About Palm Beach
Palm Beach is a barrier island sixteen miles located in Palm Beach County with the Atlantic Ocean to the east and the Intracoastal Waterway to the west. The year-round population is 10,000 and the seasonal population, from late November to April, is approximately 30,000. Palm Beach is the land area closest to the Gulf Stream which produces lush gardens, palm lined beaches, and an outstanding marine environment. Palm Beach is a fully developed community, world-renowned for its extraordinary beauty, quality of life and small-town character, a Mediterranean-style mecca of stunning architecture and natural beauty, acclaimed shopping, restaurants and hotels, a cosmopolitan culture, and an involved populace committed to civic and philanthropic causes.