The City of Sweetwater is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Miami-Dade County at latitude 25.7775 and longitude -80.3797. Miami-Dade County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 3 feet.
The formal official name is the City of Sweetwater, but most people and references simply refer to it as Sweetwater, Florida.
The P1 Census Class Code for Sweetwater 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 Sweetwater (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.27 sq. miles and a water area of 0.13 sq. miles.
|Population in Households||13,733|
|Population in Familes||11,592|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||50|
|Average Household Size||3.29|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||4,258 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,894 (44.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,284 (53.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||80 ( 1.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$186,432|
|Average Home Value||$202,851|
|Median Household Income||$29,984|
|Average Household Income||$38,827|
|Per Capita Income||$11,806|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.28%|
|Per Capita Income||2.78%|
The table below compares Sweetwater 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||# 241||74th|
|Population Density1||# 3||100th|
|Diversity Index2||# 756||18th|
|Median Household Income||# 834||9th|
|Per Capita Income||# 884||4th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.