Boca Raton, FL

A Quality Place to Live, A Great Place to Work, An Outstanding Place to Play!

Boca Raton is a beautiful city located at the southern end of Palm Beach County. "Boca" has five miles of beaches, miles of bicycle and pedestrian trails, 46 parks, two libraries, two golf courses, several tennis centers, and an outdoor amphitheater. There's no time to be bored in Boca Raton. It extends from the ocean to the tip of the Everglades. The city was incorporated in 1925 and has a population of over 200,000 including the unincorporated western areas. Read more about Boca Raton

Boca Raton Lifestyles

Boca Raton offers variety of lifestyles from ocenfront condos to single-family mansions, tranquil gated communities, and 55+ active adults living. There is something in Boca Raton for every type of buyer.

The neighborhoods that make up Boca Raton include some of the most elegant homes to be found anywhere in the United States. Boca has three of the most expensive gated communities anywhere in the country, including the sterling Royal Palm Yacht and Country Club which is the gated community in the U.S.A. with the most expensive residences.

In part due to the fact that there are a significant number of men and women from higher income brackets calling Boca Raton home, the availability of the finest medical and wellness professionals is beyond compare. This includes top notch professionals who are involved in treating vein problems, resolving varicose veins and other types of varicose vein treatment. Some of the most talented vascular specialists are practicing in this Palm Beach community at this juncture in time.

Boca Raton Popular Communities

Boca Lago

Boca Lago is an active adult 55+ community with 1,696 homes that are condos, villas, and townhomes that have golf course, greenery or lake views. Boca Lago was build between 1978 and 1990. All homes are split among eight subdivisions: Fairways, Greens, Vistas, Palms, Glades, Pines, Cypress, and Horizons. Horizons subdivision is the onlynone-age restricted. View homes for sale in Boca Lago

Boca Pointe

Boca Pointe is one of the most desirable country club communities in Boca Raton area. This community offers homes and condos for purchase at affordable price with good quality country club lifestyle. It has over 3,000 homes within 25 subdivisions at Boca Pointe Country Club, some with the gated area.  Boca Pointe features a large clubhouse and various dining venues. Golf, tennis and social memberships are available. Membership is non-mandatory. View homes for sale in Boca Pointe

Boca Bayou

Boca Bayou is one of the most desirable waterfront communities in Boca Raton area. It features magnificent views of the Hillsboro River. Located just minutes from Mizner Park, Boca Bayou offers boat docks, five pools, saunas, laundry facilities in each building, a library, billiard room, and 24 hour manned security. View homes for sale in Boca Bayou

Century Village

Boca Raton Century Village, also known as Century Village West, offers 2 and 4 story condominiums ranging from 600 to over 1,200 square feet residences. Some properties offer lake, pool, garden, or golf view.  Century Village is located close to shopping, restaurants, the beaches, medical facilities, and houses of worship. Century Village community offers over 100,000 square feet clubhouse with a wide variety of activities.  Including state-of-the-art fitness facilities, swimming pools, golf courses, tennis, computer courses, movies, exercise classes, Broadway Style Theater and shows. HOA fees cover daily transportation services, 24 hour guard gate security and roving patrols. View homes for sale in Century Village

Whisper Walk

Whisper Walk at Boca Raton is a charming townhome community located on the north side of Yamato Road, just west of Florida’s Turnpike. Whisper Walk townhomes were built in the mid 1980’s through the early 1990’s. This community offers 2 bedroom, 2 bath townhomes from 1,200 to 1,800 square feet. Whisper Walk features various amenities such as the community clubhouse, pool, shuffleboard, tennis courts, and many others. HOA fees include maintenance of the above amenities, lawn care, water, basic cable, and other items. Whisper Walk located close to shopping centers, restaurants and Florida’s Turnpike. View homes for sale in Whisper Walk

Woodfield Hunt Club

Woodfield Hunt Club in Boca Raton was built in the 1980s. Woodfield Hunt Club features custom estate homes built by various Boca Raton builders. Each neighborhood features a Mediterranean style and has its own man-gated entrance, and tennis courts. Membership of the Woodfield Country Club is optional. View homes for sale in Woodfield Hunt Club


About Boca Raton

Boca Raton, Florida is best known for its beautiful beaches, private and public. The three city parks; Red Reef, Spanish River, and South Beach, connect as a two mile stretch of white sand and bright blue water - a perfect location for your beach home or just a short stroll down the street from your beach home. Owning an abode in Boca Raton, Florida is ideal, as it sits right in the heart of Florida's popular destinations of Miami, Ft. Lauderdale and West Palm Beach, Florida. Deerfield Beach and Delray Beach in Florida are also neighbors and present more shopping and dining opportunities at the many shops, boutiques, and restaurants. There is a multitude of site seeing options and so much fun and excitement in these other cities, but you'll be thrilled to return to your residence overlooking the ocean and to be in the more relaxed and peaceful atmosphere of Boca Raton.

Also referred to as, "The City of All Seasons", the annual maximum temperature is 83, while the annual minimum temperature is 67. There is no right or wrong time to come and stay at your Boca Raton, Florida beach home. There will always be a beach day for you any time of the year! Due to this, you may even decide to turn your beach home into a permanent residence and your only home! 

