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Northwest Dade, FL (Florida) Houses and Residents

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Total population: 113,920 (Urban population: 104,924, Rural population: 0)

Houses: 37,529 (33,873 occupied: 22,980 owner occupied, 8,926 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

28%
State:

36%

Housing density: 2,202 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $541,421.

Median contract rent in 2016: $595 (lower quartile is $455, upper quartile is $1,432)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $1,175


Median gross rent in Northwest Dade, FL in 2016: $706

Housing units in Northwest Dade with a mortgage: 17,772 (2,689 second mortgage, 1,213 home equity loan, 76 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,711



Northwest Dade, Florida Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $204,288 (it was $87,200 in 2000)
Northwest Dade:

$204,288
Florida:

$197,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $146,374 - $237,397

Household type by relationship:

Households: 2,456,378
  • In family households: 2,110,320 (364,641 male householders, 238,270 female householders)
    380,241 spouses, 721,944 children (670,830 natural, 12,263 adopted, 38,851 stepchildren), 77,135 grandchildren, 45,441 brothers or sisters, 59,104 parents, 82,017 other relatives, 102,016 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 346,058 (129,381 male householders (94,284 living alone)), 135,060 female householders (109,939 living alone)), 81,617 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 40,057 (20,640 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: -1 2-persons, -1 3-persons, -1 4-persons, -1 5-persons, -1 6-persons, -1 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: -1 1-person, -1 2-persons, -1 3-persons, -1 4-persons, -1 5-persons, -1 6-persons, -1 7-or-more-persons.

319,467 married couples with children.
152,668 single-parent households (27,448 men, 125,220 women).

64.8% of residents of Northwest Dade speak English at home.
28.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (50% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 19% speak English not well, 13% don't speak English at all).
5.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (63% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (56% speak English very well, 32% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (71% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 45,146 (35.7%)
(60.7% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.5
State:

5.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

7.6
State:

4.3

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Northwest Dade, Florida:

  • 1,455no bedroom
  • 1,4951 bedroom
  • 4,4472 bedrooms
  • 11,5933 bedrooms
  • 3,7494 bedrooms
  • 4125+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Northwest Dade population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Northwest Dade, Florida:

  • 804no bedroom
  • 1,4901 bedroom
  • 2,0652 bedrooms
  • 1,9083 bedrooms
  • 4094 bedrooms
  • 475+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Northwest Dade population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Northwest Dade in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 1,215no vehicle
  • 6,8941 vehicle
  • 9,7722 vehicles
  • 3,7533 vehicles
  • 1,0744 vehicles
  • 4435+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Northwest Dade population

Cars and other vehicles available in Northwest Dade in renter-occupied apartments

  • 1,233no vehicle
  • 3,2391 vehicle
  • 1,7382 vehicles
  • 3653 vehicles
  • 994 vehicles
  • 495+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Northwest Dade population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Northwest Dade, Florida:

  • 1291 room
  • 5892 rooms
  • 4,8133 rooms
  • 1,9224 rooms
  • 4,5095 rooms
  • 5,6846 rooms
  • 3,5637 rooms
  • 1,3328 rooms
  • 6109+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Northwest Dade population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Northwest Dade, Florida:

  • 4101 room
  • 8862 rooms
  • 1,3773 rooms
  • 1,4204 rooms
  • 1,1955 rooms
  • 9396 rooms
  • 2857 rooms
  • 1658 rooms
  • 469+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Northwest Dade population

Year house built

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Northwest Dade, FL household income distribution

  • 2,390Less than $10,000
  • 1,772$10,000 to $14,999
  • 1,804$15,000 to $19,999
  • 2,169$20,000 to $24,999
  • 2,105$25,000 to $29,999
  • 1,902$30,000 to $34,999
  • 1,998$35,000 to $39,999
  • 2,006$40,000 to $44,999
  • 1,977$45,000 to $49,999
  • 2,961$50,000 to $59,999
  • 3,951$60,000 to $74,999
  • 4,307$75,000 to $99,999
  • 1,573$100,000 to $124,999
  • 705$125,000 to $149,999
  • 730$150,000 to $199,999
  • 444$200,000 or more

