Destin demographics profile

StatisticDestinFloridaNational
Population13,31219,934,451318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,73129491
Median age41.641.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)57%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1834%38%43%
Speak English89%72%79%
Speak Spanish5%21%13%
Destin, FL has a population of 13,312 and is the 3,135th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,731 per sq mi which is 489% higher than the Florida average and 1810% higher than the national average. The median age in Destin is 42 which is approximately equal to the Florida average of 42. In Destin, 57% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 89% speak English and 5% speak Spanish. 24% of Destin residents were born in Florida, 65% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 8% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Destin is 489% higher than Florida.
  • The median age in Destin is equal to Florida.
  • In Destin 87.26% of the population is White.
  • In Destin 2.49% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Destin 1.75% of the population is Asian.

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Destin population breakdown by race

RaceDestinFloridaNational
White87.26%75.90%73.35%
Black or African American2.49%16.14%12.63%
Asian1.75%2.61%5.22%
American Indian0.75%0.27%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.06%0.18%
Mixed race2.17%2.48%3.06%
Other race5.57%2.54%4.75%
In Destin, 8.8% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Destin, FL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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