Margate is in Broward County, Florida, United States. As of 2010, Margate had a population of 53,284. It is part of the South Florida Metropolitan Real Estate Area, which is home to 5,564,635 people. Margate is four miles from the Atlantic ocean. Margate, FL U.S. Population is 57,099. Margate's Crime Rate is Low, and the Cost of Living is Average. Health Care Varies. The Median Home Price is Low. The Median Income is Low. The Climate and Weather in Margate tends to be hot and humid, typical of South Florida. The Geography of Margate is northwest of Fort Lauderdale, and is just west of the Atlantic Ocean. Cultural Attractions include The nearby Boca Raton Art Museum is filled with art that represents the culture of Florida. Margate Recreation, enjoy The Calypso Cove Waterpark which features three swimming pools and various exercise and instructional programs.
Historical Margate became a town in 1955, and was incorporated as a city in 1961