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 5,6161995 to March 2000
  • 5,2931990 to 1994
  • 5,4531985 to 1989
  • 6,8751980 to 1984
  • 3,0331975 to 1979
  • 3,5241970 to 1974
  • 3,5571965 to 1969
  • 2,165Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Northwest Dade population
Northwest Dade commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 259
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1,432
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 3,212
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 4,802
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 6,018
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 2,733
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 9,890
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 1,390
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 1,798
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 4,615
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 2,528
  • 90 or more minutes: 1,334
Northwest Dade, FL Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 79.7%
Number of people working at home: 3,125 (5.5% of all workers)

Northwest Dade mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 30,489 (75%)
  • Carpooled: 6,814 (17%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 1,819 (5%)
  • Subway or elevated: 23 (0%)
  • Railroad: 80 (0%)
  • Taxi: 51 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 14 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 54 (0%)
  • Walked: 246 (1%)
  • Other means: 421 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 388 (1%)

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 64,352
 Unclassified or not reported: 13,923
 Jamaican: 9,866
 Haitian: 4,550
 United States or American: 4,414
 Bahamian: 1,358
 African: 1,333
 British West Indian: 758
 Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 651
 Italian: 556
 Irish: 427
 German: 330
 English: 266
 West Indian: 214
 Nigerian: 203
 Guyanese: 188
 U.S. Virgin Islander: 157
 French (except Basque): 152
 Polish: 123
 British: 107
 Barbadian: 107
 Belizean: 100
 Brazilian: 56
 Swedish: 56
 Greek: 55
 Arab/Arabic: 48
 Canadian: 46
 Scotch-Irish: 45
 Russian: 43
 Lebanese: 41
 Scottish: 38
 Other West Indian: 34
 French Canadian: 33
 Norwegian: 32
 European: 28
 Portuguese: 23
 Egyptian: 22
 Palestinian: 20
 Ghanian: 19
 Syrian: 14
 Lithuanian: 13
 Finnish: 12
 Dutch: 12
 Czech: 11
 Ukrainian: 10
 Belgian: 10
 Romanian: 9
 Slovak: 9
 Dutch West Indian: 8
 Other Subsaharan African: 8
 Iranian: 6
 Danish: 6
 Ethiopian: 6
 Hungarian: 5
 Celtic: 5
 Armenian: 4
 Israeli: 2

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 28%Cuba
  • 25%Jamaica
  • 9%Haiti
  • 6%Other Caribbean
  • 5%Dominican Republic
  • 5%Nicaragua
  • 4%Colombia

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 49,536
  • Other state: 16,577
  • Northeast: 5,540
  • Midwest: 1,500
  • South: 8,962
  • West: 575

66% of Northwest Dade residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 80% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 53% lived in Florida.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 914
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 334
  • 5th and 6th grade: 1,218
  • 7th and 8th grade: 1,121
  • 9th grade: 999
  • 10th grade: 1,219
  • 11th grade: 1,284
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 2,988
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 8,400
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,730
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 2,997
  • Associate degree: 1,319
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,849
  • Master's degree: 540
  • Professional school degree: 317
  • Doctorate degree: 143

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 1,027
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 386
  • 5th and 6th grade: 1,220
  • 7th and 8th grade: 1,232
  • 9th grade: 1,079
  • 10th grade: 1,431
  • 11th grade: 1,441
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 3,344
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 9,265
  • Less than 1 year of college: 2,673
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 4,472
  • Associate degree: 2,196
  • Bachelor's degree: 2,651
  • Master's degree: 1,006
  • Professional school degree: 350
  • Doctorate degree: 91

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

Northwest Dade marital status for males
Northwest Dade marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 22,149
  • One, attached: 2,991
  • Two: 221
  • 3 or 4: 469
  • 5 to 9: 478
  • 10 to 19: 1,082
  • 20 to 49: 584
  • 50 or more: 1,739
  • Mobile homes: 1,578
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 17

Median worth of mobile homes: $53,493

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0.7%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0.8%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Northwest Dade:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Northwest Dade
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (84.7%)
  • Utility gas (9.4%)
  • No fuel used (3.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.7%)
  • Solar energy (0.2%)
  • Electricity (89.9%)
  • Utility gas (5.7%)
  • No fuel used (2.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.2%)
  • Other fuel (0.1%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 752
Here:

4.8%
Florida:

11.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 469
Here:

4.8%
Florida:

9.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 1,116
Here:

20.9%
Florida:

21.0%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)