Tequesta is an incorporated village in Palm Beach County, Florida, United States. The population was 5,273 at the 2000 census. It is the northernmost municipality in the South Florida metropolitan area, which in 2007 had an estimated population of 5,413. According to the U.S. Census Bureau's 2004 estimates, the village had a population of 5,828.
Tequesta is located at 26°57′39″N 80°5′48″W / 26.96083°N 80.09667°W / 26.96083; -80.09667 (26.960867, -80.096620).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 2.2 square miles (5.7 km²). 1.8 square miles (4.5 km²) of it is land and 0.5 square miles (1.2 km²) of it (20.81%) is water.