Okaloosa County, Florida

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Okaloosa County, Florida
Crestview Okaloosa Cty crths01.jpg
The Okaloosa County courthouse in March 2008
Flag of Okaloosa County, Florida
Seal of Okaloosa County, Florida
Location within Florida
Location within Florida
Map of the United States highlighting Florida
Florida's location within the U.S.
FoundedSeptember 7, 1915
Largest communityWright
 • Total1,082 sq mi (2,802 km2)
 • Land930 sq mi (2,409 km2)
 • Water152 sq mi (394 km2), 14.0%
Population (est.)
 • (2016)201,170
 • Density216/sq mi (83.5/km2)
Congressional district1st
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5

Okaloosa County is a county in the U.S. state of Florida, and was formed on June 13, 1915. As of 2000, 170,498 people lived there. Okaloosa County's seat is Crestview.

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