StatisticSouth SideWest Palm BeachFlorida
Population6,777104,97821,477,737
Population density (sq mi)3,8211,925410
Median age39.539.641.6
Male/Female ratio1.3:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a44%54%
Families w/ Kids under 1844%37%38%
Speak Englishn/a69%72%
Speak Spanishn/a20%21%

Key findings

  • The population density in South Side is 99% higher than West Palm Beach
  • The median age in South Side is equal to West Palm Beach
  • In South Side 89.89% of the population is White
  • In South Side 1.97% of the population is Black
  • In South Side 2.63% of the population is Asian

Compare West Palm Beach, FL Demographics

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      South Side population breakdown by race

      RaceSouth SideWest Palm BeachFlorida
      White89.89%59.42%75.90%
      Black1.97%32.94%16.14%
      Asian2.63%2.77%2.61%
      American Indian0.00%0.08%0.27%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.10%0.06%
      Mixed race1.28%1.65%2.48%
      Other race4.22%3.04%2.54%
      In South Side, 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

      South Side age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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