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Overview

Introduction to Aventura, Florida

Aventura, Florida, in Miami Dade county, is 3 miles S of Hollywood, Florida (center to center) and 13 miles N of Miami, Florida. The city is included in the Miami metropolitan area. 

Aventura History

A major part of the present city of Aventura was initially swampland called Biscayne Gardens. It was developed through the 1970s and 80s, by the Oxford Development Company. The city was planned as a high-rise residential area. Interestingly, the name Aventura came from the name of one of the initial condominium development companies that started work in the area. Aventura was incorporated as a city in 1995.

Aventura and Nearby Attractions

  • Aventura Mall.
  • Loehmann's Fashion Island.
  • Miami Beach.
  • Miami Seaquarium.
  • Little Havana.
  • Coral Gables.

Things To Do In Aventura

Aventura is a famous shopping destination because it has some excellent and unique shopping areas. Loehmann's Fashion Island has a distinctive collection of fashion boutiques, home furnishings and gift items. One can also find waterfront shops at the Waterways. The city also presents wonderful dining opportunities ranging from gourmet restaurants to casual cafes and they offer a wide variety of local, as well as international cuisines.

Aventura Transportation

Air transportation is available from Miami Interational Airport and Fort Lauderdale International Airport.

Aventura Higher Education

Barry University serves the local area.

Demographics

People

Total Population37,515
Male Share of the Population47.2%
Female Share of the Population52.8%
Senior Citizens29.6%
Employed Population 16+15,934
Age of the Population49

Families

% of people married51.5%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher50.9%
Median Earnings25+$45,604
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$37,702
Median Earnings With High School Degree$29,500

Wealth

Median Family Income$82,009
% Above Poverty Level88.9%
% Below Poverty Level11.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time31 minutes
% Working from Home11.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.1%
% Using Public Transportation1.8%

Housing

People Living Alone45.7%
Median Gross Rent$1,681
Median House Value$310,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)38.4%
Polish9.1%
Russian7.2%
Italian5.5%
Israeli3.8%
German3.6%
Romanian3.1%
Brazilian2.7%
Arab2.6%
English2.2%
French Except Basque1.9%
West Indian1.6%
Irish1.5%
Hungarian1.4%
Ukrainian1.1%
Haitian0.8%
Lebanese0.7%
Austrian0.6%
Scottish0.6%
Turkish0.5%
Portuguese0.4%
Syrian0.4%
Jamaican0.4%
Greek0.4%
African0.3%
Canadian0.3%
Moroccan0.3%
Iranian0.3%
Egyptian0.3%
Czech0.2%
Belizean0.2%
Slovak0.2%
Iraqi0.2%
Norwegian0.2%
US/American0.1%
Welsh0.1%
Basque0.1%
Bulgarian0.1%
Estonian0.1%
Danishn0.1%
Lithuanian0.1%
Serbian0.1%
New Zealand0.1%
South African0.1%
Swedish0.1%
Dutch0.1%
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Aventura Almanac

CategoryValue
County Miami-Dade County
Standard Zip Codes33180, 33160
Phone Area Codes305,954, 786
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude25.96
Approximate Longitude-80.14

Aventura Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationFORT LAUDERDALE
Distance10.6 miles
Jan Temp59 to 76 F
Apr Temp66 to 82 F
Jul Temp75 to 90 F
Oct Temp72 to 86 F
Annual Precip64.1 inches
StationMIAMI BEACH
Distance12 miles
Jan Temp63 to 73 F
Apr Temp70 to 79 F
Jul Temp78 to 87 F
Oct Temp75 to 83 F
Annual Precip46.6 inches
StationHIALEAH
Distance12.3 miles
Jan Temp62 to 78 F
Apr Temp70 to 84 F
Jul Temp79 to 92 F
Oct Temp74 to 87 F
Annual Precip66 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Golden Beach635$180,556
Hollywood148,114$56,553
North Miami Beach43,722$43,898
Pembroke Park6,259$40,163
Sunny Isles Beach21,937$66,466

Aventura Hospitals

Aventura Hospital And Medical Center
(Proprietary)
20900 Biscayne Blvd
(305) 682-7000

Aventura Public Schools

Aventura City Of Excellence School
3333 Ne 188th St
ZIP: 33180
(305) 466-1499
Primary
Total Enrollment 1008

Aventura Private Schools

Biscayne Academy
2785 Ne 183rd St Ste 100
ZIP: 33160
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 33
The Tauber Academy
20400 Ne 30th Ave
ZIP: 33180
Elementary
Total Enrollment 18
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