Royal Palm Beach is a medium-sized village located in the state of Florida. With a population of 40,018 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Royal Palm Beach is the 89th largest community in Florida.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Royal Palm Beach is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Royal Palm Beach is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Royal Palm Beach who work in office and administrative support (11.44%), sales jobs (10.87%), and management occupations (9.64%).
Also of interest is that Royal Palm Beach has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In terms of college education, Royal Palm Beach is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 32.62% of adults in Royal Palm Beach have a college degree.
The per capita income in Royal Palm Beach in 2010 was $32,063, which is upper middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $128,252 for a family of four. However, Royal Palm Beach contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Royal Palm Beach is an extremely 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 23.33% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Royal Palm Beach include German, Irish, Italian, Jamaican, and Haitian.
Royal Palm Beach also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 25.09%.
The most common language spoken in Royal Palm Beach is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.