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Total population: 12,641 (All urban)

Destin,FL index of house prices


Houses: 10,497 (4,902 occupied: 3,704 owner occupied, 1,198 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

24%
State:

32%

Housing density: 1394 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $228,762.


Median contract rent in 2009: $961 (lower quartile is $687, upper quartile is $1,197)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $1,533


Median gross rent in Destin, FL in 2009: $1,113


Housing units in Destin with a mortgage: 2,026 (220 second mortgage, 272 home equity loan, 18 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 952


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $80,757


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $47,950


Median monthly housing costs: $1,302





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Destin, Florida Age and Sex of Residents


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $330,234 (it was $151,000 in 2000)
Destin:

$330,234
Florida:

$182,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $214,831 - $515,666

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $430,572
Here:

$430,572
State:

$275,879

Townhouses or other attached units: $198,557
Here:

$198,557
State:

$195,815

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $283,194
Here:

$283,194
State:

$172,083

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $582,615
Here:

$582,615
State:

$221,364

Mobile homes: $210,357
Here:

$210,357
State:

$43,568

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $1,753
Here:

$1,753
State:

$47,032

Household type by relationship:

Households: 11,135
  • In family households: 8,909 (2,540 male householders, 667 female householders)
    2,752 spouses, 2,444 children (2,211 natural, 90 adopted, 143 stepchildren), 109 grandchildren, 88 brothers or sisters, 14 parents, 107 other relatives, 188 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,226 (967 male householders (630 living alone)), 769 female householders (690 living alone)), 490 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 112 (all institutionalized)

Size of family households: 1,743 2-persons, 720 3-persons, 493 4-persons, 183 5-persons, 48 6-persons, 20 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,320 1-person, 360 2-persons, 43 3-persons, 13 4-persons.

1,528 married couples with children.
467 single-parent households (107 men, 360 women).

93.2% of residents of Destin speak English at home.
2.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (58% speak English very well, 7% speak English well, 27% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).
2.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (79% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 4% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
1.0% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (48% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 29% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (71% speak English very well, 29% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 570 (5.1%)
(54.4% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

5.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.2
State:

3.8

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Destin, Florida
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 17
  • 2 rooms: 41
  • 3 rooms: 188
  • 4 rooms: 433
  • 5 rooms: 702
  • 6 rooms: 867
  • 7 rooms: 707
  • 8 rooms: 399
  • 9 or more rooms: 350
  • 1 room: 8
  • 2 rooms: 77
  • 3 rooms: 240
  • 4 rooms: 411
  • 5 rooms: 245
  • 6 rooms: 159
  • 7 rooms: 16
  • 8 rooms: 42
  • 9 or more rooms: 0
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Destin, Florida
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 25
  • 1 bedroom: 86
  • 2 bedrooms: 757
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,039
  • 4 bedrooms: 700
  • 5+ bedrooms: 97
  • no bedroom: 8
  • 1 bedroom: 168
  • 2 bedrooms: 631
  • 3 bedrooms: 356
  • 4 bedrooms: 29
  • 5+ bedrooms: 6
Cars and other vehicles available in Destin, Florida in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 44
  • 1 vehicle: 1,260
  • 2 vehicles: 1,850
  • 3 vehicles: 433
  • 4 vehicles: 117
  • 5+ vehicles: 0
  • no vehicle: 40
  • 1 vehicle: 635
  • 2 vehicles: 398
  • 3 vehicles: 120
  • 4 vehicles: 5
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 295
  • 2000 to 2004: 1,954
  • 1990 to 1999: 3,607
  • 1980 to 1989: 3,299
  • 1970 to 1979: 3,313
  • 1960 to 1969: 235
  • 1950 to 1959: 180
  • 1940 to 1949: 0
  • 1939 or earlier: 62

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Destin, FL house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Destin, FL:

  • Less than $10,000: 6
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 3
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 4
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 12
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 11
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 0
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 1
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 11
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 13
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 20
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 17
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 0
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 8
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 126
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 168
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 194
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 253
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 698
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 601
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 682
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 428
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 312
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 299
  • $1,000,000 or more: 346
 


Destin rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Destin:

