Palm Beach demographics profile

StatisticPalm BeachFloridaNational
Population8,50119,934,451318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)2,22529491
Median age67.941.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)76%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 188%38%43%
Speak English87%72%79%
Speak Spanish4%21%13%
Palm Beach, FL has a population of 8,501 and is the 4,460th largest city in the United States. The population density is 2,225 per sq mi which is 658% higher than the Florida average and 2355% higher than the national average. The median age in Palm Beach is 68 which is approximately 63% higher than the Florida average of 42. In Palm Beach, 76% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 87% speak English and 4% speak Spanish. 12% of Palm Beach residents were born in Florida, 72% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 16% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Palm Beach is 658% higher than Florida.
  • The median age in Palm Beach is 63% higher than Florida.
  • In Palm Beach 96.91% of the population is White.
  • In Palm Beach 1.16% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Palm Beach 1.26% of the population is Asian.

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Palm Beach population breakdown by race

RacePalm BeachFloridaNational
White96.91%75.90%73.35%
Black or African American1.16%16.14%12.63%
Asian1.26%2.61%5.22%
American Indian0.41%0.27%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.06%0.18%
Mixed race0.12%2.48%3.06%
Other race0.14%2.54%4.75%
In Palm Beach, 3.1% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Palm Beach, FL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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