Delray Beach, Florida Population 2022

70,276
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Delray Beach is a city located in Palm Beach County Florida. Delray Beach has a 2020 population of 70,276. Delray Beach is currently growing at a rate of 0.39% annually and its population has increased by 15.58% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 60,801 in 2010.

The average household income in Delray Beach is $96,439 with a poverty rate of 12.29%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,600 per month, and the median house value is $298,600. The median age in Delray Beach is 47.7 years, 45.7 years for males, and 50.3 years for females.

Delray Beach Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Delray Beachwas:

  • White: 62.75%
  • Black or African American: 28.97%
  • Two or more races: 3.30%
  • Other race: 2.64%
  • Asian: 2.19%
  • Native American: 0.08%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.06%
The current population of Delray Beach, Florida is 70,276 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 70,276.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 60,801.

Delray Beach, Florida Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White43,24562.75%
Black or African American19,96728.97%
American Indian and Alaska Native560.08%
Asian1,5112.19%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander410.06%
Some Other Race1,8202.64%
Two or More Races2,2763.30%
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Delray Beach Population by Race

Delray Beach Population Pyramid 2022

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Delray Beach Median Age

48.3


Total

46.8


Male

50.3


Female

Delray Beach Adults

There are 59,075 adults, (17,481 of whom are seniors) in Delray Beach.

Delray Beach Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

42

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Delray Beach Sex Ratio

Female

35,651

51.73%

Male

33,265

48.27%

Delray Beach Population by Age

Delray Beach Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Delray Beach Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.3%24.7%
All62.7%37.3%
Non Family57.4%42.6%
Male48.2%51.8%
Female46.7%53.3%

62.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Delray Beach Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All28,9142.3462.7
Married11,0182.9775.3
Male1,0353.8648.2
Female3,2264.0446.7
Non Family13,6351.3257.4

3.14

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

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Delray Beach Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,4844.61%
9th to 12th Grade3,5276.54%
High School Graduate12,69323.53%
Some College9,19717.05%
Associates Degree4,8338.96%
Bachelors Degree13,48425.00%
Graduate Degree7,71514.30%
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Delray Beach Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Delray Beach Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races1,4821,385844
Asian1,1771,125653
White32,89831,46916,450
Hispanic5,3524,2972,114
Other Race1,2861,022217
Black13,3449,9291,637
Native American56372
Islander4141

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 2+ races people with a rate of 56.95%.

Delray Beach Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,188$42,249$33,841
Less Than 9th Grade$21,558$23,500$18,638
High School Graduate$30,142$31,440$27,877
Some College$34,973$37,767$31,503
Bachelors Degree$53,800$60,604$45,377
Graduate Degree$62,020$74,621$52,071

$38,188

Average Earnings

$42,249

Average Male

$33,841

Average Female

Delray Beach Earnings by Educational Attainment

Delray Beach Language by Age

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Delray Beach Language

70.39% of Delray Beach residents speak only English, while 29.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 19.15% of the population.

Delray Beach Language

Delray Beach Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native561323.21%
Black19,7043,46117.56%
White37,5153,76210.03%
Hispanic7,6837609.89%
Asian1,501654.33%
Other354NaN%
Multiple2,2741727.56%

12.29%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.38%

Male Poverty Rate

13.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Delray Beach

The race most likely to be in poverty in Delray Beach is Native, with 23.21% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Delray Beach is Multiple, with 7.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.76%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.37%.

Delray Beach Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.72%
High School12.05%
Some College11.61%
Bachelors or Greater6.25%

Delray Beach Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.97%
Male Unemployed31.57%
Female Employed7.59%
Female Unemployed20.98%

Delray Beach Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Delray Beach Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$66,245$102,877
Families$75,481$122,880
Married Families$92,309-
Non Families$48,024$78,262
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Income by Household Type

Delray Beach Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

40.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.7%

Male Marriage Rate

38.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Delray Beach Married by Age and Sex

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Delray Beach 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 55-64.

Delray Beach Marital Status by Race

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Delray Beach Marital Status

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3,191

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War433
First Gulf War272
Vietnam1,114
Korea415
World War II423

Delray Beach Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34163
35 to 54451
55 to 64471
65 to 74788
75+1,318

Delray Beach Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,6936.91%
Black4092.64%
Asian30.23%
Other Race251.70%
2+ Races613.53%
Hispanic1432.35%

Delray Beach Veterans by Race

Delray Beach Veterans by Education

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7.18%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Delray Beach Veterans by Education

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61.6%

Labor Force Participation

58%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Delray Beach Employment by Age

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Delray Beach Employment by Race

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Delray Beach Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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28.74%

Born in Delray Beach

76.13%

Native Born

23.87%

Foreign Born

10.67%

Non Citizen

13.20%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

76.13% of Delray Beach residents were born in the United States, with 28.74% having been born in Florida. 10.67% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Delray Beach Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19403,7370.00%
19506,3122,5755.38%
196012,2305,9186.84%
197019,9157,6855.00%
198034,32914,4145.60%
199047,18112,8523.23%
200060,02012,8392.44%
201060,8017810.13%
201161,4956941.14%
201262,2677721.26%
201364,1771,9103.07%
201465,0048271.29%
201566,2031,1991.84%
201667,5461,3432.03%
201768,7081,1621.72%
201869,1764680.68%
201969,4512750.40%
202069,7262750.40%
202170,0012750.39%
202270,2762750.39%

Delray Beach Population by Year