Welcome to Lake Worth Beach
Thriving waterfront + suburban locale with an eclectic personality.
Located on the South Florida mainland along Lake Worth Lagoon, Lake Worth Beach is a suburban oasis with a vibrant ambiance. It is situated approximately 64 miles north of Miami and 10 miles south of Palm Beach. The city is full of big-city conveniences, abundant green space, and plenty of things to do and see.
What residents love about living in Lake Worth Beach is its close proximity to the water. While not directly on the Atlantic Ocean, you can access the area’s top oceanfront beaches within minutes. Additionally, there are several gorgeous parks and a golf club located directly on Lake Worth Lagoon.
Those relocating to the area will adore the traditional South Florida architecture lining neighborhood roads. Spanish tile roofing and palm trees are standard elements found on nearly all properties. Currently, the median home value sits at a reasonable $302,000—making it an excellent fit for a range of budgets.
What to Love
- Minutes from the Atlantic Ocean and Lake Worth Lagoon.
- Big-city amenities and conveniences.
- Suburban neighborhoods with a one-of-a-kind personality.
People & Lifestyle
Life in Lake Worth Beach can best be described as laid-back, casual, and cozy. Neighborhoods feel approachable, and people are friendly and welcoming. Residents come from a wide variety of backgrounds and cultures, which is reflected in the diverse selection of cuisine and shopping establishments in the area.
Lake Worth Beach locals take their off days seriously. Throughout the week (and especially on weekends), you’ll find people enjoying their time at the beach, golf course, or at one of the city’s many parks. With warm and sunny weather year-round, locals here have perfected the art of leisure time.
Dining, Shopping & Entertainment
One fantastic perk of living in Lake Worth Beach is being located minutes away from exceptional dining and shopping.
On the northern edge of the city are several unique, locally-owned shops. When you are out for a day of shopping, be sure to visit World Thrift
(which boasts a large inventory of thrift items), British Depot
(offering grocery items directly from the U.K.), and Amelia’s SmartyPlants
(a one-of-a-kind garden center). You will also find favorite national and regional retailers throughout the area, such as Publix, Walgreens, The UPS Store, and Starbucks.
Things to Do
Lake Worth Beach’s surplus of things to see, do, and experience are significantly attractive to residents seeking a lively social calendar. No matter the time of the year, there is sure to be something fun going on around town.
Seasonally, don’t miss your chance to attend events such as the Street Painting Festival
—which features unbelievable works of art created directly on the city’s streets. Around the holidays, make sure to attend the area’s holiday parades and Downtown block parties.
Because of its location, outdoor activities take center stage in Lake Worth Beach. At Bryant Park, you can enjoy amenities such as a boat ramp, a hiking trail, and a fishing pier. Nearby, the Snook Islands Natural Area is a fantastic place to go kayaking and fishing. Away from the water, you can enjoy spots such as Howard Park, Harold Grimes Memorial Park, and Sunset Ridge Park.
Lake Worth Beach is home to several excellent schools. Top educational opportunities include: