StatisticNorthwoodWest Palm BeachFlorida
Population density (sq mi)4441,925410
Median age27.839.641.6
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a44%54%
Families w/ Kids under 1864%37%38%
Speak Englishn/a69%72%
Speak Spanishn/a20%21%

Key findings

  • The population density in Northwood is 77% lower than West Palm Beach
  • The median age in Northwood is 30% lower than West Palm Beach
  • In Northwood 12.53% of the population is White
  • In Northwood 83.18% of the population is Black
  • In Northwood 0.23% of the population is Asian

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      Northwood population breakdown by race

      RaceNorthwoodWest Palm BeachFlorida
      American Indian0.00%0.08%0.27%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.10%0.06%
      Mixed race0.12%1.65%2.48%
      Other race3.94%3.04%2.54%
      In Northwood, 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

      Northwood age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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