Royal Palm Estates, FL Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Royal Palm Estates, Florida - Basic Facts

The Royal Palm Estates Census Designated Place had a population of 3,081 as of July 1, 2016. Royal Palm Estates ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Florida. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Royal Palm Estates is located at latitude 26.6814 and longitude -80.1264 in Palm Beach County. The formal boundaries for the Royal Palm Estates Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.83 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Palm Beach County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 16 feet.

The Royal Palm Estates Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2403495) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Florida is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Royal Palm Estates Census Designated Place is located within West Palm Beach CCD of Palm Beach County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Royal Palm Estates population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Royal Palm Estates, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 3,081
Population in Households 2,975
Population in Familes 2,429
Population in Group Qrtrs 106
Population Density1 3,706
Diversity Index2 81


Total Households 914
Average Household Size 3.25
Family Households 683
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 1,044 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 358 (34.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 556 (53.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 130 (12.5%)
Median Home Value $121,833
Average Home Value $174,510


Median Household Income $37,895
Average Household Income $43,160
Per Capita Income $14,206
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.29% 0.56%
Households 0.11% 0.5%
Families -0.02% 0.38%
Median Household Income   3.01%
Per Capita Income   1.32%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Royal Palm Estates, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Royal Palm Estates to the other 919 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 570 38th
Population Density1 # 185 80th
Diversity Index2 # 23 98th
Median Household Income # 672 27th
Per Capita Income # 861 6th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.