Palm Coast is a city in Flagler County, Florida, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the population was 75,180, reflecting a drastic increase of 42,448 from the 32,832 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 19,445 from the 14,287 counted in the 1990 census, making it the most populous city or town in Flagler County. Palm Coast is part of the Deltona–Daytona Beach–Ormond Beach, FL metropolitan statistical area.
The area around Palm Coast last saw a direct hit from a hurricane in 2004 when Hurricane Charley passed directly over the area. A unique location on the upper east coast of Florida, coupled with prevailing winds makes hurricanes less frequent than other parts of Florida. however the region is not hurricane proof. Since records have been kept (1851) over 33 hurricanes and tropical storms have directly affected the area.
Palm Coast has become a quiet bedroom community for St. Augustine and Daytona Beach workers, while many locals also work in Orlando and Jacksonville, commuting from Palm Coast.
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