North Palm Beach, Florida

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Population in 2013: 12,348 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.4%
 
Males: 6,002  (48.6%)
Females: 6,346  (51.4%)
Median resident age:  52.5 years
Florida median age:  41.5 years

Zip codes: 33408.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $58,140 (it was $53,163 in 2000)
North Palm Beach:

$58,140
FL:

$46,036

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $43,961 (it was $39,564 in 2000)

North Palm Beach village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $227,116 (it was $130,200 in 2000)
North Palm Beach:

$227,116
FL:

$153,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $290,345; Detached houses: $356,294; Townhouses or other attached units: $162,741; In 2-unit structures: $137,457; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $118,643; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $222,961; Mobile homes: $48,656; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $225,432

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,096.

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  • Races in North Palm Beach, FL (2013)

    North Palm Beach races chart
    • 10,95087.9%White alone
    • 9247.4%Hispanic
    • 1501.2%Two or more races
    • 1291.0%Black alone
    • 720.6%Asian alone
    • 230.2%Other race alone
    • 120.10%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in North Palm Beach: 102.3 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (14.4%), German (12.4%), English (12.1%), Italian (9.3%), United States (6.1%), Polish (3.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 25 feet

Land area: 3.56 square miles.

Population density: 3,468 people per square mile   (average).

North Palm Beach,FL real estate house value index trend

North Palm Beach, Florida map

For population 25 years and over in North Palm Beach:

  • High school or higher: 95.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 41.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 15.5%
  • Unemployed: 1.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in North Palm Beach village:

  • Never married: 24.7%
  • Now married: 49.3%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 9.9%
  • Divorced: 15.2%

1,178 residents are foreign born (4.3% Latin America, 3.5% Europe, 1.3% Asia).

This village:

9.5%
Florida:

19.4%



According to our research of Florida and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in North Palm Beach, Florida as of September 05, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in North Palm Beach to the number of sex offenders is 3,068 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 2013: $2,761 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,159 (1.0%)

North Palm Beach satellite photo by USGS

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 ).

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

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 26.82 N, Longitude: 80.06 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,800 (-14.4%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 1,143 (19.5%)

North Palm Beach household income distribution North Palm Beach home values distribution

Property values in North Palm Beach, FL


Crime rates in North Palm Beach by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0220101100020
per 100,000 0.015.915.70.07.70.08.08.30.00.00.016.20.0
Robberies 21251613122114101699136
per 100,000 169.7198.2125.5100.892.8163.5111.982.7131.673.473.9105.548.6
Assaults 223124162030151022151048
per 100,000 177.7245.7188.2124.1154.7233.5119.982.7181.0122.482.132.564.8
Burglaries 106104931019210164708580567845
per 100,000 856.4824.4729.2783.4711.5786.2511.6579.1699.3652.8459.8633.2364.3
Thefts 371285312249189213161213194194162150138
per 100,000 2,997.52,259.02,446.31,931.41,461.71,658.11,287.11,762.11,596.11,583.01,330.21,217.61,117.2
Auto thefts 1638563231322616142214118
per 100,000 129.3301.2439.1248.2239.8249.1207.9132.4115.2179.5115.089.364.8
Arson 0100011010011
per 100,000 0.07.90.00.00.07.88.00.08.20.00.08.18.1
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 273.7290.3268.9204.8190.4234.5166.1167.8195.6168.1131.7149.7101.8

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

Crime rate in North Palm Beach detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 42 (30 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.43
Florida average:

2.39
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.1%
Florida:

6.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -310 (-2.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (15%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Legal occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in North Palm Beach: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in North Palm Beach, Florida

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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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 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 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 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 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 (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).
North Palm Beach topographic map

Birthplace of: Laura Bennett (triathlete) - Triathlete.

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 schools in North Palm Beach:

  • THE BENJAMIN SCHOOL (Students: 1,302; Location: 11000 ELLISON WILSON RD; Grades: PK - 12)
  • BALDWIN PREP SCHOOL (Students: 65; Location: 1951 BOMAR DR; Grades: KG - 12)

Private elementary/middle schools in North Palm Beach:

  • ST CLARE SCHOOL (Students: 469; Location: 821 PROSPERITY FARMS RD; Grades: KG - 8)
  • CHABAD HOUSE LUBAVITCH OF PALM BEACH (Students: 29; Location: 844 PROSPERITY FARMS RD; Grades: 1 - 10)
See full list of schools located in North Palm Beach

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)

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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).

