West Palm Beach, Florida

Current Temperature ° Population 100,778

Homefacts City Report

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Serving Southeast Florida and Volusia County

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 15.8%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 53.9%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 30.4%

Crime Rate

42.77% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 377
  • Violent Crimes: 684
  • Robbery: 274
  • Burglary: 999
  • Property Crime: 4
  • Larceny Theft: 3

Registered Offenders

44.66% Higher than national avg.
  • 284 offenders in West Palm Beach
  • 28.18 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $220,000
  • Median Sales Price: $150,000
  • Foreclosures: 3,130
  • Homes For Sale: 1,565
  • Homes For Rent: 504

Environmental Hazards

590 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 19
  • Registered Polluters: 10
  • Superfunds: 20
  • Tanks & Spills: 541

Unemployment

Moderate 4.5%
  • Florida unemployment average: 5.2%
  • National unemployment average: 5.4%

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64 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 64 K-12 public schools in West Palm Beach, FL and 19 private schools. Homefacts rates West Palm Beach's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.

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Crime view details

284 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index view report

*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in West Palm Beach, FL

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$220,000 compared to April 2014
Median Sales Price
$150,000 compared to April 2014

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    50%
  • Rented
    23.8%
  • Owned
    26.2%

1,565 Homes For Sale View All

$20,000
5421 Marcia Pl
West Palm Beach, FL 33407
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$60,000
2426 Florida St
West Palm Beach, FL 33406
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$5,000
304 Lake Dora Dr 304
West Palm Beach, FL 33411
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$15,000
1401 Village Blvd 1525
West Palm Beach, FL 33409
1 Beds | 1 Baths

3,130 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
$116,055  
$143,462
Palm Ave
West Palm Beach, FL 33406
-- Beds | 2 Baths
$222,064
Malverne Rd
West Palm Beach, FL 33405
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$843,205
N Flagler Dr # 2205
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$125,028
Evergreen Dr
West Palm Beach, FL 33403
-- Beds | 2 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

30 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of West Palm Beach, FL issued 30 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of West Palm Beach, FL issued 27 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Building Permits By Year

504 Rental Properties View All

$1,800
6108 Eaton Street
West Palm Beach, FL 33411
3 Beds | 3 Baths
$1,200
3500 Briar Bay Boulevard
West Palm Beach, FL 33411
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$2,100
801 S Olive Avenue
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
1 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,150
1457 Lake Crystal Drive
West Palm Beach, FL 33411
2 Beds | 2 Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from West Palm Beach, FL
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $707
  • 1 Bedroom: $891
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,132
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,550
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,843

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Environmental Hazards

590 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in West Palm Beach, FL
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  • Registered Polluters
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (1303/1338)
    West Palm Beach, FL has 97.38% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    West Palm Beach, FL is a green zone.
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  • UV Index VERY HIGH 8.24 Average
    West Palm Beach, FL is a very high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 67.18°
  • February 68.2°
  • March 69.65°
  • April 75.52°
  • May 79.13°
  • June 82.13°
  • July 83.73°
  • August 83.82°
  • September 81.88°
  • October 78.75°
  • November 72.1°
  • December 69.73°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for West Palm Beach, FL

Earthquakes
West Palm Beach, FL has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
West Palm Beach, FL has a high risk of hurricanes.
Hail
West Palm Beach, FL has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
West Palm Beach, FL has a very low risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in West Palm Beach, FL: $44,897

Median Cost Of Living

Cost of Living index National Average is 100. Values under are lower cost and values over are higher cost.

Unemployment

Unemployment in West Palm Beach is 4.5%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 5.2% and % respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 41.66%
White Collar - 58.34%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Rick Scott
  • Sen. Bill Nelson
  • Sen. Marco Rubio

City Representatives

  • Vern Buchanan
  • Trey Radel
  • Lois Frankel
  • Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Neighborhood Info

2 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

95 FCC Towers view all

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