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

48.48% Lower than national avg.
  • 1,346 offenders in Broward County
  • 7.42 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $201,400
  • Median Sales Price: $165,000
  • Foreclosures: 13,213
  • Homes For Sale: 9,702
  • Homes For Rent: 1,872

Environmental Hazards

2,876 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 10
  • Registered Polluters: 48
  • Superfunds: 231
  • Tanks & Spills: 2,587

Unemployment

Moderate 5.1%
  • 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.

View All School Information

Crime view details

1,346 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

View All Registered Offenders

Crime Index

Real Estate view all

Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$201,400 compared to March 2014
Median Sales Price
$165,000 compared to March 2014

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

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

9,702 Homes For Sale View All

$20,000
202 Lake Pointe Dr Apt 104
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$40,900
9351 Lime Bay Blvd #203
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33321
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$125,086
477 Nw 36th Ave
Deerfield Beach, FL 33442
3 Beds | 3 Baths
$20,000
2011 Ranaissance Blvd #208
Hollywood, FL 33025
1 Beds | 1 Baths

13,213 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
$131,300  
$120,609
Wiles Rd # 204
Pompano Beach, FL 33067
-- Beds | -- Baths
$26,132
Westbury I
Deerfield Beach, FL 33442
1 Beds | 1 Baths
$78,092
Foxcroft Rd # B-310
Hollywood, FL 33025
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$775,629
36th
Pompano Beach, FL 33064
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

1,872 Rental Properties View All

$1,570
Address Not Disclosed
Hollywood, FL 33019
1 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,000
9901 Westview Dr 325
Pompano Beach, FL 33076
1 Beds | 1 Baths
$1,350
2761 Taft St 209
Hollywood, FL 33020
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,700
2715 84th Te 2715
Hollywood, FL 33025
3 Beds | 3 Baths

View All Real Estate

Environmental Hazards

2876 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Broward County, FL
    view all
  • Registered Polluters
    in Broward County, FL
    view all
  • Superfunds
    in Broward County, FL
    view all
  • Tanks & Spills
    in Broward County, FL
    view all

Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (1228/1261)
    Broward County, FL has 97.38% good air quality.
    view all
  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Broward County, FL is a green zone.
    view all
  • UV Index VERY HIGH 7.8 Average
    Broward County, FL is a very high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
    view all

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°

View More About Environmental Hazards

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 5.1%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 5.5% and % 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

Thank you for visiting Broward County, FL.