Niceville is a growing community that has maintained it's small town feel. Niceville boarders the Choctawhatchee Bay leading to the Gulf of Mexico. Niceville is located near Eglin Air Force Base, Duke Field and only a short drive to Hurlburt Field. Niceville, along with it's neighbor Valparaiso, is part of the Twin Cities in Okaloosa County. Bluewater Bay is a small community within Niceville that was built around the Bluewater Bay Golf Resort.

While considered a small town, Niceville has a lot to offer.  It is located just a quick drive to beautiful white sandy beaches of the Emerald Coast.  The local and state parks amenities include nature trails along with an array of water activities.  You will find boating, fishing, kayaking, swimming and paddle boarding happening in the bayous and on Turkey Creek.  The Niceville area is home to several golf courses.  There is a large children's park located next to the local library.  

You can enjoying many performing arts at the Mattie Kelly Fine & Performing Arts Center.  The Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestra performs concerts with local and guest musicians.

Niceville has top-rated schools that enjoy strong community support.  Niceville was named “Best Place to Raise Kids in Florida” by Bloomberg Business in 2012. In 2014, Movado ranked it as one of the 10 safest places in Florida.

Niceville also has easy access to interstate 10 and is adjacent to the Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport.

About the Neighborhood

There are community events
Neighbors are friendly
There's holiday spirit
Great schools
Great for retirees
Car is needed
Easy commutes
Parks and playgrounds
It's dog friendly
Kids play outside
Beach life
Emerald Coast listings last updated Aug 9, 2022 10:27:am. Vendor Member Number: 28306