Broward County FL Information


Broward County Subdivisions

Broward County FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 1,901,425
Population in Households 1,884,511
Population in Familes 1,469,047
Population in Group Qrtrs 16,914
Population Density1 1,572
Diversity Index2 75


Median Household Income $55,397
Average Household Income $80,411
Per Capita Income $31,438


Total Housing Units 851,019 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 444,749 (52.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 292,291 (34.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 113,979 (13.4%)
Median Home Value $246,132
Average Home Value $309,217


Total Households 737,040
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 462,576
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.02% 1.08%
Households 0.87% 0.98%
Families 0.76% 0.91%
Median Household Income   2.52%
Per Capita Income   3.01%


Broward County FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Broward County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 2 99th
Population Density # 2 99th
Diversity Index # 5 94th
Median Household Income # 12 84th
Per Capita Income # 15 79th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.