Population density (sq mi)1,73141091
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%

Key findings

  • The population density in Destin is 322% 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
  • In Destin 1.75% of the population is Asian

Compare Destin, FL Demographics


      Destin population breakdown by race

      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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Destin age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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