Statewide Claims to Fame

Destin is 16th in Florida out of 206 other cities in Retail sales per capita

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Destin Rank Florida US
Current population (2012) 12,809 142nd 19,317,568 313,914,040
Size in square miles 7.7 224th 53,624.8 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,600.1 300th 350.6 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Destin Rank Florida US
Residents younger than 5 5.3% 263rd 5.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 18.6% 321st 20.7% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 15.3% 231st 18.2% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Destin Rank Florida US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 91.8% 124th 85.5% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 34.8% 97th 26.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Destin Rank Florida US
Race - White 90.1% 124th 78.3% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 1.5% 394th 16.6% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3% 233rd 0.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 2.1% 180th 2.7% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 108th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.0% 117th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 6.5% 335th 23.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 86.5% 84th 57.0% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Destin Rank Florida US
Female residents 49.3% 416th 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 14.3% 192nd 19.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Destin Rank Florida US
Housing units 13,672 116th 9,026,965 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 56.9% 45th 29.9% 25.9%
Households 5,026 253rd 7,140,096 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 73.6% 196th 69.0% 66.1%
Home median value $292,800 73rd $188,600 $186,200
People per household 2.4 274th 2.6 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Destin Rank Florida US
Income per capita $38,537 64th $26,733 $27,915
Income per household $63,716 90th $47,827 $52,762
Income below poverty line 6.1% 397th 14.7% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Destin Rank Florida US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 3,132 121st 2,009,589 27,092,908
Retail sales $572,200 84th $262,341,127 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $45,158 16th $14,353 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $186,005 37th $41,922,059 $613,795,732

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