North Palm Beach, Florida

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Population in 2017: 13,057 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +8.2%
 
Males: 6,408  (49.1%)
Females: 6,649  (50.9%)
Median resident age:

52.7 years
Florida median age:

42.0 years

Zip codes: 33408.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $70,854 (it was $53,163 in 2000)
North Palm Beach:

$70,854
FL:

$52,594

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $50,964 (it was $39,564 in 2000)

North Palm Beach village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $320,292 (it was $130,200 in 2000)
North Palm Beach:

$320,292
FL:

$214,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $399,923; detached houses: $480,138; townhouses or other attached units: $245,483; in 2-unit structures: $167,010; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $230,579; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $307,843; mobile homes: $47,724; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $39,028

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,373.

March 2019 cost of living index in North Palm Beach: 102.3 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 7.6%
(7.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.0% for Black residents, 4.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 9.0% for other race residents, 2.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in North Palm Beach, FL (2017)
    • 10,86582.1%White alone
    • 1,3149.9%Hispanic
    • 3592.7%Black alone
    • 1611.2%Asian alone
    • 1220.9%Two or more races
    • 200.2%American Indian alone
    • 110.08%Other race alone

Races in North Palm Beach detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Florida and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in North Palm Beach, Florida as of May 27, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in North Palm Beach is 3,247 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in North Palm Beach by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(7.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.0)
1
(8.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(16.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.0)
1
(7.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.6)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
12
(92.8)
21
(163.5)
14
(111.9)
10
(82.7)
16
(131.6)
9
(73.4)
9
(73.9)
13
(105.5)
6
(48.6)
5
(40.2)
1
(7.9)
2
(15.4)
5
(38.0)
5
(37.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
20
(154.7)
30
(233.5)
15
(119.9)
10
(82.7)
22
(181.0)
15
(122.4)
10
(82.1)
4
(32.5)
8
(64.8)
13
(104.6)
9
(71.4)
9
(69.1)
11
(83.6)
7
(53.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
92
(711.5)
101
(786.2)
64
(511.6)
70
(579.1)
85
(699.3)
80
(652.8)
56
(459.8)
78
(633.2)
45
(364.3)
75
(603.5)
36
(285.8)
44
(337.9)
19
(144.4)
12
(90.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
189
(1,462)
213
(1,658)
161
(1,287)
213
(1,762)
194
(1,596)
194
(1,583)
162
(1,330)
150
(1,218)
138
(1,117)
193
(1,553)
135
(1,072)
112
(860.0)
99
(752.3)
79
(597.9)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
31
(239.8)
32
(249.1)
26
(207.9)
16
(132.4)
14
(115.2)
22
(179.5)
14
(115.0)
11
(89.3)
8
(64.8)
20
(160.9)
14
(111.1)
16
(122.9)
18
(136.8)
14
(105.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.8)
1
(8.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.1)
1
(8.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)192.4237.0167.9169.6197.7169.9133.2151.3102.9156.794.886.385.360.7

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City-data.com crime index in North Palm Beach, FL

Crime rate in North Palm Beach detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 38 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.50
Florida average:

2.08
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Ancestries: Italian (12.2%), American (11.4%), English (9.7%), Irish (8.3%), German (7.7%), Polish (3.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 25 feet

Land area: 3.56 square miles.

Population density: 3,667 people per square mile   (average).

North Palm Beach, Florida map

1,565 residents are foreign born (5.2% Latin America, 4.2% Europe, 1.2% Asia).

This village:

11.8%
Florida:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,231 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,999 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: West Palm Beach, FL (7.5 miles , pop. 82,103).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Hialeah, FL (67.8 miles , pop. 226,419).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (954.2 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Lake Park, FL (1.1 miles ),
Juno Ridge, FL (1.5 miles ),
Riviera Beach, FL (1.6 miles ),
Palm Beach Gardens, FL (1.7 miles ),
Cabana Colony, FL (1.7 miles ),
Palm Beach Shores, FL (1.8 miles ),
Juno Beach, FL (2.0 miles ),
Mangonia Park, FL (2.1 miles )

Latitude: 26.82 N, Longitude: 80.06 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,301 (-9.8%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 1,139 (18.0%)

Distribution of median household income in North Palm Beach, FL in 2017
Distribution of house value in North Palm Beach, FL in 2017

