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Welcome to Mossy Head ...

Mossy Head is located in Walton County.

Mossy Head is 250 feet [76 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Mossy Head lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Mossy Head lies within the (850) area code.

The ZIP code for Mossy Head: 32434<2>

Communities near Mossy Head ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Mossy Head and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Florala (AL)   [Map]   1,913   N   18 miles [29 km]
Lockhart (AL)   [Map]   504   N   18 miles [29 km]
Crestview   [Map]   23,856   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
De Funiak Springs   [Map]   6,442   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Freeport   [Map]   2,360   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Garden City   [Map]   ---   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Mossy Head.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Mossy Head. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Mossy Head. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Mossy Head.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Mossy Head:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mossy Head ...

Looking for more information about Mossy Head? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Mossy Head, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Mossy Head.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Walton County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Mossy Head. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Walton County: www.co.walton.fl.us/

The official website for State of Florida: www.myflorida.com/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mossy Head - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Mossy Head). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Mossy Head or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Mossy Head) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Mossy Head. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Mossy Head

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mossy Head. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.7434, Longitude: -86.3137     [Map].

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Mossy Head.

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