Fort Lauderdale

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Even National Geographic has something great to say about the landscape, people, and culture that make up what has become known as Fort Lauderdale. We invite you to learn more about what each unique town has to offer; then, book a vacation rental and make a run to Fort Lauderdale to experience it for yourself.

Fort Lauderdale by the numbers

Fort Lauderdale is located in the north end of the Greater Miami Metropolitan area

Fort Lauderdale was founed in 1911 after some old fort built on the rivers there

Fort Lauderdale is considered on of the world's premier yachting cities and boasts some of the most luxurious accomodations becuase of this. However, the city's roots are in scavenging ship wreckers. This colorful past has continued to this day with shipwreck scavenging laws still in force.

  • Tourist per Year
    13 Million
  • Miles of Beaches
    23 Miles
  • Population
    177 Thousand
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