Biscayne Park, Florida

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Biscayne Park, Florida

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High Points

Biscayne Park strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Florida):

Category Trophy
Racial Diversity
(vs. Peers)
Top 1% trophy Biscayne Park Racial Diversity
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 9% Biscayne Park College Educated Adults
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 12% Biscayne Park Well-Paid Single Women
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 18% Biscayne Park Median Family Income
Low Property Crime
(vs. State)
Top 19% Biscayne Park Low Property Crime
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 19% Biscayne Park Well-Paid Single Men

Comparative Profile of Biscayne Park, Florida

Comparing Biscayne Park to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Florida (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Racial Diversity 10 10
Well-Paid Single Women 9 8
Well-Paid Single Men 9 7
Male Share of the Population 6 6
Children Under 5 Years Old 6 7
Female Share of the Population 5 5
Age of the Population 5 4
Senior Citizens 3 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 7 7
Portion of People Married 2 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 10 9
Median Family Income 9 8
People in Middle Class or Better 8 8
People Above Poverty 5 6

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 9 9
Walking and Biking to Work 8 5
Short Commute Times 3 3
Public Transportation Use 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 7 6
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 5 2
Housing Recently Built 3 1
People Living Alone 3 3
Affordability of Property Taxes 2 3
Affordability of Rents 2 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Property Crime 6 9
Low Violent Crime 3 6

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Biscayne Park Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 0 miles SE of North Miami, Florida (center to center)
Nearest Large City 7 miles N of Miami, Florida
County Miami-Dade
Standard Zip Codes 33161, 33181
P.O. Box Zip Codes 33261
Phone Area Codes 305
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 25.882
Longitude -80.18

Biscayne Park Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 7.2 miles
Jan Temp 62 to 78 F
Apr Temp 70 to 84 F
Jul Temp 79 to 92 F
Oct Temp 74 to 87 F
Annual Precip 66 inches
Distance 15.1 miles
Jan Temp 59 to 76 F
Apr Temp 66 to 82 F
Jul Temp 75 to 90 F
Oct Temp 72 to 86 F
Annual Precip 64.1 inches
Station PERRINE 4 W
Distance 26 miles
Jan Temp 55 to 76 F
Apr Temp 63 to 83 F
Jul Temp 72 to 90 F
Oct Temp 68 to 85 F
Annual Precip 61.5 inches
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Biscayne Park Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 3,269 100%
Male 1,580 48.3%
Female 1,689 51.7%
Under 18 777 23.8%
18+ 2,492 76.2%
65+ 368 11.3%
Median Age 37.3
Average Family Size 3.12
White 2,361 72.2%
African-American 605 18.5%
Asian 89 2.7%
American Indian & Alaskan 22 0.7%
Other 82 2.5%
Mixed Race 110 3.4%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 867 26.5%

Estimated Biscayne Park Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 3,128
Growth -141
Growth % -4.3%

Biscayne Park Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 35.9%
Haitian 11.5%
English 9.5%
Irish 7%
Italian 6.7%
US/American 4.9%
German 4.8%
Jamaican 3.3%
Scottish 3.1%
Scotch-Irish 2.2%
Polish 1.5%
French (except Basque) 1.2%
British 0.9%
Dutch 0.8%
Greek 0.7%
European 0.6%
French Canadian 0.6%
Arab/Arabic 0.6%
Russian 0.6%
Lebanese 0.6%
Portuguese 0.4%
Swedish 0.3%
African 0.3%
Slovak 0.3%
Scandinavian 0.3%
Romanian 0.3%
Norwegian 0.3%
Brazilian 0.3%
Eastern European 0.2%
Czech 0.2%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Biscayne Park, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Barry University (33161)
Keystone Islands (33261)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Biscayne Park 3,269 $53,409
Bal Harbour 3,305 $83,570
Bay Harbor Islands 5,146 $43,939
El Portal 2,505 $41,029
Miami Shores 10,380 $64,963
North Bay Village 6,733 $37,931
North Miami 59,880 $31,760
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1. Elmsford, New York 83.2   21.3% 11% 31.6% 28 $71,630 6.7% 44.2% 4,676 9.3% 21.8 0.6% 2.4
2. Buellton, California 81.2   23.9% 13.6% 19.8% 25 $54,839 6.7% 18.5% 3,828 8.8% 30.8 1.1% 2.6
3. Steilacoom, Washington 81.1   26.3% 13.3% 36.5% 26 $54,725 5.8% 21.5% 6,049 8.1% 24.1 0.4% 3.3
4. Hightstown, New Jersey 80.7   27.4% 10.8% 39.5% 31 $72,092 7.3% 23.5% 5,216 7.3% 18.2 0.4% 3.1
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