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Fort Walton Beach is a city in southern Okaloosa County, Florida, United States. As of 2010, the population estimate for Fort Walton Beach was 19,507 recorded by the U.S. Census Bureau. It is a principal city of the Fort Walton Beach−Crestview−Destin Metropolitan Statistical Area. Fort Walton Beach is a year-round fishing and beach resort community. Its busiest time of the year is the summer, with spring break being another busy time when thousands of people flock to the Emerald Coast.

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Fort Walton Beach in United States offers a unique experience to travellers. A gripping city on its own right, Destin also deserves a visit. Attractions in Destin include Village Of Baytowne Wharf, Henderson Beach State Park, Big Kahuna's Water And Adventure Park. Also, to reach Fort Walton Beach, you'll have to take a flight to Destin; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Fort Walton Beach.

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Facts and Stats for Fort Walton Beach*

  • Pollution Statistics in Fort Walton Beach

    Know the pollution level of Fort Walton Beach before you plan your visit.

    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Fort Walton Beach: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Fort Walton Beach for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Fort Walton Beach.

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 50 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 75 (High)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 75 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Fort Walton Beach - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 67.19 (High)
    • Pollution Index 20.69 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 45 (High)
    • Health Care Index 77.78 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.35 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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