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32542, FL Home Insurance

In the zip code of 32542, the population size is around 3,834, which consists of 984 occupied homes in your area. We often hear homeowners ask us what the average home insurance premiums are for residence living in Eglin Afb, FL. A few years ago, a study was done and found that the average home insurance rates for Florida are around $1,630 per year for a standard homeowners policy. At GetHomeInsuranceQuotes.com, we help homeowners find cheaper rates and better coverage for an existing or new home purchase opportunity. We have partnered with 12 major home insurance companies that have the most competitive rates for homes in the 32542 zip code location. Our savings model helps you not only save up to 40% or more, but also includes enhanced coverage options to help protect your home and family while livings in Eglin Afb. If you enter your zip code for the home you would like to shop and compare rates for today, we can help you review the premiums and coverage online or over the phone. Give us a call now at 1-888-685-4704 so we can help you compare rates today!

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32542 Home Insurance Average Premiums

Local 32542 homeowners insurance quotes comparison

$1380 /yr.

Shows Zip Code: 32542 lowest rates with discounts applied on average.

For the 32542, homeowners insurance rates may vary on deductible, coverage amount and property details. Below is a list of the averages based on the cost of an annual home insurance premium.

Coverage Amount:Annual Premium
1800 sq. ft. or below
(discounts applied)
$1380 /yr.
Average Coverage:$1630 /yr.
2600 sq. ft. or higher
(all discounts applied)
$1930 /yr.

What is the average home insurance cost for a home in 32542?

  • • The average homeowners insurance premium paid annually for a home in 32542 is around $1630 per year.

What does it cost on average per month for home insurance in 32542?

  • • Homeowners in 32542 pay a monthly average cost per month around $136.00.

What kind of discount could I get if I combine my home and auto insurance together in 32542?

  • • Autoowners in 32542 can receive a 20% to 25% discount if they own a home and would like to group or bundle their car and home insurance together with one insurance company.

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Home Replacement Cost Coverage in 32542

Average Building Cost Per Square Foot in 32542: $167

Location: Eglin Afb, Florida (Okaloosa County)

Average Square Footage in 32542: 988 Sq. Ft.

When building or updating a home, it's always good to review the average cost per square foot to build in 32542 before you start any project. Eglin Afb homeowners pay on average around $167 per square foot to build a home. Another great reason to know the average cost to build is for your homeowners insurance policy. A standard homeowners policy will help you cover the replacement cost of your home due a fire or any other named perils on your policy. Calculating your dwelling coverage for your home in 32542 is extremely helpful when estimating how much replacement cost coverage you need. We highly recommend that you have enough dwelling coverage to rebuild your home if it was destroyed by a covered peril.

Here is how you determine your replacement cost. If we take an average home in 32542 and want to estimated the dwelling coverage, than we will need the square footage of the home which is 988 sq. ft. and the average cost to rebuild the home in this area is around $167 per square foot would be considered a base estimate cost. These two numbers would allow us to generate the replacement cost needed for an average size home in the Eglin Afb area. If the home is new or has been upgraded, you will want to add $50 to $100 or more per square foot to equally cover the replacement cost to restore a home back to it's original condition.

Home Improvement StatusPrice per Sq. Ft.Square FeetDwelling Coverage
Basic Home Features$167988$165,000
Additional Upgrades & Added Features$209988$206,250
Major Home Updates or Advancements$251988$247,500

It's important to understand that when you estimate your replacement cost of your home in the 32542 zip code area, it will be the cost to replace the structure of your home, not the additional value of the property that is factored in when purchasing a new home.

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Housing Demographics for 32542

Population Review for 32542 Zip Code

For the city of Eglin Afb, the population within 32542 has increased to over 5,081 residents in population size. The current population total is 3,834. We have broken down the population based on race below. In 32542, there are over 2300 in male population and 1534 females.

PopulationValues
Total Population3,834
White Population2432
Black Population492
Hispanic Population785
Asian Population139
Hawaiian Population22
Indian Population19
Other Population161
Male Population2300
Female Population1534
Population Estimate5081

Household Data for 32542

The average number of homes in 32542 is around 984, there are an average of 3.03 per household. The average house value according to local real estate values is around $165,000. Please review the following demographics below for average income and media age.

