South Miami, Florida
South Miami is a suburb of Miami located in Miami-Dade County, Florida, and is home to nearly 12,000 residents.
The local economy is powered by retail, small business and foreign diplomacy.South Miami is served by Miami International Airport, Miami Metrorail and several major highways.
Arts and Entertainment
While its neighbor to the north is known for big city life, South Miami is home to thriving residential neighborhoods, local restaurants, historic buildings, unique shops and several intimate music venues.
South Miami restaurants offer an array of cuisines, including Japanese, Chinese, French, Italian, Middle Eastern, Latin American, Cuban and more.The city is home to many beautiful parks where residents and visitors can enjoy baseball, T-ball, softball, soccer, football, a duck pond, tennis, handball, basketball, picnicking, flag football and more.
South Miami is served by Miami-Dade County Public Schools, the largest school district in the state, as well as several nearby private schools and the Miami Conservatory for ballet.
Nearby institutions of higher education include University of Miami, Florida International University, Barry University, Carlos Albizu University, Florida Memorial University, Johnson and Wales University, Keiser University, Manchester Business School, Miami Culinary Institute, Miami Dade College, Miami International University of Art & Design, Nova Southeastern University, St. Thomas University and Talmudic University.