Highland Beach is a town in Palm Beach County, Florida, United States. It is situated 49 miles north of Miami and 20 miles south of Palm Beach. Located on a relatively elevated site, the town is named after it. It is located northeast of Boca Raton. There are 0.5 square miles (1.3 km2) of land and 0.6 square miles (1.6 km2) of water in its total area of 1.1 square miles (2.8 km2).
Highland Beach has only two businesses, which keeps the city mostly residential. The two businesses are The Delray Sands Resort and John P O’Grady Realty. The Delray Sands Resort was formerly the Holiday Inn. Both businesses operate out of the same building. They have been in existence for several decades.
Highland Beach’s only major road is the S Ocean Boulevard which is connected to Delray Beach to the north and Deerfield Beach to the south. Highland Beach spans the sea and overlooks the ocean to the east and Lake Rogers to the west. The city is crowded with condominiums from the north down to the south such as Highland Towers, Ocean Pines Condominium, Monterey House Condominium Association, Seagate of Highland, Coronado At Highland Beach Cnd, Toscana Towers, Toscana Highland Beach, and Regency Highland.
St Lucy Catholic Church along S Ocean Boulevard is the sole place of worship within the city, same as the case with Highland Beach Library as the sole place of education.
Highland Beach Coordinates: 26°23′59″N 80°4′6″W