Boca Raton, FL
Live, work, and play in the City Within a Park
Located at the southern tip of Palm Beach County, Boca Raton, or “Boca” for short, has five miles of beachfront, extensive biking and hiking trails, 46 parks, two libraries, two golf courses, many tennis centers, and an open-air amphitheater. Whatever you love to do, you’ll find it in Boca. Extending from the Atlantic Ocean to the Everglades, the city has a population of more than 200,000. Find out more about Boca Raton.
Life in Boca Raton
With a variety of home styles, from oceanfront condominiums to sprawling mansions and estates, and with gated communities that are perfect for growing families or for 55+ active adult buyers, there is a right home for every Boca Raton buyer.
Boca Raton’s neighborhoods are among the most upscale and elegant to be found anywhere in the United States. Among its most exceptional communities is Royal Palm Yacht and Country Club, a gated community with the most expensive homes in the country.
Because of its upscale citizenry, Boca Raton boasts some of the finest health and wellness professionals anywhere in Florida, or in the US. These include extraordinary medical providers, including world-class vascular specialists.
Boca Raton Popular Communities
An active adult 55+ community, Boca Lago has 1,696 homes, including condos, villas, and townhomes with a choice of golf course, greenery, or lake views. Homes in Boca Lago were built between 1978 and 1990. All of the homes are divided among the community’s eight subdivisions: Fairways, Greens, Vistas, Palms, Glades, Pines, Cypress, and Horizons. Unlike the others, Horizons is NOT age restricted.
Boca Pointe is one of the most sought-after country club communities in the area, offering homes and condos that combine the country club lifestyle with affordability. There are more than 3,000 homes within Boca Pointe’s 25 subdivisions, some within a gated area near Boca Pointe Country Club. The club features a large clubhouse with a variety of dining options, as well as golf, tennis, and social memberships. Membership at Boca Pointe Country Club is NOT a requirement for Boca Pointe residents.
If you’re looking for a spectacular waterfront community, you’ll love Boca Bayou. Featuring extraordinary views of the HIllsboro River, the community is conveniently located near Mizner Park. With boat docks, five pools, saunas, laundry facilities, a library, billiard room, and 24-hour security staff, you’ll love life at Boca Bayou.
Known as both Boca Raton Century Village and Century Village West, Century Village provides square footage from 600 to more than 1,200 in its two- and four-story condominium buildings. A variety of views are available, with lake, pool, garden, or golf course views to choose from. Century Village is located close to all of the conveniences and amenities of the area, including dining, retail, medical facilities, houses of worship, and, of course, Boca Raton beaches. You’ll find a huge 100,000 sq. ft. clubhouse featuring state-of-the-art fitness studio, swimming pools, golf courses, tennis, computer education, movies, and a Broadway-style theater with live shows. HOA fees include transportation services, 24 hour manned security, and roving patrols.
A charming townhome community located on the north side of Yamato Road west of Florida’s Turnpike, Whisper Walk at Boca Raton was built in the mid 1980s through the early 1990s. Whisper Walk features two bedroom, two bath townhomes with sizes ranging from 1,200 to 1,800 sq. ft. You’ll enjoy a variety of amenities including the clubhouse, pool, shuffleboard, tennis courts, and more. HOA fees cover maintenance of common areas, lawn care, cable, and other amenities. You’ll love the convenience and proximity to dining and shopping.
Built in the 1980s, Woodfield Country Club features custom estate residences designed by a variety of Boca Raton builders. Home styles are Mediterranean and each neighborhood has its own manned, gated entrance. Membership in Woodfield Country Club is available, but not required.
About Boca Raton
Best known for its beautiful private and public beaches, Boca Raton boasts a variety of homes with beachfront settings or located just a short stroll away. Red Reef, Spanish River, and South Beach parks connect to form a two mile stretch of sugar sand and sparkling blue water.
