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Palm Beach County, FL

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Palm Beach County, FL
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatWest Palm Beach, FL
  • Population1,320,134
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 1969.7600
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 670.2000

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)20101,320,13428 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)2010670.20218 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)201819.7%518 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)201822.9%340 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201300 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201311 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20193.3%1954 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)20161,015.101916 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201623.4%2370 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)20166.902302 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201840.7%2366 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)201612128 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)20154.2%2968 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)201817.1%1809 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$2,057,207,000.0062 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)201712124 of 1287
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201193.181512 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)201990.1%398 of 1006
Second Highest 1-hour Carbon Monoxide Measurement (County)20081.50167 of 212
Greenhouse Gas Direct Emitting Facilities (County)20189102 of 1227
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)201110.602240 of 3108
FEMA Public Assistance Grant Dollars Obligated for Disasters (County)2019$737,958.94163 of 826
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$50,628,674,000.0044 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20104.3%166 of 2773
Attendance to Arts and Culture Events (County)20155,420,59311 of 109
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201237.9%476 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201814154 of 1961
Inmates Executed, All Races (Cumulative Since 1977) (County)1977-20182137 of 198
Immigrant Households Entering County According to Tax Returns (County)2017-201816289 of 389
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)201011,00365 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)2019313,541.41664 of 3034
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$4,850,000,000.0048 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$49,047,000,000.0020 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$5,903,000,000.0043 of 2178
Population (County)20502,593,00018 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$356,664.0048 of 3112
Total Employees (County)20501,613,00024 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)2050183,00024 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)20503,9678 of 2780
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