Miami, FL 33179 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 33179: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Miami, FL 33179

Acceptable Alternative
Miami Gardens, FL 33179
N Miami Beach, FL 33179
North Miami Beach, FL 33179

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Miami-Dade County
  • Centroid: Latitude 25.955, Longitude -80.184
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 858
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 17,730
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 9,526
    • Single Family Addresses: 8,204

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Miami, FL 33179 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 44,558
Daytime Population: Workers 8,272
Daytime Population: Residents 23,626
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 31,898
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.72
Population in Households 44,380
Population in Familes 35,446
Population in Group Qrtrs 178
Population Density2 8,445
Diversity Index3 78


Median Household Income $46,954
Average Household Income $64,226
Per Capita Income $25,161


Total Housing Units 19,383 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 11,233 (58.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,114 (31.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,036 (10.5%)
Median Home Value $148,772
Average Home Value $216,672


Total Households 17,347
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 11,180
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 1.17% 1.25%
Households 1.0% 1.2%
Families 0.92% 1.13%
Median Household Income   2.34%
Per Capita Income   2.67%

Miami, FL 33179 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 33179 to the other 967 ZIP Codes 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 # 93 90th
Population Density # 28 97th
Diversity Index # 39 96th
Median Household Income # 521 46th
Per Capita Income # 531 45th

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