Miami Beach, FL Profile: Facts & Data


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Miami Beach, Florida - Basic Facts

The City of Miami Beach had a population of 91,817 as of July 1, 2018. Miami Beach ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Florida. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Miami Beach is located at latitude 25.8153 and longitude -80.1397 in Miami-Dade County. The formal boundaries for the City of Miami Beach (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.67 sq. miles and a water area of 7.55 sq. miles. Miami-Dade County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 3 feet.

The City of Miami Beach (GNIS ID: 2404248) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Florida is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Miami Beach is located within Miami Beach CCD of Miami-Dade County.

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Miami Beach, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 91,817
Population in Households 90,781
Population in Familes 51,136
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,036
Population Density2 11,973
Diversity Index3 61


Median Household Income $49,282
Average Household Income $84,505
Per Capita Income $45,239


Total Housing Units 68,900 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 16,198 (23.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 32,524 (47.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 20,178 (29.3%)
Median Home Value $391,851
Average Home Value $654,603


Total Households 48,722
Average Household Size 1.86
Family Households 18,992
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.55% 0.7%
Households 0.39% 0.59%
Families 0.42% 0.63%
Median Household Income   3.53%
Per Capita Income   3.43%

Miami Beach, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Miami Beach to the other 919 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 29 97th
Population Density # 10 99th
Diversity Index # 274 70th
Median Household Income # 463 50th
Per Capita Income # 123 87th

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