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About West Palm Beach
With a population of approximately 100,000, West Palm Beach features all the cultural and entertainment amenities of a larger city, while still keeping the feel of a more relaxed coastal town.
West Palm Beach is located on a barrier island directly across Lake Worth Lagoon from the adjacent Palm Beach. It is located approximately 68 miles north of downtown Miami and is easily accessible by Interstate 95 and the Florida Turnpike. Once in town, the North Dixie Highway on US Route One is the main thoroughfare through the city.
The area is serviced by the Palm Beach International Airport, which is less than 5 miles away. While the airport is small, it is serviced by most major North American and regional airlines.
With over six million visitors a year to the area, West Palm Beach has a booming economy and job market. And, coupled with Florida’s lack of state income tax, it is a great location to start a business or make a fresh start.
West Palm Beach benefits from a large Gulfstream, bringing a warm underwater river up from the Gulf of Mexico. This warmer water affects the local climate nicely, with balmy winters and cool evenings after afternoon rains.
West Palm Beach Real Estate
With its attractive coastal location, metropolitan amenities in a modest-sized city, and strong job market and economy, the West Palm Beach real estate market offers attractive options for buyers of all ages and budgets.
Properties range from luxury waterfront condos to apartments and townhouses further inland. There are also a variety of single-family home options close to schools, shopping, and recreation as well.
Condo properties feature bright, spacious layouts with well-designed kitchens and private balconies. Many complexes feature luxurious common areas, courtyards, and gardens, and include pools, spas, and gyms.
Single-family homes are primarily bungalow-style, with Key West, Caribbean, and Mediterranean stylings. Floor plans feature open kitchens and living areas, as well as lushly landscaped yards, often with outdoor entertainment areas as well. Whether you are looking for a brand-new property, turn-key vacation investment, starter home, or renovation opportunity, you will find what you are looking for in West Palm Beach.
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West Palm Beach Attractions
West Palm Beach is considered the “pulse of the Palm Beaches”, a hub for nightlife, cultural attractions, and recreation in Palm Beach County.
Overlooking sparkling Lake Worth Lagoon, Clematis Street is West Palm Beach’s renowned shopping and entertainment district, full of unique boutiques, sidewalk cafes and local eateries, colorful murals, and buzz-worthy bars. Some local favorites include Roxy’s Pub, Respectable Street, The Pawn Shop, and Banko Cantina.
Southern Florida is known as a hotbed of culinary variety, and West Palm Beach is no exception. You can enjoy everything from fresh coastal seafood to authentic Cuban/Caribbean/Latin food, from American steakhouses to exquisite restaurants run by Michelin-star winning chefs. Local highlights include Galley, Avocado Grill, Okeechobee Steak House, Havana, and the Circle at Breaker’s.
West Palm Beach offers fantastic shopping options, from funky boutiques along Clematis Street to the Palm Bay Outlets, featuring over 130 designer shops.
Northwood Village and Rosemary Square are popular shopping and entertainment locales, with a mixture of shops, restaurants, nightclubs, and theatres. Antique Row is widely known as one of the East Coast’s premier antique shopping districts.
There is a strong community culture here, with many public events and festivals. Sun Fest is the biggest festival in Florida, with over 275,000 visitors enjoying various waterfront music and arts events in April and May. Clematis by Night is a weekly free family-friendly event featuring concerts, local eateries, and a happy hour along the waterfront.
West Palm Beach also has a rich arts and culture scene, with a large number of museums and arts venues, including the Norton Museum of Art, the Richard and Pat Johnson Palm Beach County History Museum, Kravis Centre for the Performing Arts, Harriet Himmel Theatre, and Meyer Amphitheatre.
When talking about West Palm Beach, we cannot forget the beautiful waterfront and its near-endless collection of beaches. With over 47 miles of Atlantic coastline, you’ll never run out of sand and sea to explore. Best local beaches include Delray Beach, Juno Beach, or Palm Beach.
If you want to enjoy the outdoors without the beach, there are lots of other adventures to be found, including Okeeheelee Park, Riverbend Park, Lake Mangonia, and the Grassy Waters Everglades Preserve. Whether you are walking, hiking, biking, kayaking, paddleboarding, boating, or fishing, you will find your slice of nature to enjoy it.
West Palm Beach is the golf capital of the world and home to PGA headquarters. There are numerous tournaments throughout the year, including the PGA Honda Classic. It also features more courses than any county in Florida. Top-rated local courses include Palm Beach National Resort & Spa, The Breakers Golf Club, and West Palm Beach Golf Club, but there is also a wide range of semi-private and municipal courses for all skill levels. With so many options, you will never have a problem making a tee time.
West Palm Beach Education
Serviced by the School District of Palm Beach County, the 11th-largest school system in the country, West Palm Beach features 20 elementary schools, 7 middle schools, and 30 public and private high schools.
There are also community colleges and two universities, including Florida Atlantic University, Palm Beach Atlantic University, and Palm Beach State College. There’s also access to two of the nation’s top universities- the University of Florida and the University of Miami- in nearby communities.
West Palm Beach Real Estate Stats
|Average Home Price||$430K|
|Lowest Priced Home||$0|
|Highest Listing Price||$4.3B|
|Total Property Listings||518,240|
|Avg. Days On Market||166|
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