Just 20 miles away and 43 miles north of Miami, Boca Raton (“Boca”) is the southernmost city in Palm Beach County, Florida. As a business center, the city's daytime population increases significantly. It is one of the wealthiest communities in South Florida. Boca Raton is known for its affluent and educated social community and high income demographic.
You shouldn’t feel out of place when you move to Boca Raton as it is home to many iconic landmarks, like the main campus of Florida Atlantic University and the corporate headquarters of Office Depot and ADT. It is also home to the Evert Tennis Academy, owned by professional tennis player Chris Evert. Town Center Mall, an upscale shopping center in West Boca Raton, is the largest indoor mall in Palm Beach County. Another major attraction to the area is Boca Raton's downtown, known as Mizner Park.
Relaxing, shopping and dining at its best! Beaches and golf courses, fine hotels and wondrous art museums (and the Festival of the Arts BOCA), jazz clubs and concerts at Mizner Park; the glittery Town Center at Boca Raton shopping mall, with 220 upscale and elite specialty shops; and, elsewhere around town, countless family-owned boutiques are easily reached throughout the luxurious city.
West Palm Beach and Boca Raton have a tropical rainforest climate with temperatures in all months above 65°F. This tropical climate allows for many species of tropical plants throughout the region.