Nationwide Claims to Fame

Miami is 11th out of 5,169 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Miami is 19th out of 6,406 other cities in Foreign born residents

Miami is 36th out of 4,905 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Miami is 41st out of 6,406 other cities in Housing units

Miami is 44th out of 4,664 other cities in Current population (2012)

Miami is 45th out of 5,266 other cities in Retail sales

Miami is 49th out of 6,406 other cities in Households

Statewide Claims to Fame

Miami is 1st in Florida out of 376 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Miami is 2nd in Florida out of 215 other cities in Current population (2012)

Miami is 2nd in Florida out of 453 other cities in Households

Miami is 2nd in Florida out of 453 other cities in Housing units

Miami is 4th in Florida out of 385 other cities in Retail sales

Miami is 6th in Florida out of 344 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Miami is 10th in Florida out of 453 other cities in Population density (people per sqmi)

Miami is 15th in Florida out of 453 other cities in Foreign born residents

Miami, Florida Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Miami Rank Florida US
Current population (2012) 413,892 2nd 19,317,568 313,914,040
Size in square miles 35.9 34th 53,624.8 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 11,135.9 10th 350.6 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Miami Rank Florida US
Residents younger than 5 6.0% 193rd 5.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 18.4% 325th 20.7% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 16.0% 216th 18.2% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Miami Rank Florida US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 68.4% 424th 85.5% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 22.4% 239th 26.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Miami Rank Florida US
Race - White 72.6% 299th 78.3% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 19.2% 112th 16.6% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3% 281st 0.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.0% 343rd 2.7% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 336th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.7% 167th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 70.0% 28th 23.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 11.9% 416th 57.0% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Miami Rank Florida US
Female residents 50.2% 373rd 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 58.4% 15th 19.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Miami Rank Florida US
Housing units 183,994 2nd 9,026,965 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 61.6% 29th 29.9% 25.9%
Households 149,648 2nd 7,140,096 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 34.7% 451st 69.0% 66.1%
Home median value $257,500 105th $188,600 $186,200
People per household 2.6 214th 2.6 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Miami Rank Florida US
Income per capita $20,732 313th $26,733 $27,915
Income per household $30,270 427th $47,827 $52,762
Income below poverty line 27.7% 42nd 14.7% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Miami Rank Florida US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 85,146 1st 2,009,589 27,092,908
Retail sales $5,622,524 4th $262,341,127 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $13,240 131st $14,353 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $1,337,750 6th $41,922,059 $613,795,732

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