West Palm Beach Real Estate , Demographics, and Information

About West Palm Beach, FL

Originally built by Henry Flagler to provide an area of commerce outside of Palm Beach, West Palm Beach has grown into a leading city and center of distribution. Well known for its 50,000 palm trees and some of the most beautiful tropical foliage in the state, West Palm Beach is a flourishing residential area and a thriving mecca for area business, finance, and light industry. Home to an international airport and a popular spot for winter residents, West Palm Beach is a golfer's dream. Cultural attractions abound, underlined by the renowned Norton Gallery of Art and the Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts. The West Palm Beach Auditorium also provides a wide range of entertainment including concerts, ice shows, sports events, and musicals. Long famous for its world class dining, West Palm Beach is also home to the renowned Florida Culinary Institute. Recreational opportunity abounds in a myriad of parks and along the Coastal Ridge Waterway, encouraging swimming, golfing, tennis, fishing, and deep-sea diving. Easy access to the ocean is provided via the many public and private marinas and boat ramps located through the county, while avid anglers are invited to charter deep-sea fishing boats.

West Palm Beach Real Estate

Homes in West Palm Beach listed for sale range in square footage from around 209 square feet to over 739,127 square feet and in price from approximately $69,900 to $30,600,000. Listed below is all West Palm Beach real estate for sale in Palm Beach County by Skilled Real Estate as well as all other Real Estate Brokers who participate in the local MLS.

Find a Top West Palm Beach Realtor® or Real Estate Agent in Palm Beach County

Whether you are looking to sell your West Palm Beach home, purchase a West Palm Beach home, or rent a home in West Palm Beach or one of many other great Palm Beach County communities. Please reach out to Sean Ford at at 305.788.3673, or send him an email at sean@skilledrealestate.com or one of our West Palm Beach market experts if you have any questions or would like assistance seeing any West Palm Beach homes for sale.

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West Palm Beach Demographics and Information


Population Insight -  

Total Population
Median Age
Population Density(People/sq mile)
Population Change(Since 2000)
Population Change(Since 2010)

Population by Gender

Population by Age Group

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Source: ATTOM Data Solutions

Household Insight -  

Total Households
Households with Children
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Marital Status

Households with Children

The cost of living is the national average.

Source: ATTOM Data Solutions

Market Insight -  

Median List Price
Median Days On Market
Home Size(sq ft)
Lot Size(sq ft)
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Source: ATTOM Data Solutions

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Frequestly Asked Questions about West Palm Beach

  • What is the Real Estate Market like in West Palm Beach?
  • Over the past year, the median list price in West Palm Beach was $1,238,598 for a 2,369 sq ft home, which works out to approx $530 per sq ft.
  • How quickly do homes sell for in West Palm Beach?
  • Average Days On Market for home in West Palm Beach is 102 days.
  • Where can I find a Real Estate Agent in West Palm Beach?
  • Call Skilled Real Estate, your local real estate team, at 954-998-3673. Our West Palm Beach real estate agents are here to help and you will be set up with an agent who specializes in the West Palm Beach housing market.
  • What is the population of West Palm Beach?
  • The population of West Palm Beach is 113,955 with approximately 2,061 people per sq mile.
  • How fast is West Palm Beach growing?
  • The population of West Palm Beach has changed 40% since 2010 and 14% since 2000.
  • How many homes are in West Palm Beach?
  • There are approximately 49,447 homes in West Palm Beach, 23% with children. The average West Palm Beach home was built in 1988 and is worth $469,296 while the average residency is 14 years.
  • What is the weather like in West Palm Beach?
  • West Palm Beach has approximately 133 days of rain per year, which provides about 61 inches of rain annually. The average low temperature is 66 degrees and the average high temperature is 83 degrees.
  • What is the cost of living in West Palm Beach?
  • The cost of living in West Palm Beach is -1% above the national average.
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