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Boynton Beach
Palm Beach County, Florida

ZipCodes
33426, 33435, 33436, 33437




Page Contents for Boynton Beach, Florida

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The Florida state capital is Tallahassee.
The population of Boynton Beach is approximately 66,885 (2005), 68217 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 25,544 (1990), 29104 (2010).
The amount of land area in Boynton Beach is 39.21 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Boynton Beach is 15.9 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.993 sq kilometers.
The distance from Boynton Beach to Washington DC is 872 miles.
The distance to the Florida state capital is 373 miles. (as the crow flies)
Boynton Beach is positioned 26.52 degrees north of the equator and 80.08 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Boynton Beach elevation is 30 feet above sea level.
Boynton Beach median income is $ 39,845 (2000).
The Boynton Beach median home price is $ 96,100 (2000).

Location

in southeast Florida about 49 miles from Hialeah. Other nearby communities include Ocean Ridge, Briny Breezes, Golf, Gulf Stream, Hypoluxo, Manalapan, Lantana and Dunes Road.
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History & History Related Items

Nathan S. Boynton, from Port Huron, Michigan, arrived here with a small group of settlers in 1894, after being impressed on a previous visit to the area. The community divided in 1931 into Boynton and Boynton Beach. after Boynton Beach changed its name to Ocean Ridge in 1939, Boynton decided to change its name to Boynton Beach in 1941.

Here is a nice history page for Boynton Beach.
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The incorporation of Boynton Beach

1920


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Miscellany

The population of Boynton Beach was:
1990 - 46,194
2000 - 60,389
2005 - 66,885

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