Fort Lauderdale Demographics

Population - Marital Status - Employment - Means of Transport to Work - Households - Housing - Education - Income / Financial

Fort Lauderdale Population Demographics top

Total Population 173,570
Male Population 91,514
Female Population 82,056
Male Population 52.72 %
Female Population 47.28 %
Median Age 42.6
Citizen US Born 129,229
Citizen not US Born 23,998
Not Citizen 20,343
Citizen US Born 74.45 %
Citizen not US Born 13.83 %
Not Citizen 11.72 %
Moved from Abroad 2,154
Moved from Same Country 23,898
Moved from Same State 5,667
Moved from Different State 4,648
Same House as Last Year 135,178
Moved from Abroad 1.26 %
Moved from Same Country 13.93 %
Moved from Same State 3.3 %
Moved from Different State 2.71 %
Same House as Last Year 78.8 %

Marital Status in Fort Lauderdale top

Never Married 59,913
Married 57,230
Separated 4,532
Widowed 8,658
Divorced 21,633
Never Married 40.64 %
Married 38.82 %
Separated 3.07 %
Widowed 5.87 %
Divorced 14.67 %

Occupational Employment in Fort Lauderdale top

White Collar 70,497
Blue Collar 14,193
White Collar 83.24 %
Blue Collar 16.76 %
Self Employees 13,214
Private Companies 57,502
Governmental Workers 9,205
Not for Profit Companies 4,769
Self Employees 15.6 %
Private Companies 67.9 %
Governmental Workers 10.87 %
Not for Profit Companies 5.63 %

Means of Transport to Work in Fort Lauderdale top

Car 67,173
Bus or TrolleyBus 4,048
Subway or Elevated 106
Railroad 136
Ferryboat 0
Bicycle 1,215
Motorcycle 156
TaxiCab 169
Walk 2,124

Number of Households in Fort Lauderdale top

Total Households 73,446
Average People Per Household 2
Family Households 34,614
Non-family Households 38,832
Non-family Households 47.13 %
Family Households 52.87 %
Households with Children 15,363
Households without Children 58,083
Households with Children 20.9 %
Households without Children 79.1 %

Housing in Fort Lauderdale top

Housing Units 94,516
Median Year Built 1968
Built in 1939 or Earlier 1,895
Built between 1940 and 1949 3,045
Built between 1950 and 1959 21,601
Built between 1960 and 1969 24,700
Built between 1970 and 1979 20,846
Built between 1980 and 1989 6,552
Built between 1990 and 1999 3,886
Built between 2000 and 2009 11,018
Built in 2010 or Later 973
Occupied Housing Units 73,446
Owner Occupied 38,395
Renter Occupied 35,051
Owner Occupied 52.28 %
Renter Occupied 47.72 %
With Mortgage 22,746
Without Mortgage 15,649
Median Value with Mortgage $256,000.00
Median Value without Mortgage $255,000.00
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,204.00
With Mortgage 59.24 %
Without Mortgage 40.76 %

Fort Lauderdale Education Statistics top

No High School 8,668
Some High School 48,598
Some College 26,804
Associate Degree 11,781
Bachelor's Degree 29,017
Graduate Degree 17,201
No High School 6.1 %
Some High School 34.21 %
Some College 18.87 %
Associate Degree 8.29 %
Bachelor's Degree 20.42 %
Graduate Degree 12.11 %

Income in Fort Lauderdale top

Average Household Income $82,617.60
Median Household Income $50,778.00
People below Poverty Level 34,775
People above Poverty Level 134,964

Recently added listings in Fort Lauderdale top

$280,000 USD
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
$305,000 USD
$289,999 USD
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
$87,000 USD
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
$395,000 USD
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
$299,500 USD
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths

Disclaimer


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the 2017 American Community Survey and is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Fort Lauderdale is an area in Broward County,Southeast Florida,Florida with a population of 173,570. There are 91,514 male residents living in Fort Lauderdale and 82,056 female residents. The total number of households is 73,446 with 2 people per household on average.
The median age of the current population is 43 with 57,230 people being married and 94,736 being single.

The employment numbers show that there are 83.24% white collar employees and 16.76% blue collar employees in Fort Lauderdale.