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Sea Ranch Lakes, Florida
Village of Sea Ranch Lakes
Location of Sea Ranch Lakes in Broward County, Florida
Location of Sea Ranch Lakes in Broward County, Florida
Country  United States of America
State  Florida
County Logo of Broward County, Florida.svg Broward
Incorporated October 06, 1959
Government
 • Type Mayor-Council
Area
 • Total 0.19 sq mi (0.49 km2)
 • Land 0.17 sq mi (0.45 km2)
 • Water 0.02 sq mi (0.04 km2)
Elevation
10 ft (3 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 540
 • Density 3,103.45/sq mi (1,198.46/km2)
Time zone UTC−05:00 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC−04:00 (EDT)
ZIP Code
33308
Area code(s) 954, 754
FIPS code 12-64725
GNIS feature ID 0290781

Sea Ranch Lakes is a village in Broward County, Florida, United States. The population was 540 at the 2020 census. It is located on North Ocean Drive (Highway A1A) and is surrounded by Lauderdale-by-the-Sea. The majority of the village is a gated community, with the remainder being a public shopping plaza and a private beach club for village residents, with a pool and access to Sea Ranch Lakes Beach.

History

It was named after the Sea Ranch Hotel, a landmark hotel across from the gated community's main, public road, North Ocean Drive. The "Lakes" part was added because of the residential village's two artificial lakes. The private road leading into the village's entrance is Gatehouse Drive.

Geography

Sea Ranch Lakes is located at 26°12′2″N 80°5′48″W / 26.20056°N 80.09667°W / 26.20056; -80.09667 (26.200711, -80.096839). According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.2 square miles (0.52 km2), of which 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2), or 18.18%, is water.

To its north:

To its south:

  • Lauderdale-by-the-Sea

To its east:

To its west:

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1960 170
1970 660 288.2%
1980 584 −11.5%
1990 619 6.0%
2000 1,392 124.9%
2010 670 −51.9%
2020 540 −19.4%
U.S. Decennial Census

2020 census

Sea Ranch Lakes racial composition
(Hispanics excluded from racial categories)
(NH = Non-Hispanic)
Race Number Percentage
White (NH) 408 75.56%
Black or African American (NH) 7 1.3%
Asian (NH) 19 3.52%
Pacific Islander (NH) 1 0.19%
Some Other Race (NH) 3 0.56%
Mixed/Multi-Racial (NH) 22 4.07%
Hispanic or Latino 80 14.81%
Total 540

As of the 2020 United States census, there were 540 people, 206 households, and 157 families residing in the village.

2010 census

Sea Ranch Lakes Demographics
2010 Census Sea Ranch Lakes Broward County Florida
Total population 670 1,748,066 18,801,310
Population, percent change, 2000 to 2010 –51.9% +7.7% +17.6%
Population density 3,786.2/sq mi 1,444.9/sq mi 350.6/sq mi
White or Caucasian (including White Hispanic) 97.3% 63.1% 75.0%
(Non-Hispanic White or Caucasian) 88.4% 43.5% 57.9%
Black or African-American 0.6% 26.7% 16.0%
Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 9.7% 25.1% 22.5%
Asian 0.6% 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) 0.6% 2.9% 2.5%
Some Other Race 0.8% 3.7% 3.6%

As of 2010, there were 351 households, out of which 18.5% were vacant. In 2000, 14.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.3% were married couples living together, 3.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 39.5% were non-families. 34.3% of all households were made up of individuals, and 19.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.00 and the average family size was 2.56.

Education

Residents are within the Broward County Public Schools district. It is zoned to McNab Elementary School, Pompano Beach Middle School, and Northeast High School.

In addition the community is in the service area of the magnet school Pompano Beach High School.

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