Property values in North Palm Beach, FL

North Palm Beach satellite photo by USGS

North Palm Beach tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $202,000
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $239,300
  • 1999: 36 buildings, average cost: $186,700
  • 2000: 121 buildings, average cost: $273,800
  • 2001: 59 buildings, average cost: $537,300
  • 2002: 28 buildings, average cost: $407,900
  • 2003: 51 buildings, average cost: $190,600
  • 2004: 26 buildings, average cost: $245,300
  • 2005: 19 buildings, average cost: $395,200
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $146,200
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $167,600
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $176,200
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $184,400
  • 2012: 8 buildings, average cost: $434,300
  • 2015: 6 buildings, average cost: $219,000
  • 2016: 5 buildings, average cost: $503,700
  • 2017: 6 buildings, average cost: $917,500
Number of permits per 10,000 North Palm Beach, FL residents
Average permit cost in North Palm Beach, FL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.2%
Florida:

3.3%
Historical population in North Palm Beach, FL
Historical housing units in North Palm Beach, FL
Most common industries in North Palm Beach, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.4%)
  • Health care (9.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.6%)
  • Educational services (7.5%)
  • Construction (6.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.1%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (5.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (10.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.5%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (5.8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (5.5%)
  • Public administration (4.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.1%)
  • Educational services (13.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (12.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.2%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (4.2%)
Most common occupations in North Palm Beach, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.3%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (2.8%)
  • Registered nurses (2.7%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (2.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.3%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Engineers (4.1%)
  • Top executives (3.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.2%)
  • Registered nurses (5.6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)

Average climate in North Palm Beach, Florida

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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North Palm Beach, Florida environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 54.4. This is better than average.

City:

54.4
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2007 was 0.574. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.574
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 3.36. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.36
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2017 was 22.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.9
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2015 was 7.44. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.44
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

North Palm Beach-area historical tornado activity is below Florida state average. It is 32% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/19/1958, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 28.0 miles away from the North Palm Beach village center killed one person and injured 24 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/26/1970, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 8.0 miles away from the village center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

North Palm Beach-area historical earthquake activity is slightly 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 408.2 miles away from North Palm Beach 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 79.4 miles away from North Palm Beach center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 420.7 miles away from North Palm Beach 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 386.4 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 236.0 miles away from North Palm Beach center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 431.0 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 (24) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 15, Tropical Storms: 4, Fires: 3, Flood: 1, Freeze: 1, Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
North Palm Beach topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in North Palm Beach:

  • HEALTH AT HOME (420 US HWY 1 STE 20)
  • MEDERI CARETENDERS (824 US HWY 1 SUITE 360)
  • SKILLED CARE, INC. (721 US HWY 1, SUITE 220)

Amtrak station near North Palm Beach:

  • 8 miles: WEST PALM BEACH (201 S. TAMARIND AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to North Palm Beach:

  • Palm Beach Atlantic University (about 8 miles; West Palm Beach, FL; Full-time enrollment: 2,868)
  • Palm Beach State College (about 15 miles; Lake Worth, FL; FT enrollment: 19,938)
  • Lynn University (about 31 miles; Boca Raton, FL; FT enrollment: 2,151)
  • Florida Atlantic University (about 31 miles; Boca Raton, FL; FT enrollment: 24,403)
  • Everest University-Pompano Beach (about 41 miles; Pompano Beach, FL; FT enrollment: 2,316)
  • Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale (about 45 miles; Fort Lauderdale, FL; FT enrollment: 18,270)
  • Indian River State College (about 46 miles; Fort Pierce, FL; FT enrollment: 12,211)

Private high school in North Palm Beach:

  • BALDWIN PREP SCHOOL (Students: 89, Location: 200 CASTLEWOOD DR, Grades: KG-12)

Public elementary/middle school in North Palm Beach:

  • THE CONSERVATORY SCHOOL AT NORTH PALM BEACH (Location: 401 ANCHORAGE DR, Grades: PK-6)

Private elementary/middle school in North Palm Beach:

  • ST CLARE SCHOOL (Students: 412, Location: 821 PROSPERITY FARMS RD, Grades: KG-8)

Library in North Palm Beach:

  • NORTH PALM BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $749,875; Location: 303 ANCHORAGE DRIVE; 28,172 books; 166 e-books; 2,101 audio materials; 2,315 video materials; 4 local licensed databases; 62 state licensed databases; 100 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in North Palm Beach: West Palm Beach Winter Club (A), North Palm Beach Public Library (B), North Palm Beach Fire Rescue (C), North Palm Beach Public Safety Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Gardens East Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

River: Earman River (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in North Palm Beach include: John D MacArthur Beach State Park (1), Osborne Park (2), Alamanda Park (3), Delacorte Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Camelot Motor Lodge (1000 US Highway 1).

