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ZIP Code 32548

Primary City:Fort Walton Beach, FL (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Fort Walton Beach
County: Okaloosa County
Timezone: Central (10:44pm)
Area code: 850 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.4, -86.7
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 32548

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 32548. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 32548. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 32548, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Fort Walton Beach, FL
Acceptable:
Ft Walton Bch, Okaloosa Is, Okaloosa Island
Unacceptable:
Ft Walton Beach, West Destin

Stats and Demographics for the 32548 ZIP Code

ZIP code 32548 is located in northwest Florida and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 32548 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 32548 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,343
Population Density 1,488 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,276
Median Home Value $156,300
Land Area 13.00 sq mi
Water Area 9.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,683
Median Household Income $47,506

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male514481490612697864630560537816827635557379355338218144
Female487492473538679694522468565761800704571488505422279241
Total1,0019739631,1501,3761,5581,1521,0281,1021,5771,6271,3391,128867860760497385

Gender

 Male 9,654 50%
 Female 9,689 50%
Gender

Race

 White 14,625 75.6%
 Black Or African American 2,700 14.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 127 0.7%
 Asian 685 3.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 55 0.3%
 Other Race 414 2.1%
 Two Or More Races 737 3.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner523735231,1561,040891723233
Renter48598658370547623616655
Total5371,3591,1061,8611,5161,127889288

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,343 39%
 Single Guardian 1,598 18%
 Singles 2,976 34%
 Singles With Roommate 766 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,571 76%
 Households with Kids 2,112 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male112108951051018710288103889693104109130119117119127128
Female1078183991049110393101908892114891331021169295116
Total219189178204205178205181204178184185218198263221233211222244

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 32548 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 32548 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 32548 real estate data, the median home value of $156,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 32548 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 32548 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 32548 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,166 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 106 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 71 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,117 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,874 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,692 30%
 Households Vacant 3,593 29%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,699 47.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 0.4%
 For Sale Only 181 5.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 32 0.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,327 36.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 338 9.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 122 3%
 1 Bedroom 689 19%
 2 Bedroom 1,568 44%
 3+ Bedroom 1,179 33%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $47,506 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 32548 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 32548 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,699 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,689 28%
 No Earnings 5,088 31%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,699 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,689 28%
 No Earnings 5,088 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,305 92.4%
 Public transportation 3 0.0%
 Taxicab 12 0.1%
 Motorcycle 52 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 463 4.6%
 Worked at Home 240 2.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 711 10%
 High School Graduate 3,995 57%
 Associate's degree 548 8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,093 16%
 Master's degree 473 7%
 Professional school degree 118 2%
 Doctorate degree 111 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,420 79.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 337 11.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 296 9.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 32548

ZIP Code 32548 is in the Okaloosa School District. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 32548.

Silver Sands-Excep. Children
349 Holmes Blvd NW
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Okaloosa School District
Ami Kids Emerald Coast
207 4th St SE
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Okaloosa School District
Liza Jackson Preparatory School
546 Mary Esther Blvd
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Okaloosa School District
Okaloosa Virtual Franchise
310 Perry Ave SE
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Okaloosa School District
Okaloosa Virtual Instruction Program
120 Lowery Placese
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Okaloosa School District
Annette P. Edwins Elementary School
7 Wright Parkway SW
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Okaloosa School District
Elliott Point Elementary School
301 Hughes St NE
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Okaloosa School District
Max Bruner Junior Middle School
322 Holmes Blvd NW
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Okaloosa School District
Northwest Florida Ballet Academie
310 Perry Ave SE
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Okaloosa School District
Fort Walton Beach High School
400 Hollywood Blvd SW
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Okaloosa School District
St Mary Catholic School
110 Robinwood Dr SW
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Emerald Coast Christian School
119 Saint Mary Ave SW
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Cinco Baptist School
26 Yacht Club Dr NE
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Montessori Learning Center
204 Hospital Dr NE
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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