Boca Raton, Florida

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Population in 2013: 89,407 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +19.6%
Males: 44,656  (49.9%)
Females: 44,751  (50.1%)
Median resident age:  45.7 years
Florida median age:  41.0 years

Zip codes: 33431, 33432, 33433, 33434, 33444, 33445, 33486, 33487, 33496.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $67,612 (it was $60,248 in 2000)
Boca Raton:

$67,612
FL:

$45,040
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $43,857 (it was $45,628 in 2000)

Boca Raton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $346,500 (it was $195,200 in 2000)
Boca Raton:

$346,500
FL:

$148,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $499,368; Detached houses: $562,178; Townhouses or other attached units: $345,934; In 2-unit structures: $317,663; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $337,085; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $463,729; Mobile homes: $76,458

Median gross rent in 2012: $1,382.

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Boca Raton races chart
  • White alone - 68,137 (79.5%)
  • Hispanic - 10,208 (11.9%)
  • Black alone - 3,971 (4.6%)
  • Asian alone - 1,816 (2.1%)
  • Two or more races - 994 (1.2%)
  • Other race alone - 541 (0.6%)
  • American Indian alone - 71 (0.08%)

Races in Boca Raton detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Boca Raton: 104.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (11.4%), Irish (10.2%), Italian (9.0%), English (7.3%), Russian (5.6%), Polish (4.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 16 feet

Land area: 27.2 square miles.

Population density: 3,288 people per square mile   (average).

Boca Raton,FL real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Boca Raton:

  • High school or higher: 94.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 50.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 21.0%
  • Unemployed: 9.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Boca Raton city:

  • Never married: 31.7%
  • Now married: 48.5%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 7.0%
  • Divorced: 11.4%

16,108 residents are foreign born (4.6% Europe, 3.6% Latin America, 2.0% Asia).

This city:  18.3%
Florida:  19.4%



According to our research of Florida and other state lists there were 56 registered sex offenders living in Boca Raton, Florida as of February 27, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Boca Raton to the number of sex offenders is 1,569 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $3,726 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $4,076 (1.1%)

Boca Raton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Hialeah, FL (37.2 miles , pop. 226,419).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (961.0 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Highland Beach, FL (1.7 miles ), Boca Del Mar, FL (1.8 miles ), Boca Pointe, FL (2.1 miles ), Deerfield Beach, FL (2.1 miles ), Hillsboro Beach, FL (2.3 miles ), Hamptons at Boca Raton, FL (2.3 miles ), Whisper Walk, FL (2.3 miles ), Sandalfoot Cove, FL (2.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 213 buildings, average cost: $99,700
  • 1998: 178 buildings, average cost: $269,000
  • 1999: 151 buildings, average cost: $352,700
  • 2000: 119 buildings, average cost: $372,900
  • 2002: 86 buildings, average cost: $568,900
  • 2003: 89 buildings, average cost: $645,400
  • 2004: 71 buildings, average cost: $711,400
  • 2005: 75 buildings, average cost: $681,900
  • 2006: 55 buildings, average cost: $707,400
  • 2007: 37 buildings, average cost: $908,900
  • 2008: 30 buildings, average cost: $707,800
  • 2009: 17 buildings, average cost: $614,200
  • 2010: 60 buildings, average cost: $433,100
  • 2011: 218 buildings, average cost: $330,900
  • 2012: 229 buildings, average cost: $274,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 26.37 N, Longitude: 80.10 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +69,442 (+79.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 22,608 (59.7%)

Area code: 561

Boca Raton household income distribution Boca Raton home values distribution

Property values in Boca Raton, FL


Crime rates in Boca Raton by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 1121203512100
per 100,000 1.31.32.61.32.50.03.45.81.22.31.20.00.0
Rapes 16141110221513161524132312
per 100,000 20.718.314.112.727.418.814.818.417.727.915.026.913.9
Robberies 52656346825372837478496362
per 100,000 67.484.780.658.4102.366.481.795.587.490.756.573.671.7
Assaults 1411161291181491731501321201131139290
per 100,000 182.7151.2165.0149.7185.8216.7170.3152.0141.8131.5130.3107.5104.1
Burglaries 742665545597600591551675564554459495491
per 100,000 961.5867.0697.1757.3748.2740.3625.5777.0666.4644.5529.4578.7567.7
Thefts 2,0971,9901,9271,7222,1522,0712,2322,5962,5052,3751,9402,0671,965
per 100,000 2717.32594.52464.72184.52683.62594.22533.72988.42959.92763.02237.42416.42271.9
Auto thefts 263188213203256182168170185158108114101
per 100,000 340.8245.1272.4257.5319.2228.0190.7195.7218.6183.8124.6133.3116.8
Arson 02234162213120
per 100,000 0.02.62.63.85.020.02.32.31.23.51.22.30.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 262.5241.6228.2207.9263.3237.0223.3258.4238.5235.8182.2200.2181.8

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Boca Raton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 288 (188 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.17
Florida average:

