Broward County, FL

Current Temperature ° Population 1,815,137

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 11.6%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 57.9%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 30.5%

Registered Offenders

59.09% Lower than national avg.
  • 1,048 offenders in Broward County
  • 5.77 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $245,000
  • Median Sales Price: $190,000
  • Foreclosures: 10,712
  • Homes For Sale: 10,292
  • Homes For Rent: 2,043

Environmental Hazards

2,901 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 10
  • Registered Polluters: 64
  • Superfunds: 230
  • Tanks & Spills: 2,597

Unemployment

Moderate 4.4%
  • Florida unemployment average: 4.7%
  • National unemployment average: 5.0%

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

1,048 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$245,000 compared to February 2015
Median Sales Price
$190,000 compared to February 2015

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    18.6%
  • Rented
    31.1%
  • Owned
    50.3%

10,292 Homes For Sale View All

$180,000
4759 Nw 90th Ave 4759
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33351
3 Beds | 3 Baths
$45,000
5800 Margate Blvd 225-2
Pompano Beach, FL 33063
1 Beds | 1 Baths
$528,800
9973 Nw 15th Ct
Pompano Beach, FL 33071
4 Beds | 3 Baths
$424,900
5365 Sw 33rd Ter
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33312
3 Beds | 3 Baths

10,712 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
$147,000  
$97,795
128th
Hollywood, FL 33027
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$299,520
N Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd # 7D
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33304
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,195,522
Las Olas
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33301
3 Beds | 3 Baths
$NR
Lakewood
Pompano Beach, FL 33063
2 Beds | 2 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

2,462 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Broward County, FL issued 2,462 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 2,462 permits, 1181 were issued for single family homes and 1,281 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

2,043 Rental Properties View All

$3,895
16837 Sw 6 Street
Hollywood, FL 33027
5 Beds | 4 Baths
$1,650
2451 Aragon Blvd 3
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33322
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$2,999
797 Villa Portofino Circle
Deerfield Beach, FL 33442
4 Beds | 3 Baths
$1,000
5950 Del Lago Cir 312
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33313
2 Beds | 2 Baths

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Environmental Hazards

2901 Environmental Hazards

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

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (657/673)
    Broward County, FL has 97.62% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Broward County, FL is a green zone.
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  • UV Index VERY HIGH 7.55 Average
    Broward County, FL is a very 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 very high risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Broward County, FL has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Broward County, FL has a moderate risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Broward County, FL: $51,608

Unemployment

Unemployment in Broward County is 4.4%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.7% and 5.0% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 36.78%
White Collar - 63.22%

Politics

State Representatives

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

Neighborhood Info

265 FCC Towers view all

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