Davie, Florida

Davie: Town in Florida, United States

About

Davie is a town located in the county of Broward in the U.S. state of Florida. Its population at the 2010 census was 91,992 and a population density of 994 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 106,621 inhabitants.

The town was created 115 years ago in 1908.

Davie is a town located in Broward County, Florida, just west of Fort Lauderdale. With a population of around 105,000, it offers a small town feel in a metro area.

History of Davie

The area was originally inhabited by the Seminole tribe. In the early 1900s, the town was established by Tamara Toussaint and Jake Tannebaum. They named the town after Robert P. Davie, a Colorado developer who had purchased land in the area.

Davie was officially incorporated as a town in 1925. Much of its early growth was fueled by the construction of railroads that connected South Florida.

Features and Attractions

Some key features and attractions of Davie include:

  • The Bergeron Rodeo Grounds that host the annual South Florida Professional Rodeo
  • The popular Flamingo Gardens with botanical gardens and Everglades wildlife
  • Old Davie School Historical Museum housed in a 1918 schoolhouse
  • The Pine Island Ridge, an area with many horse farms
  • The Nova Southeastern University campus

Things to Do

Popular activities in Davie include:

  • Attending rodeos and events at the Bergeron Rodeo Grounds
  • Exploring the nature and gardens at Flamingo Gardens
  • Learning about history at the Old Davie School Museum
  • Horseback riding through the many trails and farms
  • Visiting Young at Art Museum which has interactive children's exhibits

In summary, Davie has preserved its historic small town roots while growing into a vibrant suburban community known for equestrian activities, western lifestyle, and educational institutions.

Davie locator map
Location of Davie on Florida map.

Quick Facts about Davie

Population : 106,621 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Florida (United States)
County : Broward County
Area : 92.56 km2
Altitude : 3 feet / 1 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1909 (115 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 14:27:42 (25th May 2024)
Density : 1,152 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 13.72% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Davie is located at 26°3'46"N 80°13'59"W (26.0628700, -80.2331000).

Davie map

Demographics

The population of Davie increased by 13.72% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 91,992 - census
2011 94,455 2.61% estimation process
2012 95,776 1.38% estimation process
2013 97,599 1.87% estimation process
2014 99,179 1.59% estimation process
2015 101,229 2.03% estimation process
2016 103,255 1.96% estimation process
2017 105,136 1.79% estimation process
2018 106,131 0.94% estimation process
2019 106,306 0.16% estimation process
2020 106,621 0.3% estimation process

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Best Things to Do in Davie

1 Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino - Hollywood, FL

Rating: 4.5 (27182)

1 Seminole Way, Davie, FL 33314, United States ➦ Show Map

☎ +18665027529 🔗 Url

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino - Hollywood, FL

2 Flamingo Gardens

Rating: 4.6 (4507)

3750 S Flamingo Rd, Davie, FL 33330, United States ➦ Show Map

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Flamingo Gardens

3 Vista View Park

Rating: 4.7 (2289)

4001 SW 142nd Ave, Davie, FL 33330, United States ➦ Show Map

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Vista View Park

4 iFLY Indoor Skydiving - Fort Lauderdale

Rating: 4.7 (880)

11690 W State Rd 84, Davie, FL 33325, United States ➦ Show Map

☎ +19542804359 🔗 Url

iFLY Indoor Skydiving - Fort Lauderdale

5 Wolf Lake Park

Rating: 4.7 (747)

5400 SW 76th Ave, Davie, FL 33314, United States ➦ Show Map

☎ +19547971147 🔗 Url

Wolf Lake Park

Where ot Eat in Davie

1 Twin Peaks Restaurant

Rating: 4.4 (4282)

2000 S University Dr, Davie, FL 33317, United States ➦ Show Map

☎ +19543066191 🔗 Url

Twin Peaks Restaurant

2 Flanigans Seafood Bar and Grill

Rating: 4.4 (2964)

