The estimated population of Boynton Beach, Florida as of 2012 was 70,101. The following data was derived from the 2010 census.


As of the 2010 census Boynton Beach’s population was 68,217 persons. Persons under the age of 18 years made up 19.3% of the population. 5.8% of the population consisted of those 5 years and younger. Persons 65 years and over made up 21.4% of the population.


The racial profile of the city was as follows: 62.4% Caucasian, 30.3% African American, 0.3% Asian, 12.8% Hispanic or Latino, and 12.8% of two or more races.


24.7% of the population was foreign born and 29.5% of the population spoke a language other than English at home. 85.1% graduated high school and those holding a Bachelor’s degree made up 25.4% of the population.


The average travel time to work in the city was 22.5 minutes. There were 36,289 housing units in the city with a home ownership rate of 65.7%. The median value of an owner occupied housing unit was $154,500. There were 28,647 households with 2.36 persons per household. The median household income from 2008-2012 was $44,432. 16.2% of the population was living below the poverty level.


The city of Boynton Beach covers 16.18 square miles of land with 4,217.4 persons per square mile.