Located within Florida, United States, the city of Pompano Beach is located in the Miami metropolitan area.
Pompano Beach offers a broad selection of green spaces to enjoy, as well as some areas with a vibrant feel. It is easy to get to parks in the city since there are around 40 of them nearby for residents to enjoy. Lastly, this part of the Miami metropolitan area is relatively quiet, thanks to the presence of few people out and about on the streets, although noise levels are higher closer to the airport (Pompano Beach Airpark), one of the railway lines or Interstate 95.
A majority of the houses available in the housing market in Pompano Beach were built between 1960 and 1980, when a large proportion of the housing growth occurred. In this city, around half of the dwellings are large apartment buildings, while the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings and single detached homes. The proportions of renters and home owners are about even. This city has a selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Primary schools are easy to walk to from most houses for sale in Pompano Beach. On the other hand, it can be difficult to get to high schools as a pedestrian. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. In terms of eating, it is easy to get to the nearest grocery store by walking from most houses for sale in this city. A limited selection of restaurants and cafes can be found as well.
This city is a fairly pleasant part of the Miami metropolitan area for pedestrians; many daily errands can be run without having to use a vehicle. Getting around by public transit is challenging in Pompano Beach. Nevertheless, there is the Pompano Beach Station on the Tri-Rail. House owners benefit from around 10 bus lines, and most properties are very close to a bus stop. In contrast, traveling by car is straightforward in Pompano Beach. It is very convenient to park, and most real estate listings are a reasonably short drive from the closest highway, such as Interstate 95.