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North Miami, Florida - Basic Facts

North Miami is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of North Miami.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Miami-Dade County at latitude 25.8901 and longitude -80.1867. Miami-Dade County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 7 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of North Miami (see map) encompass a land area of 8.4 sq. miles and a water area of 1.58 sq. miles.

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North Miami, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 60,582
Population in Households 58,780
Population in Familes 47,192
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,802
Population Density1 7,204
Diversity Index2 74


Total Households 19,813
Average Household Size 2.97
Family Households 13,081
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 22,517 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,332 (41.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 10,481 (46.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,704 (12.0%)
Median Home Value $145,549
Average Home Value $208,090


Median Household Income $33,642
Average Household Income $49,455
Per Capita Income $16,465
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.71% 0.93%
Households 0.65% 1.01%
Families 0.33% 0.88%
Median Household Income   3.24%
Per Capita Income   2.6%
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.


North Miami, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares North 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 51 95th
Population Density1 # 42 96th
Diversity Index2 # 87 90th
Median Household Income # 758 18th
Per Capita Income # 752 18th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.