Other cities in the 850 area code include: Lynn Haven, Niceville, Destin, Panama City Beach, Milton, Quincy, Marianna, Perry, Gulf Breeze, Defuniak Springs, Chipley, Chattahoochee, Madison, Bonifay, Carrabelle, Blountstown, Monticello, Freeport, Apalachicola, Graceville, Wewahitchka, Century, Sneads, Havana, Gretna, Mexico Beach, Bristol, Cottondale, Grand Ridge, Greenville, Paxton, Vernon, Greensboro, Jay, Laurel Hill, Ponce De Leon, Altha, Alford, Sopchoppy, Wausau, Lee, Westville, Caryville, Ebro, and Campbellton.
Tallahassee / ˌ t æ l ə ˈ h æ s i / is the capital of the U.S. state of Florida. It is the county seat and only incorporated municipality in Leon County. Tallahassee became the capital of Florida, then the Florida Territory, in 1824. In 2015, the population was 189,907, making the city the 126th-largest city in the United States. The population of the Tallahassee metropolitan area was 377,924 as of 2015. Tallahassee is the largest city in the Northwest Florida region as well as the main center for trade and agriculture in the Florida Big Bend and Southwest Georgia regions.Tallahassee is home to Florida State University, ranked the nation's thirty-eighth best public university by U.S. News & World Report.
Pensacola is the westernmost city in the Florida Panhandle and the county seat of Escambia County, in the U.S. state of Florida. As of the 2010 census, the city had a total population of 51,923, down from 56,255 at the 2000 census. Pensacola is the principal city of the Pensacola metropolitan area, which had an estimated 461,227 residents in 2012. Pensacola is a sea port on Pensacola Bay, which is protected by the barrier island of Santa Rosa and connects to the Gulf of Mexico. A large United States Naval Air Station, the first in the United States, is located southwest of Pensacola near Warrington ; it is the base of the Blue Angels flight demonstration team and the National Naval Aviation Museum.
Panama City is a city and the county seat of Bay County, Florida, United States. Located along U.S. Route 98, it is the largest city between Tallahassee and Pensacola. It is the more populated of two principal cities of the Panama City-Lynn Haven, Florida Metropolitan Statistical Area. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 36,484. When Panama City was incorporated in 1909, its original city limits were 15th Street (Hwy 98) on the north, Balboa Avenue on the west and Bay Avenue on the east.
The 850 area code lies within the Eastern Daylight Time Zone (or EDT). The current time in EDT is 5:21 AM on Jul 07, 2020.