This interesting place is surrounded with pristine beaches to its east. This forms the main attraction of this place. If you are someone who likes the crystal clear waters and the splendor of beaches, Boca Raton real estate might just prove a haven for you. The other side of this pleasing neighborhood is fanned with the famous golf courses. These courses are designed by the legends of the game and form a huge attraction for anyone looking to buy Boca Raton real estate.

This wonderful community offers great opportunities for recreation. Here, you can enjoy the oceanfront and the intra coastal properties. You can also spend some quality time with your friends and family at the gated enclaves. Houses in this part of Florida offer luxuries and latest amenities as good as any other place in the US. This city is home to a number of resorts and clubs. With so many options, you will surely find a life style that suits your preferences and interests.

Boca Raton is classified as being one of the priciest cities in the Southern region of Florida. The city has established a reputation of being one of the most cultured American regions along with which it is rich with natural beauty. The city thrives with a rich artistic and cultural heritage where all kinds of people flock to in order to enjoy the gamut of experiences that it has to offer.

Another aspect that adds value to real estate in Boca Raton is the fact that it is connected to the surrounding regions through excellent road, rail and air ways. This grants the city easy access which is always considered as being a plus point. Add to that the many natural beaches, beautiful landscaping and massive parks and you have a city that is richly laden with everything you could desire.

One of the lesser known open secrets about this region is the fact that it is actually a restored beach. The Delray municipal beach is a favored spot for families living and touring in the region. The beach is a center for a host of activities including boating, volleyball, surging and wind surfing with equipment available for rent on location. The beach also has a good infrastructure as it is secure with life guards and provides you with convenience through public restrooms and a host of restaurants in the vicinity.

Boca Raton offers a wide variety of residential choices for the most discriminating buyer. Along and near the ocean are splendid homes and luxury condos. Further inland the choices include gated communities, residential golf and tennis communities, luxury condominiums located in the city of Boca, and water front homes located along the intracoastal or canals with docks for your personal watercraft.

The City of Boca Raton offers two beautiful golf courses, the Alan C. Alford Executive Course which overlooks the Atlantic Ocean, and our 18 hole Championship Municipal Course just west of the Turnpike on Glades Road. You can even make your tee times online.

With 46 parks, Boca Raton has earned the nickname the "City Within A Park." Our GIS mapping system can help you find the park with the your favorite amenities- basketball courts, playgounds, pools or soccer fields. Free yoga in the park or Zumba on the beach, we've got that too. 

Quick Facts about Boca Raton

  • Incorporated: 1925
  • Form of government: Council-Manager
  • Area: 29.94 sq. miles
  • Population: 93,235
  • Parks: 46
  • Park acreage: 1,646
  • Conservation acres: 384
  • Public beach miles: 4
  • Bike lane miles: 44
  • Pedestrian/bike trail miles: 31
  • Fire stations: 8
  • Libraries: 2
  • Universities: 3

Boca Raton Resources 

Important Phone Numbers

  • City Council 561-393-7708 
  • City Hall 561-393-7700
  • Athletic Programs 561-393-7826
  • Beach Conditions 561-393-7989
  • Cemetery 561-393-7748
  • Crime Watch 561-338-1230
  • City Clerk 561-393-7742
  • Job Hotline 561-393-7981
  • Libraries 561-393-7852
  • Ocean Rescue Headquarters 561-393-7820 
  • Park Information/Shelter Rental 561-393-7815 
  • Parking Tickets 561-367-7048
  • Police/Fire Non-emergency 561-368-6201
  • Sanitation 561-416-3367
  • Skate Park 561-393-7818
  • Special Events Information 561-393-7806
  • Street/Sidewalk Maintenance  561-416-3360
  • Summer Camp Registration  561-393-7888
  • Swimming, Meadows Park Pool  561-393-7851
  • Swimming, The Swim Center  561-544-8540
  • Tennis, Memorial Park 561-393-7978
  • Tennis, Patch Reef 561-367-7090
  • The Racquet Center 561-367-7095
  • Tri-County Animal Rescue 561-482-8110
  • Volunteer Program 561-393-7770
  • Water Line Repair/Breaks 561-338-7339
  • After Hours 561-338-7325
  • Water Service & Payments 561-393-7750

Community Centers

  • Boca Raton 561-393-7995
  • Patch Reef Park 561-367-7035
  • Sugar Sand Park 561-347-3900

One-Stop Center

  • Building Permits 561-393-7930
  • Business Tax Receipts 561-393-7937
  • Code Enforcement 561-393-7934
  • Zoning 561-393-7792, 7793

If you are interested in buying or selling real estate in Boca Raton, contact Paul Saperstein, Florida's #1 RE/MAX Broker-Associate. Paul is a highly successful real estate broker with over 19 years experience. He services the South Florida market covering Miami Beach to Jupiter.  He has 6 offices located throughout Boca Raton, Delray Beach, and Boynton Beach.  He specializes in several different areas of real estate.  Some of his areas of expertise include REO/Bank Owned, Short Sales, Luxury Homes, Residential Sales, First-Time Home Buyers, Distressed Properties, Horse Properties, Probate, Staging, Relocation, Waterfront Properties, Investment Properties, Vacation Homes, 55+ Communities, Estate Sales, Auctions, 1031 Exchange. Read more about Paul Saperstein...

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