Lake Worth

Lake Worth Beach, nestled along Florida’s southeastern coast, combines sun-kissed beaches, historic charm, and a vibrant community spirit.

Lake Worth Beach, previously known as Lake Worth, is a coastal city in east-central Palm Beach County, Florida, United States. It lies approximately 64 miles (103 km) north of Miami. The city’s name is derived from the body of water along its eastern border, known as the Lake Worth Lagoon. This lagoon was named in honor of General William J. Worth, who led United States Army forces during the latter part of the Second Seminole War.

Here are some key details about Lake Worth Beach:


Lake Worth Beach is situated south of West Palm Beach, southeast of Lake Clarke Shores, east of Palm Springs, and north of Lantana. Additionally, a small section of the city also partitions the town of Palm Beach.

Historic Neighborhoods

Lake Worth Beach features several historic neighborhoods, including the National Register of Historic Places-listed College Park and Old Lucerne.

Downtown Area

The downtown area boasts numerous buildings that are part of the Historic Old Town Commercial District.


The city’s eastern boundary is formed by the Atlantic Ocean, while the beautiful fresh waters of Lake Osborne define its western edge.

Lake Worth Beach is part of the Miami metropolitan area, which was home to an estimated 6,138,333 people in 2020. From its early settlers to its vibrant present, this coastal gem continues to thrive with its unique blend of history, culture, and natural beauty. 

About the Neighborhood

There are community events
Car is needed
Good transit
Parking is easy
There are sidewalks
Streets are well-lit
Parks and playgrounds
Beach life
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Fort Lauderdale listings last updated Jun 15, 2024 4:38:am.