Is South Florida calling your name? Can’t decide between Miami or Fort Lauderdale and want easy access to both? Do you love great weather all year round, sunny skies and palm tree-lined streets? If this describes the debate going on in your head, look no further! Miramar, FL may be perfect for you.
Named after the district in Havana, Cuba, with the same name, Miramar is a culturally rich metropolitan area of approximately 133,000 people. The people are ethnically diverse as well with the most common races being White (41%), African American (46%) and Hispanic (25%). Additionally, it is said that 34% of the population speaks Spanish.
Miramar is a young, densely populated city with a median age of 36. This is 14% lower than the average age in FL.! It is a great place to meet other families as well! Approximately half of the population is married with kids. Miramar area and Broward County has one of the largest school systems in the country and is fully accredited.
Cost of Living
The allure of sunny skies and palm tree-lined streets of this tropical city is strong! If you’re looking to purchase a home, the median price is around $228,400. Many of the homes available boast palm-filled yards, beautiful backyard water features, and swimming pools to enjoy the summer heat.
It shouldn’t be a big surprise to learn that most people move to Miramar for the tropical-like weather. Many people consider it the perfect climate! With its rainforest-like climate, you can expect hot and humid summers with average temperatures in the 80s and 90s. You will likely see afternoon thunderstorms most days too. The winters are more than desirable with temperatures typically ranging from 75-85 degrees and less rain than the summers. If you’re coming from the north, you will not regret trading your winter weather for Miramar’s!
You can easily enjoy the beach from Miramar, but you will also find this sunny area offers so much more. You’ll find ample shopping close by, along with hotels and pools. A short drive south to Miami and you will be inundated with opportunities to indulge in Cuban culture and food in almost every corner of the city!
If you’re a sports fan, you’ll have your pick of professional teams to cheer for! Teams include the Miami Dolphins (NFL), Heat (NBA), Marlins (MLB) and the Florida Panthers (NHL).
Moving to Miramar FL
If your interest is peaked, please come and check out this beautiful area! Sunshine Self Storage of Miramar Florida is happy to help you with any moving or self storage needs you may have. Please contact us today!