The city of Destin is located in the county of Okaloosa. It covers a total area of 21.0 sq. km. Industries related to aviation, architecture, arts and crafts, automotive, boat equipment, textiles, information technology, courier, finance, insurance, industrial and commercial machinery, metal , marine equipments, oil and gas exploration companies, real estate, seafood, telecommunication and tourism, enhance the economic viability of the city. Commercial spaces are utilized by wine shops, tourist information facilities, stores of sporting goods, seafood restaurants and showroom for recreational vehicles.