2190 S University Dr, Davie, FL 33324, United States ➦ Show Map

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Flanigans Seafood Bar and Grill

3 Off The Wall Davie

Rating: 4.6 (2515)

9130 W State Rd 84, Davie, FL 33324, United States ➦ Show Map

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Off The Wall Davie

4 Buca di Beppo Italian Restaurant

Rating: 4.2 (2172)

3355 S University Dr, Davie, FL 33328, United States ➦ Show Map

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Buca di Beppo Italian Restaurant

5 LongHorn Steakhouse

Rating: 4.2 (2057)

2375 S University Dr, Davie, FL 33324, United States ➦ Show Map

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LongHorn Steakhouse

Where to Stay in Davie

1 Staybridge Suites Fort Lauderdale Airport - West, an IHG Hotel

Rating: 4.3 (171)

4901 Griffin Rd, Davie, FL 33314, United States ➦ Show Map

☎ +19549905150 🔗 Url

Staybridge Suites Fort Lauderdale Airport - West, an IHG Hotel

Other Places in Davie

1 Davie Utilities Department

Rating: 2.3 (14)

6591 Orange Dr, Davie, FL 33314 ➦ Show Map

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2 Davie Town Hall

Rating: 3.9 (9)

6591 Orange Dr, Davie, FL 33314 ➦ Show Map

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Davie Town Hall

3 US Department of Agriculture APHIS PPQ

Rating: 1 (1)

4380 Oakes Rd, Davie, FL 33314, United States ➦ Show Map

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US Department of Agriculture APHIS PPQ

People born in Davie (13)

People born in Davie, including actor Alex Weisman, football player, running back Giovani Bernard, baseball player Nicholas Castellanos, .

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Schools in Davie

College & universities near Davie, FL

Code Name City ZIP
136215 Nova Southeastern University Fort Lauderdale (FL) 33314-7796
138479 William T McFatter Technical College Davie (FL) 33317
391546 ASM Beauty World Academy Hollywood (FL) 33024
451149 Aveda Institute-South Florida Davie (FL) 33328
475477 City College-Hollywood Hollywood (FL) 33024-4045

Stations (6)

Amtrak & bus stations near Davie, FL

Code Name Address Type
FTL Fort Lauderdale 200 S.W. 21 Terrace RAIL
HOL Hollywood 3001 Hollywood Blvd RAIL
MIA Miami Intermodal Center 8303 NW 37th Ave RAIL
DFB Deerfield Beach 1300 W. Hillsboro Blvd RAIL
DLB Delray Beach 345 South Congress Ave RAIL

Post offices near Davie

Post Office Name City ZIP
Dav Post Office Davie (FL) 33328
Pembroke Pin Post Office Pembroke Pines (FL) 33024
West Hollywood Hill Post Office Hollywood (FL) 33021
University Post Office Pembroke Pines (FL) 33024
Melrose Vista Post Office Fort Lauderdale (FL) 33312

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City Name Population Title
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Pembroke Pines 174,414 The fifth most populous city in Florida.
Hollywood 154,611 A census-designated place in Broward County, Florida.
Miramar 141,150 The seventh most populous city in Florida.
Coral Springs 133,519 The fourth most populous city in Broward County, Florida.
Pompano Beach 112,360 The second most populous city in Broward County, Florida.
Plantation 96,351 A city in Broward County, Florida.
Sunrise 94,851 A city in Broward County, Florida.
Deerfield Beach 81,290 A city in Broward County, Florida.
Lauderhill 71,582 A city in Broward County, Florida.
Weston 71,086 A city in Broward County, Florida.
Tamarac 67,112 A city in Broward County, Florida.
Coconut Creek 61,128 A city in Broward County, Florida.
Margate 58,734 A city in Broward County, Florida.
Oakland Park 45,070 A city in Broward County, Florida.
North Lauderdale 44,203 A city in Broward County, Florida.

Distance to Other Cities

Davie distances to largest Florida cities