The City of Opa-locka is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Miami-Dade County at latitude 25.9 and longitude -80.2552. Miami-Dade County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 7 feet.
The formal official name is the City of Opa-locka, but most people and references simply refer to it as Opa-locka, Florida.
The P1 Census Class Code for Opa-locka 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 Opa-locka (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.3 sq. miles and a water area of 0.18 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Opa-locka: Apalocka, Opa Locka, Opalocka.
|Population in Households||15,557|
|Population in Familes||12,608|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||72|
|Average Household Size||3.01|
|Average Family Size||4|
|Total Housing Units||6,119 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,678 (27.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||3,486 (57.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||955 (15.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$116,169|
|Average Home Value||$128,157|
|Median Household Income||$17,724|
|Average Household Income||$27,842|
|Per Capita Income||$9,227|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.21%|
|Per Capita Income||3.06%|
The table below compares Opa-locka 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||# 219||76th|
|Population Density1||# 185||80th|
|Diversity Index2||# 98||90th|
|Median Household Income||# 918||0th|
|Per Capita Income||# 917||0th|
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