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Best Places To Live In South Miami Heights, FL

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  • South Miami Heights, FL
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 38,736
  • South Miami Heights is a nice city a little bit south of Miami. All things considered, it's an alright city with a few caveats. The weather is naturally warm year round, but you'll have to contend with…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score84
  • North Bay Village, FL
  • City: 23.2mi / 37.3km away
  • Population: 7,861
83
  • Sunset, FL
  • City: 8.4mi / 13.5km away
  • Population: 16,602
  • I can't say enough about what a wonderful experience it is living in Sunset, Florida! Such a beautiful Miami-Dade County neighborhood. One of the best areas in the state! Beautiful, abundant housing and…[read more]
83
  • Virginia Gardens, FL
  • City: 16.2mi / 26.1km away
  • Population: 2,735
83
  • Flagami, Miami, FL
  • Neighborhood: 15.0mi / 24.1km away
  • Population: 59,021
82
  • Key Biscayne, FL
  • City: 15.4mi / 24.8km away
  • Population: 12,935
  • Living in Key Biscayne, Florida has been a great experience for me. I have been a resident year for 4 years and love this place. My kids go to the local public schools and they are part of a highly rated…[read more]
82
  • Pinecrest, FL
  • City: 7.3mi / 11.8km away
  • Population: 19,272
  • As a suburb of Miami, which is otherwise littered with a variety of people and questionable happenings, Pinecrest is a welcomed departure. The people are close-knit, and the community is inclusive. Kids…[read more]
82
  • Coral Gables, FL
  • City: 11.8mi / 18.9km away
  • Population: 50,533
  • I have lived near Coral Gables, Florida for several years in the past and have to say that the area is quite conflicting when you consider whether it is a nice place to live or not. On the outside, the…[read more]
82
  • The Crossings, FL
  • City: 5.8mi / 9.3km away
  • Population: 23,681
  • I moved to The Crossings, Florida because I could not afford a house in Miami. Living in The Crossings is the best of both worlds because I get to enjoy all the amenities of the coast, then slip home to…[read more]
81
  • Hialeah Gardens, FL
  • City: 19.5mi / 31.4km away
  • Population: 23,351
  • If you're looking to move to The Sunshine State, one of the best areas in Florida is Hialeah Gardens. Between the dreamy, near-perfect weather to the amazing beaches just a short drive away, to the…[read more]
81
  • West Miami, FL
  • City: 13.0mi / 20.9km away
  • Population: 6,652
80
  • Sweetwater, FL
  • City: 13.1mi / 21.0km away
  • Population: 20,718
  • When you say you are living in Sweetwater, Florida, most people have no idea what part of the Sunshine State you can find my home. I live so close to Miami that you can walk to South Beach. The Carnival…[read more]
79
  • The Hammocks, FL
  • City: 6.9mi / 11.1km away
  • Population: 56,105
  • I have lived in the Hammocks in Florida going on 4 years now. When I moved here initially, I was pretty excited, since I have always had a love for the state of Florida. The palm trees, the storms in the…[read more]
79
  • Kendall, FL
  • City: 5.9mi / 9.6km away
  • Population: 74,559
  • I don't write reviews, but I'm looking at places other than Kendall and thought I'd check out what was said. That led to this review. We lived in Kendall for one year and I commuted to downtown Miami…[read more]
78
  • Country Walk, FL
  • City: 4.4mi / 7.1km away
  • Population: 16,975
  • If you want to live close to Miami, but would like a little quieter environment, then consider my hometown of Country Walk, Florida. Living in Country Walk, Florida provides the closeness to Miami that…[read more]
78
  • Cutler Bay, FL
  • City: 3.1mi / 5.1km away
  • Population: 44,002
  • Having lived in Cutler Bay, FL for a few years now, I can confidently say that it is among my favorite cities in the entire United States. Situated in South Florida, around 30 minutes from Miami, the…[read more]
78
  • Three Lakes, FL
  • City: 3.9mi / 6.2km away
  • Population: 16,479
  • Living in Three Lakes, Florida has given me a chance to be close to Miami, but this area is much more affordable. The average rent here in Three Lakes is a little more than S1600.00 and that is very…[read more]
