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North Andrews Gardens, Florida
Country  United States
State  Florida
County  Broward
 • Total 1.1 sq mi (2.8 km2)
 • Land 1.1 sq mi (2.8 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
7 ft (2 m)
 • Total 9,656
 • Density 8,883.1/sq mi (3,429.8/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
FIPS code 12-49150
GNIS feature ID 1867178

North Andrews Gardens was a census-designated place (CDP) in Broward County, Florida, United States. The population was 9,656 at the 2000 census. It is now annexed to Oakland Park, Florida.


North Andrews Gardens is located at 26°11′29″N 80°8′40″W / 26.19139°N 80.14444°W / 26.19139; -80.14444 (26.191461, -80.144341).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 2.8 km² (1.1 mi²), all land.


As of the census of 2000, there were 9,656 people, 3,518 households, and 2,409 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 3,420.4/km² (8,883.1/mi²). There were 3,645 housing units at an average density of 1,291.1/km² (3,353.2/mi²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 84.00% White (63.7% were Non-Hispanic White,) 4.83% African American, 0.37% Native American, 1.44% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 5.58% from other races, and 3.75% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 27.78% of the population.

There were 3,518 households out of which 36.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 49.1% were married couples living together, 13.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 31.5% were non-families. 22.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.74 and the average family size was 3.24.

In the CDP, the population was spread out with 26.3% under the age of 18, 6.6% from 18 to 24, 35.6% from 25 to 44, 21.8% from 45 to 64, and 9.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 104.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 101.1 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $41,675, and the median income for a family was $44,231. Males had a median income of $31,523 versus $25,469 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $16,951. About 5.8% of families and 8.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 11.4% of those under age 18 and 4.5% of those age 65 or over.

As of 2000, the North Andrews Gardens section of Oakland Park is the sixty-third most Cuban-populated area in the US at 5.76%, while the rest of Oakland Park had the 113th highest percentage of Cubans with 2.03% of all residents. The North Andrews Gardens section was also the thirty-third most Peruvian-populated area in the US, at 1.51% of the population, as well as having the seventy-fourth highest percentage of Colombians in the US, at 2.03% of all residents.

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