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    Home ::: Florida ::: Miami

    Population: 401927

    Total Males: 198958
    Total Females: 202969
    Median Household Income: $ 29762
    Total Households: 151063
    Full U.S. census data is available here.
       

    Business Industries in Miami


    Below is a list of the types of businesses in the City of Miami for which we have Yellow Pages business listings. If you do not see your industry within the list below, adding your business will automatically create it.
    Accountants Accounting & Bookkeeping Services Addiction Information & Treatment
    Adhesives & Sealants Adoption Agencies Adult & Continuing Education
    Advertising & Promotional Gifts Advertising - All Advertising - Direct Mail
    Advertising Agencies & Consultants Aerospace Industries Agencies & Brokerage
    Agricultural Engineers Air Cleaning & Purifying Services Air Conditioning & Heating
    Air Conditioning Contractors & Systems Air Duct Cleaning Air Freight & Package Express Service
    Aircraft Aircraft Charter Rental & Leasing Aircraft Equipment & Supplies
    Aircraft Instruction Aircraft Servicing & Maintenance Airline Ticket Agencies
    Airlines Airport Transportation & Parking Services Airports
    Alcoholism Information & Treatment Centers Allergists Alterations & Tailoring
    Alternative Medicine Ambulance Services American Restaurants
    Amusement & Water Parks Anesthetists Animal Hospitals & Clinics
    Animal Rescue & Relocation Services Animal Shelters Antique Dealers
    Antiques Apartment & Home Rental Apartment Rentals & Roommate Agencies
    Apartments Apartments - Furnished Appliances - Household
    Appliances - Household - Service & Repair Appliances - Small Appliances - Small - Service & Repair
    Arbitration & Mediation Arcades Archery
    Architects Architectural Engineers Army & Navy Goods
    Art Galleries & Dealers Art Museums Art Schools
    Art Supplies Arthritis Specialists Artists Materials & Supplies
    Arts & Crafts Shops Arts Organizations & Information Asian Markets
    Asphalt & Asphalt Products Associations Societies & Foundations Astrology & Numerology
    Athletic Clubs & Organizations Athletic Wear Attorneys
    Auctioneers Auctions Audio Equipment & Supplies Dealers
    Audio Video Equipment Auto & Truck Brokers Auto Alarms & Security Systems
    Auto Antiques & Classics Auto Auctions Auto Body Repair & Painting
    Auto Body Work Auto Buyers Auto Dealers
    Auto Dealers - New Cars Auto Dealers - Used Cars Auto Engineers
    Auto Glass Retail Auto Inspection Services Auto Insurance
    Auto Painting & Repair Auto Parts & Supplies Auto Parts - Used & Rebuilt
    Auto Racing Auto Racing & Race Tracks Auto Radio & Stereo Systems
    Auto Rental Auto Renting & Leasing Auto Repair & Service
    Auto Restoration Auto Salvage Yards Auto Seat Covers - Tops & Upholstery
    Auto Security Auto Transmissions Auto Transport
    Auto Wrecking Aviation Consultants Baby Accessories
    Bagel Shops Bail Bonds Bakers & Bakeries
    Balloons & Novelties Bankruptcy Attorneys Banks
    Banks - All Banks - Commercial Banquet Facilities
    Barbecue Equipment & Supplies Barbecue Restaurants Barber & Beauty Schools
    Barbers Bars & Grill Restaurants Bars & Taverns
    Baseball Clubs & Parks Bathroom Planning & Remodeling Beauty & Day Spas
    Beauty Salons Beauty Salons Equipment & Supplies Beauty Schools
    Bed & Bath Bed & Breakfast Accommodations & Inns Beer
    Beverages Bibles & Religious Books Bicycle Dealers
    Bicycle Equipment & Supplies Bicycle Rentals Bicycle Repair
    Bicycle Tours Billiards & Pool Blood Banks & Centers
    Boat & Yacht Charters - Rental & Leasing Boat & Yacht Cleaning & Detailing Boat Builders & Yards
    Boat Dealers Boat Equipment & Supplies Boat Repairing
    Boats - Charter & Rental Book Binders & Book Printers Book Dealers
    Book Dealers - Used & Rare Book Publishers Bookkeeping Service
    Boots & Shoes Botanical Gardens Bowling Centers
    Boxes - Corrugated & Fiber Boxes - Paper Boxing Clubs & Instruction
    Brake Service Breakfast Restaurants Brew Pubs
    Brewers Bridal Shops Builders & Contractors
    Building & Home Construction Building Contractors Building Materials
    Building Materials & Supplies Building Remodeling & Repair Contractors Burglar Alarm Systems & Equipment
