FL

National Population : 333,590,059
Florida State Population : 22,541,935

About Defuniak Springs, FL

Defuniak Springs, FL is located in Walton County in the state of Florida.

The total City Population for Defuniak Springs is about 7,823 with about 193 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 24,014.

The Average Home Value is $117,350.00, which is roughly 44% lower than the Average Home Value of $207,987.00 for the state of Florida, and roughly 38% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $39,846.50, which is roughly 28% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $55,343.00 for the state of Florida, and roughly 31% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Defuniak Springs is about 5.8%.

Florida is ranked #32 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 36.22 out of 100.

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Voting

Walton County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 68.62% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 75.37%
Democratic: 23.65%
Libertarian: 0.77%
Other: 0.11%
Green: 0.1%


Nearby Locations

Red Bay, FL (10.42 mi.)
Bruce, FL (10.42 mi.)
Ponce de Leon, FL (10.42 mi.)
Westville, FL (16.18 mi.)
Freeport, FL (19.19 mi.)
Caryville, FL (19.84 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 32433, 32435
Latitude : 30.824765
Longitude : -86.214782
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 210 ft.
Area Code(s) : 850

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.44
Male Population Estimate : 50.20%
Female Population Estimate : 44.22%
Median Age : 41.2
Male Median Age : 39.0
Female Median Age : 43.3

White Population Estimate : 79.87%
Black Population Estimate : 11.28%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 4.66%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.98%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.16%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.68%
Other Population Estimate : 2.67%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Defuniak Springs specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Walton County: About 3 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Walton County: About 362 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Walton County is about 13% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 20% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.