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Glenvar Heights, Florida - Basic Facts

The Glenvar Heights Census Designated Place had a population of 16,675 as of July 1, 2016. Glenvar Heights ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Florida. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Glenvar Heights is located at latitude 25.7094 and longitude -80.3159 in Miami-Dade County. The formal boundaries for the Glenvar Heights Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.12 sq. miles and a water area of 0.21 sq. miles. Miami-Dade County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 13 feet.

The Glenvar Heights Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2402529) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Florida is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Glenvar Heights Census Designated Place is located within Miami CCD of Miami-Dade County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Glenvar Heights population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Glenvar Heights, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 16,675
Population in Households 16,653
Population in Familes 12,013
Population in Group Qrtrs 22
Population Density1 4,050
Diversity Index2 54


Total Households 7,358
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 4,141
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 8,457 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,506 (41.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,852 (45.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,099 (13.0%)
Median Home Value $440,063
Average Home Value $505,680


Median Household Income $53,312
Average Household Income $88,292
Per Capita Income $38,606
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.21% 0.37%
Households -0.32% 0.29%
Families -0.17% 0.25%
Median Household Income   2.3%
Per Capita Income   1.57%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Glenvar Heights, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Glenvar Heights to the other 919 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 216 77th
Population Density1 # 162 82nd
Diversity Index2 # 363 61st
Median Household Income # 289 69th
Per Capita Income # 151 84th

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