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ZIP Code 33055

Primary City:Opa Locka, FL (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Opa-Locka
County: Miami-Dade County
Timezone: Eastern (5:17am)
Area code: 786 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:25.95, -80.28
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 33055

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 33055. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 33055. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 33055, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Opa Locka, FL
Acceptable:
Carol City, Miami Gardens
Unacceptable:
Miami

Stats and Demographics for the 33055 ZIP Code

ZIP code 33055 is located in southeast Florida and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 33055 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 33055 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 43,194
Population Density 7,195 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,486
Median Home Value $124,200
Land Area 6.00 sq mi
Water Area 0.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,909
Median Household Income $42,841

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3721,4001,5571,6921,5881,3691,2361,4741,5241,5951,2661,1621,027835686527261190
Female1,3111,3811,4801,6981,5261,3501,3581,5591,4991,7211,5071,5451,3081,037891608372282
Total2,6832,7813,0373,3903,1142,7192,5943,0333,0233,3162,7732,7072,3351,8721,5771,135633472

Gender

 Male 20,761 48%
 Female 22,433 52%
Gender

Race

 White 23,587 54.6%
 Black Or African American 15,827 36.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 104 0.2%
 Asian 232 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 2,042 4.7%
 Two Or More Races 1,398 3.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner846641,6512,2192,1991,623856175
Renter1245396535323001937522
Total2081,2032,3042,7512,4991,816931197

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,789 49%
 Single Guardian 4,312 36%
 Singles 1,309 11%
 Singles With Roommate 499 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 6,388 54%
 Households with Kids 5,521 46%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male244256299291290264299268279305305295334318301333347369342325
Female266274245252275253266290297291299321293276330330357328353314
Total510530544543565517565558576596604616627594631663704697695639

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 33055 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 33055 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 33055 real estate data, the median home value of $124,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 33055 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 33055 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 33055 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 43,070 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 36 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 11 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 77 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,929 55%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,542 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,438 20%
 Households Vacant 577 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 127 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 2%
 For Sale Only 137 24%
 Sold & Unoccupied 31 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 253 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 38 1%
 1 Bedroom 170 7%
 2 Bedroom 552 21%
 3+ Bedroom 1,842 71%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $42,841 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 33055 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 33055 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 33055 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 14,611 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,569 20%
 No Earnings 14,884 40%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 14,611 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,569 20%
 No Earnings 14,884 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 18,534 94.0%
 Public transportation 777 3.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 165 0.8%
 Worked at Home 234 1.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 4,028 27%
 High School Graduate 8,124 55%
 Associate's degree 825 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,299 9%
 Master's degree 243 2%
 Professional school degree 176 1%
 Doctorate degree 132 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,731 78.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 723 8.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,083 12.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 33055

ZIP Code 33055 is in the Dade School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 33055.

His House
20000 NW 47 Ave
Miami Gardens, FL 33055
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Dade School District
Carol City Elementary School
4375 NW 173rd Dr
Miami Gardens, FL 33055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dade School District
Lake Stevens Elementary School
5101 NW 183rd St
Miami Gardens, FL 33055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dade School District
Miami Gardens Elementary School
4444 NW 195th St
Miami Gardens, FL 33055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dade School District
North Glade Elementary School
5000 NW 177th St
Miami Gardens, FL 33055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dade School District
Skyway Elementary School
4555 NW 206th Ter
Miami Gardens, FL 33055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dade School District
Carol City Middle School
3737 NW 188th St
Miami Gardens, FL 33055
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dade School District
Lake Stevens Middle School
18484 NW 48th Place
Miami Gardens, FL 33055
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dade School District
Charles David Wyche, Jr Elementary School
5241 NW 195th Dr
Miami Gardens, FL 33055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dade School District
North Gardens High School Charter
4692f NW 183rd St
Miami Gardens, FL 33055
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dade School District
New Life Christian School
5005 NW 173rd Dr
Miami Gardens, FL 33055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
His House Academy
20000 NW 47th Ave Bldg 9
Miami Gardens, FL 33055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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