Broward County FL Information


Broward County Subdivisions

Broward County FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,883,555
Daytime Population: Workers 850,435
Daytime Population: Residents 954,791
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,805,226
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.96
Population in Households 1,867,376
Population in Familes 1,464,519
Population in Group Qrtrs 16,179
Population Density2 1,557
Diversity Index3 74


Median Household Income $53,811
Average Household Income $78,126
Per Capita Income $30,587


Total Housing Units 852,902 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 450,716 (52.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 280,421 (32.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 121,765 (14.3%)
Median Home Value $231,124
Average Home Value $288,669


Total Households 731,137
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 459,651
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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 1.03% 1.14%
Households 0.88% 1.04%
Families 0.78% 0.97%
Median Household Income   2.14%
Per Capita Income   2.36%


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, 2017 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 93rd
Median Household Income # 12 84th
Per Capita Income # 14 81st

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