This rating is a weighted average of commute time, crime rate, population, median salary, and more.
This score adds annual household income and cost of living to the city rating.
Density (Population per mile²)
Compared to New York, Miami Beach has a low population density. Miami Beach is perfect for those who want to be in the city without constantly rubbing shoulders.
With a quality of life rating of 6/10 and an overall value of 5/10, there are many things to love about Miami Beach, FL, but there are also a few factors that may not be the best fit for everyone. Most homeowners will be happy in Miami Beach, but be sure to visit first to make sure it’s the best place for you.
Population density is a way of determining how crowded an area is. Miami Beach has a population density of 12,104, with 85,128 current residents.
Out of the 85,128 current residents, 51% are male and 49% are female. 42% of the residents are married and 58% are single.
- 69% Sun
- 47% Rain
- 0% Snow
75°F average temperature
- 42 years Median home age
- $237,010 Median home price
- -22.85% Home appreciation rate
- 14.71% Annual property tax
As for living in Miami Beach, the air quality is 65% and the weather, on average, is 69% sunny, 47% rainy, and 0% snowy. The average temperature is 75°F.
Whether you’re looking to buy or rent a home in Miami Beach, you should know that 25.7% of homes are owned while 44.2% of homes are rented, and 30.2% of homes are vacant. The median price of a home is $237,010, the median age of homes is 42 years, the annual home appreciation is -22.85% and the annual property tax is 14.71%.
Crime rate (per 100,000)9
When looking at the community of Miami Beach, it’s important to determine the crime rate. Miami Beach’s crime rate is 9 total number of crimes reported per 100,000 total population. The average age of residents in Miami Beach is 44 years and the breakdown of political affiliations is 57.81% Democratic, 41.70% Republican, and 0.49% Independent.
Student teacher ratio 1:17
Management, Business, Art & Sciences
Sales & Office Occupations
Production, Transportation & Material Moving
Natural Resources, Construction & Maintenance
79%High school diploma
6%Some college or associates degree
16%Graduate or professional degree
When looking at Miami Beach, it’s important to understand employment statistics. 8.80% of residents are unemployed in Miami Beach (which does not include the percentage of residents who are no longer in the labor force). Of the employed Miami Beach residents: 17.7% of employed residents work in the management and business field, 22.47% are in the arts and sciences field, 21.1% are in the customer service field, 27% are in the sales field, 0.22% work in farming, fishing, and forestry, 4.7% of employed residents work in the construction field, and 6.9% work in production. When it comes to education, the ratio of teachers to students is 1:17. The percentage of residents who have graduated high school is 78.83%, 6.13% of residents have an associate’s degree, 17.51% of residents have a bachelor’s degree, and 15.74% have a master’s degree.
Average commute time
Daily breakdown: by transport type
Work at home
If you plan on commuting to work in Miami Beach, you should be aware that the average commute time is 27 minutes, compared to the national average commute time of 26 minutes. When it comes to commuting, residents of Miami Beach have a few different options. 59% of commuters use their own cars, 10% of commuters carpool, 11% of commuters use the transit system, and 5% of residents work from home.