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Once known as "Tomato Capital of the World"

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Dania Beach is a city in Broward County, in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale metro area.

The community was named by Danish families who moved here

The latitude of Dania Beach is 26.051N. The longitude is -80.144W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone.

The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 20,061.


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Median household income
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$34,125
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Dania Beach demographic reports
Former and merged names include:
· Dania
Nearby parks & recreation: John U. Lloyd Beach State Recreation Area
Historic sites and museums: Graves Museum of Archaeology and Natural History, Hollywood Art Museum, International Game Fish Association Hall of Fame & Museum
Colleges and universities: SeaTech (ocean-engineering program of Florida Atlantic University)
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National index: 100
Local index: 183

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9% of Dania Beach residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Dania Beach ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Dania Beach was $20,795, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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17% of Dania Beach residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Dania Beach, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $599.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,039.


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Broward County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Dania Beach political report.

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The average commute time for Dania Beach workers is 24 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

A total of 16 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Dania Beach between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of 8.0 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was higher than the national norm.

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Hotels in Dania Beach include Courtyard Fort Lauderdale Airport, Hilton Garden Inn Ft Lauderda, Sleep Inn Inn & Suites, SpringHill Suites - Fort Lauderdale Airport, Wyndham Fort Lauderdale Hotel.

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