Miami, FL

440,989 Population
35.9 square miles 11,990.3 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2014 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
2.2%
was 2.1%
Ranked 2nd Highest in FL
Population Density
11,990.3
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
46.3%
was 46.5%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
59.1%
was 55.6%
Ranked 2nd Highest in FL
Percent Under 18
17.1%
was 18.8%
Ranked 40th Highest in FL
Percent 65 and Over
17.0%
was 15.7%
Ranked 20th Highest in FL

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
5.2
was 6.1
Ranked 22nd Lowest in FL
Percent Living in Poverty
26.6%
was 28.9%
Ranked 44th Lowest in FL
Median Household Income
$29,989
was $31,070
Ranked 46th Highest in FL
Gini Income Distribution
 
57.6
56.5
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
17.1
was 17.0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
1,021.3
was 1,181.9
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
4,367.4
was 5,002.0
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
205,585
was 187,040
Ranked 2nd Highest in FL
Median Rent
$1,020
was $947
Ranked 32nd Highest in FL
Total Building Permits
4,486
was 951
 
Occupied Housing Units
171,720
was 154,556
 
Homeownership Rate
28.2%
was 31.3%
Ranked 47th Highest in FL
Single Family Building Permits
115
was 40
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
5,713.2
was 5,211.4
Ranked 2nd Highest in FL
Rental Vacancy Rate
21.6%
was 23.4%
Ranked 38th Highest in FL
Multifamily Building Permits
4,371
was 911
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.5
was 2.6
Ranked 32nd Highest in FL
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
24.0
was 5.0
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
10.7
was 2.3
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
91.2%
was 91.0%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
69.2%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
97.3%
was 94.5%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
74.4%
was 73.3%
Ranked 43rd Highest in FL
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
25.7%
was 25.0%
Ranked 29th Highest in FL

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