Welcome to Weston

Weston, a master planned suburban community, is one of the nicest and fastest growing communities in Florida. Weston was officially established as a city in 1996 and is the most western city in all of Broward County.

Weston is known for being a very nice community that offers upper-scale lifestyle that attracts people of all walks of life and in business with the average median income coming in at around $119,689. In fact, Money magazine ranked Weston 19th in America in the “Biggest Earners” category. $119,689 and a Top 10 Place to Live in America (2016).

The following demographic information pertaining to Weston is courtesy of WikiPedia.

Weston Demographics
2010 Census Weston Broward County Florida
Total population 65,333 1,748,066 18,801,310
Population, percent change, 2000 to 2010 +32.7% +7.7% +17.6%
Population density 2,596.6/sq mi 1,444.9/sq mi 350.6/sq mi
White or Caucasian (including White Hispanic) 85.8% 63.1% 75.0%
(Non-Hispanic White or Caucasian) 44.8% 43.5% 57.9%
Black or African-American 4.4% 26.7% 16.0%
Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 44.9% 25.1% 22.5%
Asian 4.6% 3.2% 2.4%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.1% 0.3% 0.4%
Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1%
Two or more races (Multiracial) 2.4% 2.9% 2.5%
Some Other Race 4.2% 3.7% 3.6%

Weston boasts the following (per their city website):

  • A-rated public schools and excellent private schools
  • Outstanding public safety and the lowest crime rate per capita in the County;
  • Fourteen meticulously maintained park and recreational facilities which play host to cultural and community events and tens of thousands of registrants in organized sports leagues;
  • A Community Center which offers a variety of year-round enrichment classes and programming for all ages and interests, and a family YMCA within the City’s regional park;
  • The lowest combined property taxes, municipal taxes and fees in the County;
  • The lowest millage rate in the County;
  • The lowest ratio of employees per 1000 population in the County;
  • AAA credit ratings
  • Visually distinctive, Weston’s extensive landscaping is without dispute one of the City’s greatest assets: rows of prestigious Royal Palms and city entry signs surrounded by lush foliage which also lines the berms, medians and rights-of-ways throughout the city.