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Voice Newsletter Overview - January 2017 - 01/25/2017

The January 2017 issue features: Members in the News; Director's Desk; Defense Support Initiatives and Technology Coast Manufacturing & Engineering Network and Business Growt...

Southeast Range Complex Position Paper - 12/28/2016

Southeast Range Complex Cooperative Concept Position Paper Prepared by the Defense Support Initiatives Committee

Because of its easy access to local waterways, the City of Mary Esther is noted as one of the first areas settled in this part of Northwest Florida. Mary Esther was incorporated in 1946. 
Flanked by two United States Air Force bases, Mary Esther is nestled along the scenic Santa Rosa Sound. Though it only measures 2.5 square miles, it is a vibrant community that boasts an expansive shopping mall, a terrific library and a well-respected animal rescue center, not to mention a variety of eateries and small businesses all conveniently located off of Mary Esther Cutoff, which traverses the town. 



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Population (2015) 4,077
Labor Force 2,252
Median Age 38.47
   
Labor Force
College Degree 48.9%
High School Degree or Some College 36.32%
White Collar Workers 36%
Blue Collar Workers 63%
   
Budgets
Household Expenditures (Average) $54,622
Household Income (Median) $52,561
   
Transportation
Commute Travel Time (minutes) 16
Airports in Community 50 miles 9
Distance to Interstate (miles) 2
Distance to Rail (miles) 18
Source: www.okaloosasites.com

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