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Downtown
  • Neighborhood in West Palm Beach, FL

Report Card

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

editorial

Downtown is a neighborhood in West Palm Beach, Florida with a population of 5,713. Downtown is in Palm Beach County and is one of the best places to live in Florida. Living in Downtown offers residents a dense urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Downtown there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals and retirees live in Downtown and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Downtown are above average.

About

About Downtown...
Population
5,713

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$621,255
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,929
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Dense Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    64%
  • Own
    36%
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Downtown Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of neighborhoods based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade unavailable
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    No data available  
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    No data available  
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    No data available  
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    No data available  
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    No data available  
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No data available  
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$107,518
National
$75,149
Families with Children
6%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    33%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    35%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    20%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    9%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    national  11%

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Downtown Reviews

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