As of 2007, Margate's population is 54,585 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 1.00 percent. See all of our Margate demographic data.
The median home cost in Margate is $311,600. Home appreciation the last year has been 21.00 percent. Find more data on Margate Real Estate.
Compared to the rest of the country, Margate's cost of living is 18.40% Higher than the U.S. average. See our full report on Margate Cost of Living.
Margate public schools spend $5,534 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $6,058. There are about 22 students per teacher in Margate. Learn about Margate Schools and Education.
The unemployment rate in Margate is 3.60 percent(U.S. avg. is 4.60%). Recent job growth is Positive. Margate jobs have Increased by 4.44 percent. See our full report on Margate Economy.
College/University in Margate:
- MARGATE SCHOOL OF BEAUTY INC (Full-time enrollment: 238; Location: 2515 N ST RD 7 STE 209; Private, for-profit)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Margate:
- KEISER COLLEGE (about 6 miles; Ft. Lauderdale, FL; Full-time enrollment: 2,879)
- BROWARD COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 11 miles; FT LAUDERDALE, FL; FT enrollment: 12,747)
- ART INSTITUTE OF FORT LAUDERDALE (about 12 miles; FT LAUDERDALE, FL; FT enrollment: 2,488)
- NOVA SOUTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY (about 13 miles; FT LAUDERDALE, FL; FT enrollment: 12,554)
- FLORIDA ATLANTIC UNIVERSITY-BOCA RATON (about 13 miles; BOCA RATON, FL; FT enrollment: 14,311)
- BARRY UNIVERSITY (about 25 miles; MIAMI, FL; FT enrollment: 5,780)
- PALM BEACH COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 28 miles; LAKE WORTH, FL; FT enrollment: 8,390)
Public primary/middle schools in Margate:
- MARGATE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 1,265; Location: 500 NW 65TH AVENUE; Grades: 06 - 08)
- LIBERTY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 1,121; Location: 2450 BANKS ROAD; Grades: KG - 05)
- MARGATE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 1,092; Location: 6300 NW 18TH STREET; Grades: PK - 05)
- ATLANTIC WEST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 1,019; Location: 301 NW 69TH TERRACE; Grades: PK - 05)
Private primary/middle schools in Margate:
- HEBREW ACADEMY COMMUNITY SCHOO (Students: 318; Location: 1500 STATE RD 7; Grades: PK - 8)
- ABUNDANT LIFE CHRISTIAN ACADEM (Students: 317; Location: 1494 BANKS ROAD; Grades: PK - 8)
- FAITH CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 249; Location: 6950 ROYAL PALM BLVD; Grades: PK - 9)
- WINFIELD CHRISTIAN ACADEMY INC (Students: 63; Location: 2474 N STATE ROAD 7; Grades: PK - 3)