Palm Beach Tourism

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The Town of Palm Beach is an incorporated town in Palm Beach County, Florida, United States. The Intracoastal Waterway separates it from the neighboring cities of West Palm Beach and Lake Worth. In 2000, Palm Beach had a year-round population of 10,468, with an estimated seasonal population of 30,000.


Another Floridian resort town, the Palm Beach is a go-to destination for several. It is simply divided by the Intracoastal Waterway from its sister town of West Palm Beach. Henry Morrison Flagler is the pioneer of this resort town. It is his two hotels that began the city’s flourishment. These hotels, The Breakers Hotel and the Royal Poinciana Hotel still continue to be the protagonists of Palm Beach tourism. The city’s name is derived from the abundance of coconut palm, Cocos nucifera, which surprisingly is neither native to Florida nor America.

As you Visit Palm Beach make sure that you don’t miss out on the following attractions. The Henry Morrison Flagler Museum or the Whitehall, is a 5-room mansion open to the public. Then the Worth Avenue will delight all the shopaholics and foodies. Lake Trail, The Society of the Four Arts, Bethesda by the Sea, Mid-Town Municipal Beach are some more attractions that are a must-see in Palm Beach.

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Facts and Stats for Palm Beach*

  • Pollution Statistics in Palm Beach

    Know the pollution level of Palm Beach before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 60 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 45 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 30 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 40 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 40 (Moderate)
  • Palm Beach: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Palm Beach for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Palm Beach.

    • Burglary and Theft 53.85 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 36.54 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 51.92 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 36.54 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 40.38 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 34.62 (Low)
    • Drug offense 63.46 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 38.46 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 44.23 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 36.54 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 59.62 (Moderate)
  • Living in Palm Beach - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Palm Beach is 148.31 (High)

    • Safety Index 50.67 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 88.04 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 56.21 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 30.33 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 77.33 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 62.36 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.07 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 99.65 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Palm Beach

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Palm Beach

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 31.07 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 81.92 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 36.82 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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