2.45

Boca Raton tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.9%
Florida:

6.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Health care (6%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Health care (13%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Top executives (8%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6%)
  • Computer specialists (4%)
  • Business operations specialists (3%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (3%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)

Work and jobs in Boca Raton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Boca Raton, Florida

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Boca Raton-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Florida state average. It is 25% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/1/1980, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.3 miles away from the Boca Raton city center killed one person and injured 33 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 2/23/1965, a category F3 tornado 13.8 miles away from the city center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Boca Raton-area historical earthquake activity is below Florida state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 404.9 miles away from the city center
On 2/22/1992 at 04:21:34, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 75.1 miles away from Boca Raton center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 451.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 417.6 miles away from the city center
On 6/11/2001 at 18:27:54, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 267.1 miles away from Boca Raton center
On 3/31/1992 at 14:59:39, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 350.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Palm Beach County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 12, Fires: 3, Tropical Storms: 3, Flood: 1, Freeze: 1, Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Boca Raton topographic map

Birthplace of: Ariana Grande - Actress, Taurean Green - College basketball player, Scott Gordon (soccer) - Soccer player, Steve Bellisari - Football player, Adam Picow - College basketball player (Central Florida Knights), Casey Wohlleb - College basketball player (Marshall Thundering Herd), Jonathan Chase (actor) - Film actor, Marissa Secundy - Figure skater, Sean Berdy - Deaf Actor in "Switched at Birth", Troy Gentile - Actor.

Main business address for: DALEEN TECHNOLOGIES INC (SERVICES-PREPACKAGED SOFTWARE), POINTE FINANCIAL CORP (STATE COMMERCIAL BANKS), SPEAR & JACKSON INC (CUTLERY, HANDTOOLS & GENERAL HARDWARE), HYDRON TECHNOLOGIES INC (PERFUMES, COSMETICS & OTHER TOILET PREPARATIONS), CRT PROPERTIES INC (REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUSTS), GEO GROUP INC (SERVICES-FACILITIES SUPPORT MANAGEMENT SERVICES), ECLIPSYS CORP (SERVICES-COMPUTER INTEGRATED SYSTEMS DESIGN), CROSS COUNTRY HEALTHCARE INC (SERVICES-HELP SUPPLY SERVICES) and 12 other public companies.

Hospitals in Boca Raton:

  • BOCA RATON REGIONAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 800 MEADOWS RD)
  • BRCH OUTPATIENT SURGERY CENTER (670 GLADES ROAD)
  • HOSPICE BY THE SEA INC (1531 W PALMETTO PARK RD)
  • NORTHWOOD SPORTS MEDICINE AND PH (1001 NW 13TH ST STE 102)
  • WEST BOCA MEDICAL CENTER (Proprietary, 21644 STATE RD 7)

Dialysis Facilities in Boca Raton:

  • ARA - BOCA RATON DIALYSIS LLC (1905 CLINT MOORE RD STE 211)
  • BOCA RATON ARTIFICIAL KIDNEY CENTER (998 NW 9TH CT)
  • BOCA/DELRAY RENAL ASSOCIATES INC (1905 CLINT MOORE RD STE 306)
  • PINNACLE DIALYSIS OF BOCA RATON (2900 N MILITARY TRAIL SUITE 195)
  • WEST BOCA DIALYSIS CENTER (19801 HAMPTON DR)

Home Health Centers in Boca Raton:

  • ALL ABOUT YOU HOME HEALTH AGENCY INC (7300 W CAMINO REAL STE 215)
  • ALLEGIANCE HOME HEALTH AND REHAB, INC (1700 SW 12TH AVENUE, STE B)
  • ARDENT HOME CARE INC (123 NW 13TH STREET SUITE #304-14)
  • BOCA HOME HEALTH (500 NE SPANISH RIVER BLVD STE 5)
  • COMPLETE HOME CARE OF THE PALM BEACHES LLC (7280 W PALMETTO PARK ROAD SUITE 307-N)
  • ELITE HOME HEALTH OF THE PALM BEACHES (1700 N DIXIE HIGHWAY)
  • FIVE STAR HOME CARE (7025 BERACASA WAY STE 104)
  • HEALTH FORCE INC (123 NORTH WEST 13TH STREET, STE 307)
  • MACADAMS HOME HEALTH AGENCY, INC. (350 CAMINO GARDENS BLVD)
  • THE NURSES GUILD OF THE PALM BEACHES INC (131 NE 1ST AVE STE 101)
  • USA HOME HEALTH SERVICES (23123 STATE ROAD 7)

Nursing Homes in Boca Raton:

  • AVANTE AT BOCA RATON, INC. (1130 NW 15TH STREET)
  • BOCA RATON REHABILITATION CENTER (755 MEADOWS ROAD)
  • FOUNTAINS NURSING HOME (3800 N FEDERAL HWY)
  • HEARTLAND HEALTH CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER OF (7225 BOCA DEL MAR DRIVE)
  • MANORCARE HEALTH SERVICES (375 NW 51ST STREET)
  • MENORAH HOUSE (9945 CENTRAL PARK BLVD NORTH)
  • REGENTS PARK NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (6363 VERDE TRAIL)
  • STRATFORD COURT OF BOCA RATON (6343 VIA DE SONRISA DEL SUR)
  • WHITEHALL BOCA RATON (7300 DEL PRADO SOUTH)
  • WILLOWBROOKE COURT AT EDGEWATER POINTE ESTATES (23305 BLUE WATER CIRCLE)
  • WILLOWBROOKE COURT AT ST ANDREWS (6152 NORTH VERDE TRAIL)

Airports and heliports located in Boca Raton:

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Amtrak stations near Boca Raton:

  • 4 miles: DEERFIELD BEACH (1300 W. HILLSBORO BLVD.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 6 miles: DELRAY BEACH (345 S. CONGRESS AVE.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 18 miles: FORT LAUDERDALE (200 SW 21ST TERRACE) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/Universities in Boca Raton:

  • Florida Atlantic University (Full-time enrollment: 24,403; Location: 777 Glades Rd; Public; Website: www.fau.edu/; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Lynn University (FT enrollment: 2,151; Location: 3601 N. Military Trail; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.lynn.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Everglades University (FT enrollment: 1,136; Location: 5002 T-Rex Avenue, Suite 100; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.EvergladesUniversity.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Digital Media Arts College (FT enrollment: 356; Location: 5400 Broken Sound Blvd NW #100; Private, for-profit; Website: www.dmac.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Boca Beauty Academy (FT enrollment: 78; Location: 7820 Glades Road; Private, for-profit; Website: www.bocabeautyacademy.edu)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Boca Raton:

  • Everest University-Pompano Beach (about 10 miles; Pompano Beach, FL; Full-time enrollment: 2,316)
  • Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale (about 14 miles; Fort Lauderdale, FL; FT enrollment: 18,270)
  • Palm Beach State College (about 17 miles; Lake Worth, FL; FT enrollment: 19,938)
  • Broward College (about 22 miles; Fort Lauderdale, FL; FT enrollment: 30,322)
  • Nova Southeastern University (about 22 miles; Fort Lauderdale, FL; FT enrollment: 25,621)
  • Palm Beach Atlantic University (about 24 miles; West Palm Beach, FL; FT enrollment: 2,868)
  • DeVry University-Florida (about 31 miles; Miramar, FL; FT enrollment: 3,674)

Private high schools in Boca Raton:

  • ST ANDREW'S SCHOOL (Students: 1,156; Location: 3900 JOG RD; Grades: KG - 12)
  • DONNA KLEIN JEWISH ACADEMY (Students: 704; Location: 9701 DONNA KLEIN BLVD; Grades: KG - 12)
  • BOCA RATON CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 606; Location: 315 NW 4TH ST; Grades: PK - 12)
  • POPE JOHN PAUL II HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 585; Location: 4001 N MILITARY TRL; Grades: 9 - 12)
  • GRANDVIEW PREPARATORY SCHOOL (Students: 245; Location: 336 NW SPANISH RIVER BLVD; Grades: PK - 12)
  • WEINBAUM YESHIVA HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 199; Location: 7902 MONTOYA CIR; Grades: 9 - 12)
  • BOCA RATON PREPARATORY SCHOOL (Students: 142; Location: 10333 DIEGO DR S; Grades: PK - 12)
  • ACADEMIC HIGH SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS (Students: 51; Location: 23114 SANDALFOOT PLAZA DR; Grades: 8 - 12)
  • THE HARID CONSERVATORY (Students: 32; Location: 2285 POTOMAC RD; Grades: 9 - 12)

Biggest private elementary/middle schools in Boca Raton:

  • PINE CREST SCHOOL AT BOCA RATON (Students: 883; Location: 2700 SAINT ANDREWS BLVD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST JOAN OF ARC SCHOOL (Students: 649; Location: 501 SW 3RD AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • SPANISH RIVER CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 582; Location: 2400 NW 51ST ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • HILLEL DAY SCHOOL OF BOCA RATON (Students: 472; Location: 21011 95TH AVE S; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST PAUL LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 452; Location: 701 W PALMETTO PARK RD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST JUDE CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 394; Location: 21689 TOLEDO RD; Grades: KG - 8)
  • ADVENT LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 282; Location: 300 E YAMATO RD; Grades: KG - 8)
  • SUMMIT PRIVATE SCHOOL (Students: 207; Location: 3881 NW 3RD AVE; Grades: PK - 6)
  • GARDEN OF THE SAHABA ACADEMY (Students: 178; Location: 3100 NW 5TH AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • TORAH ACADEMY OF BOCA RATON (Students: 147; Location: 447 NW SPANISH RIVER BLVD; Grades: PK - 8)
See full list of schools located in Boca Raton, School District: PALM BEACH COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Boca Raton:

  • BOCA RATON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $3,934,000; Location: 1501 NW SPANISH RIVER BLVD.; 217,019 books; 23,624 audio materials; 31,718 video materials; 20 local licensed databases; 62 state licensed databases; 679 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Since the most recent annexation, the population of Boca Raton has grown to 79,300. I speak as the Public Information Officer for the City. added by Neil
  • WTVX Channel 34 West Palm Beach, Florida
  • College/University: PC Professor Technical Institute: 500 FT/PT students. 7056 Beracasa Way--on the NW corner of Powerline & Palmetto Park. Nationally accredited, private, Microsoft IT Academy offering both beginning and advanced computer certification classes starting weekly. 561-750-7879 www.PCProfessor.Edu
  • DONNA KLEIN JEWISH ACADEMY (Students: 689; Location: 9701 DONNA KLEIN BLVD; Grades: KG - 10) is now k-12 -- thanks for the listing. Are you doing houses of worship? If so Please add: Temple Sinai of Palm Beach County: 2475 W Atlantic AV Delray Beach 33445, 561.276.6161 www.TempleSinaiPBC.org
  • New high school in Boca Raton--West Boca Raton Community High School--opened August 2004

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Notable locations in Boca Raton: Hidden Valley Country Club (A), Villa Rica Railroad Station (B), Boca Raton Water Pollution Control Facility (C), Golden Ocala Golf Course (D), Wiley Commerce Plaza (E), Crocker Plaza (F), Woodfield Country Club (G), Baytree National Golf Links (H), Royal Palm Country Club (I), Royal Palm Polo Grounds (J), Royal Palm Yacht Club (K), Christopher Center (L), Colony Shoppes (M), Town Square Center (N), Village Square (O), Glades Plaza (P), Tower and Shoppes at the Sanctuary (Q), Oaks Plaza (R), Fifth Avenue Shoppes (S), Boca Raton Fire and Rescue Station 6 (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Health Mall Shopping Center (1), Glades Plaza Shopping Center (2), Camino Real Plaza Shopping Center (3), Winfield Shopping Center (4), 20th Street Shopping Center (5), Boca Raton Shopping Center (6), Del Mar Shopping Center (7), North Dixie Plaza Shopping Center (8), The Boardwalk Shopping Center (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Boca Raton include: DALEEN TECHNOLOGIES INC (A), SPEAR & JACKSON INC (B), HYDRON TECHNOLOGIES INC (C), CRT PROPERTIES INC (D), GEO GROUP INC (E), ECLIPSYS CORP (F), CROSS COUNTRY HEALTHCARE INC (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Boca Raton include: Saint Gregory's Episcopal Church (A), Saint Pauls Church (B), Neighborhood Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Boca Raton Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes: Lake Boca Raton (A), Paradise Lake (B), Lake Rogers (C), Lake Wyman (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Boca Raton include: Silver Palm Park (1), South Beach Park (2), Wyman Park (3), Pine Breeze Park (4), Sand Pine Park (5), Hidden Lake Park (6), Boca Tierra Park (7), Spanish River Park (8), University Woodlands Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Boca Raton Museum of Art (501 Plaza Real) (1), Boca Raton City - Sugar Sand Park- Community Center- Children's Science Explo (Museums; 300 South Military Trail) (2), Children's Museum (498 Crawford Boulevard) (3), Childrens Science Explorium (Museums; 300 South Military Trail) (4), ARTVision International (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 9609 Carousel Circle North) (5), Rotelli Pizza & Pasta - Boca Raton (Planetariums; 2901 Clint Moore Road) (6), Boomer's Family Recreation Center (Amusement & Theme Parks; 3100 Airport Road) (7), Executive Get-A-Way Yacht Charters (6418 La Costa Drive) (8). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Boca Raton Plaza Hotel (2901 North Federal Highway) (1), Carmen's At The Top Of The Bridge (999 East Camino Real) (2), Boca Raton's Boca Inn (1801 North Federal Highway) (3), Boca Raton Resort & Club (501 East Camino Real) (4), Brighton Gardens-A Marriott Assng Cmmnty of BCA RA (6341 Viaduct De Sonrisa Del South) (5), Chalet Restaurant & Lounge (1801 North Federal Highway) (6), Best Western University Inn (2700 North Federal Highway) (7). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Strattford Court Of Boca Raton (6341 Viaduct De Sonrisa Del South) (1), U S District Court Probation (2255 Glades Road) (2), Regency Court (3003 Yamato Road Suite C4) (3), Court C D (396 Sequoia) (4), Wm Court (5030 Champion Boulevard) (5). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Palm Beach County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 61.3. This is better than average.

