Opa Locka, FL 33055 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 33055: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Opa Locka, FL 33055

Acceptable Alternative
Carol City, FL 33055
Miami Gardens, FL 33055

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Miami-Dade County
  • Centroid: Latitude 25.943, Longitude -80.277
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 375
  • PO Box Addresses: 670
  • Residential Addresses: 12,292
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 717
    • Single Family Addresses: 11,575

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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Opa Locka, FL 33055 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 44,681
Population in Households 44,557
Population in Familes 38,811
Population in Group Qrtrs 124
Population Density1 7,098
Diversity Index2 75


Median Household Income $43,591
Average Household Income $56,640
Per Capita Income $15,608


Total Housing Units 12,758 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,928 (70.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,298 (25.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 532 ( 4.2%)
Median Home Value $187,936
Average Home Value $202,985


Total Households 12,226
Average Household Size 3.64
Family Households 10,342
Average Family Size 4
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 0.3% 0.47%
Households 0.16% 0.36%
Families 0.16% 0.37%
Median Household Income   3.11%
Per Capita Income   3.16%

Opa Locka, FL 33055 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 33055 to the other 970 ZIP Codes 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 # 96 90th
Population Density # 43 96th
Diversity Index # 80 92nd
Median Household Income # 646 34th
Per Capita Income # 918 5th

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