Palm City, Florida

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Population in 2010: 23,120.
Population change since 2000: +15.0%
Males: 10,739  (46.5%)
Females: 12,381  (53.5%)
Median resident age:

52.8 years
Florida median age:

42.0 years

Zip codes: 34990.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $79,150 (it was $62,362 in 2000)
Palm City:

$79,150
FL:

$52,594

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $48,480 (it was $35,213 in 2000)

Palm City CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $413,100 (it was $168,300 in 2000)
Palm City:

$413,100
FL:

$214,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $386,372; detached houses: $446,586; townhouses or other attached units: $185,159; in 2-unit structures: $653,485; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $56,420; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $249,283

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,429.

March 2019 cost of living index in Palm City: 93.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 4.4%
(4.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 5.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
  • Races in Palm City, FL (2017)
    • 21,59486.7%White alone
    • 1,5086.1%Hispanic
    • 7022.8%Asian alone
    • 2371.0%Two or more races
    • 2180.9%Black alone
    • 830.3%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Florida and other state lists, there were 24 registered sex offenders living in Palm City, Florida as of December 05, 2019.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Palm City is 1,020 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: American (13.7%), German (12.8%), Italian (12.5%), Irish (8.9%), English (8.2%), Polish (3.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 5 feet

Land area: 14.6 square miles.

Population density: 1,580 people per square mile   (low).

Palm City,FL real estate house value index trend

Palm City, Florida map

1,889 residents are foreign born (2.5% Europe, 2.1% Latin America).

This place:

7.7%
Florida:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,864 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,879 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Port St. Lucie, FL (8.6 miles , pop. 88,769).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Hialeah, FL (90.7 miles , pop. 226,419).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (934.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Stuart, FL (1.6 miles ),
North River Shores, FL (1.9 miles ),
Rio, FL (2.0 miles ),
Sewall's Point, FL (2.3 miles ),
Jensen Beach, FL (2.3 miles ),
Port Salerno, FL (2.4 miles ),
Ocean Breeze Park, FL (2.4 miles ),
Port St. Lucie, FL (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 27.17 N, Longitude: 80.28 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -3,911 (-15.9%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 2,475 (24.4%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 772

Distribution of median household income in Palm City, FL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Palm City, FL in 2017
Palm City satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.2%
Florida:

3.3%
Most common industries in Palm City, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.9%)
  • Construction (6.9%)
  • Educational services (6.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.3%)
  • Public administration (5.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (10.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.8%)
  • Health care (7.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.0%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (5.9%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.3%)
  • Educational services (9.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.6%)
  • Public administration (5.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.6%)
  • Personal & laundry services (3.9%)
Most common occupations in Palm City, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.7%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.3%)
  • Top executives (3.9%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.8%)
  • Registered nurses (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Top executives (6.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.1%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.8%)
  • Engineers (4.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (7.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.0%)
  • Registered nurses (5.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.1%)

Average climate in Palm City, Florida

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Palm City, Florida average temperatures Palm City, Florida average precipitation Palm City, Florida humidity Palm City, Florida wind speed Palm City, Florida snowfall Palm City, Florida sunshine Palm City, Florida clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 58.3. This is better than average.

City:

58.3
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 18.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.9
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.80. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.80
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Palm City-area historical tornado activity is below Florida state average. It is 33% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/19/1958, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.4 miles away from the Palm City place center killed one person and injured 24 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 9/18/1954, a category F3 tornado 17.5 miles away from the place center killed 2 people and injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Palm City-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 397.5 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 102.7 miles away from Palm City center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 396.3 miles away from Palm 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 362.5 miles away from Palm City center
On 6/11/2001 at 18:27:54, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 212.6 miles away from Palm City 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 406.7 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 Martin County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 15, Fires: 6, Tropical Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Freeze: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Palm City topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Palm City:

  • PALM CITY NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (2505 SW MARTIN HWY)
  • WATERS EDGE EXTENDED CARE (1500 SW CAPRI ST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Palm City:

  • HEALTH AT HOME (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; STUART, FL)
  • ALOHA HOME CARE LLC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; STUART, FL)
  • HEARTLAND HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; STUART, FL)
  • PARKWAY HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; STUART, FL)
  • K AND D HOME HEALTH CARE CORP (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; STUART, FL)
  • HOSPICE OF THE TREASURE COAST (Hospital, about 3 miles away; STUART, FL)
  • STUART NURSING AND RESTORATIVE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; STUART, FL)

Operable nuclear power plants near Palm City:

  • 14 miles: St. Lucie 1 and 2 in Hutchinson Island, FL.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Palm City:

  • Indian River State College (about 19 miles; Fort Pierce, FL; Full-time enrollment: 12,211)
  • Palm Beach Atlantic University (about 36 miles; West Palm Beach, FL; FT enrollment: 2,868)
  • Palm Beach State College (about 41 miles; Lake Worth, FL; FT enrollment: 19,938)
  • Lynn University (about 56 miles; Boca Raton, FL; FT enrollment: 2,151)
  • Florida Atlantic University (about 57 miles; Boca Raton, FL; FT enrollment: 24,403)
  • Florida Institute of Technology-Online (about 66 miles; Melbourne, FL; FT enrollment: 3,046)
  • Florida Institute of Technology (about 66 miles; Melbourne, FL; FT enrollment: 4,452)

Private high school in Palm City:

  • PEACE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 91, Location: 1484 SW 34TH ST, Grades: KG-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Palm City:

See full list of schools located in Palm City

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Palm City: Royal Tee Country Club (A), Royal Poinciana Golf Club (B), Royal Palm Yacht and Country Club (C), Royal Palm Country Club (D), Royal Oak Resort and Golf Club (E), Rosen Shingle Creek Golf Club (F), Rolling Hills Golf Club (G), Martin County Fire Rescue Station 21 (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Palm City include: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (A), Palm City Presbyterian Church (B), Immanuel Lutheran Church (C), Holy Redeemer Catholic Church (D), Grace Presbyterian Church in America (E), First Congregational United Church of Christ of Palm City (F), Church of Christ at Palm City (G), Union Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Bessy Creek (A), Danforth Creek (B), Mapps Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Palm City: Leighton Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Deggeller AL Enterprises Inc Amusmnt PRK EQPT (3351 Southwest Deggeller Court) (1), Deggeller Attractions (3350 Southwest Deggeller Court) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Martin 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 Palm City and their reported violations in the past:

HUMANE SOCIETY OF THE TREASURE COAST (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
POMA PARCEL 15 (Population served: 66, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2009 and MAR-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (MAY-22-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAY-22-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2009 and MAR-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (MAY-22-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAY-22-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (MAY-22-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAY-22-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (MAY-22-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAY-22-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (OCT-07-2008), St Compliance achieved (MAY-22-2009), St Intentional no-action (MAY-22-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (OCT-07-2008), St Compliance achieved (MAY-22-2009), St Intentional no-action (MAY-22-2009)
  • 4 other older health violations
MIDNIGHT FARMS COUNTRY STORE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
POMA PARCEL 2 (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (APR-20-2009), State No Longer Subject to Rule (APR-20-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (APR-20-2009), State No Longer Subject to Rule (APR-20-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (OCT-07-2008), State No Longer Subject to Rule (APR-20-2009), St Intentional no-action (APR-20-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (OCT-07-2008), State No Longer Subject to Rule (APR-20-2009), St Intentional no-action (APR-20-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-21-2008), State No Longer Subject to Rule (APR-20-2009), St Intentional no-action (APR-20-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-21-2008), State No Longer Subject to Rule (APR-20-2009), St Intentional no-action (APR-20-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (APR-20-2009), State No Longer Subject to Rule (APR-20-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (APR-20-2009), State No Longer Subject to Rule (APR-20-2009)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
POMA PARCEL 3 (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2009 and MAR-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JAN-05-2009), State No Longer Subject to Rule (APR-20-2009), St Intentional no-action (APR-20-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2009 and MAR-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JAN-05-2009), State No Longer Subject to Rule (APR-20-2009), St Intentional no-action (APR-20-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (APR-20-2009), State No Longer Subject to Rule (APR-20-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (APR-20-2009), State No Longer Subject to Rule (APR-20-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (OCT-07-2008), State No Longer Subject to Rule (APR-20-2009), St Intentional no-action (APR-20-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (OCT-07-2008), State No Longer Subject to Rule (APR-20-2009), St Intentional no-action (APR-20-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (OCT-07-2008), State No Longer Subject to Rule (APR-20-2009), St Intentional no-action (APR-20-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Palm City that have no violations reported:

  • NEW BEGINNINGS COMMUNITY CHURCH (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This place:

2.4 people
Florida:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

71.5%
Whole state:

65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

4.1%
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: 0.4% of all households
153 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
234 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with most branches in Palm City (2011 data):

