The impressive city of Delray Beach is part of Florida’s storied Palm Beach County. This city, as of 2010 had a population of 60,522 and an area of15.89 square miles. It was incorporated in 1911, making it one of the older cities in the county.
Delray Beach has a thriving economy with a variety of industries. Pet Airways is based in the city, and the Delray Medical Center is the city’s top employer. Many retail establishments are based in the city, as are restaurants and nightclubs.
Art is plentiful in the city. There are a variety of art galleries, and Delray Beach even has a separate Art District, which also is a popular tourist attraction. In 2010, Delray Beach was nominated by the U.S. Tennis Association as one of the top ten towns for tennis in the United States.