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30 Quick Facts About Broward County

Updated September 2014


1|   Year Incorporated


1915

 

2|   Area


Total Land Area

Planning Area

Conservation Area

1,230 sq. mi.

431.4 sq. mi.

799.5 sq. mi.

 

3|   Commission Districts


9


4|   Municipalities


31



5|   Unincorporated Area


11.6 sq. mi.


6|   Total County Population: 2013


1,784,715


Largest Cities by Population

Fort Lauderdale: 170,065
Pembroke Pines: 155,565
Hollywood:          143,935



7|   Unincorporated Area Population: 2013


14,699



8|   Projected County Population to 2040 (in millions)


Projected Population



9|   Population in Households


1,745,251



10|   Number of Households


665,913



11|   Race and Ethnicity of Residents


Race and Ethnicity of Broward Residents



12|   Residents by Place of Birth


Broward Residents by Place of Birth



13|   Average Houshold Size


2.62



14|   Number of Families


417,267



15|   Residents by Age


Age of Broward Residents



16|   Household and Family Types


Household and Family Types in Broward County



17|   Residents in Labor Force: June 2014


1,071,430



18|   Unemployment Rate: June 2014


5.3%



19|   Number of Businesses: Firms


56,600



20|   Number of Jobs


619,069



21|   Median Household Income


$51,603



22|   Median Family Income


$62,353



23|   Per Capita Income


$28,547



24|   Businesses and Employment by Industry


Jobs:

Jobs in Broward County

Firms:

Firms in Broward County



25|   Residents by Occupation: Employed Civilian Population 16 Years and Over


Residents by Occupation



26|   Educational Attainment


Educational Attainment



27|   Housing Units


810,220



28|   Seasonal Units


68,214



29|   Median Sales Price: Single Family Home


$285,000



30|   Housing Units by Type


Housing Units by Type

 

  Sources

#1 Broward County Library

#2 Broward County Planning and Redevelopment Division

#3 Broward County Board of County Commissioners

#4 Broward County Planning and Redvelopment Division

#5 Broward County Planning and Redevelopment Division

#6 2013 BEBR (Bureau of Economic and Business Research)

#7 2013 BEBR (Bureau of Economic and Business Research)

#8 Broward County Planning and Redevelopment Division (Table 16)

#9 2008-2012 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

#10 2008-2012 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

#11 2008-2012 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

#12 2008-2012 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

#13 2008-2012 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

#14 2008-2012 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

#15 2008-2012 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

#16 2008-2012 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

#17 Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2014 (June preliminary)

#18 Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2014 (June preliminary)

#19 County Business Patterns, 2012

#20 County Business Patterns, 2012

#21 2008-2012 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

#22 2008-2012 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

#23 2008-2012 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

#24 County Business Patterns, 2012

#25 2008-2012 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

#26 2008-2012 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

#27 2008-2012 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

#28 2008-2012 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

#29 Greater Fort Lauderdale Realtors® (GFLR), July 2014

#30 2008-2012 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates


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