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West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida

West Palm Beach is a city in Palm Beach County, Florida. As of the 2014 census, the city population was 104,031. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 55.1 square miles. An elevation is 21 feet (6.40 m) above sea level. The population density was 1,887 people per square mile. The median age was 39.6 years (Florida state median age was 41.8 years). For every 100 females there were 86 males.
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Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2014)
104,031 residents
Population Change
+26.7% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
39.6 years (State: 41.8)
Below the Poverty Line
16.5% (Year: 2015)
Population Males
47,992 residents
Population Females
56,039 residents
Population Urban
99% of residents
Population Rural
1% of residents
Foreign Born Residents
21.3% Latin America
Daytime Population Change
+48,558 (+45.5%)
Live and Work in the City
20,406 (40.6%)
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
4.7% (State: 5.4%)

Elections Results Data

 

    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers

     

      West Palm Beach Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)

       

        West Palm Beach Residents Living Below the Poverty Line (According to 2015)

         

          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born West Palm Beach Residents

           

            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

             
              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              $159,057
              Median Home Value (Year: 2015)
              $207,500 (State: $179,800)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$116,000 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2015)
              $1,106
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $428 – $760
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              $888
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              101 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $2,179 (1.10%)
              Property Taxes without Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $2,578 (1.10%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $49,935 (State: $49,426)
              Changes in Household Income
              +$13,161 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2015)
              $32,126
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              +$8,938 since 2000 year
              Education Data (by Residents, Schools, Colleges)

              Education attainment (25+ years residents)

               

                Males 25 Years and Older

                 

                  Females 25 Years and Older

                   

                    List of Largest Colleges & Universities

                    • Palm Beach Atlantic University
                      Full-time enrollment: 2,868
                      Location: 901 S. Flagler Drive
                      Private, not-for-profit
                      Website: www.pba.edu
                      Offers Doctor’s degree
                    • Lincoln College of Technology-West Palm Beach
                      FT enrollment: 874
                      Location: 2410 Metrocentre Blvd
                      Private, for-profit
                      Website: www.lincolntech.com
                    • Northwood University-Florida
                      FT enrollment: 614
                      Location: 2600 N Military Trail
                      Private, not-for-profit
                      Website: www.northwood.edu
                      Offers Master’s degree
                    • Academy for Nursing and Health Occupations
                      FT enrollment: 532
                      Location: 5154 Okeechobee Blvd Ste 201
                      Private, not-for-profit
                      Website: www.ANHO.edu
                    • ITT Technical Institute-West Palm Beach
                      FT enrollment: 203
                      Location: 1756 North Congress Avenue
                      Private, for-profit
                      Website: www.itt-tech.edu
                    • Dade Medical College-West Palm Beach
                      FT enrollment: 170
                      Location: 2601 South Military Trail
                      Private, for-profit
                      Website: www.dademedical.edu
                    • MCI Institute of Technology
                      FT enrollment: 142
                      Location: 3650 Shawnee Ave.
                      Private, for-profit
                      Website: www.mciiot.com
                    • Empire Beauty School-West Palm
                      FT enrollment: 137
                      Location: 4258 Okeechobee Blvd
                      Private, for-profit
                      Website: www.empire.edu
                    • Eternity Cosmetology School
                      FT enrollment: 113
                      Location: 4698 Forest Hill Boulevard, Suite C
                      Private, for-profit
                      Website: www.eternitycschool.com
                    • Southeastern Technical Careers Institute Inc
                      Location: 3111 South Dixie Highway, Suite 138
                      Private, for-profit
                      Website: Stciflorida.com

                    Other Colleges & Universities

                    • Palm Beach State College
                      about 7 miles
                      Lake Worth, FL
                      Full-time enrollment: 19,938
                    • Lynn University
                      about 23 miles
                      Boca Raton, FL
                      FT enrollment: 2,151
                    • Florida Atlantic University
                      about 24 miles
                      Boca Raton, FL
                      FT enrollment: 24,403
                    • Everest University-Pompano Beach
                      about 34 miles
                      Pompano Beach, FL
                      FT enrollment: 2,316
                    • Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale
                      about 37 miles
                      Fort Lauderdale, FL
                      FT enrollment: 18,270
                    • Broward College
                      about 45 miles
                      Fort Lauderdale, FL
                      FT enrollment: 30,322
                    • Nova Southeastern University
                      about 45 miles
                      Fort Lauderdale, FL
                      FT enrollment: 25,621

