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Plantation, FL

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About Plantation, FL

Plantation, FL is located in Broward County in the state of Florida.

The total City Population for Plantation is about 92,212 with about 1,675 people per square mile.

The Average Home Value is $351,218, which is roughly 41% higher than the Average Home Value of $207,987 for the state of Florida, and roughly 46% higher than the National Average of $188,692.

The Median Income Per Household is about $79,893, which is roughly 31% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $55,343 for the state of Florida, and roughly 28% higher higher than the National Average of $57,518.

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Quick Stats

Plantation Population 92,212
Average Home Value $351,218
Median Household Income $79,893
Median Age 40.4
Unemployment Rate 4.7%
Politics 64.61% Democratic

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household: N/A
Male Population Estimate: 48.8%
Female Population Estimate: 51.2%
Median Age: 40.4
Male Median Age: N/A
Female Median Age: N/A

Racial Demographic Estimates



Broward County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 77.13% between the winner and runner up.
Marco Rubio
U.S. Senator
Marco Rubio
Republican Party
Rick Scott
U.S. Senator
Rick Scott
Republican Party
Ron DeSantis
State governor
Ron DeSantis
Republican Party

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 64.61%
Republican: 34.81%
Libertarian: 0.33%
Green: 0.13%
Other: 0.12%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Plantation specifically.

Average # of Homicides for Broward County: About 5.5339 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Broward County: About 397.775 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Broward County is about 29% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 28% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.


The Unemployment Rate for Plantation is about 4.7%.

Florida is ranked #32 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 36.22 out of 100.

32nd out of 52

Wage Policies

Overall Wage Policy Score: 30.13

The average living wage for the state of Florida is $32.28/hr, while the states minimum wage is $8.65/hr, which can be set above the state standard, and is extended to farm workers. This gives Florida a minimum wage score of 25.7 compared to all other states.

The minimum wage for tipped employees is $6.98/hr, which gives Florida a minimum wage for tipped employees score of 75.11 compared to all other states.

The weekly unemployment (UI) benefit for Florida is $173.00, resulting in a UI benefit score of 19.4 compared to all other states.

Worker Protection Policies

Overall Worker Protection Score: 71.43
X Florida does provide accommodations for pregnant workers.
X Florida does offer protections for workplace breastfeeding.
Florida does mandate equal pay across gender and race.
X Florida does prohibit pay secrecy practices in the workplace.
X Florida does restrict access to salary history to reduce gender and racial bias.
X Florida does provide some form of paid family leave.
X Florida does provide some form of paid sick leave.
X Florida does not provide flexible scheduling of worker shifts.
X Florida does not mandate pay reporting or "call-in" pay by employers.
X Florida does not provide split shift pay regulation.
X Florida does not provide workers advanced notice of shift scheduling.
Florida does provide some form of sexual harassment protection in state law.
Florida does extend workers compensation mandates to farmworkers.
X Florida does not extend worker protections to domestic workers.

Right To Organize Policies

Overall Right To Organize Score: 70
X Florida does not have a "right-to-work" law.
X Florida does legalize project labor agreements to ensure a fair wage to workers on contract.
Florida does not protect workers against wage theft retaliation.
Florida does partially require collective bargaining for public workers.
Florida does provide collective bargaining for teachers.
Florida does provide wage negotiations for teachers.
Data from Oxfam America, Inc.
A global organization that fights inequality to end poverty and injustice.

Nearby Location

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s): 33313, 33317, 33318, 33322, 33323, 33324, 33325, 33329, 33337, 33388 (10 Total Zip Codes)
Latitude: 26.125900
Longitude: -80.261700
TimeZone: Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving: Yes
Region: South
Average Elevation: 6.0 ft.
Area Code(s): 954, 754