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Miami Beach, Florida - Basic Facts

The City of Miami Beach had a population of 91,749 as of July 1, 2017. Miami Beach 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 Miami Beach is located at latitude 25.8153 and longitude -80.1397 in Miami-Dade County. The formal boundaries for the City of Miami Beach (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.67 sq. miles and a water area of 7.55 sq. miles. Miami-Dade County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 3 feet.

The City of Miami Beach (GNIS ID: 2404248) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

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

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Miami Beach population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Miami Beach, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 91,749
Population in Households 90,737
Population in Familes 51,821
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,012
Population Density1 11,964
Diversity Index2 61


Total Households 48,703
Average Household Size 1.86
Family Households 19,088
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 69,363 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 16,830 (24.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 31,873 (46.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 20,660 (29.8%)
Median Home Value $382,260
Average Home Value $535,929


Median Household Income $46,699
Average Household Income $82,366
Per Capita Income $44,110
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.61% 0.85%
Households 0.44% 0.76%
Families 0.54% 0.77%
Median Household Income   3.98%
Per Capita Income   3.06%
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.

Miami Beach, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Miami Beach to the other 919 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 26 97th
Population Density1 # 11 99th
Diversity Index2 # 267 71st
Median Household Income # 479 48th
Per Capita Income # 120 87th

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