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Miami-Dade County, Florida; Broward County, Florida; Palm Beach County, Florida; Florida

QuickFacts provides statistics for all states and counties, and for cities and towns with a population of 5,000 or more.

Table

Miami-Dade County, Florida
Broward County, Florida
Palm Beach County, Florida
Florida
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
2,662,777
1,930,983
1,497,987
21,781,128
People
Population
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
2,662,777
1,930,983
1,497,987
21,781,128
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2021)
2,701,767
1,944,375
1,492,191
21,538,187
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2021, (V2021)
-1.4%
-0.7%
0.4%
1.1%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 2,701,767 1,944,375 1,492,191 21,538,187
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 2,496,435 1,748,066 1,320,134 18,801,310
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.5%
5.5%
4.9%
5.1%
Persons under 18 years, percent
20.2%
21.0%
19.0%
19.7%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
16.9%
17.5%
24.5%
21.1%
Female persons, percent
51.0%
50.9%
51.2%
50.8%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
79.2%
62.5%
74.2%
76.9%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
17.4%
30.6%
20.1%
17.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.3%
0.4%
0.6%
0.5%
Asian alone, percent(a)
1.6%
3.9%
3.0%
3.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
1.3%
2.4%
1.9%
2.4%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
69.1%
32.0%
23.9%
26.8%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
13.6%
33.6%
52.6%
52.7%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2016-2020 47,227 71,574 76,916 1,416,472
Foreign born persons, percent, 2016-2020 54.0% 34.3% 25.5% 20.8%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2021, (V2021) 1,084,353 864,436 713,787 10,054,457
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2016-2020 51.6% 62.8% 69.2% 66.2%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2016-2020 $310,700 $282,400 $301,000 $232,000
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2016-2020 $1,882 $1,878 $1,858 $1,539
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2016-2020 $631 $643 $694 $513
Median gross rent, 2016-2020 $1,373 $1,433 $1,452 $1,218
Building permits, 2021 13,393 4,069 7,851 213,494
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2016-2020 902,200 704,942 565,598 7,931,313
Persons per household, 2016-2020 2.95 2.73 2.58 2.62
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2016-2020 88.2% 85.8% 86.0% 84.9%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2016-2020 75.0% 41.2% 32.1% 29.4%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2016-2020 92.4% 94.3% 93.7% 93.1%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2016-2020 80.0% 86.5% 86.9% 85.4%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 81.8% 89.4% 88.8% 88.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 30.7% 33.1% 37.1% 30.5%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2016-2020 5.9% 6.6% 7.0% 8.7%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
17.6%
16.8%
18.1%
15.1%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 63.0% 65.7% 59.3% 58.6%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 57.3% 61.3% 53.8% 54.4%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 11,060,042 6,473,067 4,656,256 67,950,386
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 21,236,142 13,231,210 12,287,254 155,283,578
Total transportation and warehousing receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 29,864,739 7,809,951 2,228,937 68,145,959
Total retail sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 45,110,749 35,031,297 24,445,666 333,134,553
Total retail sales per capita, 2017(c) $16,651 $18,095 $16,623 $15,881
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2016-2020 32.5 28.9 26.2 27.9
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $53,975 $60,922 $65,015 $57,703
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $29,598 $34,063 $40,957 $32,848
Persons in poverty, percent
15.0%
11.0%
12.0%
13.1%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2020 90,482 64,660 51,563 591,046
Total employment, 2020 1,009,024 736,561 554,858 9,084,079
Total annual payroll, 2020 ($1,000) 51,381,658 37,387,991 28,580,798 440,383,035
Total employment, percent change, 2019-2020 1.3% 0.5% 0.9% 2.5%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2019 576,770 308,930 205,030 2,508,552
All employer firms, Reference year 2017 74,627 52,944 42,022 438,491
Men-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 43,312 31,766 24,659 261,671
Women-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 15,974 11,457 9,180 93,163
Minority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 38,353 13,236 6,934 102,627
Nonminority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 29,341 35,766 31,960 309,451
Veteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 2,826 3,103 2,602 28,391
Nonveteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 66,735 46,214 36,206 382,527
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2020 1,422.1 1,616.6 759.7 401.4
Population per square mile, 2010 1,315.5 1,444.9 670.2 350.6
Land area in square miles, 2020 1,899.90 1,202.73 1,964.30 53,652.17
Land area in square miles, 2010 1,897.72 1,209.79 1,969.76 53,624.76
FIPS Code 12086 12011 12099 12
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2021) refers to the final year of the series (2020 thru 2021). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Users should exercise caution when comparing 2016-2020 ACS 5-year estimates to other ACS estimates. For more information, please visit the 2020 5-year ACS Comparison Guidance page.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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