Demographics

Palm Beach County has a Growing and Diverse Hispanic Market

According to the 2000 Census, Palm Beach County’s Hispanic Market has increased 111% in the last ten years. Today they represent over 12% of the total population and account for 140,675 buyers. This market is:

Well-established with 92% year-round residents.
Employed with 79% working.
Younger with 72% between the ages of 18-44.
Well-educated with 64% attending college.
Well-off with 55% having an annual household income of $50,000 or more.
More family oriented with 51% having children under the age of 18 living at home

It is no wonder that the Hispanic Chamber has embarked on an aggressive mission to transform the social organization started over thirty years ago to an economic development leader. As the only countywide business organization addressing the needs of the Hispanic population and those wanting to reach the Hispanic marketplace, the Hispanic Chamber is perfected position to assist you.

A diverse membership

Members and trustee partners range from the small corner store, to the largest business enterprises. Members own retail and service shops on Dixie Highway, in Royal Palm Beach and Wellington; they build communities in Jupiter and design buildings in downtown; they print and publish; are Lawyers, doctors, stockbrokers, accountants and other professionals.

This vast and diverse members is a tribute to our corporate recruitment and the growing influence of Hispanics in Palm Beach County. But most important, the purchasing power and business strength of our members is enormous and continues to grow.