9 Surprising Facts About Relocating To Santa Rosa Beach

Published: Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at 05:15 PM.

Are you thinking about relocating to Santa Rosa Beach?

Even if you already live here, I have some surprising facts about our beach community.


1. Best Beach Destination

I’m sure you already know that Santa Rosa Beach lies between Destin and Panama City Beach. And I can pretty much bet that you know that the north and south borders are the Choctawhatchee Bay and the Gulf of Mexico.But were you aware that in 2011 Santa Rosa Beach was named one of the “10 Best Beach Destinations for 2011” by Yahoo! Travel? We have been mentioned many other times by various media outlets, so you can be confident that you are relocating to a truly beautiful place with over 50 beach and 26 bay access points.

2. Not Governed…Well, Sort Of

We are unincorporated. To use Wikipedia’s definition we are, “a region of land that is not governed by its own local municipal corporation, which is instead administered as part of larger administrative divisions.” Yep, that’s us!

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