Crestview, Florida Population 2021

26,614
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Crestview is a city located in Okaloosa County Florida. It is also the county seat of Okaloosa County. With a 2020 population of 26,614, it is the 96th largest city in Florida and the 1455th largest city in the United States . Crestview is currently growing at a rate of 2.58% annually and its population has increased by 26.87% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 20,978 in 2010. Crestview reached it's highest population of 26,614 in 2021. Spanning over 16 miles, Crestview has a population density of 1,655 people per square mile.

The average household income in Crestview is $71,415 with a poverty rate of 13.13%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,023 per month, and the median house value is $164,300. The median age in Crestview is 31.4 years, 31.5 years for males, and 31.2 years for females.

Crestview Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Crestview was:

  • White: 71.17%
  • Black or African American: 16.76%
  • Two or more races: 6.81%
  • Asian: 1.84%
  • Other race: 1.73%
  • Native American: 1.54%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.15%
The current population of Crestview, Florida is 26,614 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 24,604.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 20,978.

Crestview, Florida Population 2021

2019 and 2020 population is estimated by projecting the raw 2018 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2021299,0957,1432.39%
2020291,9527,1432.45%
2019284,8097,1432.51%
2018277,6666,1672.22%
2017271,4996,0072.21%
2016265,4924,6781.76%
2015260,8145,0131.92%
2014255,8013,9201.53%
2013251,8814,9291.96%
2012246,9528,2483.34%
2011238,7042,7721.16%
2010235,9320.00%

Crestview Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White17,16571.17%
Black or African American4,04316.76%
Two or More Races1,6426.81%
Asian4431.84%
Some Other Race4171.73%
American Indian and Alaska Native3721.54%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander350.15%
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Crestview Population by Race

Crestview Population Pyramid $2021

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Crestview Median Age

31.4


Total

31.5


Male

31.2


Female

Crestview Adults

There are 17,657 adults, (2,542 of whom are seniors) in Crestview.

Crestview Age Dependency

59.6

Age Dependency Ratio

16.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Crestview Sex Ratio

Female

12,120

50.26%

Male

11,997

49.74%

Crestview Population by Age

Crestview Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Crestview Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married67.6%32.4%
All50.3%49.7%
Non Family36.2%63.8%
Female29.8%70.2%
Male24.9%75.1%

50.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Crestview Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,3902.7350.3
Married4,1543.5167.6
Non Family2,6981.2136.2
Female1,1603.0829.8
Male3784.0624.9

3.34

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

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Crestview Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2981.99%
9th to 12th Grade1,2498.32%
High School Graduate4,42629.50%
Some College3,50523.36%
Associates Degree2,04313.62%
Bachelors Degree2,46916.46%
Graduate Degree1,0146.76%
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Crestview Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Crestview Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White10,8439,7232,403
Black2,4902,217595
Hispanic908834286
2+ Races424405109
Asian410359128
Native American19718770
Other Race154125125
Islander3535

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 81.17%.

Crestview Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,939$43,837$30,352
Less Than 9th Grade$23,113$21,371$24,429
High School Graduate$27,956$31,242$24,472
Some College$39,406$46,378$27,329
Bachelors Degree$44,454$66,578$34,314
Graduate Degree$59,446$64,010$57,232

$34,939

Average Earnings

$43,837

Average Male

$30,352

Average Female

Crestview Earnings by Educational Attainment

Crestview Language by Age

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Crestview Language

89.89% of Crestview residents speak only English, while 10.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.02% of the population.

Crestview Language

Crestview Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White15,4802,30714.90%
Black3,81745711.97%
Hispanic2,1371004.68%
Multiple1,625855.23%
Native3625214.36%
Asian443409.03%

13.13%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.74%

Male Poverty Rate

13.50%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Crestview

The race most likely to be in poverty in Crestview is White, with 14.90% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Crestview is Hispanic, with 4.68% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.59%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.54%.

Crestview Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade40.84%
High School16.05%
Some College9.59%
Bachelors or Greater3.59%

Crestview Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed33.39%
Female Unemployed10.94%
Male Employed6.57%
Female Employed4.94%

Crestview Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Crestview Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$54,972$71,415
Families$67,903$83,931
Married Families$87,306-
Non Families$31,070$42,418
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Income by Household Type

Crestview Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.4%

Male Marriage Rate

49.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Crestview Married by Age and Sex

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Crestview Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Crestview Marital Status by Race

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Crestview Marital Status

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3,672

Number of Veterans

2,941

Male Veterans

731

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War1,938
First Gulf War1,634
Vietnam784
Korea138
World War II20

Crestview Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 541,216
55 to 64867
18 to 34776
65 to 74599
75+214

Crestview Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,81823.29%
Black62921.08%
2+ Races21434.35%
Hispanic19522.73%
Native American118.33%

Crestview Veterans by Race

Crestview Veterans by Education

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7.09%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Crestview Veterans by Education

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64.2%

Labor Force Participation

52.2%

Employment Rate

9.6%

Unemployment Rate

Crestview Employment by Age

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Crestview Employment by Race

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Crestview Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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34.79%

Born in Crestview

96.32%

Native Born

3.68%

Foreign Born

1.27%

Non Citizen

2.41%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.32% of Crestview residents were born in the United States, with 34.79% having been born in Florida. 1.27% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Crestview Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202126,6146702.58%
202025,9446702.65%
201925,2746702.72%
201824,6046362.65%
201723,9684451.89%
201623,5233211.38%
201523,2023431.50%
201422,8591410.62%
201322,7183311.48%
201222,3878914.14%
201121,4963961.88%
201021,1006,3343.63%
200014,7664,8804.09%
19909,8862,2692.64%
19807,617-335-0.43%
19707,9524850.63%
19607,4672,4644.09%
19505,0030.00%

Crestview Population by Year