Living in West Park, FL

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Updated: 2020-03-10

West Park SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
9.5
Safety
4
Amenities
9
Education
4
Commute
5

West Park, FL Crime Report

599
Total Crimes
3,915.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
52.46%
Above National Average

West Park, FL Cost Of Living

98
West Park's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average

West Park, Florida Info Snack

West Park, officially the City of West Park, is a municipality in Broward County, Florida, United States. It was created on March 1, 2005. It is located in the southeastern part of the county and consists of the neighborhoods of Carver Ranches, Lake Forest, Miami Gardens (Broward County), and Utopia. A large portion of the city lies west of the town of Pembroke Park, so the new city was called "West Park". With a population of 14,156 as of the 2010 census, the city is bordered by Miami-Dade County on the south, Pembroke Park on the east, Hollywood on the north and Miramar on the west.
Population
14,924
Unemployment
6.6%
Poverty
18.8%
Median Home
$162,800
Median Income
$42,500
Median Rent
$1,292

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Map Of West Park, FL

Population over time in West Park

Year Population % Change
2017 14,924 -0.2%
2016 14,960 0.5%
2015 14,884 0.7%
2014 14,779 1.2%
2013 14,604 1.3%
2012 14,415 0.8%
2011 14,306 0.6%
2010 14,225 -0.3%
2009 14,261 -
Crime/100k West Park FL USA
Violent Crime 712.6 384.9 368.9
Murder 13.1 5.2 5.0
Robbery 183.0 79.3 86.2
Aggravated Assault 490.3 260.8 246.8
Property Crime 3203.2 2281.8 2199.5
Burglary 385.7 337.7 376.0
Larceny 2359.9 1750.8 1594.6
Car Theft 457.6 193.3 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in West Park

White
15.3% (2,279)
African American
54.3% (8,099)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.6% (97)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
1.2% (175)
Two Or More
0.6% (91)
Hispanic
28.0% (4,183)
Race West Park FL USA
White 15.3% 54.4% 61.1%
African American 54.3% 15.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.6% 2.7% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 1.2% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.6% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 28.0% 25.2% 17.8%

Household Income For West Park, Florida

Less than $10,000
5.2% (78,031)
$10,000 to $14,999
10.4% (155,387)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.4% (125,999)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.6% (203,693)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.3% (258,079)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.6% (278,009)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.9% (178,020)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.9% (163,157)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.7% (40,535)
$200,000 or more
0.8% (11,485)
Income West Park FL USA
Less than $10,000 5.2% 6.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 10.4% 4.7% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.4% 10.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.6% 10.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.3% 14.3% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.6% 18.4% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.9% 11.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.9% 12.5% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.7% 4.8% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.8% 5.4% 7.0%

Gender in West Park

Female
51.2% (7,640)
Male
48.8% (7,284)
Gender West Park FL USA
Female 51.2% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 48.8% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in West Park for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.0% (1,343)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (1,790)
High School / GED
31.0% (4,626)
Some College
23.0% (3,432)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (1,790)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (1,343)
Master's Degree
3.0% (447)
Professional Degree
1.0% (149)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education West Park FL USA
< 9th Grade 9.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 20.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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