In 2017, West Palm Beach, FL had a population of 107k people with a median age of 39.6 and a median household income of $49,054. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of West Palm Beach, FL grew from 104,978 to 106,805, a 1.74% increase and its median household income grew from $46,672 to $49,054, a 5.1% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in West Palm Beach, FL are White (Non-Hispanic) (38.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (33.5%), White (Hispanic) (19.1%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.76%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (2.72%). N/A% of the people in West Palm Beach, FL speak a non-English language, and 85.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in West Palm Beach, FL are Palm Beach Atlantic University (789 degrees awarded in 2017) and Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers-West Palm Beach (145 degrees).
The median property value in West Palm Beach, FL is $218,200, and the homeownership rate is 48.6%. Most people in West Palm Beach, FL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.5 minutes. The average car ownership in West Palm Beach, FL is 2 cars per household.