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

48.14% Lower than national avg.
  • 1,346 offenders in Broward County
  • 7.42 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $199,000
  • Median Sales Price: $169,500
  • Foreclosures: 15,169
  • Homes For Sale: 9,615
  • Homes For Rent: 1,711

Environmental Hazards

2,836 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 10
  • Registered Polluters: 8
  • Superfunds: 231
  • Tanks & Spills: 2,587

Unemployment

Moderate 5.2%
  • Florida unemployment average: 5.5%
  • National unemployment average: 5.5%

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

1,346 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 February 2014
Median Sales Price
$169,500 compared to February 2014

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

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

9,615 Homes For Sale View All

$443,000
12160 Nw 77 Manor
Pompano Beach, FL 33076
4 Beds | 3 Baths
$33,900
9151 Lime Bay Boulevard
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33321
2 Beds | 1 Baths
$100,000
2120 Nw 191st Avenue
Hollywood, FL 33029
-- Beds | -- Baths
$NR
8040 Hampton Blvd Apt 214
Pompano Beach, FL 33068
-- Beds | -- Baths

15,169 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
$134,000  
$453,645
Banyan Way
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33327
4 Beds | 4 Baths
$331,698
SW 16th St
Hollywood, FL 33027
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$415,360
NW 52nd Ct
Pompano Beach, FL 33067
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$614,934
Tanbark Ln
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33312
4 Beds | 3 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

1,711 Rental Properties View All

$850
2801 Victoria Wy G4
Pompano Beach, FL 33066
1 Beds | 1 Baths
$1,775
Address Not Disclosed
Hollywood, FL 33024
3 Beds | 3 Baths
$2,200
1420 Hollywood Bl
Hollywood, FL 33020
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,800
1571 W Fairway Rd
Hollywood, FL 33026
3 Beds | 2 Baths

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Environmental Hazards

2836 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Broward County, FL
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  • Registered Polluters
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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 6.98 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 5.2%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 5.5% and 5.5% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 36.15%
White Collar - 63.85%

Politics

State Representatives

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

Neighborhood Info

253 FCC Towers view all

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