Delray Beach, Florida Population 2019

Delray Beach, Florida's estimated population is 69,358 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Delray Beach, Florida is the 38th largest city in Florida based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 4366.48 people/mi² (1685.90 people/km²).

The overall median age is 46.2 years, 44 years for males, and 48.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.8 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 34,719 households in the city, with an average size of 2.4 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 3.5%, with a median rent of $1392/month. The median house has 4.5 rooms, and has a value of $240,800.

The median income for households in Delray Beach, Florida is $53,233, while the mean household income is $86,807.

Delray Beach Fl Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Delray Beach Fl was:

  • White: 62.09%
  • Black or African American: 30.22%
  • Other race: 3.14%
  • Asian: 2.63%
  • Two or more races: 1.77%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.08%
  • Native American: 0.08%
LatLng(26.4615, -80.0728)
Rank in State38th
StateFlorida
CountyPalm Beach County
Time ZoneEastern Time Zone
Land Area (km²)41.14 (15.88 mi²)
Water Area (km²)1.51 (0.58 mi²)
TypeCity
GEOID1217100
Density (km²)1,685.90
Density (mi²)4,366.48
Area Code(s)561
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201869,3586230.91%
201768,7351,1441.69%
201667,5911,3482.03%
201566,2431,2031.85%
201465,0408331.30%
201364,2071,9223.09%
201262,2857791.27%
201161,5066921.14%
201060,8147940.13%
200060,02012,8392.44%
199047,18112,8523.23%
198034,32914,4145.60%
197019,9157,6855.00%
196012,2305,9186.84%
19506,3122,5755.38%
19403,7370.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White41,260
Black or African American20,084
Some Other Race2,087
Asian1,745
Two or More Races1,173
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander54
American Indian and Alaska Native50

Delray Beach Fl Population Pyramid 2019

Delray Beach Fl Median Age

46.2


Total

44


Male

48.1


Female

Delray Beach Fl Adults

There are 56,019 adults, (16,143 of whom are seniors) in Delray Beach Fl.

Delray Beach Fl Age Dependency

66.6

Age Dependency Ratio

40.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Delray Beach Fl Sex Ratio

Female

33,591

50.55%

Male

32,862

49.45%

Delray Beach Fl Households and Families

Delray Beach Fl Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Delray Beach Fl Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.1%25.9%
All61.1%38.9%
Non Family55.2%44.8%
Male49.5%50.5%
Female48.5%51.5%

61.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All27,2702.461.1
Non Family12,9141.3755.2
Married9,9522.9874.1
Female2,8964.0248.5
Male1,5084.1849.5

3.19

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Delray Beach Fl Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,1236.15%
9th to 12th Grade4,0007.87%
High School Graduate11,52322.68%
Some College9,37118.44%
Associates Degree4,0127.90%
Bachelors Degree11,74323.11%
Graduate Degree7,03813.85%

Delray Beach Fl Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White30,87729,69414,862
Black12,9998,5021,144
Hispanic5,0793,6951,716
Other Race1,245746223
Asian1,2351,166775
Multiple Races722710239
Islander545454
Native American504330

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,949$36,687$30,412
Less Than High School$18,362$20,084$15,788
High School Grad$26,350$28,212$24,462
Some College$33,384$35,203$29,767
Bachelors Degree$48,884$61,263$37,221
Graduate Degree$60,785$85,487$46,696

$33,949

Average Earnings

$36,687

Average Male

$30,412

Average Female

Delray Beach Fl Language

Delray Beach Fl Language by Age

Delray Beach Fl Language

69.47% of Delray Beach Fl residents speak only English, while 30.53% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 19.45% of the population.

Delray Beach Fl Poverty

Delray Beach Fl Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black19,8045,78029.19%
White36,1583,68310.19%
Hispanic7,2771,37218.85%
Other2,05046322.59%
Asian1,7451508.60%
Multiple1,1511159.99%
Native501326.00%

16.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.83%

Male Poverty Rate

16.23%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Delray Beach Fl

The race most likely to be in poverty in Delray Beach Fl is Black, with 29.19% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Delray Beach Fl is Asian, with 8.60% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.18%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.58%
High School14.77%
Some College10.89%
Bachelors or Greater7.09%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.33%
Male Unemployed30.46%
Female Employed9.63%
Male Employed8.67%

Delray Beach Fl Income

Delray Beach Fl Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,233$86,807
Families$64,393$103,386
Married Families$79,829-
Non Families$41,948$66,052

Delray Beach Fl Marital Status

Delray Beach Fl Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.0%

Male Marriage Rate

37.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Delray Beach Fl Married by Age and Sex

Delray Beach Fl Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Delray Beach Fl Marital Status by Race

Delray Beach Fl Veterans

4,052

Number of Veterans

3,892

Male Veterans

160

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,181
World War II916
Korea588
First Gulf War363
Second Gulf War339

Delray Beach Fl Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,5269.49%
Black3642.41%
Hispanic2684.66%
2 or More607.39%
Other533.60%
Asian493.50%

Delray Beach Fl Veterans by Education

6.57%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.63%

Veteran Disability Rate

Delray Beach Fl Employment Status

61.4%

Labor Force Participation

56.1%

Employment Rate

8.7%

Unemployment Rate

Delray Beach Fl Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

27.37%

Born in Florida

74.74%

Native Born

25.26%

Foreign Born

13.32%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

74.74% of Delray Beach Fl residents were born in the United States, with 27.37% having been born in Florida. 13.32% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.