The large city of Miami, Florida is home to just under 443,000 people. At an average age of just under 41, the city's population is middle-of-the-pack compared to other cities in Florida, which has an average age of 41. Homeowners tend to be in the minority in Miami, and 70% of residents are renters. The average rent is roughly on par with the state average of $1,153/month.
Miami has an average commute time of about 31 minutes. Many residents (37%) commute to work by car or truck, while public transportation is used by only 5% of the city. Relatively few residents (2%) walk to work, though the number is higher than the national average.
Compared to the national average, Miami has a relatively large number of residents over the age of 25 who have a high school degree or equivalent (22%). In addition, 12% have a Bachelor's degree and 5% possess a Master's or Doctoral degree. Many Miami residents work in one of three industries: entertainment, retail, and healthcare. Together, these industries account for 19% of the city's workforce. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many residents work in sales, as 8% of the city's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any career path. Miami workers earn an average annual income of around $54K, less than the average Florida resident. Miami's average income also trails the national average of $73,345.