On the northern shores of the Choctawhatchee Bay in Northwest Florida’s Panhandle in Okaloosa County you will find the remarkable community of Niceville. Niceville is across the Mid-Bay Bridge from Destin and east of Valparaiso. Niceville and Valparaiso are know as the “Twin Cities”. Niceville is a family friendly community with an abundance of amenities to please residents and visitors alike. In Niceville there are skate parks, paint ball facilities, sports parks, the Turkey Creek Nature Trail, Niceville Children’s Park and the Rocky Bayou State Park. The breathtaking Gulf beaches are just minutes away and there are a multitude of golf courses in and around the area as well.
Located in the 32578 zip code, Niceville is home to several other points of interest also, including Northwest Florida State College, the Mattie Kelly Fine and Performing Arts Center and the Heritage Museum of Northwest Florida. The community also hosts numerous events and festivals throughout the year including The Boggy Bayou Mullet Festival and The Thunderbird Intertribal PowWow. Niceville also has several wonderful neighborhoods with great real estate options including waterfront homes and homes in gated and golf communities.
One of Niceville’s most prestigious neighborhoods is Rocky Bayou. Rock Bayou is a very nice planned community boasting homes with large lots and a lot of square footage. Rocky Bayou sits adjacent to Niceville with Huntington and Edgewater to its sides. Homes in this beautiful community tend to have stately trees, gorgeous roses and azaleas, and many have water views. Homes for sale in Rocky Bayou vary in price depending upon the age, size, style, and special features of the property. It isn’t difficult to find a 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom home in the Niceville for around $298,000, but the median list price for a home in Rocky Bayou is around $422,000.
If you would like to buy a home in Rocky Bayou in Niceville, Florida, or you have questions regarding other real estate options along the Emerald Coast, please do not hesitate to contact us today.