                    List of Largest Public High Schools

                    • ALEXANDER W DREYFOOS JUNIOR SCHOOL OF THE ARTS
                      Students: 643
                      Location: 501 S SAPODILLA AVE
                      Grades: 9-12
                    • G-STAR SCHOOL OF THE ARTS
                      Students: 474
                      Location: 2065 PRAIRIE RD BLDG J
                      Grades: 9-12
                      Charter school
                    • FOREST HILL COMMUNITY HIGH SCHOOL
                      Students: 398
                      Location: 6901 PARKER AVE
                      Grades: 9-12
                    • PALM BEACH LAKES HIGH SCHOOL
                      Students: 317
                      Location: 3505 SHILOH DR
                      Grades: 9-12
                    • GOLD COAST COMMUNITY SCHOOL
                      Students: 135
                      Location: 4260 WESTGATE AVE
                      Grades: 6-9
                    • TURNING POINTS ACADEMY
                      Students: 100
                      Location: 1950 BENOIST FARMS RD
                      Grades: 6-12
                    • INDIAN RIDGE SCHOOL
                      Students: 70
                      Location: 1955 GOLDEN LAKES BLVD
                      Grades: KG-12
                    • PALM BEACH JUVENILE CORRECTIONAL FACILITY
                      Students: 60
                      Location: 9680 PROCESS DR
                      Grades: 6-12
                    • BELIEVERS ACADEMY
                      Students: 55
                      Location: 5840 CORPORATE WAY STE 100
                      Grades: 9-12
                      Charter school
                    • LEADERSHIP ACADEMY WEST
                      Students: 51
                      Location: 1760 N CONGRESS AVE
                      Grades: 9-12
                      Charter school

                    List of Largest Private High Schools

                    • THE KING’S ACADEMY
                      Students: 1,046
                      Location: 8401 BELVEDERE RD
                      Grades: KG-12
                    • BEREAN CHRISTIAN SCHOOL
                      Students: 597
                      Location: 8350 OKEECHOBEE BLVD
                      Grades: PK-12
                    • SUMMIT CHRISTIAN SCHOOL
                      Students: 472
                      Location: 4900 SUMMIT BLVD
                      Grades: PK-12
                    • ATLANTIS ACADEMY PALM BEACHES
                      Students: 186
                      Location: 1950 PRAIRIE RD
                      Grades: KG-12
                    • EPHESUS JUNIOR ACADEMY
                      Students: 81
                      Location: 4011 N SHORE DR
                      Grades: PK-9
                    • CHILDREN OF PURPOSE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY
                      Students: 46
                      Location: 3600 N AUSTRALIAN AVE
                      Grades: PK-12
                    • HOOKED ON LEARNING
                      Students: 46
                      Location: 590 ROYAL PALM BEACH BLVD
                      Grades: T1-12
                    • THE OPEN DOORWAY
                      Students: 39
                      Location: 1480 S MILITARY TRL STE B
                      Grades: UG-12
                    • MATLOCK ACADEMY
                      Students: 30
                      Location: 2491 HOMEWOOD RD
                      Grades: 9-11
                    • NEW HORIZONS CHRISTIAN ACADEMY
                      Students: 26
                      Location: 4281 PALM AVE
                      Grades: 2-12