  • Less than $100: 11 people
  • $100 to $149: 0
  • $150 to $199: 0
  • $200 to $249: 0
  • $250 to $299: 0
  • $300 to $349: 111
  • $350 to $399: 0
  • $400 to $449: 0
  • $450 to $499: 0
  • $500 to $549: 11
  • $550 to $599: 74
  • $600 to $649: 77
  • $650 to $699: 15
  • $700 to $749: 85
  • $750 to $799: 11
  • $800 to $899: 51
  • $900 to $999: 202
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 345
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 362
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 175
  • $2,000 or more: 79
  • No cash rent: 145
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 181
  • 1990 to 1994: 25
  • 1985 to 1989: 14
  • 1980 to 1984: 37
  • 1975 to 1979: 59
  • 1970 to 1974: 16
  • 1970 to 1974: 17
  • 1965 to 1969: 221


Destin, FL Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 81.8%
Number of people working at home: 162 (3.0% of all workers)


Destin commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 326
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1055
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 806
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 976
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 622
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 157
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 689
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 67
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 144
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 185
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 160
  • 90 or more minutes: 78
 


Destin mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 4,509 (83%)
  • Carpooled: 532 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 7 (0%)
  • Taxi: 7 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 52 (1%)
  • Walked: 99 (2%)
  • Other means: 59 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 162 (3%)
 


Destin, FL household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 243
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 150
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 269
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 330
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 245
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 302
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 296
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 255
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 156
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 583
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 682
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 704
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 284
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 92
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 100
  • $200,000 or more: 252
 

First ancestries reported:

 English: 1258
 United States or American: 1252
 German: 1131
 Other groups: 949
 Irish: 915
 Italian: 583
 Scottish: 369
 French (except Basque): 340
 Scotch-Irish: 318
 Polish: 213
 Dutch: 183
 Norwegian: 122
 Greek: 121
 Swedish: 103
 European: 67
 Russian: 66
 Arab:: 65
 British: 53
 French Canadian: 52
 Hungarian: 48
 Lebanese: 48
 Welsh: 47
 Belgian: 37
 Czechoslovakian: 33
 Australian: 21
 Lithuanian: 21
 Slovak: 21
 Swiss: 19
 Portuguese: 18
 Brazilian: 16
 Acadian/Cajun: 16
 Yugoslavian: 16
 Czech: 13
 Ukrainian: 12
 Slavic: 11
 Armenian: 9
 Scandinavian: 9
 Egyptian: 9
 Jordanian: 8
 Romanian: 8
 Finnish: 7
 Danish: 7


Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):



  • Mexico (18%)
  • Germany (13%)
  • Vietnam (9%)
  • Canada (9%)
  • United Kingdom (8%)
  • France (5%)
  • Italy (5%)


Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 2633
  • Northeast: 1182
  • Midwest: 1697
  • South: 4485
  • West: 541

49% of Destin residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 40% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 24% lived in Florida.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 33
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 9
  • 7th and 8th grade: 65
  • 9th grade: 45
  • 10th grade: 47
  • 11th grade: 52
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 55
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 804
  • Less than 1 year of college: 214
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 972
  • Associate degree: 350
  • Bachelor's degree: 969
  • Master's degree: 374
  • Professional school degree: 104
  • Doctorate degree: 78

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 8
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 15
  • 7th and 8th grade: 69
  • 9th grade: 36
  • 10th grade: 91
  • 11th grade: 74
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 86
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,062
  • Less than 1 year of college: 434
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 864
  • Associate degree: 427
  • Bachelor's degree: 870
  • Master's degree: 193
  • Professional school degree: 26
  • Doctorate degree: 52

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 4.2%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 2.6%


Unemployment rate for Asian males: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for Asian females: 20.8%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 45.5%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 5.6%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 34.1%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $62,277
  • Black householders: $68,237
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $39,345
  • Asian householders: $95,113
  • Two or more races householders: $68,113
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $78,444
Destin household income for White non-Hispanic householders
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Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $337,013
  • Black or African American householders: $207,763
  • Asian householders: $344,886
  • Two or more races householders: $288,681
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $358,445

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,053
  • One, attached: 495
  • Two: 55
  • 3 or 4: 520
  • 5 to 9: 593
  • 10 to 19: 253
  • 20 to 49: 1,054
  • 50 or more: 3,299
  • Mobile homes: 165
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 10

Median worth of mobile homes: $34,149


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0%

House/condo owner moved in on average 8 years ago


Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Destin:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Destin
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (74.8%)
  • Utility gas (22.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.1%)
  • Electricity (89.1%)
  • Utility gas (9.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.4%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 113
Here:

10.2%
Florida:

11.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 21
Here:

3.9%
Florida:

9.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 19
Here:

5.4%
Florida:

21.0%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

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