Birthplace of: Laura Bennett (triathlete) - Triathlete.

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in North Palm Beach and their reported violations in the past:

PALMS INN ; SUITES (Address: SUITE 200 , Population served: 90, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Average household size:
This village:

2.0 people
Florida:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

52.1%
Whole state:

65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

6.3%
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: 0.6% of all households
30 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
7 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Banks with most branches in North Palm Beach (2011 data):

  • FirstCity Bank of Commerce: Firstcity Bank Of Commerce at 11011 U.S. Highway #1, branch established on 2007/08/27; Messenger Service at 11011 Us Highway 1, branch established on 2007/08/27. Info updated 2010/07/06: Bank assets: $59.2 mil, Deposits: $51.0 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices
  • 1st United Bank: North Palm Beach Branch at 741 U.S. Highway One, branch established on 2003/11/01; Messengr Service Branch at 741 U.S. Highway One, branch established on 2002/04/26. Info updated 2011/10/24: Bank assets: $1,416.0 mil, Deposits: $1,212.3 mil, headquarters in Boca Raton, FL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 24 total offices, Holding Company: 1st United Bancorp, Inc.
  • Enterprise Bank of Florida: Enterprise Bank Of Florida at 11811 U.S. Highway One, branch established on 1990/04/10; Messenger Service Branch at 11811 U.S. Highway One, branch established on 1995/03/13. Info updated 2008/07/21: Bank assets: $247.1 mil, Deposits: $201.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Enterprise Bancorp, Inc.
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: North Palm Beach Branch at 2000 Pga Boulevard, Ste 5500, branch established on 1991/06/03; Deposit Express #5 Branch at 11760 U.S. Highway One, Suite 100, branch established on 1994/03/21. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • BankAtlantic: 600 N Us 1 Branch at 600 North U.S. 1, branch established on 1952/04/21. 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
  • First Southern Bank: North Palm Beach Branch at 801 U.S. Highway One, branch established on 2000/08/07. Info updated 2011/01/10: Bank assets: $959.5 mil, Deposits: $791.5 mil, headquarters in Boca Raton, FL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: First Southern Bancorp, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: North Palm Beach Branch at 500 U.S. Highway 1, branch established on 1992/09/30. 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
  • Bank of America, National Association: North Palm Beach at 800 U.S. Highway 1, branch established on 1934/10/01. 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
  • Citibank, National Association: 11521 Us Highway 1 Branch at 11521 Us Hwy 1, branch established on 1955/01/01. 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.
  • 9 other banks with 9 local branches

For population 15 years and over in North Palm Beach:

Marital status in North Palm Beach, FL
  • Never married: 23.8%
  • Now married: 52.4%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 8.7%
  • Divorced: 13.9%

For population 25 years and over in North Palm Beach:

  • High school or higher: 94.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 44.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.1%
  • Unemployed: 1.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Florida average:

12.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - North Palm Beach
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for North Palm Beach, FL (based on Palm Beach County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic210,00636
Evangelical Protestant143,738477
Other62,520124
Mainline Protestant44,22383
Black Protestant17,53347
Orthodox5,6958
None836,419-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 259
Palm Beach County:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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
This county:

2.25 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

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

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%
Florida:

14.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
North Palm Beach:

53.5%
State:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
North Palm Beach:

49.9%
Florida:

48.5%

Average BMI:
North Palm Beach:

28.6
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
North Palm Beach:

19.9%
State:

19.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.7%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
North Palm Beach:

6.9
Florida:

6.9

Overweight people:
This city:

36.3%
Florida:

34.8%

General health condition:
North Palm Beach:

56.7%
Florida:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.3%
Florida:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of North Palm Beach, FL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 30$185,148$74,0590$0
Firefighters 24$148,590$74,2950$0
Solid Waste Management 19$64,287$40,6020$0
Financial Administration 11$58,269$63,5661$994
Other Government Administration 10$35,930$43,1160$0
Other and Unallocable 10$46,549$55,8590$0
Police - Other 10$38,971$46,76510$6,770
Parks and Recreation 9$45,643$60,85754$52,005
Housing and Community Development (Local) 8$42,521$63,7822$4,448
Streets and Highways 8$23,266$34,8990$0
Local Libraries 6$22,867$45,7349$8,473
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 145$712,041$58,92876$72,690