                    List of Largest Public Middle Schools

                    • BAK MIDDLE SCHOOL OF THE ARTS
                      Students: 1,351
                      Location: 1725 ECHO LAKE DR
                      Grades: 6-8
                    • JEAGA MIDDLE SCHOOL
                      Students: 1,170
                      Location: 3777 N JOG RD
                      Grades: 6-8
                    • ROOSEVELT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
                      Students: 1,135
                      Location: 1220 L A KIRKSEY ST
                      Grades: PK-5
                    • CONNISTON MIDDLE SCHOOL
                      Students: 1,092
                      Location: 3630 PARKER AVE
                      Grades: 6-8
                    • BEAR LAKES MIDDLE SCHOOL
                      Students: 826
                      Location: 3505 SHENANDOAH BLVD
                      Grades: 6-8
                    • WEST GATE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
                      Students: 748
                      Location: 1545 LOXAHATCHEE DR
                      Grades: PK-5
                    • U. B. KINSEY/PALMVIEW ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 418
                      Location: 800 11TH ST
                      Grades: PK-5
                    • MELALEUCA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
                      Students: 407
                      Location: 5759 GUN CLUB RD
                      Grades: KG-5
                    • MEADOW PARK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
                      Students: 405
                      Location: 956 FLORIDA MANGO RD
                      Grades: PK-5
                    • NORTHMORE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
                      Students: 404
                      Location: 4111 N TERRACE DR
                      Grades: PK-5

                    List of Largest Private Middle Schools

                    • ROSARIAN ACADEMY
                      Students: 360
                      Location: 807 N FLAGLER DR
                      Grades: PK-8
                    • ARTHUR I MEYER JEWISH ACADEMY
                      Students: 306
                      Location: 3261 N MILITARY TRL
                      Grades: KG-8
                    • ST ANN CATHOLIC SCHOOL
                      Students: 246
                      Location: 324 N OLIVE AVE
                      Grades: PK-8
                    • ST JULIANA SCHOOL
                      Students: 228
                      Location: 4355 S OLIVE AVE
                      Grades: PK-8
                    • POINCIANA DAY SCHOOL
                      Students: 107
                      Location: 1340 KENWOOD RD
                      Grades: PK-8
                    • WEST PALM BEACH JR ACADEMY
                      Students: 85
                      Location: 6300 SUMMIT BLVD
                      Grades: PK-8
                    West Palm Beach Police Department
                    Full-time Employees (Year: 2015)
                    366 policemen
                    Full-time Law Enforcement Officers
                    276 policemen
                    Officers per 1,000 Residents
                    2.63 policemen (State: 2.35)
                    Labor Market Description

                    Unemployment Rate

                     

                      Male: Employment in Industries (Services)

                       

                        Female: Employment in Industries (Services)

                         

                          Male: Most Common Occupations

                           

                            Female: Most Common Occupations

                             
                              West Palm Beach Infrastructure
                              Grocery Stores in the City
                              259 stores
                              Grocery Stores per 10,000 Citizens
                              2.05 (State: 2.04)
                              Supercenters in the City
                              13 centers
                              Supercenters per 10,000 Citizens
                              0.10 (State: 0.11)
                              Convenience Stores not at Gas Stations
                              161 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (no Gas)
                              1.28 (State: 1.28)
                              Convenience Stores at Gas Stations
                              284 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (with Gas)
                              2.25 (State: 3.04)
                              Number of Restaurants in the City
                              1,129 restaurants
                              Restaurants per 10,000 Citizens
                              8.96 (State: 7.45)
                              Number of Houses in the City
                              40,398

