Neighborhood Information

Miami

Miami

Miami is a city located on the Atlantic coast in southeastern Florida. Miami and its suburbs are located on a broad plain between the Florida Everglades to the west and Biscayne Bay to the east that also extends from Florida Bay north to Lake Okeechobee.

According to the US Census Bureau, Miami’s metro area is the seventh most populous and fifth-largest urban area in the United States, with an estimated population of 5,547,051 in 2009. The Global Cities Index 2010 ranked Miami seventh in the United States in terms of finance, commerce, culture, entertainment, fashion, education, and other sectors and it ranked thirty-third among global cities.

Miami is partitioned into many different sections, roughly into North, South, West and Downtown. The City of Miami has various neighborhoods including: Coral Terrace, Virginia Gardens, Miami Shores, Midtown, Allapattah, The Roads, Coral Way, and Doral to name a few. For a full map of all Miami neighborhoods, please CLICK HERE. The heart of the city is Downtown Miami and is technically located on the eastern side of the city. The southern side of Miami includes Coral Way, The Roads and Coconut Grove. The western side of Miami includes Little Havana, West Flagler, and Flagami while the northern side includes the Midtown, Wynwood, and Edgewater neighborhoods. The different communities include upscale condominiums, residential lofts in the trendy Design District, extraordinary homes in the Morningside and Edgewater communities and traditional single-family homes found throughput various locations of Miami.

 

Points of Interest

  • Port of Miami
  • Miami International Airport
  • Miami Zoo
  • Fair Expo Center
  • Tropical Park
  • Coral Castle
  • Morningside Park
  • Sun Life Stadium
  • BankUnited Center
  • St. Thomas University
  • Florida International University