Panama City Beach

A popular vacation destination, Panama City Beach claims the “The World’s Most Beautiful Beaches.
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Welcome to Panama City Beach

 
A popular vacation destination, Panama City Beach claims the “The World’s Most Beautiful Beaches.” It comprises the easternmost Scenic Highway 30A real estate of the Florida Panhandle. Overlooking the sugar-white sand and turquoise waters, a row of high-rise condominiums and numerous luxury homes offer residents and guests spectacular views and sensational sunsets.
 
Panama City Beach is located in Bay County Florida just minutes from the Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport. The convenience and the beaches have made it extremely popular during the Spring break season. The year-round population is approximately 12,000. Note: A separate Panama City lies farther east.
 

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30A Real Estate for Sale in Panama City Beach

Over the past 10 years, Florida real estate prices have soared in Panama City Beach, especially the value of beachfront properties where lots may run into the millions. There are townhomes and condos priced beginning in the $100,000s and ranging over $1 million. Single-family homes range from the $200,000s to $3 million.
 

Featured Neighborhoods – Panama City FL 30A Real Estate

Amenities

The sunny warm climate, gorgeous beaches, and the calm, shimmering waters of the Gulf of Mexico draw many second-home owners and vacation home owners to the area. Relaxation and water sports mingled with great entertainment and cuisine, and specialty shops that cater to the large influx of tourists. In addition, inland north of 98/30A are the North Bay and the West Bay.
 
Front Beach Road/30 is lined with quite an assortment. One tourist attraction is the Ripley’s Believe it or Not! Museum. The community includes areas of interest including the pier at Pier Park Shopping mall and Frank Brown Park. Scooters and taxis help transport people around the 18.6 square mile community.
 

Directions

Panama City Beach is located along Scenic Highway 30A on the Gulf of Mexico. It is about 10 minutes from the Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport. From the International Airport, go south on W Bay Parkway to W Hwy 388 and turn right. Turn left on Highway 79, right on US 98/FL 30A. Turn left on Armstrong Circle to get to the beach itself.
 

Panama City Beach Real Estate Agents

Discover Your Great Home. For information about Panama City Beach and the beautiful small beach towns on the Florida Scenic Highway 30A, please contact Broker/Owner Cole Blair, Luxury Property Specialist at (850) 376-3269. Cole Blair Properties, LLC, 192 Lake Pointe Dr., Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459. Providing authentic, attentive service in the 30A real estate market.
 

Overview for Panama City Beach, FL

17,882 people live in Panama City Beach, where the median age is 44.8 and the average individual income is $40,447. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

17,882

Total Population

44.8 years

Median Age

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Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$40,447

Average individual Income

Around Panama City Beach, FL

There's plenty to do around Panama City Beach, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Emerald Coast Olive Oil, Vitamins R US Health Foods, and Tiki Mike's Exotic Tea and Coffee Bar.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining · $ 2.87 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 1.31 miles 6 reviews 4.8/5 stars
Dining 3.63 miles 4 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 2.52 miles 7 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Shopping 1.36 miles 4 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.64 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Panama City Beach, FL

Panama City Beach has 7,801 households, with an average household size of 2.29. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Panama City Beach do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 17,882 people call Panama City Beach home. The population density is 925.43 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

17,882

Total Population

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Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

44.8

Median Age

51.22 / 48.78%

Men vs Women

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2.29

Average Household Size

$40,447

Average individual Income

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Schools in Panama City Beach, FL

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The following schools are within or nearby Panama City Beach. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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Category
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School rating
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
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6th - 8th
3/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
3/5
Hutchison Beach Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5

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