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 72.9. This is about average.

City:

72.9
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2007 was 0.569. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.569
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 8.03. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.03
U.S.:

6.58

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 27.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 22.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.4 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 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.98
U.S.:

9.14

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
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.6%
(6.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 48.5% for Black residents, 24.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 16.5% for other race residents, 13.8% for two or more races residents)
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

North Palm Beach, Florida environmental map by EPA

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North Palm Beach compared to Florida state average:

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

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

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

  • Econo Lodge, 757 N US Hwy 1, North Palm Beach, FL 33408 , Fax: (561) 848-1424
  • Waterford Hotel & Conference CTR, 11360 US Hwy 1, North Palm Beach, FL 33408 , Phone: (561) 624-7186
  • Windsor Gardens Hotel & Conference Center, 11360 Us Hwy One, North Palm Beach, FL 33408 , Phone: (561) 844-8448, Fax: (561) 622-4258
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in North Palm Beach, Florida

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
Florida average:

12.2

North Palm Beach travel time to work - commute North Palm Beach mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (94%)
  • Utility gas (4%)
  • No fuel used (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

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

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

North Palm Beach government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $60,000 ($4.86)
    General: $10,000 ($0.81)
  • Current Operations - Parks & Recreation: $3,134,000 ($253.81)
    Police Protection: $2,308,000 ($186.91)
    General - Other: $1,981,000 ($160.43)
    Solid Waste Management: $930,000 ($75.32)
    Regular Highways: $599,000 ($48.51)
    Central Staff Services: $539,000 ($43.65)
    Libraries: $494,000 ($40.01)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $459,000 ($37.17)
    Fire Protection: $429,000 ($34.74)
    Financial Administration: $311,000 ($25.19)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $137,000 ($11.09)
    Housing & Community Development: $14,000 ($1.13)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $301,000 ($24.38)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $325,000 ($26.32)
    Solid Waste Management: $106,000 ($8.58)
    Police Protection: $89,000 ($7.21)
    Parks & Recreation: $78,000 ($6.32)
    Fire Protection: $73,000 ($5.91)
    Libraries: $66,000 ($5.34)
    Regular Highways: $4,000 ($0.32)
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $2,000 ($0.16)
    Central Staff: $1,000 ($0.08)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $5,323,000 ($431.08)

North Palm Beach government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks & Recreation: $2,491,000 ($201.73)
    All Other: $278,000 ($22.51)
    Solid Waste Management: $79,000 ($6.40)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $147,000 ($11.90)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $470,000 ($38.06)
    Interest Earnings: $316,000 ($25.59)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,184,000 ($95.89)
    Highways: $6,000 ($0.49)
  • Tax - Property: $5,018,000 ($406.38)
    Public Utilities: $2,412,000 ($195.34)
    NEC: $917,000 ($74.26)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $256,000 ($20.73)

North Palm Beach government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $5,481,000 ($443.88)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $3,060,000 ($247.81)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $8,068,000 ($653.39)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $473,000 ($38.31)

North Palm Beach government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $2,856,000 ($231.29)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $4,476,000 ($362.49)

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 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 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of North Palm Beach fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 52m171ftTotal length
  • 164,586Total average daily traffic
  • 7,232Total average daily truck traffic
  • 263,341Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 51950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 21990-1999
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for North Palm Beach, FL
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

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 33
  • Hazardous Condition: 40
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - North Palm Beach

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for North Palm Beach, FL
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

North Palm Beach on our top lists:

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  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Physicians and surgeons (population 5,000+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Engineers (population 5,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Florists (population 5,000+)"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Financial managers (population 5,000+)"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 100 cities with oldest residents (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #97 (33408) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest 2004 average taxable dividends for individuals (pop 5,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Kerry (Democrat) in the 2004 Presidential Election, pop. 50,000+"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
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