North Palm Beach government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $818,000 ($62.65)
    Regular Highways: $432,000 ($33.09)
    Parks and Recreation: $246,000 ($18.84)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $4,128,000 ($316.15)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,740,000 ($286.44)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,545,000 ($194.91)
    Regular Highways: $1,413,000 ($108.22)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,373,000 ($105.15)
    General - Other: $1,273,000 ($97.50)
    Central Staff Services: $1,061,000 ($81.26)
    Libraries: $563,000 ($43.12)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $558,000 ($42.74)
    Financial Administration: $499,000 ($38.22)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $160,000 ($12.25)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Stocks: $8,398,000 ($643.18)
    Corporate Bonds: $5,048,000 ($386.61)
    Benefit Payments: $969,000 ($74.21)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $469,000 ($35.92)
    Withdrawals: $36,000 ($2.76)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $180,000 ($13.79)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Libraries: $72,000 ($5.51)
    Police Protection: $72,000 ($5.51)
    Central Staff Services: $18,000 ($1.38)
    General - Other: $3,000 ($0.23)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $9,470,000 ($725.28)

North Palm Beach government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $4,601,000 ($352.38)
    Solid Waste Management: $401,000 ($30.71)
    Other: $364,000 ($27.88)
  • Employee Retirement - Local Employee Contribution: $269,000 ($20.60)
    From Other Governments: $265,000 ($20.30)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $-220,000 ($-16.85)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $11,000 ($0.84)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $124,000 ($9.50)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $169,000 ($12.94)
    Interest Earnings: $106,000 ($8.12)
    General Revenue - Other: $35,000 ($2.68)
    Sale of Property: $9,000 ($0.69)
    Rents: $9,000 ($0.69)
    Special Assessments: $3,000 ($0.23)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,131,000 ($86.62)
    Other: $17,000 ($1.30)
    Highways: $9,000 ($0.69)
  • Tax - Property: $10,442,000 ($799.72)
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,198,000 ($168.34)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,427,000 ($109.29)
    Other License: $505,000 ($38.68)
    Other Selective Sales: $177,000 ($13.56)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $83,000 ($6.36)

North Palm Beach government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,090,000 ($313.24)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,845,000 ($294.48)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $245,000 ($18.76)

North Palm Beach government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Employee Retirement - Total Federal Securities: $1,540,000 ($117.94)
    Total Other Securities: $1,504,000 ($115.19)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $14,929,000 ($1143.37)

6.45% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($141,280 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.45%
Florida average:

7.69%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,757 average AGI)
Palm Beach County:

0.05%
Florida average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Broward County, FL  1.26% ($67,594 average AGI)
from Miami-Dade County, FL  0.39% ($78,122)
from Travis County, TX  0.15% ($49,041)


5.35% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($71,656 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.35%
Florida average:

6.59%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($850 average AGI)
Palm Beach County:

0.08%
Florida average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Broward County, FL  0.97% ($62,460 average AGI)
to St. Lucie County, FL  0.24% ($51,794)
to Miami-Dade County, FL  0.23% ($182,141)
Businesses in North Palm Beach, FL
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1New Balance3
CVS1Papa John's Pizza1
DHL1Publix Super Markets1
Domino's Pizza2SAS Shoes1
FedEx6Sprint Nextel1
Firestone Complete Auto Care2Subway1
IHOP1Super 81
KFC1U-Haul2
LensCrafters1UPS11
Macy's1Walgreens1
MasterBrand Cabinets1

Strongest AM radio stations in North Palm Beach:

  • WFTL (850 AM; 50 kW; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL ENTERPRISES II, L.L.C.)
  • WJNO (1290 AM; 10 kW; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMNE (1600 AM; 5 kW; RIVIERA BEACH, FL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WLVJ (1040 AM; 25 kW; BOYNTON BEACH, FL; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL BOYNTON BEACH, INC.)
  • WJNA (640 AM; 38 kW; ROYAL PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: SOUTH FLORIDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WBZT (1230 AM; 1 kW; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEFL (760 AM; 3 kW; TEQUESTA, FL; Owner: STAR OF THE PALM BEACHES, INC.)
  • WAQI (710 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: LICENSE CORPORATION #1)
  • WWNN (1470 AM; 50 kW; POMPANO BEACH, FL; Owner: WWNN LICENSE, LLC)
  • WRFX (940 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWFE (670 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: FENIX BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WNMA (1210 AM; 49 kW; MIAMI SPRINGS, FL; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF MIAMI LICENSE CORP.)
  • WJBW (1000 AM; 1 kW; JUPITER, FL; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL JUPITER, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in North Palm Beach:

