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|People QuickFacts||Okaloosa County||Florida|
|Population, 2013 estimate||193,811||19,552,860|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base||180,822||18,802,690|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013||7.2%||4.0%|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2013||6.7%||5.5%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013||22.2%||20.6%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013||14.7%||18.7%|
|Female persons, percent, 2013||49.2%||51.1%|
|White alone, percent, 2013 (a)||82.1%||78.1%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2013 (a)||9.9%||16.7%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.7%||0.5%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2013 (a)||3.2%||2.7%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.3%||0.1%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2013||3.9%||1.9%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 (b)||8.3%||23.6%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013||75.2%||56.4%|
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-2013||81.0%||83.7%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013||6.6%||19.4%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013||9.6%||27.4%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013||90.9%||86.1%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013||27.4%||26.4%|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013||22.9||25.9|
|Housing units, 2013||93,946||9,047,612|
|Homeownership rate, 2009-2013||66.1%||67.1%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-2013||26.0%||30.1%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013||$182,100||$160,200|
|Persons per household, 2009-2013||2.47||2.61|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013||$28,600||$26,236|
|Median household income, 2009-2013||$54,684||$46,956|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2009-2013||13.4%||16.3%|
|Business QuickFacts||Okaloosa County||Florida|
|Private nonfarm establishments, 2012||5,001||502,4141|
|Private nonfarm employment, 2012||58,748||6,932,3821|
|Private nonfarm employment, percent change, 2011-2012||0.4%||3.0%1|
|Nonemployer establishments, 2012||13,891||1,775,605|
|Total number of firms, 2007||18,467||2,009,589|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||9.0%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007||0.4%||0.5%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007||4.2%||3.2%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||0.1%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007||4.1%||22.4%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007||27.8%||28.9%|
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)||656,730||104,832,907|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)||236,877||221,641,518|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)||3,031,043||262,341,127|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007||$16,754||$14,353|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)||491,894||41,922,059|
|Building permits, 2012||922||64,810|
|Geography QuickFacts||Okaloosa County||Florida|
|Land area in square miles, 2010||930.25||53,624.76|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||194.4||350.6|
|Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area||Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL Metro Area|