Miami, Florida Census Data & Community Profile

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Miami GENERAL POPULATION

Total Population in Miami, FL
At the time of the most recent United States Census Survey, the number of people in Miami, FL was 362,470.

Miami Male Population
At the time of the last full census survey, the number of men in Miami was 180,194, which represents 49.7 percent of the total for the community (The national average is 49.10%).

Male Population, Married in Miami, FL
There are an estimated 64,689 married men in the town. 44.2 percent of men over 15 years old in Miami are married, compared to the national average of 56.70%.

Female Population
The estimated female population in Miami is 182,276 which is 50.3 of the total population (Compared to the national average of 50.90%).

Female Population, Married in Miami, Florida
There are an estimated 60,207 married women in the community. 39.9 percent of females over the age of 15 are married, compared to the national average of 52.10%.


AGE

Median Age in Miami, FL
The median age of people living in Miami, FL was 37.7 at the time of the last full census survey. (The United States average at the time was 35.3)

At that time, the number of people under the age of 5 living in Miami was 21,222. There were 283,673 people above the age of 18, which represents 78.3 percent of the entire population (compared to the national average of 74.30% ). 17 percent of the population (61,768) in the community was 65 years and over, compared to 12.40% nationally.


RACE

One Race Percent in Miami, FL
At the time of the last census survey, the number of people of one race in Miami, FL was 345,288.

White Population in Miami, FL
The estimated White population in the Miami community is 241,470, which is 66.6 percent of the total population (The U.S. average is 75.10%).

Black Population in Miami, Florida
The estimated Black/African American population is 80,858, which is 22.3 percent of the total population in town (The U.S. average is 12.30%).

American Indian and Alaska Native Population in Miami, FL
In 2000, the number of American Indians or Alaska Natives in Miami, FL was 810.

Asian Population in Miami, Florida
At the last survey, the total Asian population in the community was 2,376.

Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander Population in Miami, FL
The number of Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islanders living in Miami was an estimated 130.

Other/Multiple Races
The number of residents identified as “some other race” was 19,644, while those of “two or more races” was 17,182 at the time of the last census.

Hispanic Population
The Hispanic population in the Miami community was 238,351, or 65.8 percent of the total population (compared to the national average of 12.50% percent).


HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS

Household Population in Miami, FL
The household population number in Miami was 350,859.

Group Quarters Population in Miami, FL
Group Quarters population in the community was 11,611.

Average Household Size in Miami, FL
The average household size in Miami is 2.61 (The average household size in the United States is 2.59).

Average Family Size
The average family size in the community is 3.25 (The average family size in the United States is 3.14).


HOUSING

Total Housing Units in Miami, FL
At the time of the last census survey, there were 148,388 total housing units in Miami.

The number of occupied housing units was 134,198, or 90.4 of the total units in town. Of these, 46,836 were owner-occupied (34.9), and 87,362 were renter-occupied (65.1, compared to the national average of 33.80%). There were also 14,190 vacant homes in Miami at the time of the last complete survey.

Median Home Values in Miami, Florida
The total number of single family, owner occupied homes in the community was 33,823, with a median value in dollars of 120,100.

Monthly Owner Costs in Miami, FL
For homes with a mortgage, average monthly owner costs were $1,163 (national average was $1,088). For homes without a mortgage in Miami, average costs per month were $395 (national average was $295).


EDUCATION

High School Graduate or higher
At the time of the last survey, 133,069 people in the community had a high school degree, or 52.7 of the population (compared to the national average of 80.40%).

Bachelor's Degree or Higher in Miami, Florida
41,004 people in Miami also had a Bachelor’s degree or higher, which represented 16.2 of the total population (National average was 24.40%).


MISCELLANEOUS

Civilian Veterans in Miami, FL
The number of Civilian Veterans in Miami was 11,822, or 4.2 percent of the total population (National average is 12.70%).

Disability Status in Miami, FL
In 2000, there were 97,782 people in Miami, FL listed as disabled.

Foreign Born in Miami, FL
At the time of the last complete survey, there were 254,536 people in Miami who spoke a language other than English at home. This represented 74.6 of the total population, compared to the national average of 17.90%.


LABOR STATISTICS

Percentage In Labor Force in Miami, Florida
There were 147,356 in the labor force in Miami at the time of the last complete survey. This represented 50.3 of the total population, compared to the national average of 63.90%. Mean Travel Time to Work in minutes
From the most recent complete survey, the average commute time to work for local residents in Miami was 28.1 minutes, compared to the national average of 25.5 minutes.

Median Household Income in Miami, FL
The median household income in the community at the time of the last survey was $23,483. The median household income in the U.S. was $41,994.

Median Family Income in Miami, FL
In the last complete census survey, the median family income in the community was $27,225. Median family income in the U.S. was 50,046.

Per Capita Income in Miami, Florida
Per capita income in Miami in the last full census was 15,128. Per capita income in the U.S. was 21,587.

Families below poverty level
According to the most recent survey,families living below the poverty line in Miami numbered 19,779, or 23.5 percent of the population. The percentage of families in America living below the poverty line was 9.20%.

Individuals below the poverty level in Miami, FL
Individuals living below the poverty line in the community was 100,405, or 28.5 percent . The percentage of individuals living beneath the poverty level in the country was 12.40%.


Miami, FL At A Glance

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