Miami Lakes is a medium-sized town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 30,972 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Miami Lakes is the 98th largest community in Florida.
Miami Lakes home prices are not only among the most expensive in Florida, but Miami Lakes real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Miami Lakes is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 85.30% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Miami Lakes is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Miami Lakes who work in office and administrative support (17.76%), sales jobs (14.41%), and management occupations (12.63%).
The population of Miami Lakes is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 35.36% of adults in Miami Lakes have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Miami Lakes in 2010 was $28,888, which is upper middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $115,552 for a family of four. However, Miami Lakes contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Miami Lakes is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Miami Lakes home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Miami Lakes, accounting for 83.12% of the town’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Miami Lakes residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Miami Lakes include Irish, English, German, and French .
Foreign born people are also an important part of Miami Lakes's cultural character, accounting for 49.44% of the town’s population.
The most common language spoken in Miami Lakes is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Urdu.