Miami-Dade County FL Information


Miami-Dade County Subdivisions

Miami-Dade County FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,702,302
Daytime Population: Workers 1,299,925
Daytime Population: Residents 1,465,287
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,765,212
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.02
Population in Households 2,661,414
Population in Familes 2,165,199
Population in Group Qrtrs 40,888
Population Density2 1,424
Diversity Index3 67


Median Household Income $46,948
Average Household Income $71,601
Per Capita Income $25,141


Total Housing Units 1,058,746 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 476,354 (45.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 457,241 (43.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 125,151 (11.8%)
Median Home Value $247,857
Average Home Value $322,416


Total Households 933,595
Average Household Size 2.85
Family Households 644,999
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.1% 1.11%
Households 1.02% 1.07%
Families 0.94% 1.01%
Median Household Income   2.7%
Per Capita Income   2.65%


Miami-Dade County FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Miami-Dade County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents 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 # 1 100th
Population Density # 5 94th
Diversity Index # 9 88th
Median Household Income # 31 55th
Per Capita Income # 33 52nd

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