    Bus Charter & Rental Bus Lines Buses - Charter & Rental
    Business & Personal Coaching Business & Professional Clubs Business & Trade Organizations
    Business & Vocational Schools Business Brokers Business Consultants
    Business Services Cabinet Dealers Cabinet Makers
    Cabinet Refacing - Refinishing & Resurfacing Cable Television Companies Cable Television Service
    Cafeterias Cajun Restaurants Cameras & Camera Supplies
    Campgrounds Campgrounds & Recreational Vehicle Parks Camping Equipment
    Camps Candles & Candle Equipment & Supplies Candy & Confectionery
    Canoe & Kayak Dealers Car Financing & Loans Car Washing & Polishing
    Cardiologists Career Counseling Carnivals
    Carpenters Carpet Rug & Linoleum Dealers Carpet & Rug Cleaners
    Carpet & Rug Installation & Repair Carpet Rug & Upholstery Cleaning Services Caskets & Urns
    Caterers Cell Phone Companies & Services Cellular Mobile & Wireless Telephones
    Cemeteries Chambers of Commerce Check Cashing Services
    Cheese & Dairy Chemicals - Manufacturers Child Care Service
    Childcare Services & Facilities Children & Infant Clothing Chimneys - Builders Cleaners & Repairers
    Chinese Restaurants Chiropractors Church Supplies
    Churches Churches & Religious Organizations Cigar Cigarette & Tobacco Dealers
    Civil Engineers Cleaners Cleaning - Household
    Cleaning - Office Cleaning Services Clinics
    Clinics & Medical Centers Clocks - Dealers & Repair Clothing
    Clothing Accessories - Other Clothing Stores Clowns
    Clubs Cocktail Lounges Coffee & Tea
    Coffee Shops Collectible & Vintage Clothing Retail Collectibles
    Collection Agencies Colleges & Universities Comic Books
    Commercial & Industrial Commercial Printing Communications & Public Relations Consultants
    Computer & Equipment Dealers Computer Communications Consultants Computer Consultants
    Computer Furniture Computer Graphics Computer Manufacturers
    Computer Networking Computer Parts & Supplies Computer Peripherals - Manufacturers
    Computer Printers Computer Renting & Leasing Computer Repair
    Computer Software & Services Computer System Designers Computer Training
    Concrete Concrete Contractors Condominium Office Rental & Leasing
    Condominiums Consignment Services & Shops Consignment Shops
    Construction Companies Construction Machinery & Equipment Consulates & Foreign Offices
    Consultants Consulting Engineers Consumer Electronics Stores
    Contact Lenses Contractors - Equipment & Supplies Convenience Stores
    Convention & Meeting Facilities & Services Conversions Copiers & Supplies
    Copying & Duplicating Services Copying Machines & Supplies Cosmetic & Plastic Reconstructive Surgery
    Cosmetic Dentistry Cosmetics & Perfumes Costumes
    Counseling Services Courier & Delivery Service Court Reporting Services
    Courts Craft Supplies Credit & Debt Counseling Services
    Credit Card Merchant Services Credit Cards & Other Credit Plans Credit Reporting Agencies
    Credit Unions Cremation Cruises
    Custom Clothing & Accessories Cutting Tools Accessories & Measuring Devices Dance Clubs
    Dance Companies Dance Instruction Data Processing
    Data Processing Services Deck Designers & Builders Delicatessens
    Dentists Department Stores Dermatologists
    Desktop Publishing Developmental Health Services Diaper Services
    Directory & Guide Advertising Disc Jockeys Discount Stores
    Diving Dog Trainers Doors
    Doors & Windows Doughnuts Driving Instruction
    Drug & Alcohol Detection & Testing Drug Stores Drug Stores & Pharmacies
    Dry Cleaners Dry Cleaners & Laundries Dry Wall Contractors
    Educational Consultants Elder Care Electric & Electronic Equipment & Supplies
    Electric Companies Electric Equipment & Supplies Electrical Contractors
    Electrical Engineers Electricians Electronic Equipment & Supplies
    Electronic Equipment & Supplies Service & Repair Elementary & Middle Schools Embassies
    Embroidery Employment Agencies & Opportunities Employment Contractors -Temporary Help
    Endocrinologists Energy & Environment Energy Conservation Engineers
    Engineers - All Entertainers - All Entertainment Bureaus
    Environmental & Ecological Conservation Environmental & Ecological Products & Services Environmental Engineers
    Equipment & Supplies Sales & Rental Escrow Services Estate Planning - Administration
