Broward County, FL

Current Temperature ° Population 1,815,137

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 11.7%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 58.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 29.8%

Registered Offenders

48.45% Lower than national avg.
  • 1,338 offenders in Broward County
  • 7.37 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $199,000
  • Median Sales Price: $169,900
  • Foreclosures: 18,241
  • Homes For Sale: 9,670
  • Homes For Rent: 1,632

Environmental Hazards

3,532 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 10
  • Registered Polluters: 704
  • Superfunds: 231
  • Tanks & Spills: 2,587

Unemployment

Moderate 5.4%
  • Florida unemployment average: 5.8%
  • National unemployment average: 5.7%

Schools view all

345 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 345 K-12 public schools in Broward County, FL and 155 private schools. Homefacts rates Broward County's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.

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Crime view details

1,338 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$199,000 compared to January 2014
Median Sales Price
$169,900 compared to January 2014

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    18.2%
  • Rented
    28.1%
  • Owned
    53.7%

9,670 Homes For Sale View All

$110,210
2460 Deer Creek Country Club Blvd
Deerfield Beach, FL 33442
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$75,190
3001 S Course Dr #404
Pompano Beach, FL 33069
1 Beds | 2 Baths
$17,810
2951 Sunrise Lakes Dr E
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33322
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$59,925
3730 Nw 88th Ave 447
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33351
3 Beds | 2 Baths

18,241 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
$137,200  
$138,392
Forrest St
Hollywood, FL 33024
-- Beds | -- Baths
$613,227
Ranch Rd
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33326
-- Beds | -- Baths
$191,927
NE 47th Ct
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33334
-- Beds | -- Baths
$189,989
S Lakeview Dr
Hollywood, FL 33026
-- Beds | -- Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

506 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Broward County, FL issued 506 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 506 permits, 192 were issued for single family homes and 314 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Broward County, FL issued 4,469 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 4,469 permits, 1433 were issued for single family homes and 3,036 were issued for multi-family homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

1,632 Rental Properties View All

$1,150
450 Palm Cr 207
Hollywood, FL 33025
1 Beds | 1 Baths
$1,725
610 N 71 Av
Hollywood, FL 33024
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$2,650
9232 Arborwood Cir
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33328
3 Beds | 3 Baths
$1,200
606 Gardens Drive
Pompano Beach, FL 33069
2 Beds | 2 Baths

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Environmental Hazards

3532 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Broward County, FL
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Broward County, FL
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
    in Broward County, FL
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (1228/1261)
    Broward County, FL has 97.38% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Broward County, FL is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.83 Average
    Broward County, FL is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 68.33°
  • February 69.33°
  • March 70.67°
  • April 76.08°
  • May 79.77°
  • June 83.07°
  • July 83.75°
  • August 84.74°
  • September 82.87°
  • October 79.32°
  • November 72.72°
  • December 69.88°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Broward County, FL

Earthquakes
Broward County, FL has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Broward County, FL has a high risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Broward County, FL has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Broward County, FL has a very low risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Broward County, FL: $49,793

Unemployment

Unemployment in Broward County is 5.4%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 5.8% and 5.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 36.15%
White Collar - 63.85%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Rick Scott
  • Sen. Marco Rubio
  • Sen. Bill Nelson

Neighborhood Info

253 FCC Towers view all

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