Welcome to West Palm Beach
Enjoy highly desirable living in this quintessential South Florida beach town.
Situated minutes away from the grandeur and history of Palm Beach, West Palm Beach delivers a more laid-back and eclectic—yet upscale—vibe. The area’s vibrant neighborhoods, including The Southend/SoSo, El Cid, Flamingo Park, Pineapple Park, Grandview Heights, and Prospect Park-Southland Park, are brimming with exceptional restaurants, shopping, coffee shops, parks, museums, and more.
West Palm Beach is also well-known for being a high-end tourist hotspot. With its own airport (Palm Beach International Airport
), Brightline Station
, selection of four and five-star hotels, and an abundance of things to do and see, it is no wonder that so many individuals choose to stay here.
Those looking to relocate to West Palm Beach will be delighted by how far their dollar will stretch. The current median list price of homes in the city sits at $265,000. Browsing the available inventory of properties, you’ll find everything from scenic high-rise condos to beautiful single-family homes. Individuals seeking a stunning luxury property will also be thrilled at what they find in West Palm Beach.
What to Love
- Upscale, yet laid-back South Florida beach town.
- Ample places to dine, shop, and explore.
- Outstanding value.
People & Lifestyle
The South Florida culture and vibe are very much alive in West Palm Beach. Located just 74 miles north of Miami, the area boasts many similarities in look and feel—yet has its own distinct personality. The subtropical climate makes it the perfect year-round location to get out on the water, relax by the pool, or explore the town.
Although it has somewhat of a big city feel, West Palm Beach is approachable and easy to get around. You’ll enjoy top restaurants, shopping complexes, events, and attractions without the excess traffic and busyness found in a major city. Even with the many tourists who visit annually, West Palm Beach delivers a lively yet easygoing environment for those who live in town.
Dining, Shopping & Entertainment
Day or night, West Palm Beach offers its residents an abundant selection of places to eat and shop. Whether in search of a leisurely afternoon out on the town or a fun evening enjoying the area’s top nightlife, you won’t be disappointed.
If you are new to the city, plan a visit to one of the best places to shop and eat in all of West Palm Beach—Rosemary Square. This hybrid indoor/outdoor shopping complex features stores such as Anthropologie, Casper, Sephora, H&M, LULULEMON, and Sur La Table. While enjoying the many stores located in Rosemary Square, you can grab a bite to eat from restaurants such as BurgerFi, The Cheesecake Factory, Ruth’s Chris Steak House, and True Food Kitchen.
Things to Do
In addition to the many places to shop and eat, you’ll find exciting things to do and see year-round in West Palm Beach.
Each year, there are a number of major events held in town. One of the top happenings is SunFest
. First held in 1982, this event has earned the title of Florida’s biggest waterfront art and music festival. Another local favorite is the Palm Beach International Boat Show
. This show attracts crowds from around the country and displays an outstanding selection of boats and yachts.
West Palm Beach is home to several excellent schools. Top educational opportunities include: