Aerial view of Downtown Chipley at sunset.

Washington County

Wolf Down Value-Packed Fun

Wolves travel in packs, but the humans in Washington County are satisfied right at their doorstep. Get to know some of the world’s smartest canines up close and personal at Seacrest Wolf Preserve or interact with the fierce alligators of Orange Hill Gator Farm in Chipley. The county is also a refuge for relaxation, with unending outdoor experiences like horseback riding, geocaching, tubing, diving and freshwater fishing — all at a cost of living 18% below the national average. 

From sleepy river towns like Caryville to quaint towns with a pioneering past, Washington County is close to the Gulf Coast beaches but right next to family-friendly fun.

25,436 Population in Washington County Florida U.S. Census Bureau, 2021
18% Lower cost of living than the national average Best Places, 2022

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