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Pros

-Cultural diversity
-Beaches and water recreation
-Entertainment

Cons

-Hurricane risk
-Cost of living
-Crime rates


What Bert Has To Say About Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach Metro Area


Miami has always been the commercial and cultural center for Florida and the nearby Caribbean, but in the past 30 years it has emerged as a world-class international hub and a gateway for all of Latin America. In many ways it serves as the central logistical and cultural hub of the entire Western Hemisphere. The inevitable result is a diverse and invigorating Latin culture superimposed upon what was already a major commercial, resort, and retirement area dating back to the 1920’s. Many think of it as a tourist center, but import/export and international financial trade with Latin countries make up a far larger part of the economy. These activities bring a large banking industry as well as cargo transport and warehousing; the manufacturing and corporate headquarters rosters are also growing. The city is busy- in many ways stressful- and the mix of cultures, heat, and poverty has occasionally boiled over into ethnic and civil strife. But the city is fun and undeniably alive.

Highlights


Regional center - South Atlantic Coast near the southern tip of the Florida Peninsula See Local Real Estate
Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
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City: Hollywood
Zip Codes: 33024, 33021, ... 4 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 12 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Hollywood


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Hollywood is 4.70 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Hollywood jobs have Increased by 1.23 percent. Learn more...
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Hollywood's cost of living is 10.20% Higher than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Hollywood's Cost of Living
    POPULATION
    Hollywood's population is 149,728 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 23.03 percent. Learn more...
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 28 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Hollywood is $220,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -11.77%. Check out the homes in the area.
    SCHOOLS
    Hollywood public schools spend $9,109 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.3 students per teacher in Hollywood. Learn more...

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Hollywood Housing Market


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  2/25/2018
Great place to live, work, play, & INVEST!!

Hollywood has and is continuosly changing and growing since most of the reviews on this site, most of the reviews are many years old! Hollywood is BOOMING!! Great place... (Read More)

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  6/21/2017
Hollywood is too crowded

The city of Hollywood is too crowded. A lot of Spanish speakers who do not conform to city coding. Do not speak English. Do not integrate to US qualities. Trucks and... (Read More)

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  9/22/2015
No Police in Hollywood

The City of Hollywood Police Department appears to be anticitizen. Complaints of crime are swept under the rug and eventually "disappear" from the system. Meanwhile,... (Read More)

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