Overview

Introduction to Bay Harbor Islands, Florida

Bay Harbor Islands, Florida, in Miami Dade county, is 3 miles E of North Miami, Florida and 8 miles NE of Miami, Florida.

Bay Harbor Islands History

Bay Harbor Islands was incorporated in 1947. The municipality was formed in 1953.

Bay Harbor Islands and Nearby Attractions

  • Art and Culture Center of Hollywood.
  • Miami Children’s Museum.
  • Barnacle State Historic Site.
  • Oleta River State Park.
  • Miami Metrozoo.

Things To Do In Bay Harbor Islands

Local museums include the Arch Creek Park and Museum, the Art and Culture Center of Hollywood and the Miami Children’s Museum. The Art and Culture Center of Hollywood showcases work of new and established photographers, painters and sculptors. The Miami Metrozoo, the Sawgrass Recreation Park and the Miami Seaquarium are all accessible from Bay Harbor Islands as well.

Bay Harbor Islands Transportation

Miami International Airport is nearby.

Bay Harbor Islands Higher Education

Local colleges and universities include Barry University, Miami-Dade Community College, Broward Community College, Nova South Eastern University, Keiser College and the University of Miami.

Demographics

People

Total Population5,938
Male Share of the Population52.7%
Female Share of the Population47.3%
Senior Citizens15.8%
Employed Population 16+2,803
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married47.9%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher54.3%
Median Earnings25+$46,944
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$57,946
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,824

Wealth

Median Family Income$73,843
% Above Poverty Level87.3%
% Below Poverty Level12.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time29 minutes
% Working from Home11.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.9%
% Using Public Transportation1.9%

Housing

People Living Alone30%
Median Gross Rent$1,642
Median House Value$390,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)44.6%
Russian8.1%
German7.8%
Italian6%
West Indian3.5%
Polish3.4%
Haitian3.2%
French Except Basque2.6%
Irish2.2%
English2%
Austrian1.9%
Brazilian1.8%
Hungarian1.7%
Portuguese0.9%
Scottish0.9%
Swedish0.8%
African0.8%
Ukrainian0.7%
Arab0.6%
Palestinian0.6%
Lithuanian0.5%
Dutch0.5%
Bulgarian0.4%
Iranian0.4%
British0.3%
Greek0.2%
Danishn0.2%
US/American0.2%
Estonian0.2%
Canadian0.2%
Norwegian0.2%
Romanian0.2%
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Bay Harbor Islands Almanac

CategoryValue
County Miami-Dade County
Standard Zip Codes33154
Phone Area Codes3,05,786
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude25.88
Approximate Longitude-80.13

Bay Harbor Islands Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationMIAMI BEACH
Distance7.2 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
Distance10.2 miles
Jan Temp62 to 78 F
Apr Temp70 to 84 F
Jul Temp79 to 92 F
Oct Temp74 to 87 F
Annual Precip66 inches
StationPERRINE 4 W
Distance28.2 miles
Jan Temp55 to 76 F
Apr Temp63 to 83 F
Jul Temp72 to 90 F
Oct Temp68 to 85 F
Annual Precip61.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bal Harbour3,000$117,955
Biscayne Park3,175$88,355
North Bay Village8,198$56,510
North Miami61,435$44,431
Sunny Isles Beach22,171$70,820
Surfside5,817$105,851

Bay Harbor Islands Public Schools

Ruth K. Broad Bay Harbor K-8 Center
1155 93rd St
ZIP: 33154
(305) 865-7912
Primary
Total Enrollment 1336
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