Niceville Florida, home of the Nice People. Nestled in the middle of surrounding cities Valparaiso, Crestview, Freeport, Destin, Ft. Walton Beach and Eglin AFB. Niceville use to be called the Boggy Bayou. Home of the Niceville High School Eagles, Northwest Florida State College and the ever famous Mullet Festival. Boarded by it's beautiful Bayous and Choctawhatchee Bay, you can get to the Gulf of Mexico in a matter of minutes by Boat. Homes along the waters edge have views as far as Santa Rosa Beach to Okaloosa Island. There are homes ranging in price from $80,000-$2,200,000.00 Niceville was named has been named Florida's best place to live by the travel website, SmartTravel. Okaloosa County Schools and private schools within the Niceville districts.