Broward County, Florida Population 2018

Broward County, Florida's estimated population is 1,890,416 with a growth rate of -1.39% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Broward County, Florida is the 2nd largest county in Florida.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20171,935,87845,4622.40%
20171,890,416-26,706-1.39%
20161,917,12225,4381.34%
20151,891,68424,8471.33%
20141,866,83726,2761.43%
20131,840,56123,7241.31%
20121,816,83729,1461.63%
20111,787,69134,7841.98%
20101,752,907497,41939.62%
19901,255,488237,28823.30%
19801,018,200398,10064.20%
1970620,100286,15485.69%
1960333,946250,013297.87%
195083,93344,139110.92%
194039,79419,70098.04%
193020,09414,959291.31%
19205,1350.00%

Broward County, Florida Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White1,165,004
Black or African American536,589
Asian67,822
Two or More Races57,432
Some Other Race57,417
American Indian and Alaska Native5,050
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1,102

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Broward County, Florida Population Pyramid 2018

20,00040,00060,00080,000 Male Population20,00040,00060,00080,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Broward County, Florida Median Age

40.1


Total

38.8


Male

41.2


Female

Broward County, Florida Adults

There are 1,483,776 adults, (294,961 of whom are seniors) in Broward County, Florida.

Broward County, Florida Age Dependency

59

Age Dependency Ratio

24.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Broward County, Florida Sex Ratio

Female

970,151

51.32%

Male

920,265

48.68%

Broward County, Florida Households and Families

Broward County, Florida Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Broward County, Florida Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.1%25.9%
All62.3%37.7%
Non Family56%44%
Male50%50%
Female47.9%52.1%

62.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Broward County, Florida Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All675,8282.7762.3
Married293,2753.4574.1
Non Family241,9411.3156
Female105,4463.8747.9
Male35,1663.8950

3.47

Average Family Size

2.77

Average Household Size

6.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Broward County, Florida Households

Broward County, Florida Education

Broward County, Florida Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade66,0084.97%
9th to 12th Grade85,3016.43%
High School Graduate361,41627.23%
Some College264,80019.95%
Associates Degree131,7969.93%
Bachelors Degree266,66120.09%
Graduate Degree151,19111.39%

Broward County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White567,697530,639212,686
Hispanic360,419308,498105,510
Black335,469280,64969,681
Asian48,78342,40824,261
Other Race38,47631,6848,626
Multiple Races29,68625,7398,798
Native American3,7313,039717
Islander827741227

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.47%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 49.73%.

Broward County, Florida Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,694$38,805$30,921
Less Than High School$20,016$22,290$16,437
High School Grad$26,801$30,916$22,820
Some College$32,873$37,352$30,261
Bachelors Degree$46,570$53,690$41,435
Graduate Degree$60,919$78,070$51,811

$34,694

Average Earnings

$38,805

Average Male

$30,921

Average Female

Broward County, Florida Language

Broward County, Florida Language by Age

Broward County, Florida Language

59.96% of Broward County, Florida residents speak only English, while 40.04% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 25.34% of the population.

Broward County, Florida Poverty

Broward County, Florida Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black530,701105,51219.88%
Hispanic532,45472,90613.69%
White715,04570,2249.82%
Asian67,4129,08813.48%
Other57,2188,11414.18%
Multiple56,8527,43113.07%
Native4,9811,02220.52%
Islander1,08338535.55%

14.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.85%

Male Poverty Rate

15.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Broward County, Florida

The race most likely to be in poverty in Broward County, Florida is Islander, with 35.55% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Broward County, Florida is White, with 9.82% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.39%.

Broward County, Florida Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.61%
High School15.08%
Some College10.03%
Bachelors or Greater6.50%

Broward County, Florida Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed34.76%
Male Unemployed28.03%
Female Employed7.51%
Male Employed5.36%

Broward County, Florida Income

Broward County, Florida Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,895$78,625
Families$65,596$90,805
Married Families$82,200$108,545
Non Families$36,289$53,093

Broward County, Florida Marital Status

Broward County, Florida Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.6%

Male Marriage Rate

40.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Broward County, Florida Married by Age and Sex

Broward County, Florida Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Broward County, Florida Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Broward County, Florida Veterans

Broward County, Florida Veterans by War

78,595

Number of Veterans

72,253

Male Veterans

6,342

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam24,833
First Gulf War13,412
Second Gulf War10,745
Korea8,959
World War II6,278

Broward County, Florida Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+22,018
35 to 5418,956
65 to 7418,384
55 to 6413,610
18 to 345,627

Broward County, Florida Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White61,4266.44%
Black13,9643.57%
Hispanic10,7892.64%
2 or More1,0633.00%
Other8511.94%
Asian7541.40%
Indian40910.00%
Hawaiian12813.99%

Broward County, Florida Veterans by Education

7.94%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

Broward County, Florida Employment Status

Broward County, Florida Employment by Age

65.8%

Labor Force Participation

60.7%

Employment Rate

7.6%

Unemployment Rate

Broward County, Florida Employment by Race

Broward County, Florida Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Broward County, Florida

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Fort Lauderdale165586178752131667.95%
Pembroke Pines154818168587137698.89%
Hollywood140769151998112297.98%
Miramar1220411384491640813.44%
Coral Springs12109813005989617.40%
Pompano Beach9984410939395499.56%
Davie91992101871987910.74%
Sunrise8438193734935311.08%
Plantation848779270678299.22%
Deerfield Beach750187976447466.33%
Lauderhill669547162646726.98%
Weston653317001546847.17%
Tamarac605036519946967.76%
Coconut Creek5293459405647112.22%
Margate532845787045868.61%
Oakland Park413944432629327.08%
North Lauderdale410554369926446.44%
Hallandale Beach371133950023876.43%
Cooper City2854535405686024.03%
Lauderdale Lakes326533479021376.54%
Parkland2396031507754731.50%
Dania Beach296393142217836.02%
West Park14156151129566.75%
Wilton Manors116321268210509.03%
Lighthouse Point10344111437997.72%
Southwest Ranches734778985517.50%
Lauderdale-by-the-Sea605665124567.53%
Pembroke Park610263122103.44%
Hillsboro Beach187520041296.88%
Sea Ranch Lakes670730608.96%
Lazy Lake242628.33%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990