Royal Palm Beach, Florida

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Population in 2017: 38,592 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +79.3%
Males: 18,192  (47.1%)
Females: 20,400  (52.9%)
Median resident age:

38.7 years
Florida median age:

42.0 years

Zip codes: 33414.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $72,990 (it was $54,766 in 2000)
Royal Palm Beach:

$72,990
FL:

$52,594

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,178 (it was $21,875 in 2000)

Royal Palm Beach village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $268,386 (it was $109,100 in 2000)
Royal Palm Beach:

$268,386
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: $1,666.

March 2019 cost of living index in Royal Palm Beach: 101.3 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 8.3%
(5.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.7% for Black residents, 4.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 7.0% for other race residents, 12.3% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Royal Palm Beach, FL (2010)
    • 17,44551.1%White alone
    • 7,45221.8%Black alone
    • 6,95020.4%Hispanic
    • 1,4184.2%Asian alone
    • 6682.0%Two or more races
    • 1510.4%Other race alone
    • 420.1%American Indian alone
    • 140.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Florida and other state lists, there were 22 registered sex offenders living in Royal Palm Beach, Florida as of December 02, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Royal Palm Beach is 1,728 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Royal 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)
1
(3.1)
1
(3.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(5.8)
1
(2.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(5.1)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
5
(16.1)
4
(12.7)
12
(37.0)
2
(6.4)
7
(22.2)
14
(44.0)
8
(23.1)
9
(25.7)
12
(33.8)
11
(29.9)
10
(26.5)
10
(26.1)
7
(18.1)
7
(17.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
23
(74.1)
16
(50.9)
43
(132.5)
40
(127.6)
41
(130.3)
22
(69.2)
14
(40.5)
30
(85.7)
39
(109.9)
14
(38.0)
27
(71.5)
24
(62.6)
20
(51.7)
9
(22.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
58
(186.8)
67
(213.3)
104
(320.6)
103
(328.7)
73
(232.0)
75
(235.8)
70
(202.3)
78
(222.8)
65
(183.2)
74
(200.8)
69
(182.8)
92
(239.9)
51
(131.9)
43
(109.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
211
(679.4)
190
(605.0)
257
(792.2)
217
(692.4)
272
(864.4)
174
(547.2)
199
(575.1)
181
(517.1)
119
(335.4)
97
(263.3)
89
(235.8)
71
(185.1)
61
(157.7)
24
(61.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
867
(2,792)
585
(1,863)
850
(2,620)
1,057
(3,373)
1,057
(3,359)
826
(2,597)
731
(2,112)
761
(2,174)
832
(2,345)
740
(2,008)
750
(1,987)
681
(1,776)
663
(1,714)
690
(1,758)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
102
(328.4)
73
(232.4)
75
(231.2)
66
(210.6)
57
(181.1)
62
(195.0)
69
(199.4)
26
(74.3)
36
(101.5)
48
(130.3)
36
(95.4)
37
(96.5)
61
(157.7)
45
(114.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(6.4)
3
(9.6)
1
(3.1)
4
(12.8)
4
(12.7)
4
(12.6)
4
(11.6)
1
(2.9)
2
(5.6)
8
(21.7)
1
(2.6)
5
(13.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.5)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)257.9203.6318.4315.7312.6260.9223.3225.7222.1184.6182.8179.3148.6137.0

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

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 60 (56 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.79
Florida average:

2.48
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Royal Palm Beach, FL City Guides:

Ancestries: Jamaican (12.3%), American (7.5%), Italian (6.3%), Irish (4.7%), Haitian (4.6%), German (3.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 18 feet

Land area: 9.89 square miles.

Population density: 3,902 people per square mile   (average).

Royal Palm Beach, Florida map

9,531 residents are foreign born (19.8% Latin America).

This village:

24.6%
Florida:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,690 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,991 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Royal Palm Beach-West Jupiter, FL (4.2 miles , pop. 74,157).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Hialeah, FL (58.6 miles , pop. 226,419).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (946.7 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Loxahatchee Groves, FL (1.7 miles ),
Golden Lakes, FL (1.9 miles ),
Wellington, FL (2.0 miles ),
Royal Palm Beach-West Jupiter, FL (2.0 miles ),
The Acreage, FL (2.4 miles ),
Plantation Mobile Home Park, FL (2.4 miles ),
Lake Belvedere Estates, FL (2.4 miles ),
Stacey Street, FL (2.5 miles )

Latitude: 26.71 N, Longitude: 80.23 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -8,055 (-20.8%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 2,931 (14.8%)

