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Overview

Introduction to Miami Springs, Florida

Miami Springs, Florida, in Miami Dade county, is 2 miles S of Hialeah, Florida (center to center) and 6 miles NW of Miami, Florida. The people of the city are in the Miami metropolitan area. 

Miami Springs History

The city of Miami Springs was founded by Glen Hammond Curtiss, who was a pioneer in the aviation industry and is also a well respected name in land development. The area which is currently known as Miami Springs was used as a bombing range for training U.S. pilots in World War I. Curtiss bought this area and developed it as a residential community. He named it Country Club Estates. The name Miami Springs was given to the city in 1930.

Miami Springs and Nearby Attractions

  • Clune-Stadnik Building.
  • First Presbyterian Church.
  • Pony Swing Bridge.

Things To Do In Miami Springs

Miami Springs has one of the best examples of Pueblo Revival style of architecture in Florida. The history of the city is preserved in the buildings, some of which are as old as the city. Since the city is built near the Miami International Airport, it has got a number of good hotels which offer a wide range of facilities. The city serves as a great watering hole for people who are visiting Miami.

Miami Springs Transportation

The closest airport is Miami International Airport.

Miami Springs Higher Education

Miami Dade Community College provides adult education nearby.

Demographics

People

Total Population14,453
Male Share of the Population47.1%
Female Share of the Population52.9%
Senior Citizens16.6%
Employed Population 16+7,788
Age of the Population45

Families

% of people married49.1%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher33%
Median Earnings25+$36,022
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$20,938
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,508

Wealth

Median Family Income$68,385
% Above Poverty Level89.5%
% Below Poverty Level10.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time26 minutes
% Working from Home8.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.4%
% Using Public Transportation2%

Housing

People Living Alone28.7%
Median Gross Rent$999
Median House Value$339,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)75.7%
German3.2%
English2.4%
Irish2.2%
Italian1.8%
Scottish0.9%
Arab0.8%
Lebanese0.7%
French Except Basque0.6%
Greek0.4%
Russian0.4%
Portuguese0.4%
Czech0.4%
Polish0.4%
West Indian0.3%
Hungarian0.3%
Brazilian0.3%
Austrian0.3%
Jamaican0.2%
Welsh0.2%
African0.2%
Ukrainian0.1%
Dutch0.1%
Syrian0.1%
Norwegian0.1%
Swiss0.1%
Swedish0.1%
Guyanese0.1%
Iranian0.1%
Latvian0.1%
Nigerian0.1%
Croatian0.1%
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Miami Springs Almanac

CategoryValue
County Miami-Dade County
Standard Zip Codes33166
P.O. Box Zip Codes33266
Phone Area Codes786, 305
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude25.77
Approximate Longitude-80.2

Miami Springs 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 INTL AP
Distance0.7 miles
Jan Temp60 to 77 F
Apr Temp68 to 84 F
Jul Temp77 to 91 F
Oct Temp72 to 85 F
Annual Precip58.5 inches
StationHIALEAH
Distance0.9 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
Distance18.8 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
El Portal2,329$66,786
Hialeah237,523$36,449
Hialeah Gardens23,834$51,491
Medley1,111$27,989
Virginia Gardens2,515$49,449
West Miami7,046$51,132

Miami Springs Public Schools

Academy For International Education Charter School
1080 Labaron Dr
ZIP: 33166
(305) 883-3900
Primary
Total Enrollment 410
Irving & Beatrice Peskoe K-8 Center
301 Westward Dr
ZIP: 33166
(305) 242-8340
Primary
Total Enrollment 800
Isaac: Integrated Science And Asian Culture Academy
3001 Westward Dr
ZIP: 33166
(305) 869-8030
Primary
Total Enrollment 13
Miami Springs Elementary School
51 Park St
ZIP: 33166
(305) 888-4558
Primary
Total Enrollment 457
Miami Springs Middle School
150 S Royal Poinciana Blvd
ZIP: 33166
(305) 888-6457
Middle
Total Enrollment 1316
Miami Springs Senior High Adult
751 Dove Ave
ZIP: 33166
(305) 885-3585
Other
Miami Springs Senior High School
751 Dove Ave
ZIP: 33166
(305) 885-3585
High
Total Enrollment 1703
Springview Elementary School
1122 Bluebird Ave
ZIP: 33166
(305) 885-6466
Primary
Total Enrollment 438

Miami Springs Private Schools

Aktiv Learning Academy
301 Westward Dr
ZIP: 33166
Elementary
Total Enrollment 16
All Angels Academy
1801 Ludlam Dr
ZIP: 33166
Elementary
Total Enrollment 87
Blessed Trinity Catholic School
4020 Curtiss Pkwy
ZIP: 33166
Elementary
Total Enrollment 248
I Smile For Children
150 Hibiscus Dr
ZIP: 33166
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 12
Miami Springs Adventist School
701 Curtiss Pkwy
ZIP: 33166
Elementary
Total Enrollment 66
Miami Springs Montessori School
699 Ludlam Dr
ZIP: 33166
Elementary
Total Enrollment 5
South Florida Child Development Center
280 Westward Dr
ZIP: 33166
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 4
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