Deerfield Beach is a city in U.S. state of Florida. It is situated in Broward County, 4 miles south of Baca Raton. It is part of the Miami–Fort Lauderdale–Pompano Beach Metropolitan area. The city gets its name from the large deer populations that used to exist here.
Deerfield Beach serves as a bedroom community for Boca Raton and Fort Lauderdale. There is some tourism, including hotels, restaurants, and shopping options in the community. Companies with office space or other facilities in Deerfield include Advanced Processing & Imaging, JM Family Enterprises, Southeast Toyota Distributors, and Gulfstream International Airlines has its headquarters on the property of Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. Other companies in the area include Locair.
Entertainment And Dining Out
Deerfield Beach offers many things to see and do in the area including the Deerfield Beach Arboretum, Deerfield Beach Pier, Deerfield Island Park, and Quiet Waters Park. The Deerfield Beach Arboretum is also referred to as the Tree Zoo. This is a 9-acre arboretum and botanical garden that offers the option to explore more than 200 different species of trees and palms from around the world. The arboretum also displays more than 50 different species of flowering trees. Dining options in Deerfield Beach include JB’s on the Beach, Oceans 234, Cove Restaurant, Little Havana, Whale’s Rib, and Brooks Restaurant. Muddy Waters Restaurant serves authentic American food in an adventure island setting, great for families and children.
The nearest major airport to Deerfield is Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport offering international and regional flights, located 23 miles from the city center. Interstate 95 runs through the heart of Deerfield Beach as it makes it way down the entire length of the eastern coast. This roadway connects the city with Hollywood and Miami to the south and West Palm Beach in the north. Deerfield Beach Station is served by Amtrak and Tri-Rail train networks and the Broward County Transit (BCT) bus service has regional routes across the area.