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

49.23% Lower than national avg.
  • 1,308 offenders in Broward County
  • 7.21 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $199,000
  • Median Sales Price: $170,000
  • Foreclosures: 20,081
  • Homes For Sale: 8,911
  • Homes For Rent: 1,754

Environmental Hazards

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

Unemployment

Moderate 4.8%
  • Florida unemployment average: 5.6%
  • National unemployment average: 5.8%

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

1,308 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 November 2013
Median Sales Price
$170,000 compared to November 2013

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

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

8,911 Homes For Sale View All

$262,000
1310 Nw 46th Street
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$365,000
19232 Nw 12 St
Hollywood, FL 33029
3 Beds | 3 Baths
$475,000
10719 Nw 49th Mnr
Pompano Beach, FL 33076
4 Beds | 3 Baths
$520,999
5829 Nw 125 Av
Pompano Beach, FL 33076
5 Beds | 3 Baths

20,081 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
$138,900  
$1,019,745
SW 173rd Ave
Hollywood, FL 33029
NR Beds | NR Baths
$407,892
NW 98th Ave
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33324
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$192,789
NE 6th Ct
Dania Beach, FL 33004
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$189,254
NW 35th Ter
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309
3 Beds | 2 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

1,043 Building Permits View All

  • In 2013, the city of Broward County, FL issued 1,043 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 1,043 permits, 371 were issued for single family homes and 371 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2012, the city of Broward County, FL issued 3,240 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 3,240 permits, 1058 were issued for single family homes and 1,058 were issued for multi-family homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

1,754 Rental Properties View All

$1,500
Address Not Available
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33326
3 Beds | 3 Baths
$1,300
400 Palm Circle 306
Hollywood, FL 33025
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,400
140 Lakeview Dr 302
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33326
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,600
3111 N Ocean Dr
Hollywood, FL 33019
1 Beds | 2 Baths

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Environmental Hazards

3532 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
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  • Registered Polluters
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (927/939)
    Broward County, FL has 98.72% 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 5.25 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 4.8%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 5.6% and 5.8% 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

262 FCC Towers view all

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