Parkland is a city located in the northwest corner of Broward County. It is less than 15 miles southwest of Boca Raton and close to Coral Springs and Fort Lauderdale. The city is situated in a truly unique environment of natural beauty and quaint Southern charm, and will be a perfect destination for families looking for homes for rent in Florida.
With the majesty of the Everglades just off to the west and a large number of parks and trails located within the city limits, Parkland residents have plenty of opportunities to hike, fish, swim, hunt and enjoy the luxury of the natural scenery. The city stands out as an oasis of almost rural calm despite being quite well-developed in recent years, due to its various ranches and farms. Parkland features countless amenities - shopping, dining, a well-known golf course and country club, sports teams, community festivals and concerts, and a great deal more.
Facts for Renters
The city of Parkland was incorporated in 1963, and earns its nickname, "The Relaxed City."
Parkland is within the Broward County Public Schools district, which is the sixth-largest in the nation. Students in the city attend either Riverglades, Heron Heights or Park Trails Elementary Schools, as well as Westglades Middle School and Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.
Parkland is home to the luxurious Parkland Golf & Country Club, which features a par-72 golf course and a wide range of other spa and sporting amenities.
Equestrian activities are big in Parkland. The city has its own Equestrian Center, and several other private ranches are located in town.
Resources for Renters
To learn about the countless activities and services available to Parkland residents, check out the city's website.