Hallandale Seashore (formerly known simply as Hallandale) is a metropolis in Broward County, Florida , United States. The city is known as after Luther Halland, the son of a Swedish worker for Henry Flagler’s Florida East Coast Railroad 1 As of the 2010 census , the population was 37,113.
The median revenue for a family in the city was $28,266, and the median earnings for a household was $37,171. Males had a median revenue of $31,287 versus $24,882 for females. The per capita revenue for town was $22,464. About thirteen.1% of households and 16.eight% of the inhabitants had been beneath the poverty line , including 26.4% of these underneath age 18 and thirteen.zero% of these age sixty five or over.
Railroad magnate Henry Flagler , proprietor of the Florida East Coast Railway , recruited Luther Halland, a brother-in-law of Flagler’s agents, to discovered a settlement south of the group of Dania Halland and Swedish immigrant Olaf Zetterlund touted the frost-free local weather and low cost land of the settlement (then named Halland, later changed to Hallandale). Halland constructed a small trading post and have become the primary postmaster of the small community.
There have been 18,051 households out of which 12.5% had kids beneath the age of 18 dwelling with them, 35.eight% had been married couples residing together, 9.1% had a female householder with no husband current, and 51.8% were non-families. 45.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 25.eight% had someone living alone who was sixty five years of age or older. The average household dimension was 1.88 and the common family dimension was 2.60.