Palm Beach County

Palm Beach County is located in Southeast Florida bordering the Atlantic Ocean and Broward, Martin and Hendry Counties. 

Palm Beach County was established in 1909 from a portion of Dade County and was named for the coconut palms that lines the Atlantic ocean beach. 

Palm Beach County Florida Image Map
Population - 2000
1,131,191
Population - 2010
1,320,134
Population - 2015 Est
1,378,417
Land Area (sq mi)
1,970
Water Area (sq mi)
413
Total Area (sq mi)
2,383
Average Rainfall
60
Temperature - Average High
82
Temperature - Average Low
67

FAU Stadium is home to the Florida Atlantic University college football team, located in Boca Raton, Florida. It also hosts the Major League Lacrosse Team, the Florida Launch. 

Palm Beach County School District is a top performing school district where 10 schools have earned Newsweek’s Best High Schools in America 2013. The school district is also the eleventh largest in the nation and the fifth largest in the state of Florida. There are 185 schools in the Palm Beach County, serving more than 183,000 students.These students speak over 150 languages and dialects, and come from a multitude of diverse backgrounds.

Rapids Water Park is a water park in Palm Beach, Florida that includes a wave pool, thirty-five water slides, including dual seven-story speed slides, and a quarter mile lazy river.

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The foundation of Palm Beach Day Academy’s program is the education of our students in an academically challenging and compassion rich environment that guides each child toward personal excellence of mind, body and character.  

Forget the frozen french fries in your freezer and stop by BFF for some freshly-cut, hand-washed french fries. They are places in a cone and you can choose 2 among the 15+ dipping sauces BFF offers. As soon as you bite into one of their crispy fries this food truck will be your new BFF.

Bethesda Hospital East and its affiliates offer a full array of health care services including comprehensive cancer care, comprehensive cardiovascular services, orthopedics, maternity services including a level III neonatal intensive care unit, advanced primary stroke center, inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation, wound care and hyperbaric medicine, and more.

Boca Prep International School is an IB World School offering a full IB program from preschool to grade 12. 

The vision of Boca Raton Christian School is to develop Christian leaders of influence for tomorrow. The school offers PreK3 through 12th Grade. 

The Boca Raton Public Library is in Palm Beach County, but is separate from the Palm Beach County library system. It has two locations within Boca Raton. Library cards are free to anyone in the city of Boca Raton and are available for annual purchase for those living outside of the city.

Boca Raton Regional Hospital was established due to the compelling community need in 1967. Boca Raton Regional Hospital is a not-for-profit, advanced tertiary medical center with more than 800 primary and specialty physicians on staff. This hospital is a recognized leader in Cardiovascular Care, Oncology, Women’s Health, Orthopedics, Emergency Medicine, and the Neurosciences, all of which offer state-of-the-art diagnostic and imaging capabilities. Boca Raton Regional Hospital is accredited by The Joint Commission and is one of only four hospitals in Palm Beach County to be designated by the Florida Agency for Healthcare Administration (AHCA) as a Comprehensive Stroke Center.

The Boynton Beach City Library is separate from the Palm Beach County library system. Library cards are available to anyone who lives in Palm Beach County, goes to school in Palm Beach County, or works in Boynton Beach.

The Braille and Talking Book Library is a library dedicated to providing reading materials to blind and visually impaired residents. Its headquarters is located in Daytona and it has nine subregional locations in Coca, Ft. Myers, Ft. Lauderdale, Jacksonville, Clearwater, Miami, Orlando, Pensacola, and Lake Worth to serve residents throughout the state.

Churrasco Grill serves grilled chicken, steak, and pork influenced by South American flavors. They also serve gourmet empanadas filled with your choice of shrimp, chicken, or beef. 

City Wings 305 is a family owned business that participates in food truck events and festivals. They also provide catering for corporate lunches, family reunions, and parties.

Clarity Health Solutions uses innovative and integrative approaches to offer psychotherapy and behavioral health treatment to the people of Jupiter, Florida. Our lead counselor Jennifer Hoskins is trained in EMDR and TF-CBT. We treat each of our clients with utmost personalized attention and offer therapy that their needs demand.

The Crest Theatre is a historic theater on the Old School Square in Delray Beach. It is the restored auditorium of the old 1925 Delray High School. It is a performance venue for touring Broadway shows, comedy specials, notable speakers, and musical performances.

The Delray Beach Playhouse is a community theater that first opened its doors in 1947. It puts on several musicals each year plus other fun performances and a few shows from the children's theatre.

The Delray Beach Public Library is located in Delray Beach. It is separate from the Palm Beach County library system, but can be accessed using a Palm Beach County library card.

Digital Media Arts College is a school in Boca Raton. It has degree programs in graphic design, game art, animation, motion graphics, and web design.

