City, Florida is located on the Gulf of Mexico, in the heart of
Florida's Great Northwest. Panama City is the located in Bay
County and serves as the county seat. We are located 98 miles
southwest of Tallahassee, 81 miles south of Dothan, AL. and 103
miles east of Pensacola. Bay County is 36 miles wide and 44 miles
long. Along with Panama City, there are seven other incorporated
municipalities in the county.
City is well known for its sugar-white beaches and popular tourist
attractions. St. Andrews Bay surrounds much of Panama City,
providing a protected harbor for facilities at the growing Port -
Panama City, USA Complex. Tyndall Air Force Base and the Navy's
Coastal Systems Station are also located in Bay County.