Brent, Florida

Brent: A city located in Pasco County, Florida. It is known for its proximity to the Gulf Coast, its growing population, and its many attractions, such as the Brent Community Center and the Brent Library.

About

Brent is a city located in the county of Escambia in the U.S. state of Florida. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 21,816 inhabitants.

Brent is a quiet, unincorporated community located in Escambia County, Florida, around 10 miles north of Pensacola.

With around 21,000 residents, Brent has a peaceful, small town atmosphere while still being close to city amenities. It provides a scenic home base for exploring Pensacola Bay area attractions.

Top Attractions and Activities

Pensacola Beach

Located just 20 minutes from Brent, Pensacola Beach offers gorgeous white sand, emerald Gulf waters, beachside hotels, and attractions.

National Naval Aviation Museum

This free museum in Pensacola has an extensive collection of historic military aircraft on display, flight simulators, and more.

Big Lagoon State Park

Found nearby along Santa Rosa Sound, this park is perfect for kayaking, fishing, hiking, picnicking and spotting wildlife.

Brent Community Center

This center hosts various events for Brent residents like kids' programs, senior activities, and lively festivals.

Blackwater River

Designated as a Florida Canoe Trail, the Blackwater River offers chances to paddle and see undisturbed nature.

Planning Your Visit

Spring and fall have mild, comfortable weather ideal for exploring the area.

Lodging choices in Brent include RV parks, cottages, and budget motels. Various eateries are found along Highway 90.

Pensacola International Airport is located about 15 miles south. Having a car is recommended to easily access area attractions.

Brent locator map
Location of Brent on Florida map.

Quick Facts about Brent

Population : 21,800 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Florida (United States)
County : Escambia County
Postal code : 32503
Phone Area Codes : 850
Area : 27.3 km2
Altitude : 112 feet / 34 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 01:43:10 (17th April 2024)
Density : 799 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Escambia County Florida Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Brent Highlighted locator map image
Escambia County Florida Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Brent Highlighted
Escambia County Florida Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Brent Highlighted locator map image

Geography

Brent is located at 30°28'8"N 87°14'10"W (30.4688100, -87.2360800).

Brent map

Demographics

Year Population % Change Method
2011 18,300 - United Kingdom Census 2011
2015 20,500 10.73% estimation process
2020 21,816 6.03% estimation process

Brent, brenta, Брент, ब्रेन्ट

Schools in Brent

College & universities near Brent, FL

Code Name City ZIP
136473 Pensacola State College Pensacola (FL) 32504-8998
449533 Pensacola School of Massage Therapy & Health Careers Pensacola (FL) 32504
133942 Florida Institute of Ultrasound Inc Pensacola (FL) 32514
134291 George Stone Technical College Pensacola (FL) 32526-8922
455479 Fortis Institute-Pensacola Pensacola (FL) 32514

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Brent, FL

Code Name Address Type
MOG Mobile Bus Station 2545 Government Blvd. BUS
MTV Mt. Vernon, AL 20890 US Highway 43 BUS

Post offices near Brent

Post Office Name City ZIP
East Hill Post Office Pensacola (FL) 32503
Pensacola Post Office Pensacola (FL) 32501
Pensacola Gmf For My Post Office Pensacola (FL) 32501
Nobl Post Office Pensacola (FL) 32504
Downtown Pensacola Post Office Pensacola (FL) 32502

Other places with the same name (2)

  • Brent , Alabama City in Bibb County, Alabama, United States with a population of 4,688 people.

Other cities in Escambia County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Escambia County , FL.

City Name Population Title
East Pensacola Heights 54,104 A neighborhood in Pensacola, Florida.
Pensacola 53,142 The most populous city in Escambia County, Florida.
Ferry Pass 28,921 CDP in Florida
Cantonment 26,493 Human settlement in Escambia County, Florida, United States of America
Bellview 23,355 Census designated place
West Pensacola 21,339 Census-designated place in Escambia County, Florida
Ensley 20,602 Census designated place
Myrtle Grove 15,870 Census-designated place in Escambia County, Florida
Gonzalez 13,273 Census designated place
Goulding 4,102 Census designated place
Century 1,873 Human settlement in Escambia County, Florida, United States of America
Molino 1,277 Census-designated place in Escambia County, Florida

Distance to Other Cities

Brent distances to largest Florida cities