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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.

Demographics

People

Total Population23,351
Male Share of the Population47.4%
Female Share of the Population52.6%
Senior Citizens14.7%
Employed Population 16+11,638
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married47.4%
Average household size4

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher18.2%
Median Earnings25+$24,058
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$18,686
Median Earnings With High School Degree$23,874

Wealth

Median Family Income$49,151
% Above Poverty Level83.7%
% Below Poverty Level16.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time28 minutes
% Working from Home11.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.4%
% Using Public Transportation2.2%

Housing

People Living Alone16.5%
Median Gross Rent$1,264
Median House Value$148,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)89.7%
Italian0.4%
West Indian0.3%
French Except Basque0.2%
English0.2%
Bahamian0.1%
Jamaican0.1%
British0.1%
Polish0.1%
Arab0.1%
German0.1%
Portuguese0.1%
African0.1%
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Hialeah Gardens Almanac

CategoryValue
County Miami-Dade County
Standard Zip Codes33016, 33018
Phone Area Codes305,786
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude25.9
Approximate Longitude-80.33

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)

StationHIALEAH
Distance3.4 miles
Jan Temp62 to 78 F
Apr Temp70 to 84 F
Jul Temp79 to 92 F
Oct Temp74 to 87 F
Annual Precip66 inches
StationMIAMI BEACH
Distance13.2 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
StationPERRINE 4 W
Distance20.6 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
Hialeah235,626$35,071
Medley898$31,625
Miami Springs14,430$63,200
Virginia Gardens2,735$54,453
West Miami6,652$50,417

Hialeah Gardens Hospitals

St Catherine's West Rehabilitation Hospital
(Non-profit)
8850 Nw 122nd St
(305) 351-7181

Hialeah Gardens Public Schools

Mater Academy
7700 Nw 98th St
ZIP: 33016
(305) 698-9900
Primary
Total Enrollment 1069
Mater Academy Charter High
7901 Nw 103rd St
ZIP: 33016
(305) 828-1886
High
Total Enrollment 1759
Mater Academy Charter Middle
7901 Nw 103rd St
ZIP: 33016
(305) 828-1886
Middle
Total Enrollment 1363
Mater Performing Arts & Entertainment Academy
7901 Nw 103rd St
ZIP: 33016
(305) 828-1886
High
Total Enrollment 333
Mater Virtual Academy Charter Middle/high School
7901 Nw 103rd St
ZIP: 33016
(305) 828-1886
Other
Total Enrollment 8
Hialeah Gardens Elementary School
9702 Nw 130th St
ZIP: 33018
(305) 827-8830
Primary
Total Enrollment 929
Hialeah Gardens Middle School
11690 Nw 92nd Ave
ZIP: 33018
(305) 817-0017
Middle
Total Enrollment 1755
Hialeah Gardens Senior High School
11700 Hialeah Gardens Blvd
ZIP: 33018
(305) 698-5000
High
Total Enrollment 3089
West Hialeah Gardens Elementary School
11990 Nw 92nd Ave
ZIP: 33018
(305) 818-4000
Primary
Total Enrollment 1216

Hialeah Gardens Private Schools

Magic Kids Learning Center Ii
9160 Nw 122nd St 11
ZIP: 33018
Elementary
Total Enrollment 19
Royal Kids Academy
12503 W Okeechobee Rd
ZIP: 33018
Elementary
Total Enrollment 50
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