Broward County, Florida Population 2018

Broward County, Florida's estimated population is 1,935,878 with a growth rate of 3.87% 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
20171,935,87872,0983.87%
20161,863,780-53,342-2.78%
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
White1,153,566
Black or African American525,216
Asian65,574
Some Other Race57,775
Two or More Races55,984
American Indian and Alaska Native4,636
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1,029

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Broward County, Florida Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Broward County, Florida Median Age

40


Total

38.7


Male

41.2


Female

Broward County, Florida Adults

There are 1,461,204 adults, (287,022 of which are seniors) in Broward County, Florida.

Broward County, Florida Age Dependency

58.7

Age Dependency Ratio

24.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Broward County, Florida Sex Ratio

Female

957,545

51.38%

Male

906,235

48.62%

Broward County, Florida Households and Families

Broward County, Florida Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Broward County, Florida Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.7%25.3%
All62.8%37.2%
Non Family56.6%43.4%
Male49.1%50.9%
Female48.2%51.8%

62.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Broward County, Florida Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All672,9882.7462.8
Married291,4383.4474.7
Non Family242,8661.3156.6
Female104,9403.7748.2
Male33,7443.8449.1

3.44

Average Family Size

2.74

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.8%

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 Grade66,6545.11%
9th to 12th Grade85,8086.58%
High School Graduate356,05127.30%
Some College261,40720.04%
Associates Degree129,8779.96%
Bachelors Degree259,84419.92%
Graduate Degree144,71011.09%

Broward County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White574,837537,393210,920
Hispanic342,795291,11398,944
Black325,931270,35367,137
Asian47,08140,54722,325
Other Race37,71730,8688,511
Multiple Races28,54424,2118,351
Native American3,2392,587559
Islander778697208

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.49%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 47.42%.

Broward County, Florida Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,775$37,816$30,538
Less Than High School$19,310$21,879$15,737
High School Grad$26,298$30,216$22,418
Some College$32,308$37,414$29,841
Bachelors Degree$45,850$52,481$41,164
Graduate Degree$60,606$76,532$51,504

$33,775

Average Earnings

$37,816

Average Male

$30,538

Average Female

Broward County, Florida Language

Broward County, Florida Language by Age

Broward County, Florida Language

60.49% of Broward County, Florida residents speak only English, while 39.51% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 24.78% of the population.

Broward County, Florida Poverty

Broward County, Florida Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black519,466107,27720.65%
White725,42273,33010.11%
Hispanic510,60672,55414.21%
Other57,5979,07115.75%
Multiple55,4858,00514.43%
Asian65,2147,70211.81%
Native4,55784718.59%
Islander1,00330430.31%

14.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.27%

Male Poverty Rate

15.40%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Broward County, Florida

The race most likely to be in poverty in Broward County, Florida is Islander, with 30.31% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Broward County, Florida is White, with 10.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.76%.

Broward County, Florida Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.00%
High School15.46%
Some College10.33%
Bachelors or Greater6.60%

Broward County, Florida Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed35.73%
Male Unemployed28.65%
Female Employed7.59%
Male Employed5.74%

Broward County, Florida Income

Broward County, Florida Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,954$75,330
Families$62,987$86,841
Married Families$79,185$103,977
Non Families$35,675$51,530

Broward County, Florida Marital Status

Broward County, Florida Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.6%

Male Marriage Rate

40.6%

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

Broward County, Florida Veterans

Broward County, Florida Veterans by War

81,665

Number of Veterans

75,063

Male Veterans

6,602

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam25,843
First Gulf War13,287
Korea9,763
Second Gulf War9,639
World War II7,356

Broward County, Florida Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+22,823
35 to 5420,066
65 to 7418,575
55 to 6414,773
18 to 345,428

Broward County, Florida Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White64,6066.84%
Black13,6153.57%
Hispanic10,7982.76%
2 or More1,3253.85%
Asian8391.61%
Other7741.78%
Indian38310.23%
Hawaiian12314.78%

Broward County, Florida Veterans by Education

7.42%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Broward County, Florida Employment Status

Broward County, Florida Employment by Age

66.2%

Labor Force Participation

60.4%

Employment Rate

8.7%

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