Pace is a census-designated place (CDP) in Santa Rosa County, Florida, United States. The population was 7,393 during the 2000 census. It is part of the PensacolaFerry PassBrentMetropolitan Statistical Area. According to Pace CDP Census 2010 results, the population of the area was approximately 20,039 people. From 2000 to 2010, the Pace CDP population growth percentage was 171.1% (or from 7,393 people to 20,039 people). According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 9.4 square miles (24km2), all of which is land.