In 2017, Palm Beach County, FL had a population of 1.47M people with a median age of 44.8 and a median household income of $60,057. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Palm Beach County, FL grew from 1.44M to 1.47M, a 1.89% increase and its median household income grew from $57,580 to $60,057, a 4.3% increase.
The population of Palm Beach County, FL is 54.5% White Alone, 22.3% Hispanic or Latino, and 18.7% Black or African American Alone. 30.9% of the people in Palm Beach County, FL speak a non-English language, and 88.3% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Palm Beach County, FL are Florida Atlantic University (7,655 degrees awarded in 2016), Palm Beach State College (6,926 degrees), and Palm Beach Atlantic University (798 degrees).
The median property value in Palm Beach County, FL is $282,900, and the homeownership rate is 69.5%. Most people in Palm Beach County, FL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Palm Beach County, FL is 2 cars per household.