South Bay, FL 33493 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 33493: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
South Bay, FL 33493

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 81
  • Single Family Addresses: 680
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 90
  • County: Palm Beach County
  • Centroid: Latitude 26.673, Longitude -80.717
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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South Bay, FL 33493 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 5,416
Population in Households 3,478
Population in Familes 2,971
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,938
Population Density1 55
Diversity Index2 72


Total Households 1,016
Average Household Size 3.42
Family Households 790
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 1,236 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 478 (38.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 538 (43.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 220 (17.8%)
Median Home Value $91,935
Average Home Value $101,360


Median Household Income $28,970
Average Household Income $40,859
Per Capita Income $16,552
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.46% 1.26%
Households 1.8% 1.82%
Families 1.68% 1.76%
Median Household Income   0.33%
Per Capita Income   0.21%
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.

South Bay, FL 33493 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 33493 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 # 794 18th
Population Density1 # 841 13th
Diversity Index2 # 115 88th
Median Household Income # 917 5th
Per Capita Income # 871 10th

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