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

53.09% Lower than national avg.
  • 1,293 offenders in Broward County
  • 7.12 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $270,000
  • Median Sales Price: $225,000
  • Foreclosures: 11,127
  • Homes For Sale: 9,365
  • Homes For Rent: 2,602

Environmental Hazards

2,925 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 10
  • Registered Polluters: 88
  • Superfunds: 230
  • Tanks & Spills: 2,597

Unemployment

Moderate 4.7%
  • Florida unemployment average: 5.1%
  • National unemployment average: 4.9%

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

1,293 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$270,000 compared to July 2015
Median Sales Price
$225,000 compared to July 2015

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

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

9,365 Homes For Sale View All

$265,000
3748 Nw 107th Terrace
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33351
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$460,000
2030 S Ocean Dr 1926
Hallandale Beach, FL 33009
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$520,000
10051 Pines Blvd
Hollywood, FL 33024
-- Beds | -- Baths
$110,000
805 Riverside Dr 1111
Pompano Beach, FL 33071
2 Beds | 2 Baths

11,127 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
$174,084  
$169,275
NW 93rd Ave # 204
Hollywood, FL 33024
-- Beds | -- Baths
$208,960
Wiles Rd # 308
Pompano Beach, FL 33073
-- Beds | -- Baths
$214,168
NW 14th Ave
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33311
-- Beds | -- Baths
$306,784
Centergate Dr
Hollywood, FL 33025
-- Beds | -- 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

2,602 Rental Properties View All

$1,200
9799 Westview Dr 1014
Pompano Beach, FL 33076
1 Beds | 1 Baths
$1,750
11630 Sw 2nd St 17201
Hollywood, FL 33025
2 Beds | 4 Baths
$1,700
Address Not Disclosed
Hollywood, FL 33027
2 Beds | 3 Baths
$2,200
3613 Bahama Drive
Hollywood, FL 33023
3 Beds | 2 Baths

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Environmental Hazards

2925 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
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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 (442/445)
    Broward County, FL has 99.33% 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 9.5 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 low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Broward County, FL has a high risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

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

Unemployment

Unemployment in Broward County is 4.7%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 5.1% and 4.9% 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

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