StatisticSunsetFort LauderdaleFlorida
Population4,181175,15321,477,737
Population density (sq mi)5,0195,063410
Median age33.642.041.6
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.1:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a43%54%
Families w/ Kids under 1839%37%38%
Speak Englishn/a72%72%
Speak Spanishn/a15%21%

Key findings

  • The population density in Sunset is 1% lower than Fort Lauderdale
  • The median age in Sunset is 20% lower than Fort Lauderdale
  • In Sunset 79.10% of the population is White
  • In Sunset 15.30% of the population is Black
  • In Sunset 0.52% of the population is Asian

Compare Fort Lauderdale, FL Demographics

      vs

      Sunset population breakdown by race

      RaceSunsetFort LauderdaleFlorida
      White79.10%62.06%75.90%
      Black15.30%31.95%16.14%
      Asian0.52%1.54%2.61%
      American Indian0.00%0.22%0.27%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.06%
      Mixed race3.25%2.11%2.48%
      Other race1.83%2.07%2.54%
      In Sunset, 16.9% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Sunset age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Sunset, Fort Lauderdale, FL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).