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Where is Miami-Dade County, Florida?

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Miami-Dade County is a county equivalent area found in Florida, USA. The county government of Miami-Dade is found in the county seat of Miami.

With a total 6,296.72 sq. km of land and water area, Miami-Dade County, Florida is the 240th largest county equivalent area in the United States. Home to 2,662,874 people, Miami-Dade County has a total 993993 households earning 43100 on average per year.

Miami-Dade County, Florida offers the following attractions to visitors: Beth Jacob Social Hall and Congregation, Everglades NP

Miami-Dade is the home to these professional sports teams: Marlins (MLB), Dolphins (NFL), Miami Heat (NBA)

Miami-Dade County, Florida - Quick Facts

FIPS Code 12086
Area Codes 305
Time Zone EST
Major Cities Miami (population: 1,789,061), Hialeah (population: 361,125), Homestead (population: 161,199), Miami Beach (population: 113,789), Opa Locka (population: 74,992), North Miami Beach (population: 41,570), Miami Gardens (population: 36,387), Key Biscayne (population: 12,858)
Land Area 1,028,141 sq miles
Water Area 1,898 sq miles
Household Income $43,100
Housing Units 993,993
Median Home Value $201,000
High School Grads 79% of population
Holders of Bachelors Degrees 26% of population
Retail Spending $14,074 per capita
Food & Accomodation Sales $6,005,856 per capita
Universities and Colleges ATI College of Health, University of Miami, Beauty Schools of America, Talmudic College of Florida, Yeshivah Gedolah Rabbinical College, La Belle Beauty Academy, Jones College-Miami Campus, Florida National College, College of Business and Technology, Florida College of Natural Health, Miami Ad School, ITT Technical Institute-Miami, Universal Massage and Beauty Institute

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This page was last updated on June 30, 2016.