First settled in 1895, Boca Raton is one of the most exclusive and affluent waterfront destinations in South Florida and Palm Beach County. With bond rating of AAA, an annual budget of over $500 million, and the population of approximately 85,000, the City of Boca Raton is the place to be for the most discerning of tastes.
Situated on 30 square miles, the city has 40 parks on over 1,500 acres, 384 conservation acres and over 4 miles of public beach.
During the land boom of the 1920s, architect Addison Mizner built the Boca Raton Resort & Club, which still proudly reflects Mizner's Spanish-Moorish building style. Incorporated as a municipality in 1925, Boca Raton's original Town Hall is a historic focal point for the city. In 1967, IBM located in Boca Raton, ushered an era of economic and business development which continues today.
With exclusive golf and country club communities such as the Royal Palm Yacht & Country Club, The Sanctuary, St Andrews, and Woodfield, and condominium buildings such as 1000 Ocean, Luxuria, Excelsior and Mizner Grand, the city also boasts the most prestigious real estate and areas in the United States.