Hollywood is a classic Florida beach town located between Fort Lauderdale and Miami in Broward County. According to the 2010 U.S. Census, this city had a population of 140,768. It is the 12th largest city in Florida and is a major city in the South Florida Metropolitan Area. According to Wikipedia there were 5,564,635 people living in this broader metropolitan area.
The median age in Hollywood Florida is 39 years. The city’s age demographic shows a mixed population with 21.3% under the age of 18, 7.0% from 18 to 24, 31.3% from 25 to 44, 23.1% from 45 to 64, and 17.3% who were 65 years of age or older
Hollywood boasts of seven miles of Atlantic beaches but its big claim to fame is the 2.5 miles of amazing, broad brick-paved boardwalk that is great for strolling, biking or roller-blading with shops and restaurants galore.
A trolley runs Wednesdays, Thursdays & Sundays, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. and Fridays & Saturdays, 10 a.m.-11 p.m. which is a great way to get around from downtown to the best places on the beach.