The City of Miami is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Miami-Dade County at latitude 25.7752 and longitude -80.2086. Miami-Dade County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 7 feet.
The formal official name is the City of Miami, but most people and references simply refer to it as Miami, Florida.
The P1 Census Class Code for Miami indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
The formal boundaries for the City of Miami (see map below) encompass a land area of 35.89 sq. miles and a water area of 20.17 sq. miles.
|Population in Households||415,724|
|Population in Familes||297,313|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||8,023|
|Average Household Size||2.45|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||196,485 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||47,842 (24.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||121,536 (61.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||27,107 (13.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$221,723|
|Average Home Value||$295,478|
|Median Household Income||$27,645|
|Average Household Income||$47,974|
|Per Capita Income||$19,359|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.95%|
|Per Capita Income||3.03%|
The table below compares Miami to the other 920 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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.
|Total Population||# 2||100th|
|Population Density1||# 8||99th|
|Diversity Index2||# 159||83rd|
|Median Household Income||# 873||5th|
|Per Capita Income||# 634||31st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.