Royal Palm Beach is a medium-sized village located in the state of Florida. With a population of 37,633 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Royal Palm Beach is the 89th largest community in Florida.
Royal Palm Beach is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Royal Palm Beach is a village of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Royal Palm Beach who work in office and administrative support (17.04%), sales jobs (13.82%), and management occupations (9.81%).
In Royal Palm Beach, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.43 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
The overall education level of Royal Palm Beach is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 26.09% of adults 25 and older in the village have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Royal Palm Beach in 2010 was $26,299, which is middle income relative to Florida, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $105,196 for a family of four. However, Royal Palm Beach contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Royal Palm Beach is a very ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Royal Palm Beach home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Royal Palm Beach residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Royal Palm Beach also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 21.58% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Royal Palm Beach include Italian, Irish, English, and Jamaican.
Royal Palm Beach also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 19.26%.
The most common language spoken in Royal Palm Beach is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French Creole.