2018 Greater Palm Beaches Jewish Community Study

Janet Krasner Aronson, Matthew Brookner, Matthew Boxer, Eliana Chapman, and Leonard Saxe

May 2019

"What's Next for Jewish Palm Beach" report coverConducted on behalf of the Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County, the 2018 Greater Palm Beaches Jewish Community Study estimates the size of the Jewish community, describes its demographic characteristics and examines its attitudes toward community institutions, programs and services. The report also creates a portrait of the multifaceted cultural, communal and religious expressions of Judaism that constitute Jewish engagement.

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Among the Findings

Members of the Greater Palm Beaches Jewish community can be thought of as having one of five patterns of Jewish engagement. These groupings provide a deeper way to understand Jewish engagement aside from denominational affiliation and ritual behavior.

Index of Jewish Engagement

Index of Jewish Engagement