Panama City Beach, Florida 

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Population

12,624

212% Growth

Unemployment Rate

4.7%

Median Income

$53,242

Avg. Home Price

$224,300

Best Places to Live in Panama City Beach, Florida

Beach town/Military town - Florida Panhandle on the Gulf Coast
Pros
-Water recreation
-Future job growth
-Attractive beaches
Cons
-Crime rates
-Tourist sprawl
-Isolation

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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: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Florida
County: Bay County
Metro Area: Panama City Metro Area
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 4.7% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Panama City Beach jobs have increased by 0.77%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Panama City Beach's cost of living is 4.40% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Panama City Beach's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Panama City Beach's population is 12,624 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 211.63%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 20 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Panama City Beach is $224,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -24.18%. Check out the homes in the area.
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. Learn More...

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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 10.2% in the last 12 months. Browse Panama City Beach Real Estate.

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Reviews for Panama City Beach    11 Reviews
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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Reviewing PCB and surrounding Area - 2/26/2010
Truth be told, if you move here to actually live it would be best to secure a “Career Type” job in the vicinity prior to arriving. If you show up expecting to get a job... (Read More)

Reviewing PCB, Panama City and Surrounding Area - 2/26/2010
Truth be told, if you move here to actually live it would be best to secure a “Career Type” job in the vicinity prior to arriving. If you show up expecting to get a job... (Read More)


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ZIP CODES IN PANAMA CITY BEACH, FLORIDA
32413 32407