Bonifay, Florida

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Bonifay, Florida

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High Points

Bonifay strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Florida):

Category Trophy
Low Property Crime
(vs. State)
Top 2% trophy Bonifay Low Property Crime
Racial Diversity
(vs. Peers)
Top 5% trophy Bonifay Racial Diversity
Affordability of Rents
(vs. State)
Top 8% Bonifay Affordability of Rents
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. State)
Top 9% Bonifay Affordability of Property Taxes
Low Violent Crime
(vs. State)
Top 11% Bonifay Low Violent Crime

Comparative Profile of Bonifay, Florida

Comparing Bonifay to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Florida (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Male Share of the Population 10 10
Racial Diversity 10 7
Well-Paid Single Men 8 7
Senior Citizens 6 5
Age of the Population 3 3
Children Under 5 Years Old 1 2
Female Share of the Population 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 2 3
Portion of People Married 1 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 4 3
Median Family Income 3 3
People Above Poverty 2 2
People in Middle Class or Better 2 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 8 8
Walking and Biking to Work 4 2
Public Transportation Use 3 2
Short Commute Times 3 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Living Alone 10 9
Affordability of Property Taxes 9 10
Affordability of Rents 8 10
Housing Recently Built 7 3
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 7 5
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 6 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Property Crime 9 10
Low Violent Crime 7 9

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Bonifay Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 34 miles SW of Dothan, Alabama (center to center)
Nearest Large City 218 miles S of Atlanta, Georgia
County Holmes
Standard Zip Codes 32425
Phone Area Codes 850
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 30.791
Longitude -85.679

Bonifay Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station CHIPLEY 3 E
Distance 11.7 miles
Jan Temp 38 to 61 F
Apr Temp 52 to 78 F
Jul Temp 71 to 91 F
Oct Temp 54 to 80 F
Annual Precip 58.2 inches
Distance 23.4 miles
Jan Temp 37 to 61 F
Apr Temp 52 to 78 F
Jul Temp 70 to 91 F
Oct Temp 53 to 80 F
Annual Precip 65.5 inches
Distance 49.7 miles
Jan Temp 39 to 62 F
Apr Temp 53 to 79 F
Jul Temp 71 to 92 F
Oct Temp 55 to 80 F
Annual Precip 63.9 inches
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Bonifay Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 4,078 100%
Male 2,583 63.3%
Female 1,495 36.7%
Under 18 624 15.3%
18+ 3,454 84.7%
65+ 670 16.4%
Median Age 35.3
Average Family Size 2.87
White 2,802 68.7%
African-American 1,040 25.5%
Asian 42 1%
American Indian & Alaskan 29 0.7%
Other 77 1.9%
Mixed Race 87 2.1%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 168 4.1%

Estimated Bonifay Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 2,711
Growth -1,367
Growth % -33.5%

Bonifay Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 34.1%
US/American 31.6%
Irish 8.5%
English 5.9%
German 5.2%
African 3.3%
French (except Basque) 2.4%
Scotch-Irish 2%
Italian 1.6%
Jamaican 1.6%
Polish 0.6%
Scottish 0.5%
French Canadian 0.4%
West Indian 0.3%
Swiss 0.3%
Finnish 0.2%
Nigerian 0.2%
Israeli 0.2%
Albanian 0.2%
Guyanese 0.2%
Norwegian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Bonifay 4,078 $33,077
Caryville 218 $28,750
Chipley 3,592 $28,792
Noma 213 $40,625
Vernon 743 $24,196
Wausau 398 $23,000
Westville 221 $34,375

Bonifay Hospitals

(Government - Hospital District or Authority)
(850) 547-1120
Emergency Service: Yes

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Bonifay High Schools (2004)

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2767 HIGHWAY 160
A Title I School.
Serves 563 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.8

825 W HIGHWAY 90
Serves 488 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.7

Serves 31 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 7.8

Bonifay Colleges

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1. Victoria, Virginia 86.7   33% 21% 11.3% 27 $32,311 5.1% 23.8% 1,821 24.6% 9.9 1.3% 2.8
2. Chesapeake, West Virginia 81.7   34.2% 20.3% 10% 30 $35,703 4.9% 11.8% 1,643 19.1% 15.8 0.6% 0.6
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