City:

61.3
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2008 was 0.531. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.531
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 4.99. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.99
U.S.:

6.58

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 25.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 22.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.7
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 5.98. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.98
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Boca Raton and their reported violations in the past:

BOCA RATON WTP (Population served: 128,000, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Case dropped (NOV-25-2009)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JUN-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Case dropped (NOV-25-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUL-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-07-2009), St Civil Case referred to AG (JUN-25-2010), St Compliance achieved (FEB-23-2012), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-15-2012), St Case dropped (APR-30-2013)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JAN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUN-2005, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Case dropped (NOV-25-2009)
COUNTRY COVE MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 197, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2007 and JUN-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-05-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2007 and JUN-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-05-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2007 and MAR-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-22-2007), St Compliance achieved (FEB-05-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2007 and MAR-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-22-2007), St Compliance achieved (FEB-05-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-22-2007), St Compliance achieved (FEB-05-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-22-2007), St Compliance achieved (FEB-05-2008)
  • 6 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-09-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-13-2011)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from FEB-05-2008 to SEP-13-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from FEB-05-2008 to SEP-13-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-22-2007), St Compliance achieved (FEB-05-2008)
  • 5 other older monitoring violations
MAPLE DRIVE HOLDING CORP.POOL (Address: Apt C801 , Serves NY, Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
SUBCO BEELINE AKA SUPERSTOP #407 (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure to Conduct Assessment Monitoring - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: E. COLI
  • One routine major monitoring violation
WILLINGTON MOBIL (Serves CT, Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 12.4%
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Florida:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  58.7%
Whole state:  65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.7%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

People in group quarters in Boca Raton in 2010:

  • 2,829 people in college/university student housing
  • 415 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 86 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 54 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 26 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 19 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 15 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in Boca Raton in 2000:

  • 1,959 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 536 people in nursing homes
  • 164 people in other group homes
  • 83 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 33 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 12 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 12 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 10 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 9 people in religious group quarters

Boca Raton, Florida environmental map by EPA

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Boca Raton compared to Florida state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Banks with most branches in Boca Raton (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: 13 branches. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: 13 branches. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • SunTrust Bank: 10 branches. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.
  • PNC Bank, National Association: 9 branches. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: 7 branches. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • BankAtlantic: Boca Greens Branch, Fau Branch, 701 North Federal Highway Branch, Glades Road Branch. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $3,648.1 mil, Deposits: $3,293.2 mil, headquarters in Fort Lauderdale, FL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 78 total offices
  • TD Bank, National Association: Boca Raton Camino Real Branch, Boca Raton Branch, Boca Raton Main Branch, Boca Palmetto Branch. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • Citibank, National Association: 7100 W. Camino Real Branch, Boca Raton Branch, Federal Highway Branch, Yamato Branch. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $1,288,658.0 mil, Deposits: $882,541.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, International Specialization, 1048 total offices, Holding Company: Citigroup Inc.
  • BankUnited, National Association: Westwinds Of Boca Branch, St. Andrews Boulevard Branch, Boca Atrium Branch, Kimberly Boulevard Branch. Info updated 2012/03/05: Bank assets: $11,197.9 mil, Deposits: $7,515.1 mil, headquarters in Miami Lakes, FL, positive income, 82 total offices
  • 26 other banks with 36 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Boca Raton, Florida:

  • Courtyard By Marriott, 2000 NW Executive CT, Boca Raton, FL 33431 , Phone: (561) 241-7070
  • Boca Raton Marriott, 5150 Town CTR Cir, Boca Raton, FL 33486 , Phone: (561) 392-4600, Fax: (561) 395-8258
  • Best Western Plus University Inn, 2700 N Federal Hwy, Boca Raton, FL 33431 , Phone: (561) 395-5225, Fax: (561) 338-9180
  • Boca Raton Hotel & Club, 501 E Camino Real, Boca Raton, FL 33432
  • White House Motel, 641 S Federal Hwy, Boca Raton, FL 33432
  • Shore Edge Motel, 425 N Ocean Blvd, Boca Raton, FL 33432
  • Ocean Lodge Motel, 531 N Ocean Blvd, Boca Raton, FL 33432 , Fax: (561) 395-0554
  • Howard Johnson Lodge, 80 W Camino Real, Boca Raton, FL 33432
  • 17 other hotels and motels
All 25 fire-safe hotels and motels in Boca Raton, Florida

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Boca Raton travel time to work - commute Boca Raton mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (96%)
  • Utility gas (3%)
  • No fuel used (2%)

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Neighborhoods in Boca Raton:

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Religion statistics for Boca Raton city (based on Palm Beach County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 55.92%
Here: 55.9%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchJewishSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist Church Non-Charismatic Churches Independent
Adherents47.5%26.4%6.7%2.9%2.4%
Congregations7.5%9.4%11.1%4.6%1.5%
NameEpiscopal ChurchAssemblies of GodEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents1.8%1.3%1.1%1.1%8.8%
Congregations4.6%3.4%2.3%2.9%52.6%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 259
Palm Beach County:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 13
This county:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 161
Palm Beach County:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 284
Palm Beach County:

2.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,129
Here:

8.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.45 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.7%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Palm Beach County:

19.3%
Florida:

23.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

17.3%
State:

14.0%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 73$366,572$60,25821$26,126
Other Government Administration 39$219,443$67,52117$16,861
Judicial and Legal 6$55,312$110,6240$0
Police Protection - Officers 193$1,493,299$92,8480$0
Police - Other 86$378,331$52,79039$49,334
Firefighters 203$1,731,981$102,3830$0
Fire - Other 12$51,460$51,4603$4,761
Streets and Highways 47$224,628$57,3525$10,325
Solid Waste Management 44$144,550$39,4230$0
Sewerage 41$161,077$47,1440$0
Parks and Recreation 331$1,109,812$40,235220$232,826
Housing and Community Development(Local) 2$8,081$48,4861$230
Water Supply 95$463,802$58,5860$0
Local Libraries 29$105,333$43,58644$40,300
Other and Unallocable 71$323,481$54,67317$29,417
Totals for Government 1,272$6,837,162$64,502367$410,180

Boca Raton government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $8,837,000 ($98.84)
    Water Utilities: $5,796,000 ($64.83)
    Libraries: $4,936,000 ($55.21)
    Local Fire Protection: $3,915,000 ($43.79)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,653,000 ($18.49)
    Natural Resources - Other: $863,000 ($9.65)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $26,729,000 ($298.96)
    Parks and Recreation: $26,110,000 ($292.04)
    Local Fire Protection: $23,507,000 ($262.92)
    Water Utilities: $21,422,000 ($239.60)
    Sewerage: $14,282,000 ($159.74)
    General - Other: $8,092,000 ($90.51)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $4,872,000 ($54.49)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,347,000 ($48.62)
    Central Staff Services: $3,462,000 ($38.72)
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,584,000 ($28.90)
    Libraries: $2,448,000 ($27.38)
    General Public Buildings: $1,931,000 ($21.60)
    Financial Administration: $1,930,000 ($21.59)
    Regular Highways: $1,798,000 ($20.11)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,183,000 ($13.23)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $837,000 ($9.36)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $554,000 ($6.20)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Stocks: $202,498,000 ($2264.90)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $41,668,000 ($466.05)
    Corporate Bonds: $32,842,000 ($367.33)
    Benefit Payments: $11,340,000 ($126.84)
    Withdrawals: $682,000 ($7.63)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,441,000 ($60.86)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $7,038,000 ($78.72)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,926,000 ($21.54)
    Police Protection: $784,000 ($8.77)
    Natural Resources - Other: $591,000 ($6.61)
    Regular Highways: $553,000 ($6.19)
    Libraries: $551,000 ($6.16)
    Parks and Recreation: $390,000 ($4.36)
    General - Other: $167,000 ($1.87)
    Central Staff Services: $69,000 ($0.77)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $3,000 ($0.03)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $87,977,000 ($984.01)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,882,000 ($21.05)

Boca Raton government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $13,486,000 ($150.84)
    All Other: $7,959,000 ($89.02)
    Parks and Recreation: $6,472,000 ($72.39)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $434,000 ($4.85)
    Solid Waste Management: $222,000 ($2.48)
  • Employee Retirement - Earnings on Investments (calculated): $37,914,000 ($424.06)
    Local Employee Contribution: $5,883,000 ($65.80)
    From Parent Local Government: $4,856,000 ($54.31)
    From Other Governments: $2,814,000 ($31.47)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $5,316,000 ($59.46)
    Water Utilities: $1,307,000 ($14.62)
    Housing and Community Development: $663,000 ($7.42)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $15,158,000 ($169.54)
    Highways: $838,000 ($9.37)
    General Local Government Support: $387,000 ($4.33)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $12,424,000 ($138.96)
    Interest Earnings: $4,025,000 ($45.02)
    Rents: $1,632,000 ($18.25)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,583,000 ($17.71)
    Special Assessments: $1,360,000 ($15.21)
    Donations From Private Sources: $493,000 ($5.51)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $23,734,000 ($265.46)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,401,000 ($26.85)
    Highways: $2,336,000 ($26.13)
    All Other: $1,884,000 ($21.07)
    Housing and Community Development: $806,000 ($9.01)
  • Tax - Property: $54,550,000 ($610.13)
    Public Utilities Sales: $20,276,000 ($226.78)
    Other Selective Sales: $9,829,000 ($109.94)
    Other License: $7,420,000 ($82.99)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $6,180,000 ($69.12)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $2,299,000 ($25.71)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $1,478,000 ($16.53)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $98,000 ($1.10)

Boca Raton government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $203,673,000 ($2278.04)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $188,107,000 ($2103.94)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $37,330,000 ($417.53)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $21,764,000 ($243.43)

Boca Raton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,086,000 ($101.63)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Federal Securities: $45,214,000 ($505.71)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $152,742,000 ($1708.39)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,575,000 ($151.83)

6.13% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($59,381 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.13%
Florida average:

7.97%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($455 average AGI)
Palm Beach County:

0.07%
Florida average:

0.11%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Broward County, FL  1.23% ($42,977 average AGI)
from Miami-Dade County, FL  0.47% ($33,950)
from St. Lucie County, FL  0.17% ($38,500)


5.88% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,398 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.88%
Florida average:

7.17%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($555 average AGI)
Palm Beach County:

0.08%
Florida average:

0.12%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Broward County, FL  1.20% ($36,392 average AGI)
to Miami-Dade County, FL  0.58% ($30,356)
to St. Lucie County, FL  0.20% ($35,082)

Strongest AM radio stations in Boca Raton:

  • WLVJ (1040 AM; 25 kW; BOYNTON BEACH, FL; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL BOYNTON BEACH, INC.)
  • WFTL (850 AM; 50 kW; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL ENTERPRISES II, L.L.C.)
  • WWNN (1470 AM; 50 kW; POMPANO BEACH, FL; Owner: WWNN LICENSE, LLC)
  • WDJA (1420 AM; 5 kW; DELRAY BEACH, FL; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL DELRAY BEACH, INC.)
  • WAQI (710 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: LICENSE CORPORATION #1)
  • WRFX (940 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHSR (980 AM; 5 kW; POMPANO BEACH, FL; Owner: WWNN LICENSE, LLC)
  • WWFE (670 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: FENIX BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WJNA (640 AM; 38 kW; ROYAL PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: SOUTH FLORIDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WNMA (1210 AM; 49 kW; MIAMI SPRINGS, FL; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF MIAMI LICENSE CORP.)
  • WSBR (740 AM; 3 kW; BOCA RATON, FL; Owner: WWNN LICENSE, LLC)
  • WSUA (1260 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: WSUA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WQBA (1140 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: WQBA-AM LICENSE CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Boca Raton:

  • WEAT-FM (104.3 FM; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WXEL (90.7 FM; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: BARRY TELECOMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEDR (99.1 FM; MIAMI, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WRMF (97.9 FM; PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: PBB LICENSES, LLC)
  • WRMB (89.3 FM; BOYNTON BEACH, FL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WIRK-FM (107.9 FM; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WBGG-FM (105.9 FM; FORT LAUDERDALE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHYI-FM (100.7 FM; FORT LAUDERDALE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKIS (99.9 FM; BOCA RATON, FL; Owner: WKIS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRMA (106.7 FM; FORT LAUDERDALE, FL; Owner: WRMA LICENSING, INC.)
  • WOLL (105.5 FM; HOBE SOUND, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXDJ (95.7 FM; NORTH MIAMI BEACH, FL; Owner: WXDJ LICENSING, INC.)
  • WFLC (97.3 FM; MIAMI, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WPYM (93.1 FM; MIAMI, FL; Owner: COX RADIO-MIAMI, LLC)
  • WHQT (105.1 FM; CORAL GABLES, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WLVE (93.9 FM; MIAMI BEACH, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMIB (103.5 FM; FORT LAUDERDALE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMXJ (102.7 FM; POMPANO BEACH, FL; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS CO. OF FLORIDA)
  • WPOW (96.5 FM; MIAMI, FL; Owner: WPOW LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZTA (94.9 FM; MIAMI BEACH, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Boca Raton:

  • WPTV (Channel 5; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFLX (Channel 29; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • WHDT-LP (Channel 44; MIAMI, FL; Owner: GUENTER MARKSTEINER)
  • WXEL-TV (Channel 42; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: BARRY TELECOMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPEC (Channel 12; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF FLORIDA, INC)
  • WFGC (Channel 61; PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: CHRISTIAN TELEVISION OF PALM BEACH COUNTY, INC.)
  • WPBT (Channel 2; MIAMI, FL; Owner: COMMUNITY TV FOUNDATION OF S. FLORIDA, INC.)
  • WSVN (Channel 7; MIAMI, FL; Owner: SUNBEAM TELEVISION CORP.)
  • WPXP (Channel 67; LAKE WORTH, FL; Owner: PAXSON WEST PALM BEACH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WDLP-CA (Channel 21; POMPANO BEACH, FL; Owner: WDLP BROADCASTING COMPANY, LLC)
  • W58BU (Channel 58; HALLANDALE, FL; Owner: NBC STATIONS MANAGEMENT,INC.)
  • WPPB-TV (Channel 63; BOCA RATON, FL; Owner: THE SCHOOL BOARD OF BROWARD COUNTY, FLORIDA)
  • WHFT-TV (Channel 45; MIAMI, FL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF FLORIDA, INC.)
  • WAMI-TV (Channel 69; HOLLYWOOD, FL; Owner: TELEFUTURA MIAMI LLC)
  • W24CA (Channel 24; MARATHON, FL; Owner: KEY COMMUNICATIONS OF TEXAS)
  • WSCV (Channel 51; FORT LAUDERDALE, FL; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF FLORIDA LICENSE CORP.)
  • WLRN-TV (Channel 17; MIAMI, FL; Owner: THE SCHOOL BOARD OF MIAMI - DADE COUNTY, FL)
  • WPLG (Channel 10; MIAMI, FL; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, FLORIDA, INC.)
  • WLTV (Channel 23; MIAMI, FL; Owner: WLTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WBFS-TV (Channel 33; MIAMI, FL; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF MIAMI INC.)
  • WPXM (Channel 35; MIAMI, FL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WBZL (Channel 39; MIAMI, FL; Owner: CHANNEL 39, INC.)
  • WLMF-LP (Channel 53; MIAMI, FL; Owner: PAGING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • WWHB-CA (Channel 15; STUART, FL; Owner: AMERICAN NETCOM, INC.)
  • WFUN-CA (Channel 48; MIAMI, ETC., FL; Owner: LOCALONE TEXAS, LTD.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Boca Raton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 95
Total length: 659 meters (2,162ft)
Total costs: $520,830,000
Total average daily traffic: 3,381,641
Total average daily truck traffic: 197,296

