Poinsettia Heights Houses For Sale
Poinsettia Heights is a neighborhood in the northeast section of Fort Lauderdale. Its boundaries are West of Federal Highway (US 1), north of Sunrise Boulevard and adjacent to the areas of Lake Ridge and Middle River Terrace. The original development, called “North Ridge,” was built by Gill Construction Company right after World War II in the 1940s and early 1950s. Today homes line the streets from 15th Avenue on the west to 20th Avenue and Lake Melva on the east. The Middle River forms a natural boundary to the north, and 13th Street separates it from the nearby Lake Ridge.
Contact Hertz Realty Network today!
A key selling point of Poinsettia Heights for many buyers is that the community provides an appealing mix of smaller (under 2,000 square feet) bungalows as well as newer constructions meeting the size criteria for luxury homes in South Florida (4,000 or more square feet). A sprinkling of condos and townhomes (multi-family dwellings are zoned for only the two busiest thoroughfares) rounds out the housing mix. Regardless of what style of South Florida real estate you like, you’ll find it in Poinsettia Heights.
Despite its relatively small size, there is plenty to do in Poinsettia Heights. The community has 89% more restaurants, 76% more cafes, and six times as many gyms per capita than other Florida communities. Residents of this vibrant area enjoy socializing and taking advantage of all that Fort Lauderdale has to offer. Be sure to check out the area’s top restaurants, which include Il Paesano, Pink Sub, Subs 27, Naked Grape Wine & Tapas, Alegria Tacos, Bravo Gourmet Sandwich and Peruvian Cuisine, Cafe Seville, Flash Fire Pizza, and La Dolce Vita. There are also plenty of outdoor activities to enjoy, including biking, running, boating, fishing, kayaking, and swimming,
Poinsettia Heights Demographics
Square Mileage: less than 1 square mile
Population Density: 4,566 per square mile
Growth Rate: 1.1% since 2010
Crime Rate: Above average
Average Income: $98,594
Average Home Price: $235,250
Population by Race: 87.40% White, 5.8% African-American
Population by Age: 38.40% of are 45 – 64, 19.20% are 34 – 44. Children and adolescents account for around 5% of the population
Neighborhood Walkability: Score of 16 out of 100
Call Us (954)693-6319
Homes for Sale in Poinsettia Heights