Zoning is used to regulate the type of land uses (such as open space, residential, agricultural, commercial, or industrial), allowable on particular lots or parcels the densities at which those activities can be performed (from low-density housing such as single-family homes to high-density such as high-rise apartment buildings), the height of buildings, the amount of space structures may occupy, the location of a building on the lot (setbacks), the proportions of the types of space on a lot, such as open space, impervious surface, vehicular use areas, and whether or not parking is provided.

City of Destin Interavtive Zoning Map


The City of Destin has adopted 29 different Zoning districts to regulate development. The complete list of each zoning designation can be found below. Links to a summary sheet for each one coming soon. 

Zoning Fact Sheets

Zoning Map