Located on the Atlantic Ocean, the Fort Lauderdale is a coastal city in the state of Florida of the United States. Its extensive system of canals has earned the city of Fort Lauderdale the title of the Venice of America. The city of Fort Lauderdale is located in the south of Florida in the Broadway County. This coastal city of Florida has a population of more than 170,000 people. As Fort Lauderdale is a coastal city, it is obviously popular for its splendid beaches and the various beach related activities that it offers.
Though the Fort Lauderdale is a city that occupies a small area, the name Fort Lauderdale is often used to refer the sprawling metropolis that has grown around it. The metropolitan area of Miami-Fort Lauderdale- West Palm Beach has a population of more than five million people. The city of Fort Lauderdale offers amazing attractions to the tourists who visit it.