Miami, Florida

Current Temperature ° Population 413,864

Homefacts City Report

Miami is located in Miami Dade County, FL. The population is 413,864, making Miami the largest city in Miami Dade County and the 2nd largest city in the state of Florida.

There are 299 public schools in Miami with an average Homefacts rating of B. The total crime rate for Miami is high, and there are 1,046 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Miami is very high and the median home sales price is $235,000.

Cities near Miami include Brownsville, Fisher Island and Gladeview.

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 27%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 49.6%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 23.3%

Crime Rate

49.8% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 457
  • Violent Crimes: 1
  • Robbery: 530
  • Burglary: 954
  • Property Crime: 5
  • Larceny Theft: 3

Registered Offenders

43.84% Higher than national avg.
  • 1,046 offenders in Miami
  • 25.27 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $239,700
  • Median Sales Price: $235,000
  • Foreclosures: 21,325
  • Homes For Sale: 6,551
  • Homes For Rent: 1,445

Environmental Hazards

2,981 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 342
  • Registered Polluters: 288
  • Superfunds: 87
  • Tanks & Spills: 2,264

Unemployment

Very High 7.1%
  • Florida unemployment average: 5.6%
  • National unemployment average: 5.8%

Schools view all

299 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 299 K-12 public schools in Miami, FL and 175 private schools. Homefacts rates Miami's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.

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Crime view details

1,046 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index view report

*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
  • Total Crime Index
  • Violent Crime Index
  • Property Crime Index

Real Estate view all

Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$239,700 compared to November 2013
Median Sales Price
$235,000 compared to November 2013

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    18.8%
  • Rented
    55%
  • Owned
    26.3%

6,551 Homes For Sale View All

$499,000
2369 Sw 13th St
Miami, FL 33145
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$770,000
2715 Nw 54 St
Miami, FL 33142
NR Beds | NR Baths
$160,000
9360 Fontainebleau Bl 205
Miami, FL 33172
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$845,000
136 Nw 35 St
Miami, FL 33127
NR Beds | NR Baths

21,325 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
$145,000  
$457,284
SW 19th St
Miami, FL 33145
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$311,654
SW 85th St
Miami, FL 33193
NR Beds | NR Baths
$346,272
SW 129th Ave
Miami, FL 33183
NR Beds | NR Baths
$171,122
SW 42nd Ter
Miami, FL 33165
3 Beds | 1 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

434 Building Permits View All

  • In 2013, the city of Miami, FL issued 434 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 434 permits, 12 were issued for single family homes and 12 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2012, the city of Miami, FL issued 951 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 951 permits, 40 were issued for single family homes and 40 were issued for multi-family homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

1,445 Rental Properties View All

$2,400
16563 Sw 50 Te
Miami, FL 33185
4 Beds | 3 Baths
$2,350
16167 Sw 101 Te
Miami, FL 33196
4 Beds | 3 Baths
$1,600
65 Nw 120 St
Miami, FL 33168
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$1,450
7111 Sw 128 Ct N/a
Miami, FL 33183
2 Beds | 2 Baths

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Environmental Hazards

2981 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Miami, FL
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Miami, FL
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  • Superfunds
    in Miami, FL
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  • Tanks & Spills
    in Miami, FL
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (1021/1052)
    Miami, FL has 97.05% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Miami, FL is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.25 Average
    Miami, FL is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 69.62°
  • February 70.62°
  • March 72°
  • April 77.35°
  • May 80.51°
  • June 83.24°
  • July 83.92°
  • August 85°
  • September 83.38°
  • October 79.93°
  • November 73.87°
  • December 69.97°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Miami, FL

Earthquakes
Miami, FL has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Miami, FL has a high risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Miami, FL has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Miami, FL has a very low risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Miami, FL: $28,301

Median Cost Of Living

Cost of Living index National Average is 100. Values under are lower cost and values over are higher cost.

Unemployment

Unemployment in Miami is 7.1%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 5.6% and 5.8% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 46.18%
White Collar - 53.82%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Rick Scott
  • Sen. Marco Rubio
  • Sen. Bill Nelson

City Representatives

  • Thomas J Rooney
  • Patrick Murphy
  • Alcee L Hastings
  • Theodore E Deutch

Neighborhood Info