Economic Impact: Okaloosa County

Okaloosa County Number of county students attending UF:
489
UF Alumni Residing in County:
1,709
Donor Giving:
$7,517,812
UF Employees by County of Residence:
16
Gator Club Members:
285
IFAS Extension:
View Okaloosa County IFAS Report (PDF)
Camp Timpoochee, Niceville:
This facility is one of Florida’s four UF/IFAS 4-H facilities open year round and may be reserved by 4-H groups and other organizations for meetings, retreats and field trips.
West Florida AHEC (WFAHEC):
Non-profit organization that focuses on health disparities within its service areas by working with health professions students to introduce creative education and activities on nutrition, physical fitness and wellness to youth in their formative years.
Research and Engineering Education Research Facility, Shalimar:
This facility responds to Air Force research needs and offers masters and doctorate programs and courses in mechanical engineering, aerospace engineering, electrical and computer engineering, and industrial and systems engineering.
UF PHHP Research & Services:
  • SafeandMobileSeniors.org
    Transportation resources for seniors
  • Florida Office on Disability & Health
    State's first centralized program to coordinate Florida's disability programs & services.
  • AlzOnline
    National program for caregivers of people with dementia.