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Sunset
  • Suburb of Miami, FL

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

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Sunset is a suburb of Miami with a population of 15,871. Sunset is in Miami-Dade County and is one of the best places to live in Florida. Living in Sunset offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Sunset there are a lot of restaurants and parks. Many young professionals and retirees live in Sunset and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Sunset are highly rated.

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About Sunset...
Population
15,871

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$388,800
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,443
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    26%
  • Own
    74%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade unavailable
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    No data available  
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    No data available  
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    No data available  
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    No data available  
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    No data available  
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No data available  
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    10%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    10%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    19%
  • 55-64 years
    9%
  • 65+ years
    20%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    16%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    25%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    18%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    13%
    national  12%

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