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Greenacres was founded by Lawrence Carter Swain and incorporated as a city in 1926. Originally 320 acres, Swain specifically created the city for the working and middle class. Swain Boulevard and L.C. Swain Middle School are named in his honor. The name Greenacres was the winning entry in a local naming contest.

Located five miles from the Atlantic Ocean in Southeast Florida, the City of Greenacres is home to approximately 38,943 residents and over 1,000 small and medium sized businesses. The City was founded in 1926, and today is the 8th largest city of the 38 municipalities in Palm Beach County.

The City of Greenacres is a well-planned, safe, and attractive community, with an efficient and effective local government. The City has earned a “Tree City USA” designation for 21 consecutive years by the National Arbor Day Foundation.

In 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, and 2012 was recognized as one of the 100 Best Communities for Young People by America's Promise Alliance (founded by General Colin Powell) - The City has received this recognition for 5 years most recently in 2012. The "100 Best" designation recognizes the best places for young people to live and grow based on providing: a healthy start, a safe place, effective education, opportunity to help others and caring adults.


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  1. Nautica Isles
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Active Market Stats
  • 310 Listings For Sale
  • $173,487 Average Listing Price
  • $109 Average Listing Price per Square Foot
Sold Market Stats
  • 1206 Properties Sold
  • 92 Average Days on Market
  • $100 Average Sale Price per Square Foot

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