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A Taste of Delray Beach, Florida

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT DELRAY BEACH?
  1. Delray Beach is a coastal city in Palm Beach County, Florida, USA. As of the 2010 census, the city had a total population of 60,522. It is part of the Miami metropolitan area.

  2. The historic home of teacher/principal Solomon D. Spady was renovated and turned into the Spady Cultural Heritage Museum. The Spady Museum houses black archives. It hosts exhibits and programs designed to recognize the efforts of blacks who were instrumental in shaping Delray Beach and Palm Beach County

  3. In 2007, Delray Beach was labeled as the drug recovery capital of the United States because it had one of the country’s largest recovery communities and relative number of halfway houses. As a result of the article, as of July 7, 2009, the city government approved ordinances made it illegal for sober houses and other transient rentals to operate in the area. These ordinances may be tested in the courts in the future.

  4. Downtown Delray Beach has undergone a gentrification program centered on East Atlantic Avenue, also known as simply "The Avenue". The area is noted for its nightlife, dining, and shopping. In 2012 USA Today Travel named Delray Beach America's Most Fun Small Town.
Radio Stations


WRMB 89.3 FM Boynton Beach, FL Religious
WCNO 89.9 FM Palm City, FL Religious
WYBP 90.3 FM Fort Lauderdale, FL Religious
WFEZ 93.1 FM Miami, FL Easy Listening
WZZR 94.3 FM Riviera Beach, FL Talk
WLDI 95.5 FM Juno Beach, FL Top-40
WPOW 96.5 FM Miami, FL Hip Hop
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WEDR 99.1 FM Miami, FL Hip Hop
WLML 100.3 FM Lake Park, FL Nostalgia
WHYI 100.7 FM Fort Lauderdale, FL Top-40
WMBX 102.3 FM Jensen Beach, FL Urban Contemporary
WMXJ 102.7 FM Pompano Beach, FL Classic Hits
WMIB 103.5 FM Fort Lauderdale, FL Hip Hop
WAXY 104.3 FM Miramar, FL Sports
WHQT 105.1 FM Coral Gables, FL Urban Contemporary
WOLL 105.5 FM Hobe Sound, FL Classic Hits
WUUB 106.3 FM Jupiter, FL Sports

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Demographics of Delray Beach, Florida

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

65.7%

28.0%

0.2%

1.8%

9.5%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Businesses in Delray Beach, Florida


A small percentage of the businesses listed on BlackCityInfo.com may not necessarily be black owned and operated but have received favorable reviews from users who have visited the establishment, or from the owners themselves who warmly seek out African American patronage.


BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. Totally Beautiful -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   - 500 NE 5th Ave Suite 3, Delray Beach, Florida 33483 (561) 279-7775 - (visit website)

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AFRICAN AMERICAN CULTURE

  1. Spady Cultural Heritage Museum -  Category: Services -   A museum of African American history in Delray Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida. It is housed in the former home of the late Solomon David Spady, a prominent African American educator and community leader in Delray Beach from 1922 to 1957.   - Located 170 NW Fifth Avenue in the historic West Settlers District of Delray Beach. - (visit website)

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BLACK BUSINESSES - SERVICES - VENDORS ETC.

  1. Beach Tree Dental Care -  Category: Dental Care Services -  Here at Beach Tree Dental Care we are committed to making sure your dental experience is comfortable, personalized & affordable. We are part of a local tradition of clinical excellence, offering state-of-the-art services.

    We are conveniently located in Boca Raton, FL & are here for all your dental needs. With a focus on family & cosmetic dentistry, we are happy to help you achieve a beautiful smile in our comfortable, safe & friendly environment.

    We look forward to providing you & your family with the dental excellence you deserve.   7301 W Palmetto Park Rd., Ste 205C Boca Raton, Florida (561) 440-4633   - (visit website)

  2. GT Picture Perfect Photo's & Thangs -  Category: Photography -  Family owned and operated event photos   - 629 SW 7th Ave. Delray Beach, FL (561) 962-1236

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. Dee Dee’s Conch and Rib Shack -  Category: Soul Food Restaurants -    - 540 W Atlantic Ave Delray Beach, FL 33444 (561) 276-1124   - (reviews)

  2. Donnie's Place -  Category: Soul Food Restaurants -   This soul food joint was on the money!!  - 60 NW 5th Ave, Delray Beach, Florida 33444 (561) 243-9996   - (visit website)

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CHURCHES



  1. St Paul Ame Church -  119 NW 5th Ave Delray Beach, Florida 33444 (561) 272-5250   - (visit website)

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GOSPEL CHOIRS

  1. Christ Missionary Baptist Church Gospel Choir Delray Beach Florida .    (view video)

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