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Pompano Beach, Florida

Pompano Beach Florida
Full namePompano Beach
Official namePompano Beach
Settlement typeCity
CountryUnited States
CountyBroward County, FloridaBroward
Incorporated (town)July 3, 1908
Incorporated (city)1947
MayorLamar Fisher
City ManagerDennis Beach
Total Area25.8 sq mi (66.8 km2)
Land Area24.2 sq mi (62.7 km2)
Water Area1.60 sq mi (4.1 km2)
Elevation13 ft (4 m)
Total Population99845 (2010)
Metro (pop.)5564635
Other information
Time zoneEST (UTC-5)
- Summer (DST)EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code33060-33077, 33093, 33097
Area code754, 954
FIPS code12-58050 
GNIS feature ID0289162 

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Pompano Beach -enˌpɒmpənoʊ ˈbiːtʃ) is a city in Broward County, Florida, along the coast of the Atlantic Ocean just to the north of Fort Lauderdale. The nearby Hillsboro Inlet forms part of the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway. As of the 2010 census, the city's population was 99,845. It is part of the Miami Fort Lauderdale Pompano Beach Metropolitan Statistical Area, which was home to 5,564,635 people at the 2010 census. Pompano Beach is currently in the middle of a redevelopment process of its neglected beachfront, which promises to reinvent the city. The city has also been listed as one of the top real estate markets, being featured in CNN, Money and the Wall Street Journal as one of the country's top vacation home markets. Pompano Beach Airpark, located within the city, is the home of the Goodyear Blimp Spirit of Innovation.

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