Livability Score

79
/100
i The AreaVibes Livability Score evaluates 9 different categories and creates an overall score out of 100. The higher the score, the better the area.

amenities D

There are some amenities close to this location.
Coffee (3) F
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
School Cafeteria
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
gina
Coffee Shop
Tony's All You Can Eat Buffet
Coffee Shop
Entertainment (3) F
AMC Pembroke Lakes 9
Cinema
Unknown Name
Water Park
Cobb Grand
Cinema
Unknown Name
Water Park
Regal Cinemas Westfork 13
Cinema
Food and Drink (19) F
La dulce vida raspados
Fast Food
Mi Familia Grill Food Truck
Fast Food
Flamingo Liquors
Alcohol
Panda Express
Fast Food
Pita Shop
Fast Food
Subway
Fast Food
Grand Cafe | Restaurant & Lounge
Fast Food
Wendy's
Fast Food
Nothing Bundt Cakes
Sweets
Unknown Name
Bar
Unknown Name
Bar
Miami Subs
Fast Food
Pollo Tropical
Fast Food
Arby's
Fast Food
Taco Bell
Fast Food
Unknown Name
Fast Food
Chick-fil-A
Fast Food
BurgerFi
Fast Food
Dunkin'
Fast Food
Publix Liquors
Alcohol
Dunkin'
Fast Food
KFC
Fast Food
Dunkin'
Fast Food
Misha's Cupcakes
Sweets
Dunkin' Donuts
Fast Food
Fitness (2) B
24 Hour Fitness
Gym
Q-Hair & Nails Salon
Gym
CrossFit GMA
Gym
Gymnasium
Gym
Unknown Name
Community Centre
Groceries (11) F
Super Bravo Flamingo
Grocery Store
Bravo
Grocery Store
Publix
Grocery Store
Publix
Grocery Store
ALDI
Grocery Store
Trader Joe's
Grocery Store
Walmart Supercenter
Grocery Store
Publix
Grocery Store
Publix
Grocery Store
Publix
Grocery Store
Whole Foods Market
Grocery Store
Walmart Supercenter
Grocery Store
Unknown Name
Grocery Store
Presidente Supermarket
Grocery Store
Walmart Supercenter
Grocery Store
Publix
Grocery Store
Tati's Bakery
Bakery
Unknown Name
Grocery Store
Publix
Grocery Store
Publix
Grocery Store
Parks (71) B
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Playground
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Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Ansin Sports Complex
Park
Unknown Name
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
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Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Pembroke Pines Memorial Park
Park
Monarch Lakes Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Park
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Playground
3-5 Playground
Playground
K-2 Playground
Playground
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Playground
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Park
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Playground
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Playground
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Playground
River Run Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
CB Smith Park
Park
Shops (20) C+
4 U Roses
Florist
Mrs Cutz Beauty Salon | Hair Styling · Manicures · Pedicures · Waxing · Spa
Beauty
Pembroke Jewelers
Fashion
Dave's Electronics & Repair
Electronics
Italian Collection Jewelry
Fashion
Q-Hair & Nails Salon
Beauty
7-Eleven
Convenience Store
Flamingo Market Place
Mall
Kohl's
Department Store
Speedway
Convenience Store
Ross
Department Store
Unknown Name
Convenience Store
Barnes & Noble
Books
Best Buy
Electronics
Bed Bath & Beyond
Houseware
Ulta Beauty
Beauty
Angel Nails
Beauty
PetSmart
Pets
Unknown Name
Mall
La-Z-Boy
Furniture
7-Eleven
Convenience Store
Target
Department Store
Dillard's
Department Store
JCPenney
Department Store
Rooms To Go
Furniture
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commute D+

Of all people who commute, 2.1% take public transportation in Miramar.
Public Transit Stops (21)
Stops & Stations
D-
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Bus Stop
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Bus Stop
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Bus Stop
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Bus Stop
HONEY HILL RD@NW 55 PL
Bus Stop
HONEY HILL RD@NW 55 PL
Bus Stop
Unknown Name
Bus Stop
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Bus Stop
HONEY HILL RD@NW 55 AV
Bus Stop
Northwest 199th Street @ Northwest 59th Place
Bus Stop
Northwest 199th Street @ Northwest 59th Place
Bus Stop
HONEY HILL RD@NW 55 AV
Bus Stop
Northwest 57th Avenue @ Northwest 199th Street
Bus Stop
Northwest 199th Street @ Northwest 57th Avenue
Bus Stop
Unknown Name
Bus Stop
Northwest 199th Street @ Northwest 62nd Avenue
Bus Stop
Northwest 199th Street @ Northwest 62nd Avenue
Bus Stop
Unknown Name
Bus Stop
Workers Taking Public Transit
2.1%
F
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cost of living D+

