Welcome to Parkland

A family-friendly suburb known for its secluded atmosphere and booming economy

Parkland, Fla., is an idyllic suburb in the heart of Broward County. This peaceful residential haven is known for its beautiful outdoor spaces and tranquil gated communities. With its recent economic growth and family-friendly amenities, Parkland is quickly becoming one of the most luxurious and desirable places to live in South Florida.

The real estate market in Parkland is booming, boasting a wide range of options for prospective homebuyers and abundant new construction. In addition to single-family homes, Parkland features many townhomes, condominiums, and luxurious estates. The neighborhood’s architectural styles vary greatly, making it easy to find a home that perfectly suits your needs.

In addition to its thriving real estate market, Parkland offers various cultural activities and events throughout the year, such as live music, festivals, and farmers markets. With its sunny climate and easy access to the beautiful beaches of South Florida, Parkland is an ideal destination for those looking to enjoy the best of the Florida lifestyle.

What to Love

  • Excellent parks and recreation amenities
  • Easy access to major highways
  • Thriving business community
  • Well-regarded schools

Local Lifestyle

Parkland is an ideal destination for those seeking a vibrant, family-friendly suburb. With its abundance of parks, trails, and recreation areas, Parkland offers its lucky residents a peaceful haven from city life. Families are constantly moving to the kid-friendly neighborhoods in the area, while young professionals benefit from access to the city’s thriving business community.

The local economy is strong, with numerous businesses and corporate headquarters located within Parkland’s borders. In addition to retail centers and banks, Parkland also boasts several corporate headquarters and regional offices. Those working in the city also enjoy easy access to some of South Florida’s best shopping centers, restaurants, and entertainment venues.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

Deja Blue Restaurant is an upscale Mediterranean spot boasting stunning water views. The restaurant’s menu features a range of seafood dishes (including lobster, crab, and oysters), steaks, and other non-seafood options.

For a more Eastern take on seafood, Bluefin Sushi is known for its high-quality sushi and sashimi and wide selection of other Japanese and Thai dishes. The restaurant’s contemporary and sophisticated décor makes it popular for special occasions.

The whole family can be sure to enjoy a meal at Pizza Time Caffe, a laid-back eatery serving delicious pizzas amid its rustic interior. Pizza Time also offers a range of other Italian dishes, including pasta and sandwiches, and a selection of craft beers and wine served from their sprawling bar.

Featuring a tasteful selection of small boutiques, luxurious spas, and tasty eateries, Riverstone Shoppes is the perfect one-stop shop for all your retail needs. Another popular shopping destination is Parkland Commons, a sprawling plaza featuring a convenient selection of national and local retailers. Finally, the Shoppes at Heron Lakes is replete with all the amenities one could ask for — including a fitness center, health food store, and a tanning salon.

Things to Do​​​​​​

Nestled in the heart of Parkland, Liberty Park features a seven-acre green space with shaded playgrounds, a splash pad, a dog park, and a picnic pavilion. Another beloved park (especially for sports fanatics) is Pine Trails Park. The park boasts seven multi-purpose fields for sports activities, a state-of-the-art playground, and an amphitheater that hosts monthly concerts.


The students of Parkland are served by Broward County Public Schools. Highlights include:

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Overview for Parkland, FL

33,772 people live in Parkland, where the median age is 39.4 and the average individual income is $63,078. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

39.4 years

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Schools in Parkland, FL

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The following schools are within or nearby Parkland. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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Somerset Parkland Academy
K - 8th
No rating available
Riverglades Elementary School
PreK - 5th
Heron Heights Elementary School
PreK - 5th
Park Trails Elementary School
PreK - 5th
Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School
9th - 12th
Westglades Middle School
6th - 8th
Mary Help Of Christians Catholic School
K - 8th
No rating available

Demographics and Employment Data for Parkland, FL

Parkland has 10,247 households, with an average household size of 3.29. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Parkland do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 33,772 people call Parkland home. The population density is 2,701.04 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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52.4 / 47.6%

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  • Less Than 9th Grade
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