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New Municipalities Late 1940s-1960s

Just as many new communities were formed in the 1920s land boom, the rapid population growth after World War II resulted in 19 new municipalities in Palm Beach County by 1963, listed below. Two of these—Juno Beach and Hypoluxo—were settled earlier but incorporated during the 1950s. For a complete listing of incorporated municipalities see Timelines, Municipalities Timeline.

1947 Mangonia Park
1947 Glen Ridge
1949 Highland Beach
1950 Haverhill
1951 Palm Beach Shores
1953 Juno Beach (incorporation)
1955 Hypoluxo (incorporation)
1955 South Palm Beach
1956 North Palm Beach
1957 Palm Springs
1957 Lake Clarke Shores (founding date; settled in the early 1900s)
1957 Tequesta
1957 Golf
1959 Jupiter Inlet Colony
1959 Palm Beach Gardens
1959 Atlantis
1959 University Park
1959 Royal Palm Beach
1963 Briny Breezes
 

 

 

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