Jupiter Inlet Colony, Florida

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Jupiter Inlet Colony, Florida
Town
Location of Jupiter Inlet Colony in Palm Beach County, Florida
Location of Jupiter Inlet Colony in Palm Beach County, Florida
Coordinates: 26°56′51″N 80°4′29″W / 26.94750°N 80.07472°W / 26.94750; -80.07472Coordinates: 26°56′51″N 80°4′29″W / 26.94750°N 80.07472°W / 26.94750; -80.07472
Country  United States
State  Florida
County  Palm Beach
Area
 • Total 0.2 sq mi (0.6 km2)
 • Land 0.2 sq mi (0.5 km2)
 • Water 0.1 sq mi (0.1 km2)
Elevation 7 ft (2 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 368
 • Density 2,090.1/sq mi (807.0/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 33469
Area code(s) 561
FIPS code 12-35900[1]
GNIS feature ID 0285002[2]

Jupiter Inlet Colony is a town in Palm Beach County, Florida, United States. The population was 368 at the 2000 census. As of 2004, the population recorded by the U.S. Census Bureau is 388.[3]

Geography[edit]

Jupiter Inlet Colony is located at 26°56′51″N 80°4′29″W / 26.94750°N 80.07472°W / 26.94750; -80.07472 (26.947393, -80.074616).[4] It is located in the southernmost tip of Jupiter Island.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.2 square miles (0.52 km2). 0.2 square miles (0.52 km2) of it is land and 0.1 square miles (0.26 km2) of it (21.74%) is water.

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 368 people, 180 households, and 124 families residing in the town. The population density was 2,090.1 inhabitants per square mile (789.4/km²). There were 229 housing units at an average density of 1,300.6 per square mile (491.2/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 99.73% White, and 0.27% from other races.

There were 180 households out of which 12.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 64.4% were married couples living together, 3.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 31.1% were non-families. 23.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 15.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.04 and the average family size was 2.38.

In the town the population was spread out with 10.6% under the age of 18, 1.1% from 18 to 24, 12.2% from 25 to 44, 36.1% from 45 to 64, and 39.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 60 years. For every 100 females there were 98.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 92.4 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $65,938, and the median income for a family was $93,554. Males had a median income of $90,000 versus $41,875 for females. The per capita income for the town was $66,713. About 1.6% of families and 3.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 10.0% of those under age 18 and 1.2% of those age 65 or over.

As of 2000, 100% of the population spoke English as their first language. It, along with Briny Breezes, Cloud Lake, and Golf, were the only municipalities in Palm Beach county with all residents having the mother tongue of English.[5]

Roads[edit]

  • Beacon Ln.
  • Colony Rd.
  • Ocean Dr.
  • Beach Rd. (County Road 707)
  • Shelter Ln.
  • Lighthouse Dr.
  • Treasure Pl.

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