Cooper City 86 Exceptional
Cooper City Livability #73 ranked city in Florida#1,017 ranked city in the USARanks better than 96% of areas

Livability Awards

A+ Cooper City Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Cooper City Cost of Living Cost of living is 29% higher than Florida
Cooper City
12828% more expensive than the US average
991% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Cooper City cost of living
A+ Cooper City Crime Total crime is 55% lower than Florida
Total crime
97858% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 10358% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-7%Year over year crime is down
Cooper City crime
B- Cooper City Employment Household income is 89% higher than Florida
Median household income
$92,38867% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$38,53729% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
4%6% lower than the US average
Cooper City employment
C- Cooper City Housing Home value is 91% higher than Florida
Median home value
$319,40073% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,76886% higher than the US average
Home ownership
86%35% higher than the US average
Cooper City real estate or Cooper City rentals
A+ Cooper City Schools HS graduation rate is 10% higher than Florida
High school grad. rates
91%10% higher than the US average
School test scores
77%59% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
18:115% higher than the US average
Cooper City K-12 schools
A+ Cooper City User Ratings There are a total of 8 ratings in Cooper City
Overall user rating
84% 8 total ratings
User reviews rating
80% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
85% 7 total surveys
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      Living in Cooper City, FL

      Cooper City, Florida is a medium-sized city with a population of 34,364 people. With a population density of 4,275 people per square mile, Cooper City is well above the nation's average density level. If we look at the most recent Census, Cooper City is known to have a predominantly White population. The next two most common races are Asian and Black. Additionally, more than a quarter of the population of Cooper City are of Hispanic or Latino origin, and 21% of the population also speak Spanish. If finding a family friendly city is important to you, look no further. With more than 77% of the population considered married and 55% with kids under the age of 18, Cooper City could be considered a very suitable city for families.

      Living in Cooper City can be a good experience for anyone relocating to the area. Having said that, in the state of Florida, there are many desirable places to live, so choose wisely! With useful information like amenities, crime, education, housing and other key data points, finding the best places to live in Cooper City and in the areas around Cooper City is a much easier task.

      With a livability score of 85/100, Cooper City is ranked #389 in the United States and #35 in Florida. Based on this score, Cooper City would be considered a very livable city! This city is also ranked in the top 10 percentile of all cities across the USA. Based on the grades for each individual category, Cooper City has been rewarded with high marks for amenities (A+), crime (A+), weather (A), education (A+) and employment (B-). Unfortunately for Cooper City, there are some categories for which it does not rank well, this includes: cost of living (F).

      Location, location, location - possibly the three most important words in your search for a new place to live. Fortunately, in Cooper City, there is no shortage of amazing local amenities and interesting things to do.

      Feeling a sense of safety in the area that you live in is a must for most people. Low crime rates can have a positive impact on things like home prices, home appreciation rates and the overall sense of community. Cooper City has a violent crime rate of 60 crimes per 100,000 residents which is far lower than the national average.

      School test scores can be an important metric in deciding if the local area schools can provide a solid educational system for children. The schools in Cooper City have a test score average of 72%, which is well above the US average.

      There are many factors that go into deciding if an area is the right fit for your lifestyle. Certain “must haves” like low crime, great schools and nearby amenities are all at the top of most people's lists. But before even considering if those options are available, most people will need to know if the real estate in Cooper City is actually affordable. The median home price for Cooper City homes is $319,400, which is 91.5% higher than the Florida average. If we take a closer look at the affordability of homes in Cooper City, we’ll see that the home price to income ratio is 3.5, which is 2.9% higher than the Florida average. Knowing if your home will appreciate on a long term or even a short term basis should be factored into your decision making. An increase in your home’s value can be a good way to generate tax-free equity that can create long term financial security. In the past year, appreciation rates for homes in the Cooper City area were 4.3% and 5 year appreciation rates were 8.5%.

      Cooper City transportation information

      StatisticCooper CityFloridaNational
      Average one way commute27min27min26min
      Workers who drive to work83.1%79.5%76.4%
      Workers who carpool8.4%9.3%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.7%2.1%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.2%0.7%0.6%
      Workers who walk0.4%1.5%2.8%
      Working from home6.5%5.4%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Cooper City, FL data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).