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Destin, FL (Florida) Houses and Residents

Destin,FL index of house prices

Total population: 13,355 (Urban population: 11,247, Rural population: 0)

Houses: 13,734 (5,887 occupied: 3,779 owner occupied, 2,108 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

36%
State:

36%

Housing density: 1,824 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $187,081.

Median contract rent in 2016: $678 (lower quartile is $549, upper quartile is $880)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $2,132


Median gross rent in Destin, FL in 2016: $774

Housing units in Destin with a mortgage: 2,303 (39 second mortgage, 157 home equity loan, 4 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,476

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $87,028

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $63,679

Median monthly housing costs: $1,314


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Destin, Florida Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $305,038 (it was $151,000 in 2000)
Destin:

$305,038
Florida:

$197,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $208,016 - $475,221

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $440,765
Here:

$440,765
State:

$297,126

Townhouses or other attached units: $348,782
Here:

$348,782
State:

$218,328

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $345,684
Here:

$345,684
State:

$188,397

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $290,438
Here:

$290,438
State:

$280,732
Median year house/condo built: 1988

Median year apartment built: 1994

Household type by relationship:

Households: 13,677
  • In family households: 10,069 (1,960 male householders, 1,438 female householders)
    2,862 spouses, 3,003 children (2,672 natural, 138 adopted, 132 stepchildren), 165 grandchildren, 90 brothers or sisters, 79 parents, 173 other relatives, 244 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 3,518 (1,591 male householders (1,093 living alone)), 949 female householders (784 living alone)), 1,024 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 129

Size of family households: 1,971 2-persons, 682 3-persons, 486 4-persons, 216 5-persons, 14 6-persons, 20 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,866 1-person, 490 2-persons, 137 3-persons, 9 4-persons.

1,788 married couples with children.
293 single-parent households (97 men, 196 women).

88.5% of residents of Destin speak English at home.
5.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (53% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 32% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
3.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (69% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 16% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
1.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (61% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 15% speak English not well, 11% don't speak English at all).
0.7% of residents speak other language at home (59% speak English very well, 31% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 1,217 (8.9%)
(36.4% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.0
State:

5.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.3
State:

4.3

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Destin, Florida:

  • 11no bedroom
  • 871 bedroom
  • 7302 bedrooms
  • 1,9383 bedrooms
  • 8294 bedrooms
  • 1375+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Destin population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Destin, Florida:

  • 103no bedroom
  • 4331 bedroom
  • 8652 bedrooms
  • 6403 bedrooms
  • 1244 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Destin population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Destin in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 85no vehicle
  • 1,2601 vehicle
  • 1,8202 vehicles
  • 4393 vehicles
  • 1214 vehicles
  • 135+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Destin population

Cars and other vehicles available in Destin in renter-occupied apartments

  • 63no vehicle
  • 1,0281 vehicle
  • 8182 vehicles
  • 1903 vehicles
  • 174 vehicles
  • 45+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Destin population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Destin, Florida:

  • 61 room
  • 182 rooms
  • 1173 rooms
  • 4954 rooms
  • 6475 rooms
  • 8226 rooms
  • 6047 rooms
  • 3538 rooms
  • 4769+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Destin population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Destin, Florida:

  • 911 room
  • 1222 rooms
  • 5093 rooms
  • 3634 rooms
  • 4935 rooms
  • 3276 rooms
  • 1177 rooms
  • 308 rooms
  • 329+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Destin population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Destin, FL household income distribution

  • Destin, FL household income distribution
  • 128Less than $10,000
  • 215$10,000 to $14,999
  • 198$15,000 to $19,999
  • 204$20,000 to $24,999
  • 344$25,000 to $29,999
  • 258$30,000 to $34,999
  • 235$35,000 to $39,999
  • 197$40,000 to $44,999
  • 176$45,000 to $49,999
  • 467$50,000 to $59,999
  • 787$60,000 to $74,999
  • 837$75,000 to $99,999
  • 529$100,000 to $124,999
  • 363$125,000 to $149,999
  • 600$150,000 to $199,999
  • 407$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Destin, FL