  • WAYF (88.1 FM; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP. INC.)
  • WOLL (105.5 FM; HOBE SOUND, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRMF (97.9 FM; PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: PBB LICENSES, LLC)
  • WIRK-FM (107.9 FM; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WRLX (92.1 FM; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZZR (94.3 FM; RIVIERA BEACH, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKGR (98.7 FM; FORT PIERCE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W270AD (101.9 FM; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: TRINITY INTERNATIONAL FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WMBX (102.3 FM; JENSEN BEACH, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WPBZ (103.1 FM; INDIANTOWN, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WJBW-FM (106.3 FM; JUPITER, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WWFR (91.7 FM; STUART, FL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WLDI (95.5 FM; FORT PIERCE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRMB (89.3 FM; BOYNTON BEACH, FL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WCNO (89.9 FM; PALM CITY, FL; Owner: NATIONAL CHRISTIAN NETWORK, INC.)
  • W296AW (107.1 FM; MANGONIA PARK, FL; Owner: BLACK MEDIA WORKS, INC.)
  • W262AE (100.3 FM; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around North Palm Beach:

  • WPXP (Channel 67; LAKE WORTH, FL; Owner: PAXSON WEST PALM BEACH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WWHB-CA (Channel 15; STUART, FL; Owner: AMERICAN NETCOM, INC.)
  • W47BG (Channel 47; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: JACKSONVILLE EDUCATORS B/CING., INC.)
  • WBWP-LP (Channel 57; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: H&R PRODUCTION GROUP, LLC)
  • WFGC (Channel 61; PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: CHRISTIAN TELEVISION OF PALM BEACH COUNTY, INC.)
  • WPTV (Channel 5; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFLX (Channel 29; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • W53BS (Channel 53; JUPITER, FL; Owner: SPIRIT PRODUCTIONS, INC.)
  • WXEL-TV (Channel 42; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: BARRY TELECOMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTCN-CA (Channel 43; PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: WILLIAM H. BROTHERS)
  • WPEC (Channel 12; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF FLORIDA, INC)
  • WTVX (Channel 34; FORT PIERCE, FL; Owner: C-34 FCC LICENSEE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WPBF (Channel 25; TEQUESTA, FL; Owner: WPBF-TV COMPANY)
  • WHDT-LP (Channel 44; MIAMI, FL; Owner: GUENTER MARKSTEINER)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of North Palm Beach fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 128ft / 39.4mTotal length
  • 130,600Total average daily traffic
  • 4,736Total average daily truck traffic
  • 226,592Total future (year 2038) average daily traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 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 ORIGINATED36$182,16456$285,948116$335,2396$864,23732$263,5550$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$184,7607$294,60312$250,7981$32,1603$560,1600$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$138,61320$279,24769$309,0107$39,34323$202,4461$121,410
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$107,3476$209,43736$288,6772$121,10510$359,0600$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$60,49011$293,1580$01$264,3100$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0005.01 , 0006.00, 0007.00, 0008.02, 0011.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$237,1450$00$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$261,2301$232,8401$132,280
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$130,4600$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0005.01 , 0006.00, 0007.00, 0008.02, 0011.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in North Palm Beach, FL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in North Palm Beach, FL - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 33. The highest number of fires - 45 took place in 2015, and the least - 18 in 2017. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in North Palm Beach, FL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (46.3%), and Outside Fires (34.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in North Palm Beach, FL
    • 26046.3%Structure Fires
    • 19534.7%Outside Fires
    • 8214.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 254.4%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for North Palm Beach, FL

Fire-safe hotels and motels in North Palm Beach, Florida:

  • Econo Lodge, 757 N US Hwy 1, North Palm Beach, Florida 33408 , Fax: (561) 848-1424
  • Windsor Gardens Hotel & Conference Center, 11360 Us Hwy One, North Palm Beach, Florida 33408 , Phone: (561) 844-8448, Fax: (561) 622-4258
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in North Palm Beach, Florida
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in North Palm Beach, FL
  • 92.5%Electricity
  • 4.0%Utility gas
  • 1.7%No fuel used
  • 1.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in North Palm Beach, FL
  • 94.5%Electricity
  • 3.4%Utility gas
  • 2.1%No fuel used


North Palm Beach compared to Florida state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

North Palm Beach on our top lists:

  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: construction (population 5,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most local government spending on current operations of parks and recreation per resident (population 10,000+)"
  • #92 (33408) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest 2012 average taxable interest for individuals (pop 5,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest average weight of females"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant congregations"
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