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South Miami Heights, FL (Florida) Houses and Residents

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $225,746 (it was $88,700 in 2000)
South Miami Heights:

$225,746
Florida:

$214,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $166,161 - $259,116

South Miami Heights,FL index of house prices

Total population: 35,696 (Urban population: 33,579, Rural population: 0)

Houses: 11,502 (10,735 occupied: 5,696 owner occupied, 5,024 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

47%
State:

35%

Housing density: 2,333 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017: $122,380.

Median contract rent in 2017: $1,036 (lower quartile is $281, upper quartile is $1,264)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2017: $1,134


Median gross rent in South Miami Heights, FL in 2017: $593

Housing units in South Miami Heights with a mortgage: 3,877 (125 second mortgage, 224 home equity loan, 37 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,794

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $67,846

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $41,568

Median monthly housing costs: $1,169


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South Miami Heights, Florida Age and Sex of Residents
Median year house/condo built: 1978

Median year apartment built: 1984

Household type by relationship:

Households: 40,006
  • In family households: 36,774 (3,888 male householders, 4,537 female householders)
    4,730 spouses, 13,903 children (13,300 natural, 161 adopted, 445 stepchildren), 1,884 grandchildren, 1,340 brothers or sisters, 2,287 parents, 2,902 other relatives, 1,364 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,993 (1,139 male householders (834 living alone)), 1,196 female householders (1,081 living alone)), 657 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 341

Size of family households: 2,340 2-persons, 2,208 3-persons, 1,927 4-persons, 1,194 5-persons, 491 6-persons, 289 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,917 1-person, 387 2-persons, 11 3-persons, 9 4-persons, 13 5-persons.

3,242 married couples with children.
3,424 single-parent households (743 men, 2,681 women).

27.6% of residents of South Miami Heights speak English at home.
69.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (45% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 25% speak English not well, 16% don't speak English at all).
1.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (77% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 3% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (82% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (26% speak English very well, 74% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 21,445 (53.6%)
(55.6% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.7
State:

5.9

Median number of rooms in apartments
Here:

4.1
State:

4.3

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in South Miami Heights, Florida
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in South Miami Heights, Florida
  • 51no bedroom
  • 361 bedroom
  • 3622 bedrooms
  • 3,6523 bedrooms
  • 1,4404 bedrooms
  • 2115+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in South Miami Heights, Florida
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in South Miami Heights, Florida
  • 181no bedroom
  • 1,2071 bedroom
  • 1,3602 bedrooms
  • 1,8223 bedrooms
  • 4454 bedrooms
  • 595+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in South Miami Heights in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in South Miami Heights in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 135no vehicle
  • 1,2161 vehicle
  • 2,4432 vehicles
  • 1,3423 vehicles
  • 5244 vehicles
  • 1555+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in South Miami Heights in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in South Miami Heights in renter-occupied apartments
  • 749no vehicle
  • 2,3411 vehicle
  • 1,5032 vehicles
  • 2713 vehicles
  • 1514 vehicles
  • 205+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in South Miami Heights, Florida
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in South Miami Heights, Florida
  • 221 room
  • 282 rooms
  • 703 rooms
  • 3744 rooms
  • 1,8735 rooms
  • 1,8246 rooms
  • 8347 rooms
  • 4248 rooms
  • 2049+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in South Miami Heights, Florida
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in South Miami Heights, Florida
  • 1731 room
  • 8062 rooms
  • 1,0963 rooms
  • 8324 rooms
  • 1,3245 rooms
  • 5916 rooms
  • 1647 rooms
  • 238 rooms
  • 209+ rooms
Year house built
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
Owners and renters by unit type in South Miami Heights, FL
  • South Miami Heights, FL household income distribution

  • Distribution of median household income in South Miami Heights, FL in 2017
  • 851Less than $10,000
  • 1,400$10,000 to $19,999
  • 1,474$20,000 to $29,999
  • 1,256$30,000 to $39,999
  • 1,069$40,000 to $49,999
  • 804$50,000 to $59,999
  • 1,185$60,000 to $74,999
  • 1,136$75,000 to $99,999
  • 753$100,000 to $124,999
  • 250$125,000 to $149,999
  • 267$150,000 to $199,999
  • 94$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner - occupied houses in 2017 in South Miami Heights, FL

  • Distribution of house value in South Miami Heights, FL in 2017
  • 18Less than $10,000
  • 15$10,000 to $14,999
  • 5$15,000 to $19,999
  • 3$20,000 to $24,999
  • 12$25,000 to $29,999
  • 15$35,000 to $39,999
  • 6$40,000 to $49,999
  • 6$50,000 to $59,999
  • 44$60,000 to $69,999
  • 42$70,000 to $79,999
  • 70$80,000 to $89,999
  • 149$90,000 to $99,999
  • 457$100,000 to $124,999
  • 496$125,000 to $149,999
  • 608$150,000 to $174,999
  • 681$175,000 to $199,999
  • 769$200,000 to $249,999
  • 511$250,000 to $299,999
  • 503$300,000 to $399,999
  • 104$400,000 to $499,999
  • 57$500,000 to $749,999
  • 10$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in South Miami Heights, FL