77
  • Miami Springs, FL
  • City: 17.1mi / 27.5km away
  • Population: 14,430
  • Nowhere else I would rather live than Miami. There are many great cities nestled within and Miami springs is among the best. It is situated in the heart of the city of Miami. Miami springs is located…[read more]
77
  • Olympia Heights, FL
  • City: 10.1mi / 16.2km away
  • Population: 14,122
  • If you have never been to Miami, you need to get to Florida and see it at least once. The great thing for me is I can experience everything amazing about that place right from my home here in Olympia…[read more]
77
  • Fisher Island, FL
  • City: 19.3mi / 31.1km away
  • Population: 235
77
  • Palmetto Bay, FL
  • City: 4.8mi / 7.7km away
  • Population: 24,522
  • I almost bought a house in Miami, but luckily the realtor introduced me to Palmetto Bay, and I couldn't be happier. I bought a house in Palmetto Bay, Florida, perfectly nestled between Key West and…[read more]
76
  • Westchester, FL
  • City: 11.4mi / 18.3km away
  • Population: 30,058
  • Westchester is such a great little city. It's just 20 minutes from Miami, so you can get the beautiful Miami weather and beaches without having to live in the hustle and bustle of Miami. Westchester…[read more]
76
  • University Park, FL
  • City: 11.2mi / 18.0km away
  • Population: 26,150
  • I always wanted to move to Miami, and living in University Park, FL is about as close as I could get. I live in the Town Park Estates off of Tamiami Trail, a few miles on the outskirts of Miami. I…[read more]
76
  • Coral Way, Miami, FL
  • Neighborhood: 14.9mi / 24.0km away
  • Population: 59,189
  • Coral Way is perhaps one of the most beautiful neighborhoods in Florida. I have been living in the Coral Way neighborhood for about 10 years now, and I wouldn't change anything about my surroundings. I…[read more]
76
  • Doral, FL
  • City: 15.8mi / 25.4km away
  • Population: 53,426
  • I have been a resident of Doral for 15 years, and this city has grown very fast. It has had it's bad but it has it's goods too. Taxes have been reduced and Doral is a very safe city, with its growing…[read more]
75
  • Richmond West, FL
  • City: 3.1mi / 5.0km away
  • Population: 35,459
  • I was living in Richmond West for a couple years before relocating elsewhere. The city itself is southwest of Miami and close to the Everglades. It's a small city that doesn't have a terrible lot to…[read more]
75
  • Miami Shores, FL
  • City: 23.2mi / 37.3km away
  • Population: 10,772
  • I recently was transferred to Florida from Michigan, and I really didn't think I could afford a house in Miami, but I was wrong. Right across the Biscayne Bay, I discovered Miami Shores hiding in plain…[read more]
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  • Hialeah, FL
  • City: 20.1mi / 32.4km away
  • Population: 235,626
  • I have lived in several large cities over the years including Chicago, NYC, Philly and LA briefly (thank god briefly ) so I was surprised to find out just how many people in Hialeah do not speak English…[read more]
75
  • Coral Terrace, FL
  • City: 12.0mi / 19.4km away
  • Population: 23,983
  • I have lived in Coral Terrace twice, and I'm not afraid to tell you all about it. First when my family moved here from the Mediterranean, we traveled far and near in an attempt to find a stable,…[read more]
74
  • North Coconut Grove, Miami, FL
  • Neighborhood: 14.3mi / 23.0km away
  • Population: 10,440
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  • Fountainebleau, FL
  • City: 12.9mi / 20.8km away
  • Population: 57,357
  • Fountainebleau, Florida situated almost dead center of Millionaire Row is one of the most popular places to live in or visit of all Miami Beach offerings. Resorts and spas call the area paradise. With…[read more]
73
  • South Miami, FL
  • City: 10.1mi / 16.2km away
  • Population: 12,207
  • My cousins and I enjoy living in South Miami. We love the diversity of the neighborhoods and the quality of the opportunities to experience different shops, boutiques and other small businesses that make…[read more]
73
  • Westwood Lakes, FL
  • City: 9.7mi / 15.6km away