Located in the heart of Florida’s most popular destinations -- like Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, and West Palm Beach -- Boca Raton is also close to Deerfield and Delray Beaches. That means that the most exceptional shopping, dining, boutiques, and entertainment venues are as close as you want to be. You’ll enjoy sightseeing, recreation, and all of the amenities you love while returning to the relaxed and peaceful Boca Raton vibe.
Known as “The City of All Seasons,” the temperature ranges from an annual minimum average temperature of 67 to an average maximum of 83. That means that your Boca Raton, Florida beach home is the place to be any time of year. There is no off-season, so you may want to make your beach or vacation home into your primary residence!
You’ll love the pristine Atlantic coast beaches on the eastern shore, the highlight of this beautiful city. But don’t forget all of the other charms of the area, including world-famous golf courses. Designed by the legends of the game, your dream home may boast views of one of these spectacular courses.
There’s so much to do in Boca Raton and so many beautiful settings for your adventures. Enjoy views of the ocean or choose a desirable intracoastal property. Spend quality time in one of the gated, country club enclaves. Find the sport, recreation, or activity you love any time of year.
The beach is the setting for activities including boating, volleyball, surfing and windsurfing, paddleboarding and more, with equipment available for rent on-site. There are lifeguards and the convenience of public restrooms and changing areas at the beach, as well as a number of restaurants in close proximity.
Are the arts more to your liking? You’ll find a rich artistic and cultural community with a reputation as one of the most sophisticated areas in the region. You’ll find easy access to Boca with convenient transportation options including road, rail, and airways. This, along with the beauty of its natural setting, creates a city with everything you want in one place.
You’ll find a variety of homes in the area, no matter what you’re looking for. From large estate homes to luxury condos, as well as waterfront homes on the ocean, the intracoastal, or canals, it’s all here for you. You’ll find gated communities, in-town condominiums, and neighborhoods centered on golf and tennis club lifestyles.
The city of Boca Raton offers two public courses: Alan C. Alford Executive Course which overlooks the ocean and Championship Municipal, an 18-hole course on Glades Road. Tee times can be scheduled online. In addition, there are 46 parks total, with basketball courts, playgrounds, pools, and soccer fields, as well as classes including yoga in the park and zumba on the beach.
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
- City of Boca Raton
- Boca Ballet Theater Company
- Boca Raton Historical Society and Museum
- Boca Raton Museum of Art
- FAU School of the Arts
- Harid Conservatory
- Lynn University-Conservatory of Music
- Mizner Park Cultural Arts Center
- The Children’s Museum
- Sol Children Theater Group
- Youth Orchestra of Palm Beach County, Inc.
- Boca Raton City Tennis Centers
- Wedding Sites City of Boca Raton
- Children's Science Explorium
- Town Center Mall
- Mizner Park
- Boca Raton Public Libraries
- Boca Raton Weather
- Boca Raton Community Hospital
- Gumbo Limbo Nature Center
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
- Boca Raton 561-393-7995
- Patch Reef Park 561-367-7035
- Sugar Sand Park 561-347-3900
- Building Permits 561-393-7930
- Business Tax Receipts 561-393-7937
- Code Enforcement 561-393-7934
- Zoning 561-393-7792, 7793
With more than two decades of experience serving buyers and sellers throughout Southeast Florida, Paul Saperstein has become one of the most sought after real estate brokers in the area and throughout the country. In fact, no less an authority than the Wall Street Journal named him to its Top 200 broker list! If you’re looking for expertise you can believe in and experience you can trust, look no further than Paul Saperstein and eXp Realty.
Paul’s extensive network of contacts and clients makes him the broker of choice for Boca Raton, Boynton Beach, and Delray Beach, among other desirable Florida communities. His experience allows him to work with clients with a variety of special requirements, including: first-time homebuyers, heirs and inheritors, real estate investors, and second home buyers. He also works within a number of unique sectors of the real estate market. These include: active adult communities, REO/bank owned properties, short sales, luxury homes, residential sales, distressed properties, horse properties, probate settlements, staging, relocation, waterfront properties, investment portfolios, vacation homes, estate sales, auctions, and 1031 Exchanges.