Infrastructure

Walton County offers industry a full catalog of utility services providers, including the following:

Electricity  
Gulf Power
CHELCO (Chocktawhatchee Electric Cooperative)

Natural Gas  
Okaloosa Gas District  
City of DeFuniak Springs  

Water 
City of Paxton  
City of DeFuniak Springs  
City of Freeport  
South Walton Utility Co.  
Regional Utilities  
Mossy Head Water Works  
Argyle Water District

Wastewater Treatment 
Walton County  
City of DeFuniak Springs  
City of Freeport  
Regional Utilities  
South Walton Utility Co.  

Telecommunications
In Walton County, companies like Century Link have invested millions of dollars to expand the availability of high-speed internet and broadband services to business hubs, municipalities, other residential communities and rural areas throughout Walton County. The Walton County Board of County Commissioners has recently completed a public private partnership with Southernlight to install $30 million dollars of underground fiber optics covering the entire County.