Niceville Florida is home to some of the best schools in the Nation. And with close proximity to Military bases, it’s easy to see why Niceville is a favorite choice for buyers. This community was originally built around Boggy Bayou which flows south into Choctawahachee bay. In the early years, Niceville was referred to as Boggy. In the early 1900’s, Oakdale, Portsmith and Niceville were all names under consideration to replace the name Boggy. Lulu Jane Edge, daughter of the former Postmaster was allowed to choose and the new name became Niceville. From our research, it appears Niceville Florida is the only Niceville in the country.