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Miami-Dade County, Florida

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Miami-Dade County, Florida
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 8.8%
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 2,716,940
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 2,497,993
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 8.8%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 2,496,435
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.8%
Persons under 18 years, percent
20.2%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
16.7%
Female persons, percent
51.4%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
79.0%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
17.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.3%
Asian alone, percent(a)
1.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
Two or More Races, percent
1.3%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
69.4%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
12.9%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 50,015
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 53.3%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 1,040,666
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 51.6%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $268,200
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $1,765
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $608
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $1,257
Building permits, 2019 10,008
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 870,051
Persons per household, 2014-2018 3.07
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 87.9%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 74.3%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 87.7%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 75.1%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 81.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 28.8%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 5.9%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
19.5%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 62.4%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 56.7%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 7,696,552
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 17,547,353
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 7,192,924
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 78,985,394
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 38,361,231
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $14,805
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 32.2
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $48,982
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $26,838
Persons in poverty, percent
16.0%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 86,242
Total employment, 2018 1,000,931
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 50,233,357
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 1.9%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 557,833
All firms, 2012 468,185
Men-owned firms, 2012 239,190
Women-owned firms, 2012 187,379
Minority-owned firms, 2012 371,158
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 83,563
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 25,461
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 432,417
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 1,315.5
Land area in square miles, 2010 1,897.72
FIPS Code 12086
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., V2019) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2019). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

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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