West Palm Beach, FL 33401 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 33401: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
West Palm Beach, FL 33401

Acceptable Alternative
West Palm Bch, FL 33401

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 2,103
  • Single Family Addresses: 5,873
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 8,804
  • County: Palm Beach County
  • Centroid: Latitude 26.706, Longitude -80.065
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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West Palm Beach, FL 33401 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 27,160
Population in Households 25,443
Population in Familes 14,980
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,717
Population Density1 5,296
Diversity Index2 70


Total Households 12,864
Average Household Size 1.98
Family Households 5,123
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 17,674 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,026 (22.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,838 (50.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,810 (27.2%)
Median Home Value $210,460
Average Home Value $312,320


Median Household Income $38,588
Average Household Income $64,311
Per Capita Income $31,663
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.6% 1.51%
Households 1.59% 1.66%
Families 1.1% 1.32%
Median Household Income   1.4%
Per Capita Income   1.85%
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.

West Palm Beach, FL 33401 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 33401 to the other 965 ZIP Codes 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 # 299 69th
Population Density1 # 86 91st
Diversity Index2 # 149 84th
Median Household Income # 705 27th
Per Capita Income # 264 73rd

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