StatisticDowntownWest Palm BeachFlorida
Population density (sq mi)2,7591,925410
Median age56.239.641.6
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a44%54%
Families w/ Kids under 1814%37%38%
Speak Englishn/a69%72%
Speak Spanishn/a20%21%

Key findings

  • The population density in Downtown is 43% higher than West Palm Beach
  • The median age in Downtown is 42% higher than West Palm Beach
  • In Downtown 87.55% of the population is White
  • In Downtown 6.48% of the population is Black
  • In Downtown 3.41% of the population is Asian

Compare West Palm Beach, FL Demographics


      Downtown population breakdown by race

      RaceDowntownWest Palm BeachFlorida
      American Indian0.00%0.08%0.27%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.10%0.06%
      Mixed race1.56%1.65%2.48%
      Other race1.01%3.04%2.54%
      In Downtown, 22.8% 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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Downtown age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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