  • PNC Bank, National Association: Palm City Branch at 1251 S.W. 27th Street, branch established on 1992/03/01; Sandhill Cove Retirement Center Bran at 1500 Southwest Capri Street, branch established on 2011/01/28. 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
  • City National Bank of Florida: Treasure Coast at 3341 Sw Martin Downs Boulevard, branch established on 2008/02/15; Treasure Coast Branch at 3341 Sw Martin Downs Blvd., branch established on 2008/11/03. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $3,973.8 mil, Deposits: $2,922.0 mil, headquarters in Miami, FL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 27 total offices, Holding Company: Caja De Ahorros De Valencia, Castellon Y Alicante, Bancaja
  • The Oculina Bank: Palm City Branch at 1030 Sw Martin Downs Blvd, branch established on 2007/11/30. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $138.3 mil, Deposits: $125.2 mil, headquarters in Fort Pierce, FL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Colonial Banc Corp.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Martin Downs Boulevard Branch at 3270 S.W. Martin Downs Boulevard, branch established on 1985/07/01. 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
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Palm City Branch at 2801 Southwest High Meadows Avenue, branch established on 1996/04/29. 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
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Palm City Branch at 2921 Sw High Meadows Ave, branch established on 2007/01/03. 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
  • Seacoast National Bank: Martin Downs Branch at 2601 S.W. High Meadows Avenue, branch established on 1987/06/30. Info updated 2006/10/25: Bank assets: $2,135.8 mil, Deposits: $1,726.5 mil, headquarters in Stuart, FL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 42 total offices, Holding Company: Capgen Capital Group Iii Lp
  • BankAtlantic: Palm City Branch at 2650 Sw Matheson Ave, branch established on 2002/03/22. 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: Palm City Branch at 2740 Mapp Road, branch established on 1996/08/01. 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
  • 3 other banks with 3 local branches

For population 15 years and over in Palm City:

Marital status in Palm City, FL
  • Never married: 19.7%
  • Now married: 57.2%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 10.6%
  • Divorced: 11.4%

For population 25 years and over in Palm City:

  • High school or higher: 95.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 44.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 17.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Florida average:

12.0

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Palm City:

(Palm City, Florida Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Palm City, FL (based on Martin County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic31,2826
Evangelical Protestant13,63668
Mainline Protestant11,46719
Other3,45415
Black Protestant1,1988
Orthodox2001
None85,081-
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: 28
Martin County:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Martin County:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
Here:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 48
Here:

3.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 164
Martin County:

11.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.45 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Martin County:

8.9%
State:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

20.3%
Florida:

23.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Martin County:

16.5%
Florida:

14.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Palm City:

56.6%
State:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Palm City:

54.3%
State:

48.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.2
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Palm City:

19.0%
Florida:

19.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Palm City:

8.5%
Florida:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Palm City:

7.0
Florida:

6.9

Overweight people:
This city:

36.5%
Florida:

34.8%

General health condition:
This city:

59.9%
Florida:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Palm City:

76.9%
Florida:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Palm City, FL Residents

9.35% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($142,774 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.35%
Florida average:

7.69%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($256 average AGI)
Martin County:

0.04%
Florida average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Palm Beach County, FL  2.04% ($99,590 average AGI)
from St. Lucie County, FL  1.77% ($50,343)
from Broward County, FL  0.41% ($83,109)


7.43% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($72,027 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.43%
Florida average:

6.59%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($627 average AGI)
Martin County:

0.04%
Florida average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to St. Lucie County, FL  2.05% ($42,109 average AGI)
to Palm Beach County, FL  1.20% ($82,631)
to Broward County, FL  0.20% ($59,063)
Businesses in Palm City, FL
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1McDonald's1
AT&T1Nike2
Blockbuster1Panera Bread1
Burger King1Publix Super Markets2
CVS1Quiznos1
Curves1Ruby Tuesday1
Domino's Pizza1Subway2
Dunkin Donuts1U-Haul1
FedEx6UPS6
H&R Block1Walgreens1
Jones New York1

Strongest AM radio stations in Palm City:

  • WSTU (1450 AM; 1 kW; STUART, FL; Owner: TREASURE COAST BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WFTL (850 AM; 50 kW; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL ENTERPRISES II, L.L.C.)
  • WPSL (1590 AM; 5 kW; PORT ST. LUCIE, FL; Owner: PORT ST LUCIE BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WEFL (760 AM; 3 kW; TEQUESTA, FL; Owner: STAR OF THE PALM BEACHES, INC.)
  • WJNA (640 AM; 38 kW; ROYAL PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: SOUTH FLORIDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WLVJ (1040 AM; 25 kW; BOYNTON BEACH, FL; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL BOYNTON BEACH, INC.)
  • WAQI (710 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: LICENSE CORPORATION #1)
  • WJNO (1290 AM; 10 kW; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJNX (1330 AM; 5 kW; FORT PIERCE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWFE (670 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: FENIX BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WRFX (940 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWNN (1470 AM; 50 kW; POMPANO BEACH, FL; Owner: WWNN LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFLF (540 AM; 50 kW; PINE HILLS, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Palm City:

  • WWFR (91.7 FM; STUART, FL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WLDI (95.5 FM; FORT PIERCE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKGR (98.7 FM; FORT PIERCE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCNO (89.9 FM; PALM CITY, FL; Owner: NATIONAL CHRISTIAN NETWORK, INC.)
  • WMBX (102.3 FM; JENSEN BEACH, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WPBZ (103.1 FM; INDIANTOWN, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WAVW (92.7 FM; STUART, FL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHLG (101.3 FM; PORT ST. LUCIE, FL; Owner: HORTON BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • W242AC (96.3 FM; PORT ST. LUCIE, FL; Owner: FRIENDS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRMF (97.9 FM; PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: PBB LICENSES, LLC)
  • WZZR (94.3 FM; RIVIERA BEACH, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIRK-FM (107.9 FM; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WQCS (88.9 FM; FORT PIERCE, FL; Owner: INDIAN RIVER COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • W212AC (90.3 FM; STUART, FL; Owner: THERE'S HOPE RADIO, 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.)
  • WFLM (104.7 FM; WHITE CITY, FL; Owner: MIDWAY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJBW-FM (106.3 FM; JUPITER, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Palm City:

  • WTVX (Channel 34; FORT PIERCE, FL; Owner: C-34 FCC LICENSEE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WPBF (Channel 25; TEQUESTA, FL; Owner: WPBF-TV COMPANY)
  • WTCN-CA (Channel 43; PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: WILLIAM H. BROTHERS)
  • WTCE (Channel 21; FORT PIERCE, FL; Owner: JACKSONVILLE EDUCATORS B/CNG, INC.)
  • WFGC (Channel 61; PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: CHRISTIAN TELEVISION OF PALM BEACH COUNTY, INC.)
  • WPXP (Channel 67; LAKE WORTH, FL; Owner: PAXSON WEST PALM BEACH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WPTV (Channel 5; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFLX (Channel 29; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • WWHB-CA (Channel 15; STUART, FL; Owner: AMERICAN NETCOM, INC.)
  • WXEL-TV (Channel 42; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: BARRY TELECOMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WOCX-CA (Channel 5; SEBRING, ETC., FL; Owner: SEBRING TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • W53BS (Channel 53; JUPITER, FL; Owner: SPIRIT PRODUCTIONS, INC.)
  • WPEC (Channel 12; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF FLORIDA, 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)
  • WWCI-CA (Channel 10; VERO BEACH, FL; Owner: V-1 PRODUCTIONS, INC.)
  • WFPI-LP (Channel 8; FORT PIERCE, ETC, FL; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Palm City fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 44Number of bridges
  • 1,194ft / 364mTotal length
  • $2,632,000Total costs
  • 1,074,088Total average daily traffic
  • 120,298Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,210,783Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Palm City, FL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 81950-1959
  • 31970-1979
  • 261980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 32000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Palm City, FL
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full 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)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED75$227,093188$229,585325$224,30519$102,10561$194,033
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$214,00013$243,15447$261,3833$81,6674$278,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED8$209,75043$296,302172$244,08711$75,27324$239,208
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN9$226,88926$269,26996$237,6356$148,33311$185,091
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$164,5006$349,16717$249,0004$50,2501$500,000
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0006.01 , 0006.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED16$252,7500$00$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED8$317,8750$03$317,667
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$203,2000$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$257,6671$331,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$476,0001$383,0000$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0006.01 , 0006.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Palm City, FL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Palm City, FL - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 116
  • Hazardous Condition: 68
  • Service Call: 17
  • Good Intent Call: 15
Fire incident types in Palm City, FL

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Palm City, FL
Most common first names in Palm City, FL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John13378.1 years
Robert12076.8 years
William9179.0 years
Mary9183.7 years
James8777.0 years
George6281.6 years
Joseph6079.3 years
Charles5577.1 years
Dorothy4985.3 years
Edward4979.2 years
Most common last names in Palm City, FL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2880.1 years
Johnson1683.6 years
Jones1580.9 years
Davis1575.0 years
Brown1482.3 years
Miller1284.7 years
Williams1277.7 years
Taylor1283.7 years
Walker1173.5 years
Kelly1183.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Palm City, FL
  • 96.7%Electricity
  • 1.7%Utility gas
  • 1.2%No fuel used
  • 0.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Palm City, FL
  • 96.8%Electricity
  • 1.4%Utility gas
  • 1.1%No fuel used
  • 0.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Palm City compared to Florida state average:

  • Median household income above 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 significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below 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.

Palm City on our top lists:

  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: health care and social assistance (population 5,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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