Miami-Dade County, Florida Population 2018

Miami-Dade County, Florida's estimated population is 2,751,796 with a growth rate of 3.28% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Miami-Dade County, Florida is the 1st largest county in Florida.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20172,751,79687,3783.28%
20162,664,418-72,125-2.64%
20162,736,54330,5611.13%
20152,705,98231,2281.17%
20142,674,75430,8201.17%
20132,643,93436,1341.39%
20122,607,80036,2681.41%
20112,571,53264,3042.56%
20102,507,228570,13429.43%
19901,937,094311,31319.15%
19801,625,781357,98928.24%
19701,267,792332,74535.59%
1960935,047439,96388.87%
1950495,084227,34584.91%
1940267,739124,78487.29%
1930142,955100,202234.37%
192042,75330,820258.28%
191011,9336,978140.83%
19004,9554,094475.49%
1890861604235.02%
1880257172202.35%
18708522.41%
186083-76-47.80%
1850159-287-64.35%
18404460.00%

Miami-Dade County, Florida Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White2,015,422
Black or African American489,030
Some Other Race74,835
Asian42,007
Two or More Races38,905
American Indian and Alaska Native3,485
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander734

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Miami-Dade County, Florida Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Miami-Dade County, Florida Median Age

39.3


Total

37.8


Male

40.8


Female

Miami-Dade County, Florida Adults

There are 2,115,548 adults, (404,992 of which are seniors) in Miami-Dade County, Florida.

Miami-Dade County, Florida Age Dependency

55.9

Age Dependency Ratio

23.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Miami-Dade County, Florida Sex Ratio

Female

1,371,634

51.48%

Male

1,292,784

48.52%

Miami-Dade County, Florida Households and Families

Miami-Dade County, Florida Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Miami-Dade County, Florida Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married65.4%34.6%
All52.6%47.4%
Male46.7%53.3%
Non Family42.6%57.4%
Female42%58%

52.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Miami-Dade County, Florida Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All853,6243.0752.6
Married369,1693.7765.4
Non Family272,5731.3142.6
Female155,6224.1142
Male56,2604.0846.7

3.75

Average Family Size

3.07

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Miami-Dade County, Florida Households

Miami-Dade County, Florida Education

Miami-Dade County, Florida Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade194,85310.42%
9th to 12th Grade167,3998.95%
High School Graduate530,21328.36%
Some College299,27616.01%
Associates Degree167,8118.98%
Bachelors Degree325,56617.41%
Graduate Degree184,4959.87%

Miami-Dade County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic1,271,686992,790312,811
Black311,670241,44848,751
White272,062256,553132,897
Other Race52,99040,34312,886
Asian31,47527,00015,911
Multiple Races22,49618,1006,471
Native American2,5221,916460
Islander65657480

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.30%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 50.55%.

Miami-Dade County, Florida Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,386$31,594$26,221
Less Than High School$18,145$20,792$15,361
High School Grad$22,313$25,406$19,568
Some College$30,580$33,204$27,304
Bachelors Degree$41,430$47,230$37,389
Graduate Degree$58,472$72,280$50,204

$29,386

Average Earnings

$31,594

Average Male

$26,221

Average Female

Miami-Dade County, Florida Language

Miami-Dade County, Florida Language by Age

Miami-Dade County, Florida Language

26.95% of Miami-Dade County, Florida residents speak only English, while 73.05% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 64.45% of the population.

Miami-Dade County, Florida Poverty

Miami-Dade County, Florida Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic1,753,638344,52819.65%
Black474,625138,15729.11%
White375,20942,22311.25%
Other74,23714,47619.50%
Multiple38,1256,17616.20%
Asian41,3456,03414.59%
Native3,34197329.12%
Islander72815621.43%

19.91%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.26%

Male Poverty Rate

21.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Miami-Dade County, Florida

The race most likely to be in poverty in Miami-Dade County, Florida is Native, with 29.12% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Miami-Dade County, Florida is White, with 11.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.96%.

Miami-Dade County, Florida Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.95%
High School21.09%
Some College13.54%
Bachelors or Greater8.62%

Miami-Dade County, Florida Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.70%
Male Unemployed33.44%
Female Employed9.84%
Male Employed7.88%

Miami-Dade County, Florida Income

Miami-Dade County, Florida Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,224$69,069
Families$50,373$77,466
Married Families$64,538$95,494
Non Families$26,894$47,027

Miami-Dade County, Florida Marital Status

Miami-Dade County, Florida Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.7%

Male Marriage Rate

38.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Miami-Dade County, Florida Married by Age and Sex

Miami-Dade County, Florida Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Miami-Dade County, Florida Marital Status by Race

Miami-Dade County, Florida Veterans

Miami-Dade County, Florida Veterans by War

53,272

Number of Veterans

48,917

Male Veterans

4,355

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam16,139
Second Gulf War9,664
First Gulf War9,543
Korea4,166
World War II3,039

Miami-Dade County, Florida Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 5414,333
65 to 7411,736
75+10,687
55 to 649,776
18 to 346,740

Miami-Dade County, Florida Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White37,7112.33%
Hispanic19,7011.38%
Black12,7603.47%
2 or More9973.74%
Other8941.48%
Asian5601.58%
Indian2689.97%
Hawaiian8212.35%

Miami-Dade County, Florida Veterans by Education

9.68%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.19%

Veteran Disability Rate

Miami-Dade County, Florida Employment Status

Miami-Dade County, Florida Employment by Age

62%

Labor Force Participation

56.7%

Employment Rate

8.5%

Unemployment Rate

Miami-Dade County, Florida Employment by Race

Miami-Dade County, Florida Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Miami-Dade County, Florida

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Miami3995274535795405213.53%
Hialeah224687236387117005.21%
Miami Gardens10716711305858915.50%
Miami Beach877399191741784.76%
Homestead6052367996747312.35%
North Miami595816213925584.29%
Doral45709579471223826.77%
Coral Gables467525081540638.69%
Cutler Bay4028644707442110.97%
North Miami Beach415344389123575.67%
Aventura357623772419625.49%
Miami Lakes293773087314965.09%
Palmetto Bay234112457011594.95%
Hialeah Gardens217442383720939.63%
Sunny Isles Beach208282208612586.04%
Sweetwater19919207017823.93%
Pinecrest182201944412246.72%
Opa-locka151941645712638.31%
Miami Springs13809144316224.50%
Key Biscayne12344130196755.47%
South Miami11673122075344.57%
Florida City11252120788267.34%
Miami Shores10421107623413.27%
North Bay Village71378262112515.76%
West Miami59657459149425.05%
Bay Harbor Islands553359754427.99%
Surfside557058112414.33%
Biscayne Park307431981244.03%
Bal Harbour2687305036313.51%
El Portal23992480813.38%
Virginia Gardens23732472994.17%
Golden Beach919968495.33%
Medley83884350.60%
Indian Creek869155.81%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990