The Acreage is an unincorporated community located in Palm Beach County, with an approximate population of 38,704. It is approximately 15 miles northwest of West Palm Beach. Most of the population lives in single family homes on 1.14 acres and larger lots. It straddles the western fringes of the highly developed eastern portion of Palm Beach County and the agricultural/rural western portions. Its large, spacious home site lots, dirt roads and many wooded areas give the area a rural character. It is also surrounded by several nature preserves.
Commercial businesses, shopping and schools are mostly located on the fringes of the area, notably Northlake Blvd/Coconut Blvd and Orange Blvd/Seminole Pratt Whitney Road, while the center of area is mostly residential with a few garden nurseries on the major streets.
The community features nine parks.
• Acreage Community Park
• Bob Hoefl Park
• Citrus Grove Park
• Coconut Park
• Downers Park
• Kidscape Park
• Nicole Hornstein Equestrian Park
• Sycamore Park
• Temple Park