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

Property values in Royal Palm Beach, FL

Royal Palm Beach satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 162 buildings, average cost: $93,500
  • 1998: 274 buildings, average cost: $83,700
  • 1999: 217 buildings, average cost: $85,700
  • 2000: 411 buildings, average cost: $112,000
  • 2001: 869 buildings, average cost: $113,400
  • 2002: 1140 buildings, average cost: $124,900
  • 2003: 772 buildings, average cost: $133,700
  • 2004: 239 buildings, average cost: $100,400
  • 2005: 174 buildings, average cost: $138,400
  • 2006: 51 buildings, average cost: $121,300
  • 2007: 26 buildings, average cost: $247,200
  • 2008: 61 buildings, average cost: $279,000
  • 2009: 37 buildings, average cost: $279,000
  • 2010: 26 buildings, average cost: $302,400
  • 2011: 67 buildings, average cost: $305,500
  • 2012: 79 buildings, average cost: $307,800
  • 2013: 116 buildings, average cost: $293,700
  • 2014: 74 buildings, average cost: $253,800
  • 2015: 36 buildings, average cost: $333,500
  • 2017: 39 buildings, average cost: $293,700
Number of permits per 10,000 Royal Palm Beach, FL residents
Average permit cost in Royal Palm Beach, FL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.0%
Florida:

3.3%
Historical population in Royal Palm Beach, FL
Historical housing units in Royal Palm Beach, FL

Population change in the 1990s: +5,790 (+36.8%).
Most common industries in Royal Palm Beach, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.5%)
  • Educational services (8.8%)
  • Construction (8.7%)
  • Public administration (8.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.9%)
  • Public administration (9.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.4%)
  • Educational services (4.3%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (3.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (20.6%)
  • Educational services (13.3%)
  • Public administration (7.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.5%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (2.9%)
Most common occupations in Royal Palm Beach, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.7%)
  • Registered nurses (7.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.5%)

Average climate in Royal Palm Beach, Florida

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Royal 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 55.7. This is better than average.

City:

55.7
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 7.9 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 7.9 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 0.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 15.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.2
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 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.44
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Royal Palm Beach-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Florida state average. It is 26% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/19/1958, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 26.3 miles away from the Royal Palm Beach village center killed one person and injured 24 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/1/1980, a category F3 tornado 32.8 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 33 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Royal 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 397.7 miles away from Royal 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 86.3 miles away from Royal 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 428.5 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 394.5 miles away from Royal Palm Beach center
On 6/11/2001 at 18:27:54, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 244.4 miles away from the city center
On 3/31/1992 at 14:59:39, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 344.4 miles away from Royal Palm Beach 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).
Royal Palm Beach topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Royal Palm Beach:

  • ROYAL MANOR (600 BUSINESS PARKWAY)
  • WESTERN COMMUNITY DIALYSIS CENTER LLC (11301 OKEECHOBEE BLVD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Royal Palm Beach:

  • PALMS WEST HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; LOXAHATCHEE, FL)
  • ALL-CARE HOME HEALTH SERVICES INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; WELLINGTON, FL)
  • LIFECARE SOLUTIONS OF PALM BEACH INC (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; WEST PALM BEACH, FL)
  • WELLINGTON REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; WELLINGTON, FL)
  • FMC - ROYAL PALM BEACH (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; WEST PALM BEACH, FL)
  • ORTHOPAEDIC HOME HEALTH AND REHABILITATION INC (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; WEST PALM BEACH, FL)
  • WOOD LAKE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; WEST PALM BEACH, FL)

Amtrak stations near Royal Palm Beach:

  • 11 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.
  • 20 miles: DELRAY BEACH (345 S. CONGRESS AVE.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/Universities in Royal Palm Beach:

  • South University-West Palm Beach (Full-time enrollment: 932; Location: 9801 Belvedere Road; Private, for-profit; Website: www.southuniversity.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Ultrasound Medical Institute (Full-time enrollment: 12; Location: 503 Royal Palm Beach Blvd; Private, for-profit; Website: www.sonogramcenter.com)

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

  • Palm Beach State College (about 11 miles; Lake Worth, FL; Full-time enrollment: 19,938)
  • Palm Beach Atlantic University (about 11 miles; West Palm Beach, FL; FT enrollment: 2,868)
  • Lynn University (about 24 miles; Boca Raton, FL; FT enrollment: 2,151)
  • Florida Atlantic University (about 25 miles; Boca Raton, FL; FT enrollment: 24,403)
  • Everest University-Pompano Beach (about 34 miles; Pompano Beach, FL; FT enrollment: 2,316)
  • Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale (about 37 miles; Fort Lauderdale, FL; FT enrollment: 18,270)
  • Broward College (about 44 miles; Fort Lauderdale, FL; FT enrollment: 30,322)

