Margate is a quaint Southern Florida city that sits twelve miles north of Fort Lauderdale and seven miles west of the Atlantic Ocean. It offers a big-city attitude with a small-town feel, featuring four golf courses, modern shopping plazas and dozens of parks and sports complexes. Margate is a convenient and comfortable city to live and work in Southern Florida.
Margate, like most areas of Florida, is best navigated by car. Major roads like Florida’s Turnpike, Sawgrass Expressway and Route 441 pass through the city. Public transportation is run by the Margate Inner-City Transit System. It includes three extensive bus routes, which are used in conjunction with Broward County Transit.