StatisticWater Catchment AreaWest Palm BeachFlorida
Population8,480104,97821,477,737
Population density (sq mi)2621,925410
Median age52.739.641.6
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a44%54%
Families w/ Kids under 1830%37%38%
Speak Englishn/a69%72%
Speak Spanishn/a20%21%

Key findings

  • The population density in Water Catchment Area is 86% lower than West Palm Beach
  • The median age in Water Catchment Area is 33% higher than West Palm Beach
  • In Water Catchment Area 68.86% of the population is White
  • In Water Catchment Area 22.78% of the population is Black
  • In Water Catchment Area 4.73% of the population is Asian

Compare West Palm Beach, FL Demographics

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      Water Catchment Area population breakdown by race

      RaceWater Catchment AreaWest Palm BeachFlorida
      White68.86%59.42%75.90%
      Black22.78%32.94%16.14%
      Asian4.73%2.77%2.61%
      American Indian0.23%0.08%0.27%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.10%0.06%
      Mixed race2.30%1.65%2.48%
      Other race1.10%3.04%2.54%
      In Water Catchment Area, 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.

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      Water Catchment Area age breakdown

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