Pompano Beach, named for the Florida Pompano – a fish for delicate dining, is in northeast Broward County along the Atlantic Ocean. It includes about 3 miles of beachfront extending from the intersection of Florida State Road A1A and Terra Mar Drive to the Hillsboro Inlet.
Like all of southeast Florida, Pompano Beach has experienced great growth in the late 20th century…with its current population being 89,000. The total area is 22.1 miles – of which 7.22% is water. A great City for those who like boating , fishing and sun bathing.
Pompano Beach is widely known for its care of and concern for the trees of its City, and for 17 consecutive years The National Arbor Day Foundation has awarded it the prestigious national Tree City USA award,
Its neighboring communities are Hillsboro Beach, Lighthouse Point, Deerfield Beach, Coconut Creek, Coral Springs and Fort Lauderdale.