Hollywood is a city in Broward County, Florida, between Fort Lauderdale and Miami. The average temperature is between 68 and. As of July 1, 2018, Hollywood had a population of 154,823. Founded in 1925, the city grew rapidly in the 1950s and 1960s, and is now the twelfth-largest city in Florida. Hollywood is a principal city of the Miami metropolitan area, which was home to an estimated 6,012,331 people at the 2015 census.