Friday, March 7, 2008


Pembroke Pines is a city in Broward County, Florida, United States. The population was 137,427 at the 2000 census. As of 2004, the population estimated by the U.S. Census Bureau is 150,104.

Geography
Broward County Public Schools serves Permbroke Pines.

Education

Charles W. Flanagan High School
Everglades High School Public High School

Glades Middle School
Pines Middle School
Silver Trail Middle School
Walter C. Young Middle School Diversity Public Middle Schools

Chapel Trail Elementary School
Lakeside Elementary School
Palm Cove Elementary School
Panther Run Elementary School
Pasadena Lakes Elementary School
Pembroke Lakes Elementary School
Pembroke Pines Elementary School
Pines Lakes Elementary School
Silver Palms Elementary School
Pembroke Pines Charter Schools ( East Campus, Central Campus, West Campus and FSU Campus)
Dolphin Bay Elementary
Silver Lakes Elementary Public Elementary Schools

The Broward-Pines Center regional campus of Barry University.
The Broward-Pines Center regional campus of Broward Community College.
The Broward-Pines Center regional campus of Florida International University.
Keiser University P.Pines Campus Keiser University. Higher Education
As of the census of 2000, there were 137,427 people, 51,989 households, and 36,860 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,605.5/km² (4,157.6/mi²). There were 55,296 housing units at an average density of 646.0/km² (1,672.9/mi²). The racial makeup of the city was 75.58% White, 13.25% African American, 0.19% Native American, 3.76% Asian, 0.05% Pacific Islander, 3.70% from other races, and 3.47% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 28.16% of the population.
There were 51,989 households out of which 36.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.4% were married couples living together, 11.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.1% were non-families. 24.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 12.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.62 and the average family size was 3.13.
In the city the population was spread out with 25.6% under the age of 18, 6.4% from 18 to 24, 33.5% from 25 to 44, 19.3% from 45 to 64, and 15.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 87.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 81.8 males.
The median income for a household in the city was $52,629, and the median income for a family was $61,480. Males had a median income of $45,129 versus $32,531 for females. The per capita income for the city was $23,843. About 3.9% of families and 5.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 5.2% of those under age 18 and 8.1% of those age 65 or over.

Languages

Jeff Fiorentino - 2005 Major League Baseball player for the Baltimore Orioles, born: April 14, 1983 (former resident)
Niki Taylor - Model born March 5, 1975 (former resident)
Trina - Rapper born December 3, 1978
DJ Khaled - 99 Jamz Radio DJ born November 26, 1975 (current resident)
Trick Daddy - Rapper born November 23, 1975 (current resident)

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