Situated in Walton County, Inlet Beach encompasses approximately 550 acres. It is home to Old Inlet Beach, Camp Helen State Park and Lake Powell. In this community, old meets new. Here, modern homes mingle with cozy beach cottages among a stunning backdrop of sweeping sand dunes.
Since this neighborhood is surrounded by over a dozen acres of protected dunes, it makes for the ideal escape from a hectic life. Plenty of untouched terrain and spacious backyards characterize the landscape. As one of South Walton's most unspoiled beach communities, Inlet Beach offers a carefree lifestyle with laid-back neighbors who welcome all.
The median listing price for Inlet Beach homes is around $460,000. This translates to just over $290 per square foot. Since listings tend to stay active for over 100 days, you can shop around without feeling pressured. Inlet Beach has an eclectic combination of condos and houses.
Whether you want to live by the lake, by the beach or somewhere in between, you’re sure to find a home to suit your needs and wants. Neighborhoods in Inlet Beach include the Bluffs, Eagles Landing, Grande Pointe, Lakeshore Estates, Park Place, Pinecrest, Pinewood Preserve and Waterside. Water and sewer are provided by the community's member-owned utility company.
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South Walton is one of only a few places in the world that has coastal dune lakes. What makes these lakes so special is that they contain fresh water just feet away from saltwater bodies. Inlet Beach is home to the largest in the area, Lake Powell.
This neighborhood also has South Walton's biggest public beach. However, it remains quiet, and you can appreciate the turquoise waters and sugar-white sand in tranquility. You can enjoy casual dining at Shades at the Loop or at the Terrace, or take the family to the Donut Hole for all-day breakfast and lunch fare.
As part of the Walton County school district, Inlet Beach is served by Bay Elementary, Seaside Neighborhood Middle and South Walton High. Students also have the option to attend the Ohana Institute. This fully accredited, private school serves grades 2 to 12. Its innovative and exploratory curriculum combines real-world and theoretical experiences with a focus on project-based studies.