  • Population: 12,119
  • I loved being transferred to Florida for my business, but I did not want to buy a house in Miami because it is too congested with tourists for me. My realtor was showing me around Coral Gables when we…[read more]
73
  • Islands, Miami, FL
  • Neighborhood: 17.5mi / 28.1km away
  • Population: 112
72
  • Tamiami, FL
  • City: 11.7mi / 18.8km away
  • Population: 57,796
  • I lived in Tamiami, Florida for a short period of years earlier in my life before I relocated further north. Tamiami is a small community on the far edge of the Miami metropolis, just a stone's throw…[read more]
72
  • Princeton, FL
  • City: 3.4mi / 5.4km away
  • Population: 27,799
  • I have been living in Princeton Florida for a few years now, and my only regret is I didn't find this slice of paradise sooner. Located at the very bottom of the Sunshine State, there is certainly no…[read more]
71
  • Glenvar Heights, FL
  • City: 9.4mi / 15.2km away
  • Population: 17,687
  • Glenvar Heights is the perfect suburb of Miami but my opinion is bias. The best thing about Glenvar Heights is that it is close to everything. It is the perfect place for single people and families as it…[read more]
70
  • El Portal, FL
  • City: 22.0mi / 35.4km away
  • Population: 2,507
69
  • Miami Beach, FL
  • City: 21.9mi / 35.3km away
  • Population: 91,784
  • Wahooa is Florida’s leader in Watersports and ExcursionsWe are the local experts for Jet Ski Rentals, Parasailing, Boat & Yacht Rentals, Snorkeling and awesome…[read more]
68
  • West Flagler, Miami, FL
  • Neighborhood: 14.7mi / 23.7km away
  • Population: 49,734
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  • Kendall West, FL
  • City: 8.9mi / 14.3km away
  • Population: 39,219
  • Trash is always in front of my lawn. Neighbors playing music at all hours of the day. I dont onow why people confuse kendall west with the kendall by dadeland. Not the same…[read more]
68
  • Palmetto Estates, FL
  • City: 2.9mi / 4.6km away
  • Population: 15,871
  • My family and I enjoy living in Palmetto Estates, FL. We moved here in the fall of last year and have been in heaven every since. The community is tight knit and family oriented. The community is quite…[read more]
67
  • Little Havana, Miami, FL
  • Neighborhood: 16.6mi / 26.7km away
  • Population: 56,682
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  • Pinewood, FL
  • City: 22.1mi / 35.5km away
  • Population: 15,988
  • It is interesting visiting the city of Pinewood, Florida. It is close to the city of Miami and it is part of the city. I enjoy that the little city life still exists when the big city life is close. …[read more]
65
  • South Coconut Grove, Miami, FL
  • Neighborhood: 12.4mi / 20.0km away
  • Population: 7,956
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  • Richmond Heights, FL
  • City: 3.2mi / 5.2km away
  • Population: 9,881
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  • Allapattah, Miami, FL
  • Neighborhood: 17.4mi / 27.9km away
  • Population: 48,321
63
  • West Little River, FL
  • City: 20.7mi / 33.4km away
  • Population: 31,296
  • Little West River was so fun to live in! Being an unincorporated piece of land inside the city of Miami married the best of both living in a large city while remaining a tight knit community with my…[read more]
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  • Downtown, Miami, FL
  • Neighborhood: 17.5mi / 28.1km away
  • Population: 30,065
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  • Miami, FL
  • City: 17.0mi / 27.3km away
  • Population: 432,622
  • first off... unless you live at the beach (and even then these beaches are losing there amazing quality) or are a hoe (sorry but true).. this is the place for you. this place is full of hobos and…[read more]
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  • Little Haiti, Miami, FL
  • Neighborhood: 20.6mi / 33.1km away
  • Population: 33,229

Listed above are the best places to live in South Miami Heights, FL for 2021. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - South Miami Heights, FL, followed by the best places to live near South Miami Heights, FL, sorted by Livability Score.

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