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Ask any student in Florida what their plans for Spring Break is…the answer will be one of the most unanimous ones you’ll ever receive. Fort Lauderdale has long been established as the quintessential Spring Break destination what with an unending flow of beer, beach shores and of course, wet t-shirt contest. This perception is however, slowly changing as all age groups are thronging the city of Fort Lauderdale, and not just for beer mind you! It’s now a place where you can have a family holiday as well as a weekend getaway…the cultural side of Fort Lauderdale has blended in smoothly with its touristy fever to welcome a much more stable and substantial crowd.If  you venture inland, away from the beaches and shacks, Fort Lauderdale might actually surprise you- in a nice kind of way. With its extensive canal system, get from one point to another by water and explore the land on foot. With museums, estates and parks to whet your tourist appetite and beaches and piers to balance out any overdose of history and culture.

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Facts and Stats for Fort Lauderdale*

  • Pollution Statistics in Fort Lauderdale

    Know the pollution level of Fort Lauderdale before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 22.92 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 27.08 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 15.91 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 29.17 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 27.08 (Low)
  • Fort Lauderdale: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Fort Lauderdale for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Fort Lauderdale.

    • Burglary and Theft 46.77 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 34.68 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 53.33 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 51.67 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 40.83 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 53.33 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 34.17 (Low)
    • Drug offense 66.67 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 80.65 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 54.03 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 36.29 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 34.68 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 55 (Moderate)
  • Living in Fort Lauderdale - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 51.8 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 86.12 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 36.87 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 28.17 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 65.77 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.89 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Fort Lauderdale

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Fort Lauderdale

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.45 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 77.93 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 43.87 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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