Florida First Sites

Okaloosa Industrial Air Park

This established aviation industrial park in Okaloosa County offers 360 total acres of aerospace capacity. Within the park, 135 acres are certified and offer onsite access to a general aviation and industrial use airport. The area is home to three military installations including Eglin Air Force Base, the largest Air Force base in the world. The area boasts a sophisticated multi-modal transportation network, an award winning school district, well-regarded post-secondary educational institutions and an abundant, technically trained workforce.

Site Readiness

Acreage 135 — 70.5 developable
County Okaloosa
City Crestview
Latitude, Longitude 30.786972, -86.530294
Airport Bob Sikes Airport onsite & 25 miles from Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport (VPS)
Port 59 miles from the Port of Pensacola
Rail CSX mainline rail service is located 1.5 miles from the Park adjacent to US Hwy 90
Interstate & US Highway 7.5 miles from I-10; 1.5 miles from US Hwy 90
Electric Gulf Power Company: 12.47 kV 3-phase distribution line adjacent to western parcel; eastern parcel can be served within 6 months
Natural Gas Okaloosa Gas: 4-inch line located along Airport Road; entire park can be served within 6 months
Water Okaloosa County Water & Sewer: 10-inch, 12-inch & 20-inch lines surrounding park
Sewer Bob Sikes Water Reclamation Facility: 8-inch main in western parcel
Telecommunications Cox Communications: Infrastructure within 500 feet of the park

* Data provided by site owner

Demographics

Population 2016 2018
10 miles 51,872 58,162
20 miles 84,795 93,690
50 miles 674,628 711,078
Median Age 2016 2018
10 miles 36.0 36.5
20 miles 38.6 38.8
50 miles 40.1 40.5
Talent (50 miles) 2016
Employed 289,054
Unemployed 30,343
Unemployment Rate 9.5%

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Advantages

This industrial airpark is situated three miles northeast of the City of Crestview and offers Bob Sikes Airport for general aviation and private use. The airport features an 8,005 foot runway. The airpark offers complete airport facilities capable of handling large airliners; taxiways to and from surrounding properties; and adjacent land for aviation-related companies.

Did You Know?

Northwest Florida is part of the 4th largest aerospace corridor in the world.
Airspace
7 military installations are located in Northwest Florida.
Military Base
6,000 active duty military separate from Northwest Florida bases each year.
Active Duty Military
Florida is a "Right-to-Work" state.
Right-to-Work
Florida has 0% personal income tax.
Personal Income Tax
Northwest Florida's manufacturing industry is expected to produce $2.6 billion in GDP this year.
GDP

All Sites

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    Santa Rosa Industrial Park East
    Milton, FL

    Airport Access Interstate Access Port Access Rail Access Certification

    Site 2

    Northwest Florida Industrial Park at I-10
    Milton, FL

    Airport Access Interstate Access Port Access Rail Access Certification

    Site 3

    Vic's of Navarre, I-10 at Highway 87
    Milton, FL

    Airport Access Interstate Access Port Access Rail Access Certification

  • Site 4

    Okaloosa Industrial Air Park
    Crestview, FL

    Airport Access Interstate Access Port Access Rail Access Certification

    Site 5

    DeFuniak Springs Municipal Airport
    DeFuniak Springs, FL

    Airport Access Interstate Access Port Access Rail Access Certification

    Site 6

    VentureCrossings®
    Panama City, FL

    Airport Access Interstate Access Port Access Rail Access Certification

  • Site 7

    Panama City Port Authority's Intermodal Distribution Center
    Panama City, FL

    Airport Access Interstate Access Port Access Rail Access Certification

    Site 8

    Marianna/Jackson County Distribution/ Construction Services Park
    Marianna, FL

    Airport Access Interstate Access Port Access Rail Access Certification

    Site 09

    Marianna Airport Commerce Park
    Marianna, FL

    Airport Access Interstate Access Port Access Rail Access Certification

  • Site 1

    01

    Santa Rosa Industrial Park East
    Milton, FL

    Airport Access Interstate Access Port Access Rail Access Certification

  • Site 2

    02

    Northwest Florida Industrial Park at I-10
    Milton, FL

    Airport Access Interstate Access Port Access Rail Access Certification

  • Site 3

    03

    Vic's of Navarre, I-10 at Highway 87
    Milton, FL

    Airport Access Interstate Access Port Access Rail Access Certification

  • Site 4

    04

    Okaloosa Industrial Air Park
    Crestview, FL

    Airport Access Interstate Access Port Access Rail Access Certification

  • Site 5

    05

    DeFuniak Springs Municipal Airport
    DeFuniak Springs, FL

    Airport Access Interstate Access Port Access Rail Access Certification

  • Site 6

    06

    VentureCrossings®
    Panama City, FL

    Airport Access Interstate Access Port Access Rail Access Certification

  • Site 7

    07

    Panama City Port Authority's Intermodal Distribution Center
    Panama City, FL

    Airport Access Interstate Access Port Access Rail Access Certification

  • Site 8

    08

    Marianna/Jackson County Distribution/ Construction Services Park
    Marianna, FL

    Airport Access Interstate Access Port Access Rail Access Certification

  • Site 9

    09

    Marianna Airport Commerce Park
    Marianna, FL

    Airport Access Interstate Access Port Access Rail Access Certification


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