Welcome To

Fort Lauderdale

No matter where you're looking, there is a little something for everyone in Fort Lauderdale.

 

Welcome to Fort Lauderdale

The Venice of America
 
With beautifully landscaped palm-tree-lined streets and distinct Spanish-Mediterranean architecture, you will feel like you are on a permanent vacation. 
 

The Neighbors

Families, young professionals, retirees, and an array of nationalities.
 
The county has a strong sense of community engagement, and participation in local events, volunteering, and supporting local businesses.
 

What to Expect

A vibrant and diverse community with a range of amenities and attractions.
 
The area offers beautiful beaches, including Fort Lauderdale Beach, and a warm climate that allows for outdoor activities year-round.
 

The Lifestyle

The perfect combination of beach and city life.
 
The sea breeze and diverse landscape make it easy to live a balanced, active lifestyle.
 

Unexpected Appeal

The array of cuisine options.
 
There are over 4,000 restaurants offering everything from freshly caught seafood to ethnic foods.
 

The Market

Suburban homes, waterfront properties, condominiums, and townhouses.
 
The county's desirable location and diverse housing options contribute to a robust market.
 

You'll Fall in Love With

The combination of natural beauty and cultural diversity.
 
The city is near Hollywood and Pompano Beach, which each offers their own unique personality.
 
 
 

Overview for Fort Lauderdale, FL

52,541 people live in Fort Lauderdale, where the median age is 36.6 and the average individual income is $23,304. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

52,541

Total Population

36.6 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$23,304

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Fort Lauderdale, FL

Fort Lauderdale has 18,539 households, with an average household size of 2.83. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Fort Lauderdale do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 52,541 people call Fort Lauderdale home. The population density is 8,162.67 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

52,541

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

36.6

Median Age

47.98 / 52.02%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
18,539

Total Households

2.83

Average Household Size

$23,304

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Fort Lauderdale, FL

All ()
Primary Schools ()
Middle Schools ()
High Schools ()
Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Fort Lauderdale. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Morrow Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Somerset Preparatory Academy Charter High At North Lauderdal
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
Abc's Of Learning And Growing Inc
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
1/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
1/5
Somerset Preparatory Academy Charter School At North Lauderd
PUBLIC
K - 8th
1/5
Grace Christian Preschool
PRIVATE
PreK - 2nd
No rating available
Pinewood Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
3/5
North Broward Academy Of Excellence Middle
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
Broadview Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
North Broward Academy Of Excellence
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
Imagine Charter School At North Lauderdale Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5

Around Fort Lauderdale, FL

There's plenty to do around Fort Lauderdale, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

44
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
39
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score
31
Some Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Sweet Sensation Mini Donuts, Fresh Life Organics, and CrossFit Militia.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 3.89 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $ 3.71 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.44 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.9 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.59 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 2.8 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars

Work With Us

Every team member has deep roots in their local neighborhood, bring specialized business skills to the table, and has a hardworking mentality coming from a competitive athlete background. Make Second City Agents YOUR First Choice!
Contact Us
Follow Us