Palm Beach, Florida Population 2023

9,515

Palm Beach is a city located in Palm Beach County Florida. With a 2023 population of 9,515, it is the 346th largest city in Florida and the 4299th largest city in the United States.Palm Beach is currently growing at a rate of 0.95% annually and its population has increased by 2.92% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,245 in 2020. Spanning over 7 miles, Palm Beach has a population density of 2,490 people per square mile.

The average household income in Palm Beach is $328,465 with a poverty rate of 4.08%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Palm Beach is 69.7 years, 71.6 years for males, and 68.7 years for females.

Palm Beach Demographics

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

  • White: 95.58%
  • Other race: 1.42%
  • Asian: 1.3%
  • Two or more races: 0.77%
  • Native American: 0.54%
  • Black or African American: 0.39%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
The current population of Palm Beach, Florida is 9,515 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 9,245.

Palm Beach, Florida Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Other race

Asian

Two or more races

Native American

Black or African American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Palm Beach Population by Race

Palm Beach Population Pyramid 2023

Palm Beach Median Age

69.7

Total

71.6

Male

68.7

Female

Palm Beach Adults

There are 8,232 adults, (5,450 of whom are seniors) in Palm Beach.

Palm Beach Age Dependency

215.5

Age Dependency Ratio

195.89999

Old Age Dependency Ratio

19.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Palm Beach Sex Ratio

Female4,78254.49%
Male3,99445.51%

Palm Beach Population by Age

Palm Beach Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.25

Average Family Size

1.74

Average Household Size

83.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Palm Beach Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Palm Beach Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Palm Beach Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 88.6%.

Palm Beach Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$81,671

Average Earnings

$101,158

Average Male

$47,500

Average Female

Palm Beach Earnings by Educational Attainment

Palm Beach Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Palm Beach Language

90.25% of Palm Beach residents speak only English, while 9.75% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 5.23% of the population.

Palm Beach Language

Palm Beach Poverty by Race

rate

4.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.03%

Male Poverty Rate

5.4%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Palm Beach

The race most likely to be in poverty in Palm Beach is Hispanic, with 9.93% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Palm Beach is White, with 3.99% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.51%. Among those working part-time, it was 1.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.98%.

Palm Beach Poverty

Palm Beach Poverty Rate by Education

Palm Beach Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Palm Beach Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Palm Beach Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

63.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

73.8%

Male Marriage Rate

54.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Palm Beach Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Palm 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 35-44.

Palm Beach Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Palm Beach Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

846

Number of Veterans

835

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

Palm Beach Veterans by War

Palm Beach Veterans by Age

count

Palm Beach Veterans by Race

Palm Beach Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

0%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.62%

Veteran Disability Rate

Palm Beach Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

34.3%

Labor Force Participation

33.2%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Palm Beach Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Palm Beach Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Palm Beach 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

7.86%

Born in Palm Beach

79.9%

Native Born

15.02%

Foreign Born

5.29%

Non Citizen

9.73%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

79.9% of Palm Beach residents were born in the United States, with 7.86% having been born in Florida. 5.29% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Palm Beach Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Palm Beach Population by Year