                              Hospitals in West Palm Beach

                              • GLENBEIGH HOSP OF THE PALM BEACHES INC
                                provides emergency services
                                4700 CONGRESS AVENUE
                              • GOOD SAMARITAN HOSPITAL
                                provides emergency services
                                PALM BEACH LAKES AT FLAGER DR
                              • GOOD SAMARITAN MEDICAL CENTER
                                Proprietary
                                provides emergency services
                                1309 N FLAGLER DR
                              • HOSPICE OF PALM BEACH COUNTY
                                5300 EAST AVENUE
                              • OAKWOOD CENTER OF THE PALM BEACHES
                                1041 45TH ST
                              • ST MARY’S MEDICAL CENTER
                                Proprietary
                                901 45TH ST
                              • ST MARYS HOSPITAL INC
                                901 45TH ST
                              • W PALM BEACH VA MEDICAL CENTER
                                Government Federal
                                7305 N. MILITARY TRAIL
                              • WEST PALM HOSPITAL
                                Proprietary
                                provides emergency services
                                2201 45TH ST
                              • COLUMBIA HOSPITAL TRANSITIONAL CARE UN
                                2201 45TH STREET
                              • CONSULATE HEALTH CARE OF WEST PALM BEACH
                                1626 DAVIS ROAD
                              • DARCY HALL NH
                                2170 PALM BEACH LAKES BLVD
                              • EDWARD J HEALEY REHABILITATION AND NURSING CENTER
                                1200 45TH STREET
                              • LAKESIDE HEALTH CENTER
                                2501 N AUSTRALIAN AVENUE
                              • LOURDES NOREEN MCKEEN RESIDENCE
                                315 S FLAGLER DRIVE
                              • MANORCARE HEALTH SERVICES WEST PALM BEACH
                                2300 VILLAGE BLVD
                              • PALM BEACH SHORES REHAB AND SUB-ACUTE CENTER
                                1101 54TH STREET
                              • REHABILITATION CENTER OF THE PALM BEACHES,THE
                                301 NORTHPOINTE PARKWAY
                              • SAVANNAH COVE
                                2090 N CONGRESS AVE
                              • ATLANTIC KIDNEY CENTERS LLC
                                4700 CONGRESS AVE STE 104
                              • DIALYSIS ASSOC OF THE PALM BEACHES
                                2611 POINSETTIA AVE
                              • FMC – LAKE CLARKE SHORES DIALYSIS CENTER
                                3047 FOREST HILL BLVD
                              • FMC – ROYAL PALM BEACH
                                6901 OKEECHOBEE BLVD #D19
                              • FMC DIALYSIS SERVICES – WEST PALM BEACH
                                2000 CONTINENTAL DR STE A
                              • LAKE WORTH DIALYSIS
                                2459 S CONGRESS AVE #100
                              • RENAL CARE GROUP – WEST PALM
                                1522 N DIXIE HWY
                              • RENAL CARE PARTNERS OF WEST PALM BEACH
                                300 EXECUTIVE CENTER DRIVE #101
                              • SAINT MARYS HOSPITAL DIALYSIS UNIT
                                901 45TH ST
                              • A VISITING REDI-NURSE
                                1800 FOREST HILL BLVD STE B-1
                              • ACTIVE HOME HEALTH CARE SERVICES LLC
                                1495 FOREST HILL BLVD
                                STE A
                              • COLUMBIA HOMECARE
                                4700 NORTH CONGRESS AVENUE SUITE 101
                              • CONCEPTS IN ELDERCARE
                                2324 S CONGRESS AVE #1F
                              • FIRST CHOICE HOME HEALTH INC
                                1499 FOREST HILL BLVD
                                STE 109
                              • INNOVATIVE SENIOR CARE HOME HEALTH
                                6340 COMMONS CIRCLE STE 102
                              • LIFECARE SOLUTIONS OF PALM BEACH INC
                                8120 BELVEDERE ROAD
                                UNIT 5
                              • MORSELIFE HOME CARE
                                4920 LORING DRIVE
                              • PALM BEACH HOME HEALTH, INC
                                2150 SOUTH CONGRESS AVE
                              • TOTAL HOME HEALTH INC
                                1551 FORUM PLACE STE 100-B

                              Airports & Heliports in West Palm Beach

                              • Palm Beach International Airport
                                PBI
                              • Palm Beach County Park Airport
                                LNA
                              • North Palm Beach County General Aviation Airport
                                F45
                              • Wellington Aero Club Airport
                                FD38
                              • Heliports: 9

                              Amtrak Stations in West Palm Beach

                              • WEST PALM BEACH (201 S. TAMARIND AVE.)
                                Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

                              Average Travel Time to Work

                               

                                Means of Transportation for Getting to Work

                                 
                                  Other Information

                                  West Palm Beach by Race (According to 2015)

                                   

                                    Median Unit Value (According to 2015)

                                     

                                      Crime Rates per 100,000 Residents (According to 2015)

                                       

                                        Natural Disasters in West Palm Beach

                                         

                                          Air Quality Information

                                           
                                            Common Weather Information
                                            Tornadoes Average Activity
                                            30% (Smaller then US)
                                            Earthquakes Average Activity
                                            97% (Smaller then US)
                                            Number of Natural Disasters
                                            24 pc. (State: 13 pc.)
                                            Number of Major Disasters
                                            15 pc.
                                            Number of Emergencies Disasters
                                            8 pc.
                                            Google Map of West Palm Beach
                                            ZIP Codes for West Palm Beach: 33401, 33405
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