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Overview

Introduction to Hialeah Gardens, Florida

Hialeah Gardens, Florida, in Miami Dade county, is 2 miles W of Hialeah, Florida (center to center) and 10 miles NW of Miami, Florida. The city is in the Miami area. 

Hialeah Gardens History

The foundation of Hialeah Garden’s existence was sown in December 1948 when twelve people of the area unanimously voted to form a small community of 26 registered voters. This community was incorporated to form the town of Hialeah Gardens. The following months saw the adoption of the first building code, permit and inspection fee. The first traffic ordinance was passed and laws were formulated to regulate hunting. The town went on to develop into a significant municipality of Dade County.

Hialeah Gardens and Nearby Attractions

  • Doral Resort & Spa.
  • Westland Gardens Park.

Hialeah Gardens Activities

Hialeah Gardens is a flourishing residential community. The Doral Resort and Spa has an excellent golf course which has been hosting the PGA tour since 1962. The city has several beautiful parks which offer a variety of leisure activities. The community also organizes special events and festivals on a regular basis.

Hialeah Gardens Transportation

The Opa Locka Executive Airport provides civil air services to the city. More general air transportation services are provided by Miami International Airport.

Hialeah Gardens Higher Education

Barry University is located close by in Miami Shores.

People

Total Population 23,092
Male Share of the Population 47.4%
Female Share of the Population 52.6%
Senior Citizens 13.8%
Employed Population 16+ 11,183
Age of the Population 41

Families

% of people married 46.4%
Average household size 4

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 17.2%
Median Earnings25+ $23,795
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $19,973
Median Earnings With High School Degree $22,566

Wealth

Median Family Income $47,865
% Above Poverty Level 81.9%
% Below Poverty Level 18.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 27 minutes
% Working from Home 8.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.5%
% Using Public Transportation 2.5%

Housing

People Living Alone 16.7%
Median Gross Rent $1,189
Median House Value $147,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 90.8%
US/American 0%
English 0.3%
Irish 0.1%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Hialeah Gardens Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 2 miles W of Hialeah, Florida (center to center)
Nearest Large City 10 miles NW of Miami, Florida
County Miami-Dade
Standard Zip Codes 33010, 33016, 33018
Phone Area Codes 305
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 25.864
Longitude -80.324

Hialeah Gardens Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station HIALEAH
Distance 3.4 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
Station MIAMI BEACH
Distance 13.2 miles
Jan Temp 63 to 73 F
Apr Temp 70 to 79 F
Jul Temp 78 to 87 F
Oct Temp 75 to 83 F
Annual Precip 46.6 inches
Station PERRINE 4 W
Distance 20.6 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Hialeah 234,714 $33,723
Medley 998 $27,266
Miami Springs 14,397 $59,503
Virginia Gardens 2,957 $53,942
West Miami 6,400 $45,397

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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