    European Restaurants Event Planners Event Planning
    Excavating Contractors Executive Search Consultants Exercise & Physical Fitness Programs
    Exercise Equipment Exporters Exterior Cleaning
    Eyeglasses - Sunglasses & Goggles Fabric Shops Fabrics - Wholesale
    Factory Outlet Stores Fairs & Festivals Family Planning Services
    Farm Equipment Farmers Markets Fast Food Restaurants
    Fax Machines & Service Fence Contractors Fences
    Fencing Fertility Clinics Financial Advisory Services
    Financial Planning Consultants Financial Services Financing
    Fire & Water Damage Cleaning & Restoration Fire Alarm Systems & Equipment Fire Departments
    Fire Protection Equipment Service & Repair Fireplaces Fishing Equipment & Supplies Dealers
    Fishing Tackle Dealers Fitness Consultants Flea Markets
    Flight Instruction Floor Laying Refinishing & Resurfacing Floors & Flooring Contractors
    Florists Flowers Plants & Gifts Flowers - Wholesale
    Food Brokers Food Delivery Services Food Processors & Manufacturers
    Food Products Wholesale & Manufacturers Foods - Carry Out Football Clubs & Instruction
    Formal Wear Framed Art Fraternal Organizations
    Freight & Cargo Transport Freight Forwarding French Restaurants
    Fruits & Vegetables Funeral Directors & Homes Funeral Homes & Directors
    Funeral Services Furniture - Cleaning Refinishing & Repair Furniture - Office
    Furniture - Outdoor Furniture - Used Furniture Dealers
    Furniture Designers & Custom Builders Furniture Manufacturers Furniture Renting & Leasing
    Furniture Stores Furniture Upholstery Gambling & Casinos
    Garage Doors & Openers Garages & Carports Garden Centers
    Gas - Propane Gas Companies Gastroenterologists
    General Contractors General Practice Generator Rentals, Service & Repairs
    Geriatric Care Gift Baskets & Parcels Gifts - All
    Giftwares - Wholesale Glass - Auto Plate & Window Gold Silver & Platinum Dealers
    Golf Courses - Miniature Golf Courses - Private Golf Courses - Public
    Golf Equipment & Supplies Golf Instruction Golf Practice Ranges
    Gourmet Foods Wholesale & Manufacturers Gourmet Shops Grain Elevators
    Granite Dealers Graphic Designers Greenhouses
    Greeting Cards Grocers & Supermarkets Guest Houses
    Gutter & Downspout Cleaning & Repair Gutters & Downspouts Gymnastics
    Gynecologists & Obstetricians Hair & Nail Salon Hair Accessories Retail
    Hair Care & Treatment Hair Removal Replacement & Products Halls & Auditoriums
    Handbags Hardware Stores Hats & Caps
    Health & Beauty Services Health & Diet Foods Health Clubs & Gyms
    Health Clubs Studios & Gymnasiums Health Services Health Spas
    Hearing Aids Heating & Air Conditioning Contractors Heating & Ventilating Contractors
    Heavy Construction Equipment Heavy Equipment Movers Herbs & Spices
    High Schools Hobby & Model Construction Hockey Clubs & Instruction
    Home & Building Inspection Services Home Brewing Home Builders
    Home Furnishings Stores Home Health Care Nurses Home Health Services
    Home Improvement Centers Home Improvements Horse & Carriage Rides & Rentals
    Hosiery & Socks Hospices Hospital Supplies
    Hospitals Hostels Hot Air Balloons
    Hot Tubs & Spas Hotels & Motels Housewares
    Housing Authorities & Agencies Human Relations Consultants Human Resources
    Human Services Organizations Hunting & Fishing Clubs Hydraulic Engineers
    Hypnotherapy Ice Cream & Frozen Dessert Shops Ice Cream & Frozen Desserts
    Ice Hockey Ice Wholesale Importers
    Indian Restaurants Industrial Technical & Trade Schools Industrial & Commercial Machinery
    Industrial Engineers Infectious Disease Doctor Insulation Materials
    Insurance Insurance - Agents & Brokers Insurance - All
    Insurance - Automotive Insurance - Consultants & Advisors Insurance - Home
    Insurance - Inspection Services Insurance - Life Insurance - Medical
    Interior Decorators Designers & Consultants Internet & Online Services Internet Advertising
    Internet Marketing Services Internet Products & Services Internet Service Providers (ISPs)
    Internet Services - Electronic Commerce Internists Interpretation & Translation Services
    Investigators Investment Advisory Service Investment Securities
    Invitations & Announcements Italian Restaurants Janitorial Services