  • Distribution of rent paid by renters in South Miami Heights, FL in 2017
  • 15Less than $100
  • 235$100 to $149
  • 255$150 to $199
  • 119$200 to $249
  • 87$250 to $299
  • 71$300 to $349
  • 6$350 to $399
  • 38$400 to $449
  • 56$500 to $549
  • 58$550 to $599
  • 90$600 to $649
  • 43$650 to $699
  • 234$700 to $749
  • 123$750 to $799
  • 465$800 to $899
  • 589$900 to $999
  • 961$1,000 to $1,249
  • 581$1,250 to $1,499
  • 263$1,500 to $1,999
  • 94$2,000 to $2,499
  • 18$2,500 to $2,999
  • 164No cash rent
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2017

Percentage of workers working in this county: 98.4%
Number of people working at home: 310 (1.7% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 41
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 414
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 687
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 925
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 1,900
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 1,646
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 2,529
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 2,166
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 838
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 4,024
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 2,683
  • 90 or more minutes: 796
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - South Miami Heights

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 3,491 (75%)
  • Carpooled: 711 (15%)
  • Taxi: 84 (2%)
  • Walked: 55 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 310 (7%)
Class of Workers in 2017
  • Unemployment by race in 2017
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 6.0%Males
  • 1.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 7.2%Males
  • 10.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 19.9%Males
  • 14.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 7.7%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 5.3%Males
  • 5.7%Females
Year of entry for the foreign-born population in South Miami Heights, Florida
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population in South Miami Heights, Florida
  • 4,0582010 or later
  • 5,7602000 to 2009
  • 4,8211990 to 1999
  • 5,2461980 to 1989
  • 2,1651970 to 1979
  • 3,056Before 1970
Ancestries in South Miami Heights, FL

First ancestries reported:

  • Jamaican: 1,001 (3.0%)
  • American: 782 (2.4%)
  • Haitian: 378 (1.1%)
  • Guyanese: 333 (1.0%)
  • African: 198 (0.6%)
  • English: 137 (0.4%)
  • Irish: 120 (0.4%)
  • German: 99 (0.3%)
  • Bahamian: 88 (0.3%)
  • French: 56 (0.2%)
  • Italian: 42 (0.1%)
  • Brazilian: 38 (0.1%)
  • West Indian: 30 (0.09%)
  • Nigerian: 28 (0.08%)
  • Portuguese: 20 (0.06%)
  • British West Indian: 20 (0.06%)
  • Polish: 14 (0.04%)
  • Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 14 (0.04%)
  • Arab: 8 (0.02%)
  • Scotch-Irish: 7 (0.02%)
  • Armenian: 6 (0.02%)
  • Norwegian: 5 (0.02%)
  • Russian: 5 (0.02%)

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

Cuba
South Miami Heights:

61.2% (13,122)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

Nicaragua
South Miami Heights:

4.6% (984)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

Mexico
South Miami Heights:

4.1% (877)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

Jamaica
South Miami Heights:

3.9% (826)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

Colombia
South Miami Heights:

3.3% (716)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

Honduras
South Miami Heights:

3.0% (641)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

El Salvador
South Miami Heights:

2.9% (618)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

Dominican Republic
South Miami Heights:

2.7% (579)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

Guyana
South Miami Heights:

2.2% (482)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

Guatemala
South Miami Heights:

1.9% (417)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

Haiti
South Miami Heights:

1.6% (349)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

Peru
South Miami Heights:

1.6% (343)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

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

  • This state: 14,951
  • Other state: 2,588
  • Northeast: 1,280
  • Midwest: 376
  • South: 729
  • West: 188

87.6% of South Miami Heights residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 47.3% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 49.9% lived in Florida.


South Miami Heights:

87.6%
State average:

84.5%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 397
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 324
  • 5th and 6th grade: 346
  • 7th and 8th grade: 405
  • 9th grade: 323
  • 10th grade: 329
  • 11th grade: 317
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 396
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 5,097
  • Less than 1 year of college: 537
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,186
  • Associate degree: 939
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,363
  • Master's degree: 267
  • Professional school degree: 202
  • Doctorate degree: 36
Educational Attainment for Males

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 361
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 322
  • 5th and 6th grade: 622
  • 7th and 8th grade: 379
  • 9th grade: 657
  • 10th grade: 134
  • 11th grade: 428
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 353
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 4,926
  • Less than 1 year of college: 687
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,655
  • Associate degree: 1,076
  • Bachelor's degree: 2,194
  • Master's degree: 361
  • Professional school degree: 135
  • Doctorate degree: 66
Educational Attainment for Females
South Miami Heights marital status for males
South Miami Heights marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 7,826
  • One, attached: 517
  • Two: 90
  • 3 or 4: 66
  • 5 to 9: 40
  • 10 to 19: 225
  • 20 to 49: 1,006
  • 50 or more: 1,606
  • Mobile homes: 87

Median worth of mobile homes: $82,521

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2017: 0.2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2017: 2.3%

House/condo owner moved in on average 15 years ago

Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year householders moved into residence in South Miami Heights
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in South Miami Heights, FL
  • 94.9%Electricity
  • 3.7%No fuel used
  • 1.3%Utility gas
  • 0.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in South Miami Heights, FL
  • 97.5%Electricity
  • 1.6%No fuel used
  • 0.6%Utility gas
  • 0.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 465
Here:

10.9%
Florida:

13.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 159
Here:

8.3%
Florida:

11.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 629
Here:

31.8%
Florida:

20.0%
School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students
School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
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