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Miami

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A collage of images of Miami.

Miami (/mˈæmi/; Spanish pronunciation: [maiˈami] ) is a city located on the Atlantic coast in southeastern Florida and the county seat of Miami-Dade County. The 42nd most populated city proper in the United States, with a population of 419,777, it is the principal, central, and most populous city of the Miami metropolitan area, and the most populous metropolis in the Southeastern United States after Washington, D.C. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Miami's metro area is the eighth most populous and fourth-largest urban area in the United States, with a population of around 5.5 million.

Miami is a major center and a leader in finance, commerce, culture, media, entertainment, the arts, and international trade. In 2012, Miami was classified as an Alpha-World City in the World Cities Study Group’s inventory. In 2010, Miami ranked seventh in the United States in terms of finance, commerce, culture, entertainment, fashion, education, and other sectors. It ranked thirty-third among global cities. In 2008, Forbes magazine ranked Miami "America's Cleanest City", for its year-round good air quality, vast green spaces, clean drinking water, clean streets and city-wide recycling programs. According to a 2009 UBS study of 73 world cities, Miami was ranked as the richest city in the United States, and the world's fifth-richest city in terms of purchasing power. Miami is nicknamed the "Capital of Latin America", is the second largest U.S. city with a Spanish-speaking majority, and the largest city with a Cuban-American plurality.

Downtown Miami is home to the largest concentration of international banks in the United States, and many large national and international companies. The Civic Center is a major center for hospitals, research institutes, medical centers, and biotechnology industries. For more than two decades, the Port of Miami, known as the "Cruise Capital of the World," has been the number one cruise passenger port in the world. It accommodates some of the world's largest cruise ships and operations, and is the busiest port in both passenger traffic and cruise lines.

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Towns nearby

Globe    (8 km)

Globe Arizona    (8 km)


Smaller towns nearby

Miami Arizona    (very near)

Claypool    (3 km)

Claypool Arizona    (3 km)

Central Heights Midland City    (5 km)

Central Heights Midland City Arizona    (5 km)


Villages nearby

Copper Hill    (10 km)

Pinal    (11 km)

Top of the World    (13 km)

Top of the World Arizona    (13 km)


Other locations nearby

Inspiration    (2 km)

Lower Miami    (2 km)

Miami Gardens    (4 km)

Dimario Place    (5 km)

Little Acres    (5 km)

Midland City    (5 km)

Burch    (6 km)

Central Heights    (6 km)

Radium    (8 km)

August Hills Mobile Home Park    (9 km)

Bellevue    (10 km)

O Banion Mobile Home Park    (10 km)

Six Shooter Canyon    (10 km)

Alhambra Mobile Home Park    (11 km)


Churches nearby

Divine Grace Presbyterian Church    (very near)

Miami Church of Christ    (very near)

Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament Church    (very near)

Southern Baptist Church    (very near)

Word of Life Assembly of God    (very near)

Baptist Church of Miami    (2 km)

Claypool United Methodist Church    (3 km)

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints    (3 km)

Saint Pauls Lutheran Church    (5 km)

Christian Church    (8 km)

Family Fellowship Church    (8 km)

Holy Angels Catholic Community    (8 km)

Presbyterian Church    (8 km)

Saint Johns Episcopal Church    (8 km)

Saint Paul s United Methodist Church    (8 km)

Saint Peter s Lutheran Church    (8 km)

Church of Christ    (9 km)

Trinity Baptist Church    (9 km)

Globe Church of the Nazarene    (11 km)

Maranatha Baptist Church    (11 km)