    Japanese Restaurants Jewelers Jewelry Repair
    Job Training Services Juices Junior Colleges & Technical Institutes
    Karaoke Clubs Kitchen & Bathroom Remodeling Kitchen Gifts & Accessories
    Korean Restaurants Kosher Kosher Restaurants
    Labels - Paper Labor Organizations Laboratories - Medical
    Laboratories - Research & Development Laboratories - Testing Landscape Contractors
    Landscape Designers Landscape Lighting Landscaping Equipment & Supplies
    Language Schools Laser Vision Correction LASIK Eye Surgery, Surgeons And Centers
    Latin American Restaurants Laundromat & Cleaning Services Lawn & Garden Equipment & Supplies Retail
    Lawn & Garden Services Lawn & Grounds Maintenance Lawn Mowers
    Lawn Services Lawyers - Adoption Divorce & Family Law Lawyers - All
    Lawyers - Appeal Lawyers - Bankruptcy Law Lawyers - Business Corporation & Partnership Law
    Lawyers - Civil Law Lawyers - Commercial & Banking Law Lawyers - Contract & Construction Law
    Lawyers - Criminal Law Lawyers - Discrimination & Civil Rights Law Lawyers - Domestic Relations & Family Law
    Lawyers - DUI & Traffic Law Lawyers - Elder Law Lawyers - Employment & Labor Law
    Lawyers - Environmental & Natural Resources Law Lawyers - Immigration Naturalization & Customs Lawyers - Insurance Law & Coverage
    Lawyers - Malpractice Law & Negligence Lawyers - Mesothelioma Lawyers - Patent Trademark & Copyright
    Lawyers - Personal Injury Property Damage & Wrongful Death Lawyers - Real Estate Lawyers - Social Security & Government Law
    Lawyers - Trial Lawyers Lawyers - Wills Estates Trusts & Probate Lawyers - Workers Compensation
    Legal Counsel & Services Legal Services Libraries
    Limousine Rental Liquor Stores Loan & Financing Services
    Locksmith Logistics Machine Shops
    Magazine Publishers Magicians Mail Order & Catalog Shopping
    Mailing & Shipping Services Major Appliance Dealers Major Appliances Service & Repair
    Management Consultants Management Engineers Manicures & Pedicures
    Manufacturers Manufacturers Engineers Marinas
    Marine Engineers Marine Equipment & Supplies Market Research & Analysis
    Marketing Consultants Marriage & Family Counselors Martial Arts
    Masonry Contractors Massage Therapy Maternity Apparel
    Mattresses Meat Mechanical Contractors
    Mechanical Engineers Media Consultants Medical Billing
    Medical Diagnostic Clinics Medical Equipment & Supplies Medical Insurance
    Medical Services Medical Waste Management Men's Clothing
    Mental Health Services Metal Metal Fabricators
    Mexican Restaurants Midwives Military
    Military Supplies Retail Mobile Home Dealers Mobile Homes - Dealers
    Mobile Homes - Parks & Communities Modeling Agencies Mold & Mildew Inspection & Removal
    Money Orders Monuments & Markers Mortgage Bankers & Correspondents
    Mortgage Brokers Mortgage Companies Mortgages
    Mosques Motion Pictures Producers Studios & Video Production Motorcycle & Motor Scooter Dealers
    Motorcycle Camper & Trailer Dealers Motorcycles & Motor Scooters - Repair & Service Motorcycles & Motor Scooters - Supplies
    Movers Moving & Storage Moving Supplies & Equipment - Renting
    Mufflers & Exhaust Systems Museums Music Instruction
    Musical Instruments Musicians Bands & Orchestras Mutual Funds
    Nail Salons National Guard Natural & Organic Foods
    Natural Landscape And Building Stone Neurologists Newspaper Advertising
    Newspaper Publishers Night Clubs Non-profit Organizations
    Notaries Nurse Practitioners Nurseries Plants & Trees
    Nursery Schools Preschools & Kindergartens Nurses Nursing & Life Care Homes
    Nutritionists Nuts Retail Office Furniture & Equipment
    Office Supplies Oil & Gas Exploration & Development Oil & Lubrication
    Oils - Fuel Oncologists Opera Companies
    Ophthalmologists Optical Engineers Optical Goods
    Optometrists Orthopedic Shoes & Appliances Orthopedics
    Osteopathy others Otolaryngology
    Outdoor & Billboard Advertising Outdoor Sports Equipment & Supplies Package Designing & Development
    Packaging & Shipping Services Packaging Service & Supplies Pagers & Beepers
    Painters Painting & Wallpapering Painting Contractors
    Parking Garages Parking Lots Stations & Garages Parks
    Party Entertainment Party Planning Services Party Supplies
    Patio Builders Paving Contractors Pawn Brokers
