Parkland Florida....

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Mortgage and Lending with Atlantis Mortgage

Parkland, Florida is 3 miles NE of Coral Springs, Florida (center to center) and 37 miles N of Miami, Florida. It is in Broward county. The city is part of the Fort Lauderdale metro area. The population of Parkland is 13,835.

The People and Families of Parkland

In Parkland, about 76% of adults are married. Parkland, compared to the great majority of similar-sized cities, is characterized by married couples rather than single adults. The size of households in the city is larger than most. Kids are seemingly everywhere in Parkland.

It's notable that men are disproportionately common in the city.

Wealth and Education

In 2000, Parkland had a median family income of $108,657. Parkland is one of the richer cities in Florida. A large stable middle class is one of the strengths of the city. There aren't a lot of poor people in Parkland. The people of the city can point with pride to the large number of college graduates in the the city. A sizable number of people in Parkland work from home.

Political Inclinations

Among Parkland political contributors, George W. Bush was favored among Presidential candidates in 2004, with $94,000. The Democratic party attracted the largest share of donations from the city.

Parkland Housing

Of the housing in Parkland, approximately 87% is occupied by their owners. Newer housing units are not uncommon in the city. Real estate taxes per home are higher in Parkland than most places in Florida.

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Comments (1)

Karen Monsour
Coldwell Banker Fort Lauderdale Beach - Fort Lauderdale, FL
REALTOR, SSRS - Sells FL Waterfront, Short Sale Expert!
Very nice post Kyle...I like it...my favorite RE broker...you're the best...Karen
Oct 16, 2007 01:23 PM