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Deerfield Beach



The City of Deerfield Beach is a thriving community home to nationally-recognized corporations, quality redevelopment initiatives and a beach that is a four-time winner of the National Blue-Wave Award.

Deerfield Beach offers direct access to I-95, the Florida Turnpike, the Sawgrass Expressway as well as a Tri-Rail station and two freight railroads. The city is also approximately 15 minutes from the Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport; 30 minutes from the Palm Beach International Airport and 20 minutes from Port Everglades.  Deerfield Beach counts among its corporate headquarters, JM Family Enterprises, Don King Productions,, Health Communications, List Industries, Moving Waters Industries and MAPEI-Western Hemisphere.  Major distributions centers for Publix, Rooms-to-Go, Double-Eagle, National Brands and UPS are also located within the city’s limits.

Deerfield Beach boasts of a burgeoning research corridor along I-95 with the presence of the University of Miami Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Florida Atlantic Research & Development Park.  Deerfield Beach’s Community Redevelopment Agency, located in the eastern end of the City, has fostered approximately $200 million in new private sector investment as well as implementing over $10 million in public infrastructure improvements over the last 6 years.

Deerfield Beach has a wide variety of educational opportunities for its population of nearly 80,000 spread over 16.25 square miles. The City is home to 6 public schools and 2 private institutions. Among these are Deerfield Beach Middle and Deerfield Beach High School which both offer the globally-respected International Baccalaureate Program.

The City of Deerfield Beach provides economic development and redevelopment services in English, Spanish and Portuguese through its Office of Economic Development. Programs include utility tax elimination, commercial façade funding, small business counseling and financing referrals and participation with most county/state financial incentive initiatives.  For information regarding economic development programs and assistance in the City of Deerfield Beach, please click here.

Contact Information
Contact Address 150 NE 2nd Avenue
Deerfield Beach, FL 33441
Phone Number 954-480-4200
Economic Indicators
Population (2019) 79,854
Labor Force (2019) 41,336
Employment (2019) 40,077
Unemployment (2019) 1,259
Unemployment Rate (2019) 3.0
Land Area (square miles) 16.27
Households (2018) 426,648
Household Median Income (2018) $45,581

Source: 2018 American Community Survey 5-Year estimates, Florida Department of Economic Opportunity and Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Number of Schools
Charter Schools 2
Elementary Schools 3
Middle Schools 1
High Schools 1
Private Schools 2
A-Rated Schools 2

Source: Broward County Public Schools,, and Florida Department of Education.

Major Employers:

  • Broward Health North
  • Double Eagle Distributing
  • J.M. Family Enterprises
  • List Industries
  • People's Trust Insurance
  • Publix Distribution
  • Republic National Distributing
  • SHL Pharma
  • Sun Sentinel Media Group
  • Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center

  Updated 10-06-2020