Looking to buy real estate in the city of Crestview? Here are some interesting facts about this area. Located in Okaloosa County, Crestview is an inland city with access to the area's pristine, white sand beaches. The city is now known as the “Hub City” because of the convergence of Interstate 10, State Road 85, US Hwy. 90, and the Florida Gulf & Atlantic Railroad, and the Yellow River and Shoal River near the city. With easy access to Eglin Airforce Base and Hurlbert Field, Crestview is also home to military families.
Fun Facts: Crestview Population: 27,134 (2020 Census); Elevation: 235 feet above sea level (one of the highest points in Florida); The town was known as “the icebox of Florida” due to having some of the coldest winters in the state.
Other cities located in Okaloosa County include Baker, Cinco Bayou, Crestview, Destin, Fort Walton Beach, Lake Lorraine, Mary Esther, Shalimar, Valparaiso & Ocean City