Highland Beach, Florida, is located about 14 miles south of Boynton Beach. With only two businesses in the town, Highland Beach is a totally residential town. It doesn’t even have a single traffic signal. 80% of the residents are retirees. More can be found here.
Highland Beach only covers 1 square mile. The city of Delray Beach is adjacent to the north and northwest boundaries of Highland Beach. On the south and southwest boundary lines Highland Beach touches the city of Boca Raton. On the east side the city touches the Atlantic Ocean. On the west side of the city is the Intracoastal Waterway. Learn more about Deerfield Beach, FL.
As you can see, the only thing to do in Highland Springs is relax. If you are looking for a place to settle down in the sun and read a good book, this is the place to go.
The only other thing that might draw you to Highland Beach would be if you are an environmentalist. This is where endangered sea turtles come to shore to lay their eggs in nests all along the beaches of Highland Beach. Watching the turtles dig their nests and lay their eggs is fascinating. When the eggs hatch, it is a sight you won’t want to miss.