Nationwide Claims to Fame

Palm Beach is 1st out of 6,406 other cities in Income per capita

Palm Beach is 24th out of 6,406 other cities in Residents 65 or older

Statewide Claims to Fame

Palm Beach is 1st in Florida out of 453 other cities in Home median value

Palm Beach is 1st in Florida out of 453 other cities in Income per capita

Palm Beach is 4th in Florida out of 453 other cities in Income per household

Palm Beach is 8th in Florida out of 453 other cities in Female residents

Palm Beach is 10th in Florida out of 453 other cities in Race - White

Palm Beach is 11th in Florida out of 453 other cities in Residents 65 or older

Palm Beach is 11th in Florida out of 453 other cities in Residents with college degree (older than 25)

Palm Beach is 13th in Florida out of 453 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

Palm Beach is 14th in Florida out of 206 other cities in Retail sales per capita

Palm Beach is 18th in Florida out of 453 other cities in Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino

Palm Beach, Florida Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Palm Beach Rank Florida US
Current population (2012) 8,532 172nd 19,317,568 313,914,040
Size in square miles 4.2 320th 53,624.8 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,997.6 261st 350.6 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Palm Beach Rank Florida US
Residents younger than 5 1.7% 439th 5.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 6.9% 441st 20.7% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 55.8% 11th 18.2% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Palm Beach Rank Florida US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 96.6% 21st 85.5% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 57.9% 11th 26.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Palm Beach Rank Florida US
Race - White 97.4% 10th 78.3% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.6% 441st 16.6% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.0% 450th 0.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.0% 341st 2.7% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 364th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 0.5% 448th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 3.9% 412th 23.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 94.1% 18th 57.0% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Palm Beach Rank Florida US
Female residents 55.2% 8th 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 15.5% 179th 19.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Palm Beach Rank Florida US
Housing units 9,091 178th 9,026,965 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 70.9% 13th 29.9% 25.9%
Households 4,856 263rd 7,140,096 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 85.4% 52nd 69.0% 66.1%
Home median value $913,700 1st $188,600 $186,200
People per household 1.8 448th 2.6 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Palm Beach Rank Florida US
Income per capita $135,147 1st $26,733 $27,915
Income per household $109,167 4th $47,827 $52,762
Income below poverty line 4.8% 426th 14.7% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Palm Beach Rank Florida US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 2,148 169th 2,009,589 27,092,908
Retail sales $441,514 118th $262,341,127 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $46,203 14th $14,353 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $300,191 19th $41,922,059 $613,795,732

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