Greetings From Panama City Beach, Florida! » Panama City Beach, Florida

Overlooking the Gulf of Mexico, Panama City Beach is located in the Northwest region of Florida. Panama City Beach averages an elevation of 13 feet above sea level. Located 98 miles southwest of Tallahassee, Panama City Beach is a part of Bay County. Bay County boasts an average population of 150,000. Approximately 9,500 of these citizens reside in Panama City Beach.

St Andrews State Recreation Area is one of the most popular outdoor recreation spots in Florida. Rated the “Number One Beach in America” in 1995 by coastal authority Dr. Stephen Leatherman, it is best known for its 1 1/2 miles of white sand beaches, natural dunes and crystal-clear water.

Panama City Beach, Florida Visit Panama City Beach for the annual Indian Summer Festival held every October at Frank Brown Park. This three-day music, art and seafood festival hosts top name entertainment and wide array of fresh local seafood.

The soft Panama City Beach sand is actually quartz crystals, which over time has been broken down, bleached, polished and deposited on the shoreline. This natural process has made Panama City Beach home to the “World’s Most Beautiful Beaches.”

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One Response to “Panama City Beach, Florida”

  1. you are such a traveler sounds like you had fun. Anne

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