separate city). Panama City Beach is a spring-break destination with a substantial tourist-oriented infrastructure including amusement parks. Its 1950’s-style beach strip appearance reflects its mostly lower-middle class clientele. The beaches themselves and the water are very attractive and create a prime destination for watersports enthusiasts. Nearby ocean currents support abundant marine life, and fishing and diving are popular.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Florida
County: Bay County
Metro Area: Panama City Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately conservative
City: Panama City Beach
Zip Codes: 32413 32407
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 112 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Panama City Beach is 4.5% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Panama City Beach jobs have increased by 2.0%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Panama City Beach's cost of living is 5.4% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Panama City Beach's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Bay county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 70.9% to 27.5%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Panama City Beach's population is 12,337 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 9.7%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Panama City Beach is Real Estate: $361,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 13.0%.

SCHOOLS
Panama City Beach public schools spend $8,488 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.1 students per teacher in Panama City Beach. More Education



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Housing Market in Panama City Beach

It's a good time to buy in Panama City Beach. Home Appreciation is up 12.4% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Panama City Beach is $361,100.

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Reviews for Panama City Beach   12 Reviews
Sad changes - 10/1/2019
I've lived here since 2001 and have seen many changes, mainly for the good. Although in the last couple years, and even more so after Hurricane Michael the cost of... Read More

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SHAMEFUL - 8/29/2019
I loved this area until I heard the property owners/corporations increased peoples rents between 30% to 90% that were still recovering from last years... Read More

pannama city - 2/12/2013
Pannama city lived in the neighboring area 6 years loved it . I think you expect to much from such a small town as for the papermill you either put up with the smell or... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN PANAMA CITY BEACH, FLORIDA
32413 32407

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