Delray Beach

This city is famous for its beaches and Atlantic Avenue, where historic and contemporary architecture mix.

 

Welcome to Delray Beach

Where Sun, Sand, and Style Meet


On the southeastern coast of Florida, Delray Beach offers an enchanting mix of sun-kissed shores and sophisticated living. This city is famous for its beaches and Atlantic Avenue, where historic and contemporary architecture mix. Here, lush tropical landscapes blur with preserved historical sites and streets adorned with art galleries, boutique shops, and fine-dining restaurants. Delray Beach’s unique character means there’s something for everyone.
 

What to Love

  • Vibrant Downtown Scene: Atlantic Avenue is alive with energy, featuring a range of high-end shops, art galleries, and restaurants.
  • Lush Parks and Outdoor Spaces: Enjoy the natural beauty and recreational activities in numerous parks and pristine beaches.
  • Community Spirit: The city is known for its frequent local events, including street fairs and art festivals, fostering a strong sense of community.
  • Architectural Diversity: The charming mix of historic buildings alongside modern constructions adds a unique aesthetic appeal.

Local Lifestyle

Life in Delray Beach is synonymous with relaxation and luxury. Residents enjoy a lifestyle that combines coastal living with urban conveniences. You can start your morning with a jog along the beach or yoga in one of the many lush parks, while evenings could involve a stroll down Atlantic Avenue, browsing local boutiques, or dining at top-tier restaurants. The community is tight-knit and welcoming. Here, the emphasis is on living well—whether that’s engaging in outdoor activities, attending cultural events, or simply enjoying the ocean views.
 

Dining and Shopping

Delray Beach's dining scene has everything from gourmet meals to casual eats. Sazio on Atlantic Avenue is a local favorite, where diners can indulge in delicious Italian cuisine. For a unique dining experience, the rooftop bar at The Ray Hotel offers great views with cocktails and small plates. Granger's Grille is famed for its mouth-watering ribs and laid-back ambiance.

When it comes to shopping, Delray Beach caters to a variety of tastes and budgets. Mario's Market is an excellent spot for those looking to grab one of their famous hero sandwiches while shopping for gourmet groceries. Boutique shops along Atlantic Avenue provide everything from high-end fashion to unique artisanal crafts.
 

Things to Do and Entertainment

Delray Beach is a hub of activity and entertainment, with an almost endless list of ways to have fun. The city is perfect for outdoor enthusiasts—mornings are filled with locals jogging along the beaches or cycling through pedestrian-friendly neighborhoods. The nearby Intracoastal Waterway is perfect for paddleboarding, kitesurfing, and more.

The Arts Garage hosts intimate concerts and events, providing a stage for both local and visiting artists. Meanwhile, the city’s art galleries and museums offer a dive into the vibrant local art scene and history. Regular art festivals and community gatherings mean there’s always something exciting to look forward to.

For families, Delray Beach offers delightful destinations like the beautiful sea life aquariums at the Seagate Hotel, perfect for a day of educational fun. Nearby, the Boys Market provides a local shopping experience, and the Strawberry Patch Zoo on Military Trail is a treat for kids, offering close encounters with a variety of animals in a friendly environment.

Overview for Delray Beach, FL

66,434 people live in Delray Beach, where the median age is 49.7 and the average individual income is $49,955. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

66,434

Total Population

49.7 years

Median Age

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Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$49,955

Average individual Income

Around Delray Beach, FL

There's plenty to do around Delray Beach, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Car-Dependent
Walking Score
55
Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

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Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 4.08 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.69 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.38 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
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Active 2.87 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.12 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Delray Beach, FL

Delray Beach has 29,016 households, with an average household size of 2.25. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Delray Beach do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 66,434 people call Delray Beach home. The population density is 4,171.82 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

66,434

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

49.7

Median Age

47.48 / 52.52%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

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  • High School Degree
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29,016

Total Households

2.25

Average Household Size

$49,955

Average individual Income

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Schools in Delray Beach, FL

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The following schools are within or nearby Delray Beach. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
S. D. Spady Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Chrch Of Del Ray Bch
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
Orchard View Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Village Academy On The Art & Sara Jo Kobacker Campus
PUBLIC
PreK - 12th
1/5
Pine Grove Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Daughter Of Zion Junior Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
1/5
Trinity Lutheran School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Banyan Creek Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Plumosa School Of The Arts
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
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