Housing / Income DataValues
Households Per Zipcode984
Persons Per Household3.03
Average House Value$165,000
Income Per Household$57553
Median Age21.9
Median Age Male21.8
Median Age Female22.3
32542 DetailsValues
StateFL
State Full NameFlorida
City TypeP
City Alias Abbreviation
Area Code850/448
CityEglin Afb
City Alias NameEGLIN AFB
CountyOkaloosa
County FIPS091
State FIPS12
Time Zone6
Day Light SavingY
MSA2750
PMSA
CSA
CBSA18880
CBSA_DIV
CBSA_TypeMetro
CBSA_NameCrestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL
MSA_NameFort Walton Beach, FL MSA
PMSA_Name
RegionSouth
DivisionSouth Atlantic
MailingNameY
Economic & Growth ReviewValues
Number Of Businesses126
Number Of Employees3474
Business First Quarter Payroll59154
Business Annual Payroll272050
Business Employment Flag
Growth Rank0
Growth Housing Units 2003
Growth Housing Units 2004
Growth Increase Number0
Growth Increase Percentage0.0
Metropolitan DetailsValues
CBSA Population180822
CBSA Division Population0
Congressional District01
Congressional LandArea4016.3
Delivery Residential1677
Delivery Business35
Delivery Total4879
Preferred Last Line KeyY21789
Classification Code
Multi-County
CSA Name
CBSA_DIV_Name
City State KeyY21789
Land Area83.964000
Water Area1.971000
City Alias CodeM1P
City Mixed CaseEglin AFB
City Alias Mixed CaseEglin AFB
Box Count123
SFDU7
MFDU610
State ANSI12
County ANSI091
ZIP Intro
Alias Intro
Facility CodeP
City Delivery IndicatorY
Carrier Route Rate SortationD
Finance Number112570
Unique ZIP Name
SSA State County Code10450
Medicare CBSA Code18880
Medicare CBSA NameCrestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL
Medicare CBSA TypeMetro
Market Rating Area ID46
County Mixed CaseOkaloosa

Florida Homeowners Insurance News & Information

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  • Florida Lawmakers May Allow Takeout Offers to Citizens’ Policyholders Posted on Wednesday 13th March, 2024

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  • Florida has 7 New Home Insurance Companies Entering the Market Posted on Friday 1st March, 2024

    Recently, Florida has seen seven new insurance companies enter the market for homeowners coverage. Currently, the average premium for homeowners coverage is $6,000 a year in the Sunshine state compared to a nationwide average of just $1,700 a year, according to the Insurance Information Institute.  The Insurance Information Institute is hopeful that the new insurance […]

  • What exactly is a FAIR Plan? Posted on Tuesday 2nd January, 2024

    If you live in an area where severe weather is common, or wildfires pop up every summer you may have trouble finding affordable home insurance coverage. If homes in your area are repeatedly damaged or destroyed by a covered peril, insurers may pull out of the entire area, refusing to write policies in your neighborhood. […]

  • Florida Homeowners Advance From Citizens into Private Companies Posted on Tuesday 5th December, 2023

    Homeowners Choice Property and Casualty Insurance Co. has assumed approximately 53,750 policies from Citizens Property Insurance Corp., Florida’s state-backed insurance company, the parent company says in a Tuesday news release. Homeowners Choice is owned by HCI Group Inc., a holding company with operations in homeowners insurance, information technology services, real estate and reinsurance. Homeowners Choice […]

  • 2024 Homeowners Insurance Outlook Receives Negative Rating Posted on Tuesday 21st November, 2023

    The insurance news for 2024 is certainly not great. Experts expect that extreme weather and increasing costs will push up insurance costs and make insurance companies more selective when deciding where they will write policies.  Recently, credit rating agency AM Best downgraded the entire home insurance industry from stable to negative. According to Richard Attanasio, […]

  • Fall 2023: Florida Homeowners Insurance Premium Update Posted on Tuesday 24th October, 2023

    Despite the fact that the Florida legislation finally passed a couple of bills to deal with the ever-increasing cost of homeowners insurance, it seems unlikely that premiums will start to fall anytime soon according to a report put out by Karen Clark & Company (KCC), a risk modelling firm. The recent report, titled “Managing Expectations: […]