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ZIP Code 33179

Primary City:Miami, FL (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Miami
County: Miami-Dade County
Timezone: Eastern (6:14pm)
Area code: 786 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:25.96, -80.18
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 33179

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 33179. 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 33179. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 33179, 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:
Miami, FL
Acceptable:
Miami Gardens, N Miami Beach, North Miami Beach

Stats and Demographics for the 33179 ZIP Code

ZIP code 33179 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 33179 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 a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 33179 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 41,332
Population Density 8,211 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,152
Median Home Value $119,600
Land Area 5.03 sq mi
Water Area 0.70 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 16,232
Median Household Income $44,325

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2551,2681,2971,4381,3091,2011,2451,3691,4071,4741,3941,152945759570405293264
Female1,1761,1751,3231,3311,4261,4261,4841,5891,7151,6781,6831,4521,300994800665549521
Total2,4312,4432,6202,7692,7352,6272,7292,9583,1223,1523,0772,6042,2451,7531,3701,070842785

Gender

 Male 19,045 46%
 Female 22,287 54%
Gender

Race

 White 20,987 50.8%
 Black Or African American 16,630 40.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 81 0.2%
 Asian 971 2.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.0%
 Other Race 1,348 3.3%
 Two Or More Races 1,303 3.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner909412,1162,6842,3241,602978393
Renter4181,2621,162947623341245106
Total5082,2033,2783,6312,9471,9431,223499

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,094 38%
 Single Guardian 4,341 27%
 Singles 4,819 30%
 Singles With Roommate 978 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 10,831 67%
 Households with Kids 5,401 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male266217259263245224231294274245231270274277315263323301236245
Female240229249230215250217236257255262246270290240275294261261253
Total506446508493460474448530531500493516544567555538617562497498

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 33179 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 33179 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 33179 real estate data, the median home value of $119,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 33179 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 33179 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 33179 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 41,104 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 217 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 11 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 8,552 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,576 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,104 28%
 Households Vacant 1,920 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 508 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 25 1%
 For Sale Only 301 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 101 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 370 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 615 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 75 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,315 30%
 2 Bedroom 2,354 53%
 3+ Bedroom 706 16%
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 $44,325 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 33179 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. Residents in ZIP code 33179 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 33179. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 14,663 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,009 21%
 No Earnings 12,128 36%
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 14,663 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,009 21%
 No Earnings 12,128 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17,503 89.6%
 Public transportation 994 5.1%
 Taxicab 32 0.2%
 Motorcycle 24 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 423 2.2%
 Worked at Home 561 2.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,519 12%
 High School Graduate 5,898 48%
 Associate's degree 1,173 10%
 Bachelor's degree 2,339 19%
 Master's degree 638 5%
 Professional school degree 505 4%
 Doctorate degree 132 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,847 74.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,347 17.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 634 8.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 33179

ZIP Code 33179 is in the Dade School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 33179.

Madie Ives Community Elementary School
20770 NE 14th Ave
North Miami Beach, FL 33179
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dade School District
Andover Middle School
121 NE 207th St
Miami, FL 33179
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dade School District
Dr Michael M. Krop Senior High School
1410 NE 215th St
Miami, FL 33179
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dade School District
Yeshiva Toras Chaim
1025 NE Miami Gardens Dr
North Miami Beach, FL 33179
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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