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1930-1939: 1
  • 1940-1949: 0
  • 1950-1959: 4
  • 1960-1969: 15
  • 1970-1979: 42
  • 1980-1989: 22
  • 1990-1999: 6
  • 2000-2009: 5
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Boca Raton, FL
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Boca Raton)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 217 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Boca Raton, FL)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 74 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 48 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 829 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Boca Raton)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 27 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Boca Raton)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 245 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 18 full and 7 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED107$244,888525$359,1321,012$295,53857$219,880288$355,9333$292,297
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED9$226,95069$354,675123$313,4465$178,15226$284,1940$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED32$220,473126$351,292595$355,77521$189,129125$387,1430$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN18$246,72478$479,094265$313,37610$221,33370$349,4240$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS9$191,84233$506,212101$334,3153$99,00019$406,5440$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 25 tracts in Boca Raton, FL

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 11 full and 5 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED31$267,9202$342,7400$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED14$255,4437$296,1830$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$288,4052$225,0001$270,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$04$272,7501$270,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$349,3900$00$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 215
  • Hazardous Condition: 353
  • Service Call: 11
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Boca Raton

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Boca Raton, FL
Most common first names in Boca Raton, FL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1,12577.2 years
William98077.9 years
Mary92982.0 years
Joseph91678.8 years
Robert78874.5 years
George64879.2 years
Helen64182.9 years
Ruth62383.4 years
Charles58179.0 years
Dorothy55981.9 years
Most common last names in Boca Raton, FL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Cohen33781.6 years
Miller27581.0 years
Smith21779.9 years
Brown17879.5 years
Schwartz16881.2 years
Johnson14880.6 years
Levine14781.0 years
Davis12379.6 years
Friedman12081.4 years
Goldstein11581.7 years
Businesses in Boca Raton, FL
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven2Justice1
ALDO1KFC1
AT&T9Kmart1
Abercrombie & Fitch1LA Fitness2
Abercrombie Kids1La-Z-Boy1
Ace Hardware1Lane Furniture2
Advance Auto Parts3LensCrafters2
Aeropostale1Lowe's1
Aerosoles1Macy's2
American Eagle Outfitters1Marriott6
Ann Taylor2Marshalls1
Apple Store1MasterBrand Cabinets9
Banana Republic2McDonald's7
Barnes & Noble1Men's Wearhouse2
Baskin-Robbins1Motherhood Maternity4
Bath & Body Works1New Balance9
Bebe1Nike23
Bed Bath & Beyond2Nordstrom2
Best Western1Office Depot3
Blockbuster5OfficeMax1
Brookstone1Old Navy1
Budget Car Rental1Olive Garden1
Burger King3Outback2
CVS10Outback Steakhouse2
Cache1Pac Sun1
Chick-Fil-A1Panera Bread3
Chico's2Papa John's Pizza3
Chipotle1Payless1
Chuck E. Cheese's1Penske1
Clarks1PetSmart1
Cold Stone Creamery1Pier 1 Imports1
Coldwater Creek1Pizza Hut2
Costco1Plato's Closet1
Crate & Barrel1Pottery Barn1
Curves1Publix Super Markets13
DHL9Quality1
Decora Cabinetry4Quiznos2
Dennys2RadioShack3
Domino's Pizza3Rooms To Go1
Dressbarn1Ruby Tuesday1
Dunkin Donuts10SAS Shoes2
Ethan Allen1Saks Fifth Avenue1
Express2Sears2
FedEx52Sephora1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Skechers USA1
Foot Locker1Soma Intimates1
Forever 211Sprint Nextel1
GNC3Starbucks13
GameStop2T-Mobile6
Gap1T.G.I. Driday's1
Goodwill2T.J.Maxx1
Gymboree1Taco Bell2
H&R Block5Talbots1
Harmon Face Values1Target1
Hilton5The Cheesecake Factory1
Holiday Inn1The Limited1
Hollister Co.1Tire Kingdom3
Home Depot1Toys"R"Us2
Homestead Studio Suites1U-Haul7
IHOP1UPS67
J. Jill1Vans3
J.Crew1Verizon Wireless1
Jamba Juice2Victoria's Secret1
Jimmy John's1Walgreens7
JoS. A. Bank1Whole Foods Market1
Jones New York7YMCA2
Journeys1Z Gallerie1
Juicy Couture1

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