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Delray Beach is a larger medium-sized coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Florida. With a population of 65,055 people and 35 constituent neighborhoods, Delray Beach is the 41st largest community in Florida.
Delray Beach is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 87.45% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Delray Beach is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Delray Beach who work in sales jobs (14.12%), office and administrative support (11.88%) and management occupations (11.24%).
Also of interest is that Delray Beach has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Delray Beach is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.
For the size of the city, public transportation in Delray Beach is quite heavily used. Mostly, people who use it for their daily commute are taking the bus. For Delray Beach, the benefits are reduced air pollution and congestion on the highways.
The overall education level of Delray Beach citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 33.70% of adults in Delray Beach have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Delray Beach in 2010 was $34,339, which is upper middle income relative to Florida, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $137,356 for a family of four. However, Delray Beach contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Delray Beach is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Delray Beach home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Delray Beach residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Delray Beach also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.42% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Delray Beach include Haitian, Irish, German, Italian, English and Polish.
Delray Beach also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 23.03%.
The most common language spoken in Delray Beach is English. Other important languages spoken here include French Creole and Spanish.
|DELRAY BEACH INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||26,554|
|DELRAY BEACH HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||63.05%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||36.95%|
|TYPE OF DELRAY BEACH HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||36.70%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||10.62%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||15.85%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||36.13%|
|SIZE OF DELRAY BEACH HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||1.66%|
|AGE OF DELRAY BEACH HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||12.52%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||67.60%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||17.49%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||2.38%|
|DELRAY BEACH REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$264,332|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,545|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $74,000||9.12%|
|$74,001 - $147,000||19.11%|
|$147,001 - $295,000||26.92%|
|$295,001 - $442,000||16.59%|
|$442,001 - $589,000||10.66%|
|$589,001 - $736,000||5.07%|
|$736,001 - $1,104,000||6.15%|
|$1,104,001 - $1,473,000||2.46%|
|PEOPLE OF DELRAY BEACH||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||4.72%|
|5 TO 17||11.04%|
|18 TO 24||8.32%|
|25 TO 34||14.07%|
|35 TO 54||25.06%|
|55 TO 64||13.81%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||22.97%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||84.67%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$50,833|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$34,339|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||18.03%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (12.49%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (8.34%)
Real estate (4.10%)
Information Technology (2.76%)
Public Service (2.05%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||27.65%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.21%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||4.20%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||1.62%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||11.42%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Haitian (12.78%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (72.76%)
French Creole (12.33%)
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