The cost of living in Miramar is 122/100 - which is 25% higher than Florida.
Cost of Living
Goods & Services, Housing, etc.
F
Tax Rates
Income & Sales Tax
A+
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crime B-

Miramar crime rates are 1,821 per 100k, which is equal to Florida
Property Crime
1,563 crimes per 100k
B-
Violent Crime
258 crimes per 100k
B
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employment A-

The median income in Miramar is $70,477 - which is 44% higher than Florida.
Med. Household Income
$70,477
B-
Unemployment Rate
3.2%
B-
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health A+

There are some hospitals, police and fire stations.
Health & Safety (15)
Dentist, Doctor, Hospital, etc.
A+
Miramar Fire Rescue Station 107
Ambulance Station
Miramar Fire Rescue Station 107
Fire Station
Discount Pharmacy
Pharmacy
PHARM-AID Pharmacy
Pharmacy
CVS Pharmacy
Pharmacy
Marshal E. Lieberfarb, MD, PhD
Clinic
Century Oncology Radiation Therapy
Clinic
Matthew Taub Mdpa
Clinic
Flamingo Dental Design
Dentist
21st Century Oncology
Clinic
Allen Dental Inc.
Dentist
The Plastic Surgeon Miami
Doctor
Miramar Smiles Dentistry
Dentist
CVS Pharmacy
Pharmacy
Walgreens
Pharmacy
Pembroke Pines Fire / Rescue Station 89
Fire Station
Memorial Hospital West
Hospital
Miramar Fire Rescue Station 70
Fire Station
Miramar Fire Rescue Station 70
Ambulance Station
Walgreens
Pharmacy
Pembroke Pines Fire / Rescue Station 69
Fire Station
CVS Pharmacy
Pharmacy
Pembroke Pines Police Station
Police
Miramar Fire / Rescue Station 84
Fire Station
Honey Hill Fire Department Station 51
Fire Station
Air Quality
Median Air Quality
B+
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housing A+

Miramar home prices are $314,200 - which is 88% higher than Florida
Home Price
$314,200
A+
Home Appreciation Rate
27%
A+
Home Affordability
4.5x (home price to income ratio)
F
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schools B-

The Miramar graduation rate is 88% - which is 6% higher than Florida
School Test Scores
61%
C-
High School Grad. Rates
88%
B
Elementary Schools (25) F
New Renaissance Middle School
City Of Pembroke Pines Charter
Palm Cove Elementary School
Montessori Ivy League
Coconut Palm Elementary School
Sea Castle Elementary School
Somerset Academy Middle (Miramar Campus)
Somerset Academy Elementary (Miramar Campus)
Somerset Miramar South K-5
Renaissance Charter Schools At Pines
Renaissance Charter Middle School At Pines
Walter C. Young Middle School
Somerset Preparatory Charter Middle School
Atlantic Montessori Charter School
Somerset Academy Riverside Charter Middle School
Somerset Neighborhood School
Dr. Frederica S. Wilson/Skyway Elementary School
Pines Lakes Elementary School
His House
Lakeside Elementary School
Pembroke Lakes Elementary School
Charles David Wyche Jr Elementary School
Pines Middle School
Joella Good Elementary School
Whispering Pines Exceptional Education Center
High Schools (8) F
Somerset Academy Charter High School Miramar Campus
His House
Miramar High School
Charles W Flanagan High School
Whispering Pines Exceptional Education Center
American Senior High School
Broward Girls Academy
Broward Youth Treatment Center
South Florida Autism Charter School Inc
Dolphin Park High
Grace And Faith International Academy
Acceleration Academies-Central Miami
First Baptist Academy
North Gardens High School
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ratings A-

Miramar has an overall rating of 79% from 11 reviews.
User Reviews (1)
From AreaVibes
A
User Surveys (10)
From AreaVibes
B+
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The Beauty of Miramar, Florida is its Location 4 rating By Anonymous ( Aug 03, 2010) Growing up near Miramar I have watched this city grow from a small residential city with few businesses to a large area that is filled with homes, apartments, shops and parks. Although back in the 60's and 70's this area was mostly known for it's larger homes and yards tucked wit ...Read More hin beautiful old trees, today with the sudden growth spurt of Miramar in the past several years, it extends much farther west, with its city limits ending near the Everglades.

