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What Bert Has To Say About Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach Metro Area

Miami has always been the commercial and cultural center for Florida and the nearby Caribbean, but in the past 30 years it has emerged as a world-class international hub and a gateway for all of Latin America. In many ways it serves as the central logistical and cultural hub of the entire Western Hemisphere. The inevitable result is a diverse and invigorating Latin culture superimposed upon what was already a major commercial, resort, and retirement area dating back to the 1920’s. Many think of it as a tourist center, but import/export and international financial trade with Latin countries make up a far larger part of the economy. These activities bring a large banking industry as well as cargo transport and warehousing; the manufacturing and corporate headquarters rosters are also growing. The city is busy- in many ways stressful- and the mix of cultures, heat, and poverty has occasionally boiled over into ethnic and civil strife. But the city is fun and undeniably alive.


Regional center - South Atlantic Coast near the southern tip of the Florida Peninsula See Local Real Estate
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City: Homestead
Zip Codes: 33030, 33035, ... 2 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 12 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Homestead

    The unemployment rate in Homestead is 5.90 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Homestead jobs have Increased by 1.66 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Homestead's cost of living is 2.40% Lower than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Homestead's Cost of Living
    Homestead's population is 66,498 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 147.52 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 44 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Homestead is $144,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -19.22%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Homestead public schools spend $9,613 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.4 students per teacher in Homestead. Learn more...

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Gone downhill to the max

I lived in the Redlands from 1968 to 1980. I loved it with all my heart. It was beautiful, peaceful, clean, gorgeous groves, tropical flowers and plants. Nice people,... (Read More)



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It is not a good place to live or raise your children. Crime is rampant. ATC Owners race at all hours and days. People burn trash and the air is dirty with smoke. Little... (Read More)



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The last time I took my family vacationing in Homestead, FL, I thought I drove too far and ended up in Cuba because I didn't see any Caucasian Americans and everyone... (Read More)



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