Boynton Beach, FL Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Boynton Beach, Florida - Basic Facts

The City of Boynton Beach had a population of 75,782 as of July 1, 2017. Boynton Beach 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 Boynton Beach is located at latitude 26.5283 and longitude -80.0807 in Palm Beach County. The formal boundaries for the City of Boynton Beach (see map below) encompass a land area of 16.18 sq. miles and a water area of 0.34 sq. miles. Palm Beach County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 20 feet.

The City of Boynton Beach (GNIS ID: 2403906) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Florida is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Boynton Beach is located within Boynton Beach-Delray Beach CCD of Palm Beach County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Boynton Beach population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Boynton Beach: Boynton.

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Boynton Beach, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 75,782
Daytime Population: Workers 35,586
Daytime Population: Residents 41,026
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 76,612
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.01
Population in Households 74,792
Population in Familes 54,881
Population in Group Qrtrs 990
Population Density2 4,682
Diversity Index3 67


Median Household Income $49,703
Average Household Income $66,898
Per Capita Income $28,919


Total Housing Units 39,442 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 19,614 (49.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 12,652 (32.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 7,177 (18.2%)
Median Home Value $175,036
Average Home Value $215,845


Total Households 32,265
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 18,237
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.46% 1.39%
Households 1.43% 1.36%
Families 1.33% 1.23%
Median Household Income   2.1%
Per Capita Income   2.7%

Boynton Beach, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Boynton Beach to the other 919 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 41 96th
Population Density # 129 86th
Diversity Index # 189 80th
Median Household Income # 427 54th
Per Capita Income # 366 60th

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