If you are searching for a home in West Palm Beach and you would like to check on the various city statistics, go to this site: http://www.cityrating.com/
and search for West Palm Beach.
If you are currently residing near West Palm Beach, you might want to spend some time in that city and specifically around the areas you are interested in. Often, agents are asked if a particular place is a "good" area. The best response to that question is up to you.
If the area gives you what you need in terms of housing size and costs, convenience to shops and transportation, and school system, then it may be a good neighborhood for you. If a property does not give you what you are looking for, then you may want to ask your West Palm Beach real estate agents about other West Palm Beach homes.
Marc Jablon, The Jablon Team
RE/MAX Complete Solutions