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Destin, FL
  • 27Less than $10,000
  • 10$10,000 to $14,999
  • 16$20,000 to $24,999
  • 5$25,000 to $29,999
  • 47$50,000 to $59,999
  • 5$60,000 to $69,999
  • 1$70,000 to $79,999
  • 29$80,000 to $89,999
  • 33$90,000 to $99,999
  • 121$100,000 to $124,999
  • 179$125,000 to $149,999
  • 197$150,000 to $174,999
  • 289$175,000 to $199,999
  • 593$200,000 to $249,999
  • 520$250,000 to $299,999
  • 651$300,000 to $399,999
  • 463$400,000 to $499,999
  • 343$500,000 to $749,999
  • 180$750,000 to $999,999
  • 193$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 22$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • 36$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Destin, FL

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Destin, FL
  • 8$400 to $449
  • 15$500 to $549
  • 72$600 to $649
  • 35$650 to $699
  • 34$700 to $749
  • 59$750 to $799
  • 139$800 to $899
  • 163$900 to $999
  • 733$1,000 to $1,249
  • 501$1,250 to $1,499
  • 279$1,500 to $1,999
  • 119$2,000 to $2,499
  • 44No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2262010 or later
  • 4622000 to 2009
  • 2621990 to 1999
  • 511980 to 1989
  • 751970 to 1979
  • 238Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Destin population
Destin commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 182
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1,327
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 1,176
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 915
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 614
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 466
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 1,060
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 236
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 171
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 505
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 114
  • 90 or more minutes: 81
Destin, FL Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 80.7%
Number of people working at home: 447 (5.9% of all workers)

Destin mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 11,712 (83%)
  • Carpooled: 1,535 (11%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 41 (0%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 6 (0%)
  • Taxi: 316 (2%)
  • Bicycle: 29 (0%)
  • Walked: 64 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 447 (3%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 2,727
 English: 589
 German: 448
 Irish: 352
 Italian: 261
 Brazilian: 131
 French Canadian: 97
 Polish: 80
 Bulgarian: 76
 Scotch-Irish: 72
 French (except Basque): 70
 British: 67
 Scottish: 61
 Portuguese: 60
 European: 52
 British West Indian: 49
 Greek: 48
 Armenian: 47
 Swedish: 43
 Hungarian: 42
 Norwegian: 41
 Slovak: 26
 Russian: 21
 Canadian: 20
 Jamaican: 20
 Czech: 17
 Dutch: 16
 Pennsylvania German: 16
 Scandinavian: 13
 Danish: 13
 Estonian: 9
 Slavic: 6
 Alsatian: 4

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

  • 16%Mexico
  • 14%Brazil
  • 6%Honduras
  • 6%Chile
  • 5%Germany
  • 4%Taiwan
  • 4%Portugal

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

  • This state: 3,337
  • Other state: 8,732
  • Northeast: 1,467
  • Midwest: 1,744
  • South: 4,169
  • West: 1,311

82% of Destin residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 33% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 30% lived in Florida.

Destin:

82.4%
State average:

84.2%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 16
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 15
  • 5th and 6th grade: 18
  • 7th and 8th grade: 6
  • 9th grade: 53
  • 10th grade: 37
  • 11th grade: 11
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 54
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,201
  • Less than 1 year of college: 326
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 799
  • Associate degree: 273
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,496
  • Master's degree: 601
  • Professional school degree: 150
  • Doctorate degree: 88

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 15
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 36
  • 5th and 6th grade: 3
  • 7th and 8th grade: 35
  • 9th grade: 38
  • 10th grade: 6
  • 11th grade: 38
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 24
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,106
  • Less than 1 year of college: 463
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 855
  • Associate degree: 685
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,239
  • Master's degree: 540
  • Professional school degree: 118
  • Doctorate degree: 18

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 2.8%Males
  • 3.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 5.3%Males
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 83.7%Males
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 1.6%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 3.6%Males
Destin marital status for males
Destin marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,667
  • One, attached: 435
  • Two: 194
  • 3 or 4: 680
  • 5 to 9: 932
  • 10 to 19: 609
  • 20 to 49: 1,633
  • 50 or more: 4,733
  • Mobile homes: 133

Median worth of mobile homes: $28,787

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 0.4%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Destin:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Destin
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (82.1%)
  • Utility gas (17.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.4%)
  • Wood (0.2%)
  • No fuel used (0.1%)
  • Electricity (95.8%)
  • Utility gas (4.0%)
  • No fuel used (0.3%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 72
Here:

6.8%
Florida:

12.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 13
Here:

2.1%
Florida:

11.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 19
Here:

3.7%
Florida:

20.1%

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)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)