From traditional to unique flavored donuts, Dough Dough's Donut Food Truck has the donut you're craving. Do you love a fresh, hot cup of coffee to go with your donut? What about ice cream? Dough Dough's Donuts has the perfect pairing with the donut of your choice. 

Calling all BBQ lovers! This family run food truck cooks all sides, sauces, and rubs from scratch and smokes all the meats. These homemade recipes have won 1st place in several competitions against strong competitors. 

Dreher Dog Park is a local dog park that has large and small dog areas and is not well known, but is welcoming to everyone.

Easterseals has the nation’s largest network of inclusive child development centers for infants through preschool (0-5 years of age). In these settings educators meet the needs of students (with and without disabilities) through the use of specialized approaches and instruction to prepare preschoolers for entry into the school system or to support current students to achieve at their highest level.

Eggroll Truck is a multi-cuisine fast food service that specializes in egg rolls.

Everglades University is a college located in Boca Raton. It offers masters and bachelors degrees in the fields of science, health, and business. Classes are available online and in person.

Garden of the Sahaba Academy is committed to empowering students with sound Islamic principles and skills for high academic achievement in order to become productive citizens.

Glades Day School is a fully accredited, independent day school located on a spacious 30-acre campus nestled in the heart of the Palm Beach County's agricultural community, Belle Glade.  Glades Day School offers a unique, small-school experience that highlights academic excellence, athletic leadership and extracurricular participation.  

As a premier early childhood and elementary school program for Preschool through 6th grade, we provide a superior academic program while nurturing the whole child. At GSES, we believe that a school should inspire a love of learning while promoting children’s social growth, emotional growth, intellectual development, and creativity. 

The Highland Beach Library is an independent public library in Highland Beach. Library cards are free for residents of Highland Beach and are available for purchase for non-residents.

Special day school serving all of Palm Beach County, Kindergarten through twelfth grade students who have been identified as Emotionally/Behaviorally Disordered, offering academically focused school with therapy infused throughout the day.

The Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts is West Palm Beach's premier performing arts center. With 4 incredible venues, the Kravis Center hosts more than 800 events each year.

The Lake Park Public Library is located in Lake Park, Florida. It is an independent library in Palm Beach County and cards are available to anyone living in the county or working Lake Park.

The Lake Worth Public Library is located in Lake Worth, Florida. Library cards are available to resident of Lake Worth and any other Palm Beach County Library Cooperative city. Non-residents can purchase a library card for a small fee.

Boca Home Schoolers, Inc. is a home education support group with a special interest in upholding Christian beliefs. Anyone home schooling as follows is invited to join. Full Membership: legally homeschooling at least one child. Pre-School Membership: have at least one pre-school child who they anticipate homeschooling.

This group is dedicated to the Christian Homeschool Support of the Western Communities in Palm Beach County, FL. This group primarily serves residents of Loxahatchee, Royal Palm Beach, Wellington and Palm Beach Gardens, but all are welcome to join. 

Inclusive nonprofit homeschool cooperative support group serving Palm Beach County area homeschoolers in grades 6-9. 

Christian family support group for homeschoolers who home educate in North Broward and South Palm Beach Counties. 

Homeschooling South Florida is a Yahoo Group designed for homeschooling kids (and their moms/dads) from the Palm Beaches, Broward County, and Dade County. Members on this board are open to discuss homeschooling issues such as curriculum selection, unschooling, the pros and cons (when mom/dad becomes overwhelmed), offer advice to new homeschoolers and share articles found concerning homeschooling issues.

A Judeo-Christrian homeschool support group designed to build friendships, encourage volunteerism, and develop socialization geared for children age 9 and up. We recently have added Pre-Pact, geared toward ages 8 and under.  

We are an active, inclusive and social support group for homeschooling mothers of school-age children. All members are encouraged to plan and participate in many fun and enriching activities including playdates, field trips, study sessions and more. We strive to have fun while we educate our children and make friends for ourselves. 

Inclusive volunteer-run homeschool support group open to local Palm Beach County, Florida homeschoolers regardless of beliefs, ethnicity, or homeschooling style. Our focus is on homeschooling with an aim to provide friendly support with social and educational opportunities for all. 

Parents Educating Children's mission is to support and encourage its member parents who are engaged in a home education program, as well as those considering homeschooling as an academic option. Our philosophy is founded on traditional, Biblical, Judeo-Christian values.

This group is for unschooling families in Palm Beach County, Florida. Unschoolers do not follow ANY curriculum, therefore this is not the place to discuss curriculum! Forming a group of like-minded individuals that can meet to socialize and empower one another is what this list is all about. We wish to extend our welcome to not only unschoolers, but to those who might be tempted to try unschooling as well as families sharing "attachment parenting" philosophies. To most of us here unschooling is merely a continuation of this parenting style.