West Palm Beach Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

West Palm Beach Population Demographics top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 109,767 1.3%
Male Population 52,602 0.6%
Female Population 57,165 1.9%
Male Population 47.92 %
Female Population 52.08 %
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 39.5 -0.8%
Citizen US Born 76,219 1.5%
Citizen not US Born 18,162 1.9%
Not Citizen 15,386 -0.6%
Citizen US Born 69.44 %
Citizen not US Born 16.55 %
Not Citizen 14.02 %
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 2,462 25.4%
Moved from Same Country 11,525 -8.6%
Moved from Same State 3,302 -9.6%
Moved from Different State 3,309 -1.9%
Same House as Last Year 87,489 2.5%
Moved from Abroad 2.28 %
Moved from Same Country 10.66 %
Moved from Same State 3.05 %
Moved from Different State 3.06 %
Same House as Last Year 80.94 %

Occupational Employment in West Palm Beach top

Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 44,535 0.1%
Blue Collar 9,982 5.4%
White Collar 81.69 %
Blue Collar 18.31 %
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 5,979 -2.1%
Private Companies 39,209 1.2%
Governmental Workers 6,128 4.0%
Not for Profit Companies 3,201 0.3%
Self Employees 10.97 %
Private Companies 71.92 %
Governmental Workers 11.24 %
Not for Profit Companies 5.87 %

Number of Households in West Palm Beach top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 41,511 -0.4%
Average People Per Household 3 1.6%
Family Households 22,397 2.2%
Non-family Households 19,114 -3.4%
Family Households 53.95 %
Non-family Households 46.05 %
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 9,571 1.1%
Households without Children 31,940 -0.9%
Households with Children 23.06 %
Households without Children 76.94 %

Median and Average Income in West Palm Beach top

Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $81,828.00 5.5%
Median Household Income $54,334.00 5.2%
People below Poverty Level 17,174 -4.4%
People above Poverty Level 88,058 2.1%

Housing in West Palm Beach top

Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 52,229 -1.1%
Median Year Built 1985 0.1%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 3,883 -4.9%
Built between 1940 and 1949 2,350 -6.2%
Built between 1950 and 1959 5,177 -0.4%
Built between 1960 and 1969 3,718 2.0%
Built between 1970 and 1979 6,440 -6.7%
Built between 1980 and 1989 9,400 2.5%
Built between 1990 and 1999 6,570 -1.4%
Built between 2000 and 2009 12,344 -5.7%
Built in 2010 or Later 2,347 52.1%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 41,511 -0.4%
Owner Occupied 20,275 0.9%
Renter Occupied 21,236 -1.7%
Owner Occupied 48.84 %
Renter Occupied 51.16 %
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 10,962 -3.9%
Without Mortgage 9,313 7.2%
Median Value with Mortgage $245,800.00 6.0%
Median Value without Mortgage $259,600.00 4.9%
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,280.00 4.5%
With Mortgage 54.07 %
Without Mortgage 45.93 %

West Palm Beach Education Statistics top

Y-o-Y Change
No High School 5,963 0.9%
Some High School 29,264 -0.2%
Some College 21,014 2.2%
Associate Degree 7,532 3.7%
Bachelor's Degree 17,259 -2.3%
Graduate Degree 11,035 7.2%
No High School 6.65 %
Some High School 32.66 %
Some College 20.71 %
Associate Degree 8.41 %
Bachelor's Degree 19.26 %
Graduate Degree %

Marital Status in West Palm Beach top

Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 37,847 2.9%
Married 36,345 0.6%
Separated 2,171 -1.3%
Widowed 6,137 -3.2%
Divorced 12,462 -1.6%
Never Married 40.79 %
Married 39.17 %
Separated 2.34 %
Widowed 6.61 %
Divorced 13.43 %

Means of Transport to Work in West Palm Beach top

Y-o-Y Change
Car 46,397 0.5%
Bus or TrolleyBus 1,107 0.1%
Subway or Elevated 103 N/A
Railroad 67 219.1%
Ferryboat 0 N/A
Bicycle 359 -17.9%
Motorcycle 151 -19.3%
TaxiCab 279 69.1%
Walk 1,371 -16.7%

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2019 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.

No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Zip codes included in this demographic data: 33405 33406 33407 33409 33411 33412 33413 33415 33417 33401 33403

Recently added listings in West Palm Beach top

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  • 1 Beds
  • 2 Baths
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  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
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  • 3 Beds
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West Palm Beach is an area in Palm Beach County,Florida with a population of 109,767. There are 52,602 male residents living in West Palm Beach and 57,165 female residents. The total number of households is 41,511 with 3 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 40 with 36,345 people being married and 58,617 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 81.69% white collar employees and 18.31% blue collar employees in West Palm Beach..
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