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Fort Lauderdale Residents

Diversity
A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Population
177,175
Unemployment Rate
5.3%
Poverty Rate
19.1%
Non-Citizens
11.7%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the people who live in your area?
Based on 9 responses
Report
  • Family oriented
    56%
  • Progressive
    33%
  • Nosy
    11%

Fort Lauderdale Demographics

Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    13%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    22%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    27%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    25%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    13%
    13%
Racial Diversity
  • White
    48%
  • African American
    31%
  • Hispanic
    18%
  • Asian
    1%
  • Two or more races
    1%
  • Other race
    0%
  • American Indian or Alaska native
    0%
  • Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
    0%
Gender
  • Male
    52%
  • Female
    48%
Age
  • <10 years
    10%
  • 10-17 years
    8%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    16%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    15%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    17%

Income

Median Household Income
$52,315
National
$55,322
Household Income Brackets
  • <$25k
    24%
  • $25-$44k
    20%
  • $45-$74k
    20%
  • $75-$149k
    21%
  • $150k+
    15%
Median Individual Income
$27,922
National
$27,419
Individual Income Brackets
  • <$15k
    29%
  • $15-$34k
    29%
  • $35-$64k
    22%
  • $65k+
    20%

Community

Poll
82%
of residents say there is a good sense of community.22 responses
Poll
70%
of people say LGBT residents are very accepted.20 responses
Poll
What is the most helpful tip for a new resident to know before moving to your area?
Based on 9 responses
Report
  • Get involved in the community
    44%
  • Get to know your neighbors
    44%
  • Not a good area
    11%
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