The beauty of Miramar is its location. Situated next to Miami and very close to Ft. Lauderdale, its convenient location makes getting to all the hot spots quite easy. Beaches are also just a short distance from Miramar for fun in the sun. Miramar offers many stores for shopping and is very close to the Pembroke Pines Mall as well as not far from Sawgrass Mills Mall where people flock to find great deals on just about anything. Miramar is also filled with many professional office buildings and is in close proximity to a great variety of restaurants.

The population of Miramar is very mixed with young couples to seniors who have lived here many years. There are also many different ethic groups that live in this vicinity of Broward County, making it an interesting place to live. Read Less
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Miramar, FL

Miramar is a leafy suburban city found in the southern part of the United States. It has an approximate population of more than 130 000 people, most of whom live in their own homes rather than rental units. Miramar's education attributes to excellent public schools and colleges. It also boasts an array of recreational and sporting events, culturally diverse neighborhoods. The transport system in the city is up to the notch while the city's cost of living is high.

Most Miramar residents own homes since renting houses is expensive. One prefers to buy a house rather than spending many dollars renting a unit every month. More than sixty percent of the residents are homeowners. Homeowners enjoy larger units since the more you pay for a house, the more you are assured of living in a spacious one.

Miramar's educational standards are better. It has quality public schools and colleges that are found mostly in the outskirts of the Central Business District. They include Sheridan College, St. Thomas University, and Nova High school. Besides, more than half of Miramar's residents have associate's, bachelor's, and master's degrees.

Transportation in Miramar city is much improved. There are free Community Bus Services in the town and paid Bus Rapid Transit. The Transit Operations provides free services to older citizens of the city. Traveling in Miramar city is faster due to efficient train services with several train stations around the city, such as Amtrak. To those who prefer cycling, there are bike trails along the highways, bike-trail maps are readily available online.

Living in Miramar is costly. The city is a suburb where one will have to dig deeper into their pockets to afford necessary needs. High house prices, expensive health care, and costly goods and services depict high living costs.

Miramar is one of the most culturally diversified cities in the country. Miramar residents are viewed by many as friendly. The city's population is a mixer of African Americans, who account for most of the population, Hispanic, White, Asian, and other races. The city has more females than males, with older people being more than younger ones.

The city hosts various attractions, excellent shopping experience, sports activities, and landmarks, and water sports seem to be the major attraction along the beaches. Fishing trips are the most common sports activities, while the Miramar Cultural Center is a significant landmark in the city. The center identifies and appreciates the cultural diversity of Miramar. One can go shopping at Grand Boulevard for an excellent shopping experience.

Miramar city is proving to be an exciting destination, given its breathtaking attributes. Despite the cost of living being high, the services rendered, including educational, transportation, and recreational, are of good quality.

D Amenities

Are there many local amenities in Miramar? Yes, there are some amenities close to this location.

Parks

Unknown Name
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Ansin Sports Complex
Unknown Name
Unknown Name
Unknown Name
Unknown Name

Entertainment

AMC Pembroke Lakes 9
Unknown Name
Cobb Grand
Unknown Name
Regal Cinemas Westfork 13

Food & Drink

La dulce vida raspados
Mi Familia Grill Food Truck
Flamingo Liquors
Panda Express
Pita Shop
Subway
Grand Cafe | Restaurant & Lounge
Wendy's

B+ Commute

Is public transit available in Miramar? Of all people who commute, 2.1% take public transportation in Miramar.
Drive to Work
86%

10% higher than the US average

Take Public Transit
2%

3% lower than the US average

Walk to Work
1%

2% lower than the US average

B- Health & Safety

Is Miramar a healthy and safe place to live? Yes, there are some hospitals, police and fire stations.

Hospitals

Memorial Hospital Miramar

Pharmacies

CVS Pharmacy
CVS Pharmacy
Walgreens

Doctors

The Plastic Surgeon Miami

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