Fort Lauderdale is a city located in the U.S. state of Florida. It is within and the county seat of Broward County approximately 28 miles north of Miami. It has a total area of 36.31 square miles at 26°8′N 80°9′W. The elevation is 9 feet above sea level. As of the 2010 census data, it had a total population of 165,521. The population density was 5,162.81/sq mi. It has Zip codes 33301, 33304-33306, 33308-33309, 33312-33313, 33315-33316, 33334, and 33394.