Coral Gables Facts
Coral Gables Miami Office Space
- Coral Gables Miami Office Space is one of the most highly coveted locations in the state
- Coral Gables is a city in Miami-Dade County, Florida, southwest of Downtown Miami, in the United States.
- According to a 2005 U.S Census, estimates are that the city had a population of 42,871
- Coral Gables was one of the first planned communities, and prefigured the development of the gated community and the homeowners association. It is famous for its strict zoning regulations.
- The city was developed by George Edgar Merrick during the Florida land boom of the 1920s. The city's architecture is almost entirely Mediterranean Revival Style. By 1926, the city covered 10,000 acres (40 km2), had netted $150 million in sales with over $100 million spent on development
- There are 16,793 households out of which 24.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 49.2% were married couples living together, 9.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 39.0% were non-families. 31.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.31 and the average family size was 2.92.
- According to a 2007 estimate, the median income for a household in the city was $78,157, and the median income for a family was $121,651. Males had a median income of $66,178 versus $39,444 for females. The per capita income for the city was $46,163. About 4.3% of families and 6.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 5.6% of those under age 18 and 6.0% of those age 65 or over.
- Coral Gables is currently known as a pedestrian-friendly destination. Located four miles from Miami International Airport, the "City Beautiful" has around 140 dining establishments and gourmet shops, and many notable international retailers. Among the landmarks in Coral Gables are the Venetian Pool, Douglas Entrance, the Biltmore Hotel, and many fine residences.
- Several countries operate consulates in Coral Gables. They include Colombia, El Salvador, Italy, Spain, and Uruguay. In addition the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Miami, of the Republic of China, is located in Suite 610 at 2333 Ponce De Leon Boulevard.
- The University of Miami has been the largest employer in Coral Gables since the city's beginning.
- MoneyGram has its Miami Office in Coral Gables
- ExxonMobil has marine fuels operations in Suite 900 at One Alhambra Plaza in Coral Gables
- American Airlines maintains the Ponce de Leon Travel Center at 901 Ponce De Leon Boulevard