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Palmetto Bay
  • Suburb of Miami, FL

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Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B minus
  3. Housing
    grade C+
  4. Nightlife
    grade B
  5. Good for Families
    grade A+
  6. Diversity
    grade A
  7. Jobs
    grade B+
  8. Weather
    grade A+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade C+
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade C+

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Palmetto Bay is a suburb of Miami with a population of 24,267. Palmetto Bay is in Miami-Dade County and is one of the best places to live in Florida. Living in Palmetto Bay offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Palmetto Bay there are a lot of parks. Residents of Palmetto Bay tend to lean liberal. The public schools in Palmetto Bay are highly rated.

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About Palmetto Bay...
Population
24,267

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$715,700
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,728
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    22%
  • Own
    78%
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Palmetto Bay Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    73
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    20.3
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    28.4
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    223.2
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,716.7
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    129.9
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    13%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    10%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    16%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    14%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    29%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    34%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    21%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    12%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    national  11%

Working in Palmetto Bay

Jobs
grade B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$144,987
National
$75,149

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