Boca Raton, Florida Population 2023

101,331

Boca Raton is a city located in Palm Beach County Florida. With a 2023 population of 101,331, it is the 27th largest city in Florida and the 346th largest city in the United States.Boca Raton is currently growing at a rate of 1.30% annually and its population has increased by 2.59% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 98,776 in 2020. Spanning over 32 miles, Boca Raton has a population density of 3,473 people per square mile.

The average household income in Boca Raton is $138,222 with a poverty rate of 9.50%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Boca Raton is 48.2 years, 47.1 years for males, and 48.7 years for females.

Boca Raton Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Boca Raton was:

  • White: 83.94%
  • Black or African American: 6.50%
  • Two or more races: 3.64%
  • Asian: 3.14%
  • Other race: 2.64%
  • Native American: 0.11%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.03%
The current population of Boca Raton, Florida is 101,331 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 98,776.

Boca Raton, Florida Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Asian

Other race

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Boca Raton Population by Race

Boca Raton Population Pyramid 2023

Boca Raton Median Age

48.2

Total

47.1

Male

48.7

Female

Boca Raton Adults

There are 81,572 adults, (26,968 of whom are seniors) in Boca Raton.

Boca Raton Age Dependency

80.9

Age Dependency Ratio

49.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Boca Raton Sex Ratio

Female52,14252.79%
Male46,63447.21%

Boca Raton Population by Age

Boca Raton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.02

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

68.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Boca Raton Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Boca Raton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Boca Raton Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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%.

Boca Raton Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$51,811

Average Earnings

$69,620

Average Male

$38,125

Average Female

Boca Raton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Boca Raton Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Boca Raton Language

76.30% of Boca Raton residents speak only English, while 23.70% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.41% of the population.

Boca Raton Language

Boca Raton Poverty by Race

rate

9.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.53%

Male Poverty Rate

9.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Boca Raton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Boca Raton is Other, with 17.80% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Boca Raton is White, with 7.90% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.25%.

Boca Raton Poverty

Boca Raton Poverty Rate by Education

Boca Raton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Boca Raton Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Boca Raton Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

47.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.8%

Male Marriage Rate

44.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Boca Raton Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Boca Raton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Boca Raton Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Boca Raton Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

4,760

Number of Veterans

4,485

Male Veterans

275

Female Veterans

Boca Raton Veterans by War

Boca Raton Veterans by Age

count

Boca Raton Veterans by Race

Boca Raton Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

5.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

Boca Raton Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

56.2%

Labor Force Participation

52.8%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

Boca Raton Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Boca Raton Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Boca Raton Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

27.73%

Born in Boca Raton

82.13%

Native Born

19.26%

Foreign Born

8.06%

Non Citizen

11.20%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

82.13% of Boca Raton residents were born in the United States, with 27.73% having been born in Florida. 8.06% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Boca Raton Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Boca Raton Population by Year