Miami Lakes is a medium-sized town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 31,367 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.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Miami Lakes is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. 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 sales jobs (14.33%), management occupations (13.82%), and office and administrative support (12.33%).
Also of interest is that Miami Lakes has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One downside of living in Miami Lakes, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.02 minutes every day commuting to work.
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: 38.48% of adults in Miami Lakes have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Miami Lakes in 2018 was $38,295, which is upper middle income relative to Florida, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $153,180 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 86.06% 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 Italian, Irish, German, French, and Haitian.
Miami Lakes also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 51.11%.
The most common language spoken in Miami Lakes is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and French.