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Broward County, FL

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Broward County, FL
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatFort Lauderdale, FL
  • Population1,748,066
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 1209.7900
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 1444.9000

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)20101,748,06618 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)20101,444.90112 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)201830.1%323 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)201830.4%234 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201300 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201311 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20193.0%2335 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)2016800.302608 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201625.0%2081 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)20166.902302 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201824.5%3074 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)20169191 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)20152.0%2988 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)201816.7%1853 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$2,774,959,000.0040 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)20176312 of 1287
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201193.451428 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)201981.9%663 of 1006
Second Highest 1-hour Carbon Monoxide Measurement (County)20192.2031 of 165
Greenhouse Gas Direct Emitting Facilities (County)20185282 of 1227
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)201110.712181 of 3108
FEMA Public Assistance Grant Dollars Obligated for Disasters (County)2019$25,522.40730 of 826
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$53,365,282,000.0038 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20104.4%159 of 2773
Attendance to Arts and Culture Events (County)20158,035,7459 of 109
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201239.3%358 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201823127 of 1961
Inmates Executed, All Races (Cumulative Since 1977) (County)1977-20182137 of 198
Immigrant Households Entering County According to Tax Returns (County)2017-201828145 of 389
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)201017,61029 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)201911,574.152510 of 3034
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$15,877,000,000.0010 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$66,919,000,000.0013 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$4,101,000,000.0064 of 2178
Population (County)20502,990,00015 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$234,521.00545 of 3112
Total Employees (County)20501,992,00014 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)2050212,00018 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)20506,6513 of 2780
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