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Overview

Introduction to Lauderdale Lakes, Florida

Lauderdale Lakes, Florida, in Broward county, is 1 mile N of Lauderhill, Florida (center to center) and 27 miles N of Miami, Florida. The city is included in the Fort Lauderdale metropolitan area. 

Lauderdale Lakes History

The Lauderdale Lakes city was incorporated on June 22, 1961, by a charter approved by the State Legislature. It is in the heart of the Broward County, centered at the crossroads of State Road 7 and Oakland Park Boulevard. The community was basically rural, but has of late grown into a vibrant community boasting a diverse population, economic vitality and beautiful neighborhoods surrounded by sparkling lakes.

Lauderdale Lakes and Nearby Attractions

  • Bonnet House.
  • Temple Aron Kodesh.
  • Inverness Plaza.
  • Hugh Taylor Birch State Park.
  • Art and Culture Center of Hollywood.
  • Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens.

Things To Do In Lauderdale Lakes

The city of Lauderdale Lakes boasts of several important historical sites like the Bonnet House and the Stranahan House. There are also quite a few museums that would interest the art lovers. The Hugh Taylor Birch State Park and the Oleta River State Park provide some amazing recreational facilities for the visitors. Apart from this, visitors would also find the Fairchild Tropical Garden, the Flamingo Gardens, the Butterfly World and the Miami Seaquarium and Metrozoo intriguing.

Lauderdale Lakes Transportation

The closest airport is Fort Lauderdale/ Hollywood International Airport.

Lauderdale Lakes Higher Education

Keiser College has a campus in nearby Fort Lauderdale.

Demographics

People

Total Population34,321
Male Share of the Population43.1%
Female Share of the Population56.9%
Senior Citizens15.7%
Employed Population 16+14,324
Age of the Population36

Families

% of people married37.9%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12.5%
Median Earnings25+$21,928
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$15,971
Median Earnings With High School Degree$21,821

Wealth

Median Family Income$37,551
% Above Poverty Level74.7%
% Below Poverty Level25.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time29 minutes
% Working from Home0.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.1%
% Using Public Transportation9.5%

Housing

People Living Alone25.9%
Median Gross Rent$1,011
Median House Value$93,400

Ancestry

West Indian50.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)29%
Jamaican25.4%
Haitian23.1%
Italian1.6%
African1.6%
Russian1.1%
Bahamian1.1%
German0.8%
Canadian0.8%
Trinidad Tobago0.6%
Romanian0.6%
Polish0.6%
British0.5%
Scottish0.4%
French Except Basque0.4%
Irish0.4%
English0.4%
Barbadian0.3%
Guyanese0.2%
Belgian0.1%
Welsh0.1%
Portuguese0.1%
Israeli0.1%
Hungarian0.1%
Norwegian0.1%
Croatian0.1%
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Lauderdale Lakes Almanac

CategoryValue
County Broward County
Standard Zip Codes33309, 33311, 33313, 33319
Phone Area Codes954
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude26.19
Approximate Longitude-80.17

Lauderdale Lakes Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationFORT LAUDERDALE
Distance4.6 miles
Jan Temp59 to 76 F
Apr Temp66 to 82 F
Jul Temp75 to 90 F
Oct Temp72 to 86 F
Annual Precip64.1 inches
StationHIALEAH
Distance23.5 miles
Jan Temp62 to 78 F
Apr Temp70 to 84 F
Jul Temp79 to 92 F
Oct Temp74 to 87 F
Annual Precip66 inches
StationWEST PALM BEACH INTL AP
Distance36.4 miles
Jan Temp57 to 75 F
Apr Temp65 to 82 F
Jul Temp75 to 90 F
Oct Temp71 to 85 F
Annual Precip61.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Lauderhill70,452$42,870
North Lauderdale43,087$42,797
Plantation90,878$79,119
Sunrise91,177$60,238
Tamarac63,747$53,598
Wilton Manors12,270$71,211

Lauderdale Lakes Hospitals

St Anthony's Rehabilitation Hospital
(Non-profit)
3487 Nw 30th St
(954) 739-6233
North Shore Medical Center - Fmc Campus
(Proprietary)
5000 W Oakland Park Blvd
(954) 735-6000

Lauderdale Lakes Public Schools

Boyd H. Anderson High School
3050 Nw 41st St
ZIP: 33309
(754) 322-0200
High
Total Enrollment 1794
Lauderdale Lakes Middle School
3911 Nw 30th Ave
ZIP: 33309
(754) 322-3500
Middle
Total Enrollment 992
Oriole Elementary School
3081 Nw 39th St
ZIP: 33309
(754) 322-7550
Primary
Total Enrollment 636
Eagle Academy Charter School
3020 Nw 33rd Ave
ZIP: 33311
(954) 343-9960
Smart School Charter Middle
3020 Nw 33rd Ave
ZIP: 33311
(954) 343-9960
Lauderhill Paul Turner Elementary School
1500 Nw 49th Ave
ZIP: 33313
(754) 322-6700
Primary
Total Enrollment 749
Central Charter School
4525 N State Road 7
ZIP: 33319
(954) 735-6295
Primary
Total Enrollment 1171
Next Generation Charter School
4850 N State Rd 7
ZIP: 33319
(954) 739-0571
Park Lakes Elementary School
3925 N State Road 7
ZIP: 33319
(754) 322-7650
Primary
Total Enrollment 1147
Pathways Academy K-8 Center
4850 N State Rd 7
ZIP: 33319
(954) 739-6166
Primary
Total Enrollment 271

Lauderdale Lakes Private Schools

St Helen Catholic School
3340 W Oakland Park Blvd
ZIP: 33311
Elementary
Total Enrollment 194
Phyl's Academy Preparatory School
4645 N State Road 7
ZIP: 33319
Elementary
Total Enrollment 284
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