About Oakland Park, FL

Enjoy the best of the Florida in Oakland Park only 30 miles away from Miami. This nearly 9-square-mile town offers plenty of sunshine to its residents as well as being minutes away from the ocean. It is known for its stunning parks, highly rated schools, and outstanding restaurants. It is conveniently located close to the Fort Lauderdale International Airport, making this little slice of paradise convenient to get to from any area. Oakland Park has a history dating back to 1925, where it was originally known as “Floranada,” a combination of “Florida” and “Canada.”