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Delray Beach
  • Town in Florida

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C
  3. Housing
    grade C
  4. Nightlife
    grade A
  5. Good for Families
    grade B+
  6. Diversity
    grade A
  7. Jobs
    grade B
  8. Weather
    grade A
  9. Cost of Living
    grade C
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A minus
  12. Commute
    grade A minus

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Delray Beach is a town in Florida with a population of 66,646. Delray Beach is in Palm Beach County and is one of the best places to live in Florida. Living in Delray Beach offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Delray Beach there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals and retirees live in Delray Beach and residents tend to lean liberal. The public schools in Delray Beach are above average.

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About Delray Beach...
Population
66,646

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$352,400
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,821
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    35%
  • Own
    65%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    422.8
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    7.1
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    44
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    95.1
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    347.6
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,736.7
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    337.7
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    8%
  • 10-17 years
    5%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    14%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    17%
  • 65+ years
    27%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    15%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    25%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    25%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    23%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    12%
    national  11%

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