Lakes of Newport
Lakes of Newport | Homes For Sale in Plantation
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DHL‘s World Headquarters for the Americas is located in Plantation. American InterContinental University is located in the area, along with the University of Phoenix, located on North Pine Island Road. The Esperanto language institute headquarters are located in Plantation. Avianca operates a Fort Lauderdale-area sales office at 262 South University Drive in Plantation.a The city is also home of TradeStation broker.
|U.S. Decennial Census|
|2010 Census||Plantation||Broward County||Florida|
|Population, percent change, 2000 to 2010||+2.4%||+7.7%||+17.6%|
|Population density||3,907.4/sq mi||1,444.9/sq mi||350.6/sq mi|
|White or Caucasian (including White Hispanic)||69.9%||63.1%||75.0%|
|(Non-Hispanic White or Caucasian)||53.7%||43.5%||57.9%|
|Black or African-American||20.3%||26.7%||16.0%|
|Hispanic or Latino (of any race)||20.4%||25.1%||22.5%|
|Native American or Native Alaskan||0.2%||0.3%||0.4%|
|Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian||0.1%||0.1%||0.1%|
|Two or more races (Multiracial)||2.9%||2.9%||2.5%|
|Some Other Race||4.2%||3.7%||3.6%|
Plantation is located at (26.124354, −80.249503).According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 22.80 square miles (59 km2), of which 21.74 square miles (56 km2) is land and 0.19 square miles (0 km2) (0.87%) is water.
Plantation is located in central Broward County, Florida Broward County. It is bordered by Lauderhill to the northeast, Sunrise to the north and west, Davie to the south, and Fort Lauderdale to the east.
As of 2010, there were 37,587 households, with 9.0% being vacant. As of 2000, 30.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.0% were married couples living together, 11.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 33.2% were non-families. 25.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older.
The average household size was 2.48 and the average family size was 3.02. As of 2000, in the city, the population was spread out with 23.1% under the age of 18, 7.1% from 18 to 24, 32.0% from 25 to 44, 24.7% from 45 to 64, and 13.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females, there were 90.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 86.2 males.
According to a 2007 estimate, the median income for a household in the city was $66,135, and the median income for a family was $80,434. Males had a median income of $44,838 versus $32,360 for females. The per capita income for the city was $28,250. About 4.3% of families and 6.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 6.1% of those under age 18 and 6.7% of those age 65 or over.
As of 2000, English as a first language was spoken by 78.00% of the population, while Spanish was at 13.00%, French Creole at 2.24%, French speakers made up 1.30%, Hebrew comprised 0.72%, Portuguese speakers comprised 0.71%, Italian was at 0.58%, German at 0.54%, and Arabic was the mother tongue of 0.46% of all residents.
The City of Plantation is served by Broward County Public Schools.
Public high schools
Plantation middle schools
Public elementary schools
- Central Park Elementary School
- Mirror Lake Elementary School
- Peters Elementary School
- Plantation Elementary School
- Plantation Park Elementary School
- Sawgrass Elementary School (serves parts of Plantation)
- Tropical Elementary School
- American Heritage School
- American Academy
- The Blake School
- Our Savior Lutheran
- St. Gregory’s Parish School
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