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Bonifay, Florida

The city of Bonifay is a charming little place located in Northwest Florida and serves as the county seat in Holmes County. 

2,759 Population

$39,057 Median Household Income

47.6% Labor Force Participation

80.5% High School Graduate

Keith Cabin


The city has many historical sites, including the Keith Cabin, a 19th-century log cabin listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places. Its architectural integrity and craftsmanship continue to be admired by visitors to this day.

Another historical attraction is the Waits Mansion, a two-story Mediterranean Revival-style home located at 209 West Kansas Avenue in Bonifay. Lumber company owner George Orkney Waits built the mansion in the 1920s.


There's a variety of city events scheduled throughout the year.

Northwest Florida Championship Rodeo

Northwest Florida Championship Rodeo

PRCA-sanctioned Ram Rodeo series hosted by the Bonifay Kiwanis Club in October at Memorial Field.

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Downhome Festival

Down Home
Street Festival

Featuring a 5k, antique car show, vendors, and more, is held annually in March at Veteran's Memorial Park.

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