Miami Area Population Has Increased More Than 10% Since 2010

In just seven years, the population of the Miami Metropolitan Area has increased more than 10%, according to Census data released last week.

As of July 1, 2017, the Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL MSA population stood at 6,158,824 – a 10.7% increase from 2010, when it was 5,564,635.

From July 1, 2016, to July 1, 2017 alone, the population gain was 51,391.

Here’s how much each county in the Metro area has grown from 2010 to 2017:

  • Miami-Dade – up 255,361 to 2,751,796 (+10.2%)
  • Broward – up 187,812 to 1,935,878 (+10.7%)
  • Palm Beach – up 151,016 to 1,471,150 (+11.4%)

In total, the net increase of population in the Miami area was 594,189 from 2010 to 2017. That is the fifth most of any Metro nationwide.