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Encyclopedia > North Miami, Florida

North Miami is a city located in northeast Miami-Dade County, Florida. Originally the town of Arch Creek, the area then incorporated as the Town of Miami Shores, which changed names to North Miami in 1927. The city lies on Biscayne Bay and hosts the Biscayne Bay campus of Florida International University, as well as the North Miami campus of Johnson & Wales University. Miami-Dade County is a county located in the southeastern part of the state of Florida. ... Biscayne Bay separates Miami on the mainland from Miami Beach on the barrier islands of the Atlantic Ocean coast of Florida. ... Florida International University State University System of Florida FAMU FAU FGCU FIU FSU NCF UCF UF UNF USF UWF Florida International University (FIU) is a state-run university in Miami-Dade County, Florida, well-known for its creative writing, hospitality management, international business, and management information systems programs. ...


The city is also home to the Oleta River State Park, which is the state's largest urban park. The Oleta River State Park is the largest urban park in the Florida State Park system. ...

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Geography

Location of North Miami, Florida

North Miami is located at 25°53′42″N, 80°11′9″W (25.895022, -80.185747)GR1. Image File history File links FLMap-doton-NorthMiami. ... The following is a list of sources used in the creation of encyclopedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ...


According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 25.9 km² (10.0 mi²). 21.9 km² (8.5 mi²) of it is land and 4.0 km² (1.5 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 15.32% water. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. ... A square mile is an Imperial unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (5,280 feet, 1,760 yards, 1,609. ...


The city of North Miami is a diamond in the rough. It is situated amongst cities like: Miami Shores, Aventura, and Bal Harbour. Single family homes can still be purchased here for under 300K. North Miami has two waterfront/gated communities: Keystone Point & San Souci. The least expensive waterfront homes, with ocean access to the Atlantic, in Dade county, are located in North Miami. There is a new Mayor, new schools, new shopping centers, new office building,and Biscayne Landing. I am a resident of North Miami. I love outdoor activities such as: going to the beach, cycling, canoeing, eating at sidewalk cafe's, having a relaxing cofee at Starbucks... We are 5 minutes from the beach, 5 minutes from Oleta State Park, close to either airport MIA or FtL. Get to know North Miami! For more information on city information, articles, and hot properties in North Miami visit AlbertJusto.com[1]


Demographics

As of the censusGR2 of 2000, there were 59,880 people, 20,541 households, and 13,577 families residing in the city. The population density was 2,732.8/km² (7,080.0/mi²). There were 22,281 housing units at an average density of 1,016.9/km² (2,634.4/mi²). The racial makeup of the city was 34.81% White, 54.89% African American, 0.32% Native American, 1.92% Asian, 0.05% Pacific Islander, 3.16% from other races, and 4.85% from two or more races. 23.16% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race. 1870 US Census for New York City A census is the process of obtaining information about every member of a population (not necessarily a human population). ... The following is a list of sources used in the creation of encyclopedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ...


There were 20,541 households out of which 37.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 39.0% were married couples living together, 20.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 33.9% were non-families. 26.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.85 and the average family size was 3.51. The examples and perspective in this article or section may not represent a worldwide view. ...


In the city the population was spread out with 28.1% under the age of 18, 11.3% from 18 to 24, 31.8% from 25 to 44, 19.6% from 45 to 64, and 9.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 32 years. For every 100 females there were 92.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 89.0 males.


The median income for a household in the city was $29,778, and the median income for a family was $31,760. Males had a median income of $25,388 versus $20,712 for females. The per capita income for the city was $14,581. 23.9% of the population and 20.7% of families were below the poverty line. 29.5% of those under the age of 18 and 17.2% of those 65 and older were living below the poverty line. The per capita income for a group of people may be defined as their total personal income, divided by the total population. ... Map of countries showing percentage of population who have an income below the national poverty line The poverty line is the level of income below which one cannot afford to purchase all the resources one requires to live. ...


Education

Miami-Dade County Public Schools serves North Miami. Miami-Dade County Public Schools (M-DCPS) is a public school district serving Miami-Dade County, Florida, and the Greater Miami Area. ...

  • North Miami High School serves most of North Miami
  • Miami Central High School in Miami, serves the southern portion of North Miami.
  • North Miami Middle School serves most of North Miami
  • North Miami Elementary School serves most of North Miami
  • Natural Bridge Elementary School serves some of North Miami
  • William Jennings Bryan Elementary School serves some of North Miami and Biscayne Park

Miami Central High School Miami Central Senior High School, commonly refered to simply as Central, is a secondary school located at 1718 NW 95th Street in Miami, Florida. ... This article is about the city in Florida. ...

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Coordinates: 25.895022° N -80.185747° E Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically); large version (pdf) The geographic (earth-mapping) coordinate system expresses every horizontal position on Earth by two of the three coordinates of a spherical coordinate system which is aligned with the spin axis of the Earth. ...

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North Miami, Florida (676 words)
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