Public high school in Royal Palm Beach:

Private high school in Royal Palm Beach:

  • THE LEARNING FOUNDATION OF FLORIDA (Students: 62, Location: 507 ROYAL PALM BEACH BLVD, Grades: 4-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Royal Palm Beach:

Private elementary/middle school in Royal Palm Beach:

  • IDEAL SCHOOL (Students: 240, Location: 400 ROYAL COMMERCE RD, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Royal Palm Beach

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Royal Palm Beach: Village Golf Course (A), Terra Verde Country Club (B), Swiss Fairways (C), Palm Beach County Library System Royal Palm Beach Branch (D), Palm Beach County Public Library - Okeechobee Boulevard Branch (E), Fire Station Number 28 (F), Fire Station Number 29 (G), Palm Beach County Fire Rescue Station 28 Headquarters (H), Palm Beach County Fire Rescue Station 29 (I), Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office District 9 Village of Royal Palm Beach (J). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Royal Palm Beach Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Julian Battle - 2005 NFL player (Kansas City Chiefs, born: Jul 11, 1981).

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

2.9 people
Florida:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

78.3%
Whole state:

65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

6.0%
Whole state:

7.3%


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

People in group quarters in Royal Palm Beach in 2010:

  • 119 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 110 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 7 people in group homes intended for adults
5 people in other group homes in 2000

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

  • PNC Bank, National Association: Royal Palm Beach Boulevard Branch at 100 Royal Palm Beach Boulevard, branch established on 1976/03/15; West Okeechobee Branch at 10031 Fox Trail Road South, branch established on 1999/10/12. 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
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Royal Palm North Branch at 11707 Okeechobee Boulevard, branch established on 1933/10/01. 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
  • TD Bank, National Association: Royal Palm Beach Branch at 665 Royal Palm Beach Boulevard, branch established on 2003/04/30. 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
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Royal Palm Beach Branch at 1102 Royal Palm Beach Boulevard, branch established on 1999/02/01. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Royal Palm Branch at 11601 Okeechobee Road, branch established on 1990/07/23. 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
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Royal Palm Beach Branch at 11317 Okeechobee Boulevard, branch established on 1997/07/01. 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
  • Iberiabank: Palms West Branch at 119 South State Road 7, branch established on 2003/02/21. Info updated 2011/06/08: Bank assets: $11,676.7 mil, Deposits: $9,387.9 mil, headquarters in Lafayette, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 187 total offices, Holding Company: Iberiabank Corporation
  • Citibank, National Association: Royal Palm Beach at 11091 Southern Boulevard, branch established on 2007/12/18. 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.
  • Regions Bank: Royal Palm Branch at 1184 Royal Palm Beach Boulevard, branch established on 1988/10/03. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Royal Palm Beach:

Marital status in Royal Palm Beach, FL
  • Never married: 31.3%
  • Now married: 48.8%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 6.3%
  • Divorced: 12.0%

For population 25 years and over in Royal Palm Beach:

  • High school or higher: 90.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 29.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
Florida average:

12.0

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Royal Palm Beach:

(Royal Palm Beach, Florida Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Royal 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
This county:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 13
Palm Beach County:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

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:
Palm Beach County:

8.7%
State:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Palm Beach County:

19.3%
Florida:

23.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Palm Beach County:

17.3%
Florida:

14.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Royal Palm Beach:

51.8%
Florida:

50.9%

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

50.2%
State:

48.5%

Average BMI:
Royal Palm Beach:

28.8
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Royal Palm Beach:

20.0%
Florida:

19.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Royal Palm Beach:

10.8%
Florida:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Royal Palm Beach:

6.8
Florida:

6.9

Overweight people:
This city:

35.2%
Florida:

34.8%

General health condition:
Here:

57.8%
Florida:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Royal Palm Beach:

80.1%
Florida:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Royal 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
Streets and Highways 35$142,564$48,8790$0
Parks and Recreation 32$117,065$43,89924$19,804
Other and Unallocable 17$92,691$65,4290$0
Financial Administration 9$58,425$77,9000$0
Other Government Administration 8$36,750$55,1250$0
Totals for Government 101$447,495$53,16824$19,804

