The city of Hollywood, Florida is sometimes confused for Hollywood, California. Hollywood is found in south Florida, north of the region’s major urban area, Miami. Hollywood has a population of over 140,000 residents, and the city’s metro area is home to over 5 million people. Hollywood is one of the 15 biggest cities in the state of Florida, due to large growth in the 1950s and in recent years. Hollywood is well-known for its warm weather and pristine beaches.