Strategic Location

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Welcome to the City of Hollywood, a place where you will find your business can thrive. Hollywood is a business-friendly destination ideally located in the heart of South Florida at the crossroads of the Florida Turnpike, Interstate 95 and both the CSX and FEC railways.  Whatever your business, chances are you will find the right spot for success in Hollywood.

A beachfront community, Hollywood is located in southeastern Broward County midway between Miami and Fort Lauderdale. Founded by Joseph Young in 1925, Hollywood is approximately 30 square miles in size and is Broward’s third-largest municipality with a population of roughly 143,000 residents. Hollywood has an average annual high temperature of 83 degrees and low temperature of 68 degrees.

Moving efficiently throughout the region and state from Hollywood is made possible by several transportation assets. First, Hollywood is conveniently located along Interstate 95 between Fort Lauderdale and Miami. Other major highways such as Interstates 595 and 75, along with the Florida Turnpike, provide convenient access to the western and central portions of the state.

 

Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL)

FLL is located on the City’s northern boundary and is one of the fastest growing airports in the country. FLL is ranked 21st in the U.S. in total passenger traffic and 13th in domestic origin and destination passengers. There are more than 300 departure and 300 arrival flights a day. FLL offers nonstop service to more than 100 U.S. cities and flights to Canada, the Caribbean, Mexico, Latin America and Europe. FLL averages 621 commercial flights per day on 30 airlines. There are also 125 private flights. Each day over 67,000 travelers pass through the four terminals at FLL.
 
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Freight Rail


 Florida East Coast Railway (FEC) and CSX Railroad run through Hollywood offering convenient and affordable rail transportation for moving freight between rail yards and trucking terminals. To ensure continued economic growth for the region, FEC has completed a $53 million, 42.5-acre near-dock intermodal container transfer facility that will transfer international and domestic containers between ship and rail and handle domestic containers originating in or destined for the eastern United States market.

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Passenger Rail


 As part of the South Florida regional Transportation Authority, Tri-Rail commuter service connects Hollywood with Miami to the south and downtown West Palm Beach to the north. Two stops are located in Hollywood. Convenient bus connections are provided from all Tri-Rail stations. Additionally, the three major South Florida Aiports (Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood, Palm Beach and Miami) are accessible via train and connecting shuttle service.
 
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Hollywood Trolley

The Hollywood Trolley makes getting around Hollywood Beach and Downtown a breeze. Visitors and residents can board the trolley at more than a dozen convenient locations near Hollywood’s major activity and parking areas and explore the many things to see and do in Hollywood. The Hollywood Trolley is a service of the Hollywood Community Redevelopment Agency.

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