Deerfield Beach is a larger medium-sized coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in Florida. With a population of 80,572 people and 17 constituent neighborhoods, Deerfield Beach is the 34th largest community in Florida.
There are especially a lot of people living in Deerfield Beach who work in sales jobs (12.48%), office and administrative support (11.53%), and food service (9.53%).
Also of interest is that Deerfield Beach has more people living here who work in computers and math than 96% of the places in the US.
The population of Deerfield Beach overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.85%. Of adults 25 and older in Deerfield Beach, 24.86% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Deerfield Beach in 2010 was $25,004, which is middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $100,013 for a family of four.
Most Deerfield Beach residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Deerfield Beach also has a large Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 18.02% of the city’s residents. Ancestries of people in Deerfield Beach include Haitian, Brazilian, Irish, Italian, and German.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Deerfield Beach's cultural character, accounting for 33.98% of the city’s population.
The most common language in Deerfield Beach is English. Other languages spoken here include Spanish and French.