Boca Raton is a larger medium-sized coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in Florida. With a population of 98,151 people and 54 constituent neighborhoods, Boca Raton is the 30th largest community in Florida.
Boca Raton is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 92.18% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. There are especially a lot of people living in Boca Raton who work in sales jobs (16.99%), management occupations (16.89%), and office and administrative support (10.78%).
Also of interest is that Boca Raton has more people living here who work in computers and math than 96% of the places in the US.
Boca Raton is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 53.07% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.85%.
The per capita income in Boca Raton in 2010 was $55,560, which is wealthy relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $222,237 for a family of four.
Most Boca Raton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Boca Raton also has a large Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.01% of the city’s residents. Ancestries of people in Boca Raton include Italian, German, Irish, English, and Russian.
In addition, Boca Raton has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (21.13%).
The most common language in Boca Raton is English. Other languages spoken here include Spanish and Portuguese.