Royal Palm Beach government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $1,182,000 ($30.63)
    Regular Highways: $303,000 ($7.85)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $7,518,000 ($194.81)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,517,000 ($117.04)
    Regular Highways: $2,236,000 ($57.94)
    General - Other: $1,791,000 ($46.41)
    Central Staff Services: $1,601,000 ($41.49)
    Financial Administration: $1,288,000 ($33.37)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,110,000 ($28.76)
    Sewerage: $738,000 ($19.12)
    Natural Resources - Other: $654,000 ($16.95)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $351,000 ($9.10)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $457,000 ($11.84)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Natural Resources - Other: $214,000 ($5.55)
    Financial Administration: $44,000 ($1.14)

Royal Palm Beach government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $567,000 ($14.69)
    Other: $134,000 ($3.47)
    Natural Resources - Other: $3,000 ($0.08)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $8,000 ($0.21)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $94,000 ($2.44)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $909,000 ($23.55)
    Interest Earnings: $825,000 ($21.38)
    General Revenue - Other: $505,000 ($13.09)
    Fines and Forfeits: $482,000 ($12.49)
    Special Assessments: $426,000 ($11.04)
    Donations From Private Sources: $47,000 ($1.22)
    Sale of Property: $19,000 ($0.49)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $3,824,000 ($99.09)
    Other: $140,000 ($3.63)
  • Tax - Public Utilities Sales: $4,476,000 ($115.98)
    Property: $3,767,000 ($97.61)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $3,504,000 ($90.80)
    Other License: $1,785,000 ($46.25)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $709,000 ($18.37)
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $266,000 ($6.89)

Royal Palm Beach government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $16,997,000 ($440.43)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $15,785,000 ($409.02)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,212,000 ($31.41)

Royal Palm Beach government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,918,000 ($49.70)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $72,979,000 ($1891.04)

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 Royal Palm Beach, FL
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven3Mazda1
AT&T1McDonald's1
Arby's1Nike1
AutoZone1Nissan1
Avenue1Old Navy1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Outback1
Blockbuster1Outback Steakhouse1
Costco1Panera Bread1
Dairy Queen1Payless2
Dennys1Penske1
Domino's Pizza1PetSmart1
DressBarn1Pizza Hut1
Dressbarn1Plato's Closet1
Dunkin Donuts1Publix Super Markets3
Famous Footwear1Quiznos1
FedEx3Ruby Tuesday1
Ford1SAS Shoes1
GNC1Sprint Nextel1
GameStop1Staples1
H&R Block1Starbucks2
Jamba Juice1Steak 'n Shake1
Jimmy John's1Subway3
Jones New York1T-Mobile4
Justice1T.G.I. Driday's1
KFC1Taco Bell1
Kmart1Tire Kingdom2
Kohl's1Toyota1
Little Caesars Pizza1Toys"R"Us1
Lowe's1U-Haul1
Marshalls1UPS5

Strongest AM radio stations in Royal 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.)
  • WLVJ (1040 AM; 25 kW; BOYNTON BEACH, FL; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL BOYNTON BEACH, INC.)
  • WMNE (1600 AM; 5 kW; RIVIERA BEACH, FL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WJNA (640 AM; 38 kW; ROYAL PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: SOUTH FLORIDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WWNN (1470 AM; 50 kW; POMPANO BEACH, FL; Owner: WWNN LICENSE, LLC)
  • WAQI (710 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: LICENSE CORPORATION #1)
  • WBZT (1230 AM; 1 kW; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)
  • WDJA (1420 AM; 5 kW; DELRAY BEACH, FL; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL DELRAY BEACH, INC.)
  • WQBA (1140 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: WQBA-AM LICENSE CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Royal Palm Beach:

  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • WOLL (105.5 FM; HOBE SOUND, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRLX (92.1 FM; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAYF (88.1 FM; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP. INC.)
  • W262AE (100.3 FM; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, 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.)
  • WZZR (94.3 FM; RIVIERA BEACH, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRMB (89.3 FM; BOYNTON BEACH, FL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WWFR (91.7 FM; STUART, FL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WLDI (95.5 FM; FORT PIERCE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJBW-FM (106.3 FM; JUPITER, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WEDR (99.1 FM; MIAMI, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WCNO (89.9 FM; PALM CITY, FL; Owner: NATIONAL CHRISTIAN NETWORK, INC.)
  • W203AY (88.5 FM; GOLDEN LAKES, FL; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Royal Palm Beach:

  • 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.)
  • WXEL-TV (Channel 42; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: BARRY TELECOMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPEC (Channel 12; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF FLORIDA, INC)
  • WPXP (Channel 67; LAKE WORTH, FL; Owner: PAXSON WEST PALM BEACH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WWHB-CA (Channel 15; STUART, FL; Owner: AMERICAN NETCOM, INC.)
  • WBWP-LP (Channel 57; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: H&R PRODUCTION GROUP, LLC)
  • W47BG (Channel 47; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: JACKSONVILLE EDUCATORS B/CING., INC.)
  • 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)
  • WHDT-LP (Channel 44; MIAMI, FL; Owner: GUENTER MARKSTEINER)
  • W53BS (Channel 53; JUPITER, FL; Owner: SPIRIT PRODUCTIONS, INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Royal Palm Beach fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 32Number of bridges
  • 246ft / 74.7mTotal length
  • 392,430Total average daily traffic
  • 17,248Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,034,109Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Royal Palm Beach, FL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 131970-1979
  • 61980-1989
  • 81990-1999
  • 52000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Royal Palm Beach, FL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

111 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Royal Palm Beach)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Royal Palm Beach, FL)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • STATION, 801 Sansbury Way (Lat: 26.688667 Lon: -80.187528), Overall height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WNTL366,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6805.00 MHz, 6825.00 MHz, Grant Date: 12/07/2011, Expiration Date: 02/21/2022, Cancellation Date: 02/26/2014, Registrant: South Florida Water Mgt, 3301 Gun Club Rd, West Palm Beach, FL 33406, Phone: (561) 682-6137, Email:
  • WPB F/S, 801 Sansbury Way (Lat: 26.688667 Lon: -80.187556), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WPRS318,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6256.54 MHz... (+22 more), Grant Date: 12/02/2010, Expiration Date: 01/10/2021, Certifier: Wayne C Lutz, Registrant: South Florida Water Mgt District, 3301 Gun Club Rd, West Palm Beach, FL 33406, Phone: (561) 682-6137, Fax: (703) 726-5594, Email:
  • ROYAL PALM BEACH, Lat: 26.651667 Lon: -80.208333, Call Sign: WPRW287, Licensee ID: L00267953,
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.431 MHz, Grant Date: 12/02/2010, Expiration Date: 02/27/2021, Certifier: Gary Dernlan, Registrant: County Of Palm Beach
  • Royal Palm Beach (WI, 10500 60th St (Lat: 26.763333 Lon: -80.205000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 134.7 m, Call Sign: WQIP997,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10755.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/10/2008, Expiration Date: 04/10/2018, Cancellation Date: 10/10/2009, Certifier: William Chastain, Registrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • SFWMD, 801 Sansbury Way (Lat: 26.688944 Lon: -80.187500), Type: Tower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WQOD844,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10955.0 MHz, 11075.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/24/2011, Expiration Date: 08/24/2021, Certifier: Kevin O'Connor, Registrant: Municipal Public Safety Communications Consortium Of Palm Beach County, 10500 North Military Trail, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410, Phone: (561) 799-4448, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

121 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Royal Palm Beach)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

3 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Royal Palm Beach)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

13 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 3 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)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED166$162,73884$149,669184$169,6036$90,98729$164,283
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED10$162,83011$137,92227$155,9900$05$102,284
APPLICATIONS DENIED48$160,04527$129,991153$195,40512$50,12622$133,881
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN23$154,45717$165,04145$199,1300$03$219,750
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS8$162,7116$159,09331$182,4291$59,4706$146,932
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0078.12 , 0078.13, 0078.16, 0078.17, 0078.18

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED9$209,9912$178,6950$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED11$290,9383$204,2132$190,945
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$97,5000$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$253,2030$02$255,380
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0078.12 , 0078.13, 0078.16, 0078.17, 0078.18

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

2005 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 32. The highest number of reported fires - 59 took place in 2011, and the least - 0 in 2007. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Royal Palm Beach, FL When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (41.6%), and Structure Fires (34.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Royal Palm Beach, FL
    • 18741.6%Outside Fires
    • 15634.7%Structure Fires
    • 9621.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 112.4%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Royal Palm Beach, FL

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

  • Royal Inn Hotel, 675 Royal Palm Beach Blvd, Royal Palm Beach, Florida 33411 , Phone: (561) 793-3000, Fax: (561) 795-1502
  • Hampton Inn, West Palm Beach/Fl Turnpike, 2025 Vista Pkwy, Royal Palm Beach, Florida 33411 , Phone: (561) 682-9990, Fax: (561) 682-9446
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Royal Palm Beach, Florida
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Royal Palm Beach, FL
  • 95.6%Electricity
  • 2.0%Utility gas
  • 1.9%No fuel used
  • 0.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Royal Palm Beach, FL
  • 95.0%Electricity
  • 4.2%No fuel used
  • 0.8%Utility gas


Royal Palm Beach compared to Florida state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Royal Palm Beach on our top lists:

  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Jamaica (population 500+)"
  • #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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