Highland Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida

Highland Beach is a city in Palm Beach County, Florida. As of the 2014 census, the city population was 3,687. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.49 square miles. An elevation is 10 feet (3.04 m) above sea level. The population density was 7,526 people per square mile. The median age was 65.8 years (Florida state median age was 41.8 years). For every 100 females there were 92 males.
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6971 N Federal Hwy, E-204, Boca Raton, FL 33487
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Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2014)
3,687 residents
Population Change
-2.3% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
65.8 years (State: 41.8)
Below the Poverty Line
8.1% (Year: 2015)
Population Males
1,766 residents
Population Females
1,921 residents
Population Urban
100% of residents
Foreign Born Residents
6.8% Europe, 5.4% Latin America
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
5.2% (State: 5.4%)

Elections Results Data

 

    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers

     

      Highland Beach Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)

       

        Highland Beach Residents Living Below the Poverty Line (According to 2015)

         

          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born Highland Beach Residents

           

            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

             
              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              $942,603
              Median Home Value (Year: 2015)
              $543,035 (State: $179,800)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$332,635 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2015)
              $2,679
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $1,108 – $1,700
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              $1,997
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              110 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $5,969 (0.90%)
              Property Taxes without Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $6,013 (1.10%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $102,868 (State: $49,426)
              Changes in Household Income
              +$29,879 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2015)
              $89,318
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              +$22,030 since 2000 year
              Education Data (by Residents, Schools, Colleges)

              Education attainment (25+ years residents)

               

                Males 25 Years and Older

                 

                  Females 25 Years and Older

                   

                    Nearest Colleges & Universities

                    • Florida Atlantic University
                      about 3 miles
                      Boca Raton, FL
                      Full-time enrollment: 24,403
                    • Lynn University
                      about 4 miles
                      Boca Raton, FL
                      FT enrollment: 2,151
                    • Everest University-Pompano Beach
                      about 12 miles
                      Pompano Beach, FL
                      FT enrollment: 2,316
                    • Palm Beach State College
                      about 15 miles
                      Lake Worth, FL
                      FT enrollment: 19,938
                    • Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale
                      about 16 miles
                      Fort Lauderdale, FL
                      FT enrollment: 18,270
                    • Palm Beach Atlantic University
                      about 22 miles
                      West Palm Beach, FL
                      FT enrollment: 2,868
                    • Broward College
                      about 25 miles
                      Fort Lauderdale, FL
                      FT enrollment: 30,322
                    Highland Beach Police Department
                    Full-time Employees (Year: 2015)
                    15 policemen
                    Full-time Law Enforcement Officers
                    14 policemen
                    Officers per 1,000 Residents
                    3.76 policemen (State: 2.35)
                    Labor Market Description

                    Unemployment Rate

                     

                      Male: Employment in Industries (Services)

                       

                        Female: Employment in Industries (Services)

                         

                          Male: Most Common Occupations

                           

                            Female: Most Common Occupations

                             
                              Highland Beach Infrastructure
                              Grocery Stores in the City
                              259 stores
                              Grocery Stores per 10,000 Citizens
                              2.05 (State: 2.04)
                              Supercenters in the City
                              13 centers
                              Supercenters per 10,000 Citizens
                              0.10 (State: 0.11)
                              Convenience Stores not at Gas Stations
                              161 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (no Gas)
                              1.28 (State: 1.28)
                              Convenience Stores at Gas Stations
                              284 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (with Gas)
                              2.25 (State: 3.04)
                              Number of Restaurants in the City
                              1,129 restaurants
                              Restaurants per 10,000 Citizens
                              8.96 (State: 7.45)
                              Number of Houses in the City
                              3,630

                              Hospitals in Highland Beach

                              • BOCA HOME HEALTH
                                Home Health Center, about 2 miles away
                                BOCA RATON, FL
                              • FOUNTAINS NURSING HOME
                                Nursing Home, about 2 miles away
                                BOCA RATON, FL
                              • BOCA HOME CARE INC
                                Home Health Center, about 2 miles away
                                BOCA RATON, FL
                              • MANORCARE HEALTH SERVICES
                                Nursing Home, about 2 miles away
                                BOCA RATON, FL
                              • EMPATHY CARE INC
                                Home Health Center, about 2 miles away
                                BOCA RATON, FL
                              • B AND B HOMECARE OF PALM BEACH LLC
                                Home Health Center, about 2 miles away
                                BOCA RATON, FL
                              • ELITE HOME HEALTH OF THE PALM BEACHES
                                Home Health Center, about 3 miles away
                                BOCA RATON, FL

                              Amtrak Stations in Highland Beach

                              • 5 miles: DELRAY BEACH (345 S. CONGRESS AVE.)
                                Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
                              • 7 miles: DEERFIELD BEACH (1300 W. HILLSBORO BLVD.)
                                Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

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                                  Other Information

                                  Highland Beach by Race (According to 2010)

                                   

                                    Median Unit Value (According to 2015)

                                     

                                      Crime Rates per 100,000 Residents (According to 2015)

                                       

                                        Natural Disasters in Highland Beach

                                         

                                          Air Quality Information

                                           
                                            Common Weather Information
                                            Tornadoes Average Activity
                                            26% (Smaller then US)
                                            Earthquakes Average Activity
                                            97% (Smaller then US)
                                            Number of Natural Disasters
                                            24 pc. (State: 13 pc.)
                                            Number of Major Disasters
                                            15 pc.
                                            Number of Emergencies Disasters
                                            8 pc.
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