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Population in 2010: 18. Population change since 2000: +200.0%
Males: (50.0%)
Females: (50.0%)

Median resident age:  31.5 years
Florida median age:  40.3 years

Zip code: 33033

Estimated median household income in 2012: $48,202 (it was $41,875 in 2000)
Islandia:

$48,202
FL:

$45,040
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $33,150

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  • Hispanic - 16 (88.9%)
  • White alone - 2 (11.1%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Islandia: 88.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 5 feet

Land area: 6.45 square miles.

Population density: 2.8 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).




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For population 25 years and over in Islandia:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 100.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Islandia city:

  • Never married: 51.4%
  • Now married: 29.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 18.9%

320 residents are foreign born (30.3% Latin America).

This city:  30.3%
Florida:  19.4%

Islandia satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Kendall, FL (20.7 miles , pop. 75,226).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Miami, FL (27.6 miles , pop. 362,470).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (975.8 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: North Key Largo, FL (2.9 miles ), Homestead Base, FL (3.5 miles ), Lakes by the Bay, FL (3.7 miles ), Princeton, FL (3.8 miles ), Cutler Bay, FL (3.8 miles ), Leisure City, FL (3.8 miles ), Naranja, FL (3.8 miles ), Goulds, FL (3.9 miles ).

Latitude: 25.39 N, Longitude: 80.24 W

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.5%
Florida:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)



Average climate in Islandia, Florida

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Tornado activity:

Islandia-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Florida state average. It is 37% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/17/1959, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 23.8 miles away from the Islandia city center injured 77 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 12/20/1973, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 11.7 miles away from the city center injured 9 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Miami-Dade County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Tropical Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals/medical centers near Islandia:

  • SIGNATURE HEALTHCARE OF BROOKWOOD GARDENS (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; HOMESTEAD, FL)
  • HEALTHSOUTH REGIONAL REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; MIAMI, FL)
  • JACKSON MEMORIAL PERDUE MEDICAL CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; CUTLER BAY, FL)

Amtrak station near Islandia:

  • 16 miles: HOMESTEAD (5 N.E. 3RD RD.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines.

Operable nuclear power plants near Islandia:

  • 17 miles: Turkey Point 3 and 4 in Florida City, FL.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Islandia:

  • Florida Career College (about 27 miles; Miami, FL; Full-time enrollment: 3,958)
  • Florida International University (about 28 miles; Miami, FL; FT enrollment: 23,973)
  • Miami Dade College (about 28 miles; Miami, FL; FT enrollment: 22,313)
  • AI Miami International University of Art and Design (about 28 miles; Miami, FL; FT enrollment: 3,347)
  • Florida National College (about 34 miles; Hialeah, FL; FT enrollment: 2,061)
  • Barry University (about 35 miles; Miami, FL; FT enrollment: 6,190)
  • University of Miami (about 37 miles; Coral Gables, FL; FT enrollment: 14,212)

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Notable locations in Islandia: Elliott Key Visitor Center (A), University Dock (B), Elliott Key Park Harbor Light 2 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Islandia: Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

 
Miami-Dade County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 28.5. This is about average.
City:

28.5
U.S.:

32.0
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.497. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 17.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.497
U.S.:

0.334
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 3.34. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

3.34
U.S.:

9.39
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 31.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.8 miles away from the city center.
City:

31.9
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2003 was 18.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

18.5
U.S.:

24.6
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 6.44. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

6.44
U.S.:

9.59


Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 42.0%
(69.3% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)

Average household size:
This city:  6.0 people
Florida:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  100.0%
Whole state:  65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  0.0%
Whole state:  7.3%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Islandia compared to Florida state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2009

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2009


Islandia travel time to work - commute


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Religion statistics for Islandia city (based on Miami-Dade County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 39.63%
Here39.6%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchJewishSouthern Baptist ConventionSeventh-Day Adventist ChurchUnited Methodist Church
Adherents60.8%13.9%9.1%2.0%1.9%
Congregations8.0%8.1%17.8%5.8%5.5%
NameEpiscopal ChurchAssemblies of GodLDS (Mormon) ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaOther
Adherents1.5%1.4%0.8%0.8%7.8%
Congregations3.4%6.0%2.3%2.6%40.5%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 597
Miami-Dade County:

2.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 15
Here:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 285
This county:

1.20 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 473
Miami-Dade County:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,610
This county:

6.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.45 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Miami-Dade County:

7.9%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Miami-Dade County:

20.5%
State:

23.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.8%
State:

14.0%

3.96% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($42,972 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.96%
Florida average:

8.71%

0.28% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,671 average AGI)
Miami-Dade County:

0.28%
Florida average:

0.22%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Broward County, FL  1.01% ($36,908 average AGI)
from Palm Beach County, FL  0.17% ($34,307)
from New York County, NY  0.09% ($100,288)


5.08% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($39,860 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.08%
Florida average:

7.73%

0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($897 average AGI)
Miami-Dade County:

0.11%
Florida average:

0.12%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Broward County, FL  1.54% ($40,863 average AGI)
to Lee County, FL  0.22% ($25,891)
to Palm Beach County, FL  0.21% ($44,535)

Strongest AM radio stations in Islandia:

  • WWFE (670 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: FENIX BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WSUA (1260 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: WSUA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WQBA (1140 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: WQBA-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WVCG (1080 AM; 50 kW; CORAL GABLES, FL; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WAQI (710 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: LICENSE CORPORATION #1)
  • WRFX (940 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNMA (1210 AM; 49 kW; MIAMI SPRINGS, FL; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF MIAMI LICENSE CORP.)
  • WRHC (1550 AM; 45 kW; CORAL GABLES, FL; Owner: WRHC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WRHB (1020 AM; 9 kW; KENDALL, FL; Owner: NEW WORLD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WQAM (560 AM; 5 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: WQAM LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWNN (1470 AM; 50 kW; POMPANO BEACH, FL; Owner: WWNN LICENSE, LLC)
  • WOIR (1430 AM; 5 kW; HOMESTEAD, FL; Owner: AMANECER CHRISTIAN NETWORK, INC.)
  • WFTL (850 AM; 50 kW; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL ENTERPRISES II, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Islandia:

  • WZMQ (106.3 FM; KEY LARGO, FL; Owner: SOUTH BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WRTO (98.3 FM; GOULDS, FL; Owner: LICENSE CORPORATION #2)
  • WMCU (89.7 FM; MIAMI, FL; Owner: TRINITY INTERNATIONAL FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WXDJ (95.7 FM; NORTH MIAMI BEACH, FL; Owner: WXDJ LICENSING, INC.)
  • WDNA (88.9 FM; MIAMI, FL; Owner: BASCOMB MEMORIAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • WAMR-FM (107.5 FM; MIAMI, FL; Owner: WQBA-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • W228AY (93.5 FM; KEY LARGO, FL; Owner: THE SCHOOL BR OFMIAMI-DADE COUNTY, FLORIDA)
  • WRGP (88.1 FM; HOMESTEAD, FL; Owner: FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY)
  • WCMQ-FM (92.3 FM; HIALEAH, FL; Owner: WCMQ LICENSING, INC.)
  • WHQT (105.1 FM; CORAL GABLES, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WLVE (93.9 FM; MIAMI BEACH, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMIB (103.5 FM; FORT LAUDERDALE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMXJ (102.7 FM; POMPANO BEACH, FL; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS CO. OF FLORIDA)
  • WPOW (96.5 FM; MIAMI, FL; Owner: WPOW LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZTA (94.9 FM; MIAMI BEACH, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFLC (97.3 FM; MIAMI, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WPYM (93.1 FM; MIAMI, FL; Owner: COX RADIO-MIAMI, LLC)
  • WBGG-FM (105.9 FM; FORT LAUDERDALE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHYI-FM (100.7 FM; FORT LAUDERDALE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKIS (99.9 FM; BOCA RATON, FL; Owner: WKIS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Islandia:

  • WTVJ (Channel 6; MIAMI, FL; Owner: NBC STATIONS MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WGEN-LP (Channel 55; MIAMI, FL; Owner: WDLP BROADCASTING COMPANY, LLC)
  • W54BB (Channel 54; ROCK HARBOR, FL; Owner: WDLP BROADCASTING COMPANY, LLC)
  • WEYS-LP (Channel 56; ROCK HARBOR, FL; Owner: CAYO HUESO NETWORKS, LLC)
  • W67AP (Channel 67; ROCK HARBOR, FL; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WPMF-LP (Channel 31; MIAMI, FL; Owner: JAMES J. CHLADEK)
  • WIMP-CA (Channel 25; MIAMI, FL; Owner: SUNSHINE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WPBT (Channel 2; MIAMI, FL; Owner: COMMUNITY TV FOUNDATION OF S. FLORIDA, INC.)
  • WSVN (Channel 7; MIAMI, FL; Owner: SUNBEAM TELEVISION CORP.)
  • WJAN-CA (Channel 41; MIAMI, FL; Owner: SHERJAN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WVEB-CA (Channel 21; MIAMI, ETC., FL; Owner: HISPANIC KEYS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W32AB (Channel 32; MATECUMBE, FL; Owner: KEY COMMUNICATIONS OF TEXAS)
  • WPLG (Channel 10; MIAMI, FL; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, FLORIDA, INC.)
  • WLRN-TV (Channel 17; MIAMI, FL; Owner: THE SCHOOL BOARD OF MIAMI - DADE COUNTY, FL)
  • WAMI-TV (Channel 69; HOLLYWOOD, FL; Owner: TELEFUTURA MIAMI LLC)
  • WLTV (Channel 23; MIAMI, FL; Owner: WLTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WPPB-TV (Channel 63; BOCA RATON, FL; Owner: THE SCHOOL BOARD OF BROWARD COUNTY, FLORIDA)
  • WSCV (Channel 51; FORT LAUDERDALE, FL; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF FLORIDA LICENSE CORP.)
  • W58BU (Channel 58; HALLANDALE, FL; Owner: NBC STATIONS MANAGEMENT,INC.)
  • WHFT-TV (Channel 45; MIAMI, FL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF FLORIDA, INC.)
  • WBFS-TV (Channel 33; MIAMI, FL; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF MIAMI INC.)
  • W24CA (Channel 24; MARATHON, FL; Owner: KEY COMMUNICATIONS OF TEXAS)
  • WPXM (Channel 35; MIAMI, FL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WBZL (Channel 39; MIAMI, FL; Owner: CHANNEL 39, INC.)
  • WLMF-LP (Channel 53; MIAMI, FL; Owner: PAGING SYSTEMS, INC.)


Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED68$124,83834$94,17634$159,3823$18,0007$85,4290$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$133,1676$89,16715$139,1330$02$35,5000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED31$98,19422$105,81864$175,5636$14,50015$129,6672$60,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN14$110,1435$40,40020$157,6501$250,0004$94,7500$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$88,6672$68,0006$163,8330$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0114.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$161,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$196,333
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$72,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$200,000
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Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0114.01

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