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Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Public Schools
    C
  2. Crime & Safety
    B
  3. Housing
    D
  4. Nightlife
    B+
  5. Good for Families
    B-
  6. Diversity
    C
  7. Jobs
    A-
  8. Weather
    A
  9. Cost of Living
    C
  10. Health & Fitness
    A
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    B+
Palm Beach is a suburb of Miami with a population of 8,593. Palm Beach is in Palm Beach County. Living in Palm Beach offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Palm Beach there are a lot of bars, restaurants, and parks. Many retirees live in Palm Beach and residents tend to lean conservative.
About Palm Beach...
Population
8,593

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$986,200
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,533
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    15%
  • Own
    85%
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Palm Beach Rankings

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

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    91.1
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    22.8
    40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    193.6
    500.1
  • Theft
    865.7
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    113.9
    284

Residents

Diversity
C
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    4%
  • 10-17 years
    3%
  • 18-24 years
    1%
  • 25-34 years
    1%
  • 35-44 years
    6%
  • 45-54 years
    6%
  • 55-64 years
    18%
  • 65+ years
    60%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    27%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    35%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    27%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    9%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    2%
    13%

Working in Palm Beach

Jobs
A-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$110,961
National
$55,322

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Palm Beach Reviews

3 reviews
The weather is sunny and pleasant. The summers are either beautiful or stormy. The winters are warm and somewhat breezy. The most essential wardrobe items in my closet are bikinis, flip flops, and a light sweater.
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Employment is good. Considering the city is close there are many opportunities.
There are great local business but should be more!