Miramar, Florida is a moderately-sized city with a population of 133,741 residents. In Miramar, there are 4,552 people per square mile, which is well above the national population density average. Miramar is known to be an ethnically diverse city. The two most common races are White (41%) and Black or African American (46%). Additionally, more than a quarter of the population of Miramar are of Hispanic or Latino origin, and 34% of the population also speak Spanish.
Whether you’re relocating to a new area to be closer to family, friends or for a new job, living in Miramar could be a positive experience compared to other cities in Florida if you know where to search. Using the livability score which includes data from categories like amenities, cost of living, education, employment, housing, you can easily compare the best places to live in Miramar and also determine if there are any nearby cities that might be a better match for your lifestyle. You can also compare Miramar to Florida and the national average.
Miramar has a livability score of 77 out of 100 and is ranked #315 in Florida and #3,841 in the USA. Compared to the United States average, Miramar ranks among some of the best places to live in the country! There are seven total categories that form the livability score. Miramar scores well for amenities (A+), crime (B-) and weather (A). Regrettably for Miramar, there are some categories for which it does not rank well, this includes: cost of living (F) and employment (D).
Based on the proximity of local amenities like grocery stores, restaurants, coffee shops, parks, librairies, etc., Miramar has received a higher than average score for its local amenities. If you’re planning on relocating and making this area your permanent home, it’s nice to know that there is an ample amount of amenities and things to do within walking distance or a short drive. Here are some of the more popular things to do in Miramar: Massage Eden, Grand Boulevard at Sandestin, and Couture Mobile Spa.
There are many factors that go into deciding if an area is the right fit for your lifestyle. Certain “must haves” like low crime, great schools and nearby amenities are all at the top of most people's lists. But before even considering if those options are available, most people will need to know if the real estate in Miramar is actually affordable. The median home price for Miramar homes is $228,400, which is 36.9% higher than the Florida average. If we take a closer look at the affordability of homes in Miramar, we’ll see that the home price to income ratio is 3.5, which is 2.9% higher than the Florida average. Real estate appreciation rates in Miramar are important to consider, as they can act as a guide to determine if your new home purchase will be a solid investment going forward. During the last twelve months, the appreciation rate for Miramar homes comes in at 8.8%, and the 5 year appreciation rates were 12%.
|Average one way commute||31min||27min||26min|
|Workers who drive to work||87.4%||79.5%||76.4%|
|Workers who carpool||7.3%||9.3%||9.3%|
|Workers who take public transit||1.7%||2.1%||5.1%|
|Workers who bicycle||0.3%||0.7%||0.6%|
|Workers who walk||0.2%||1.5%||2.8%|
|Working from home||2.4%||5.4%||4.6%|
|Airports (within 30 miles of city center)||0 (2)||20||354|
|Amtrak train stations (within 30 miles of city center)||0 (5)||45||711|