    Pawn Brokers & Shops Payroll Processing Pediatricians
    Periodicals Publishers Permanent Make-Up Personal Loans
    Pest Control Pet Care Services Pet Cemeteries
    Pet Shops Pet Sitting Services Pet Supplies & Accessories
    Pet Training Pet Washing & Grooming Pharmaceutical Manufacturers
    Pharmaceuticals Pharmacies Philanthropy
    Photo Labs Photographers Photographic Equipment & Supplies
    Photographic Equipment - Repairing Physical Therapists Physical Therapy Clinics
    Physicians & Surgeons Physicians & Surgeons - Emergency Service Physicians & Surgeons - Equipment & Supplies
    Picture Frames Picture Frames - Dealers Pizza
    Plastic Surgeons Plastics & Plastic Products - Manufacturers Plumbers
    Plumbing & Heating Supplies Retail Plumbing Contractors Podiatrists
    Police Departments Political Organizations Pollution Assessment & Remediation
    Post Offices Pottery Poultry
    Preschools & Kindergartens Printing Services Private Schools
    Produce Production & Specialties Advertising Professional Engineers
    Promotional Products Advertising Psychiatrists Psychics
    Psychologists Public Libraries Public Relations Counselors
    Public Schools Publishers - All Publishers - Books
    Radio & Audio Advertising Radio Communication Equipment & Systems Radio Stations & Broadcasting Companies
    Radiologists Railroads Real Estate
    Real Estate - All Real Estate - Commercial & Investment Real Estate Agents
    Real Estate Appraisers Real Estate Buyers & Brokers Real Estate Consultants
    Real Estate Developers Real Estate Inspection Services Real Estate Lawyers
    Real Estate Loans Real Estate Management Real Estate Property Management
    Recording Services - Sound & Video Recording Studios Records Tapes & Compact Discs
    Recreation Centers Recreational Trips & Tours Recreational Vehicle Dealers
    Recreational Vehicle Renting & Leasing Recreational Vehicles Recreational Vehicles-Storage
    Recruitment Recycling Services Refrigeration Equipment
    Refrigerator & Freezer Sales & Service Rehabilitation Services Relocation Service
    Remodeling & Repairing Contractors Rental Agencies - Property Rental Service - Stores & Yards
    Resale Shops Resorts & Vacation Rentals Restaurant Equipment & Supplies
    Restaurants - All Resume Services Retail Yarn & Knitting Store
    Retirement Communities & Homes Retirement Planning Consultants & Services Riding Academies
    Risk Consultants Road Side Services Roof Cleaning & Maintenance
    Roofing Contractors Roofing Equipment & Supplies Roofing Materials
    Rubbish & Garbage Removal RV Parks & Campgrounds Sandwich Shops
    School Supplies Schools - All Scrap Metals & Iron
    Screen Printing Seafood Seafood Restaurants
    Search Engine Optimization Security Guard & Patrol Service Security Systems
    Senior Services Service Stations Sewer & Drain Cleaning Contractors
    Sheet Metal Work Contractors Shoe Repairing Shoes & Boots
    Shopping Centers & Malls Shuttle Transportation Services Siding Contractors
    Sightseeing Tours Signs Skateboarding & Rollerblading
    Skating Equipment Skating Rinks Skin Care
    Soccer Social Service & Welfare Organizations Social Workers
    Soft Drinks Software Software Design & Development
    Solar Energy Equipment & Systems Spanish Restaurants Spas & Saunas
    Special Academic Education Sporting Goods Sports & Fitness Instruction
    Sports Bars Sports Cards & Memorabilia Sports Medicine
    Sportswear Sprinklers Sprinklers - Garden & Lawn
    Stables Stadiums Arenas & Athletic Fields Stationers
    Steak Houses Steel - Distributors & Warehouses Stereos
    Stock & Bond Brokers Storage - Household & Commercial Storage - Self Service
    Storage Trailers & Containers Stress Management Structural Engineers
    Surgical Centers Surveyors - Land Swimming Pool Contractors Dealers & Designers
    Swimming Pool Equipment & Supplies Swimming Pools & Spas Swimming Pools - Public & Private
    Swimwear Synagogues Systems & Integration Engineers
    T-Shirts Take Out Talent Agencies
    Tank Sales & Service Tanning Salons Tattooing & Body Piercing
    Tax Consultants Tax Return Preparation Taxicab Services
    Taxicabs & Transportation Services Taxidermy Telecommunications Services
    Telemarketing Telephone Communications Services Telephone Equipment & Systems Dealers
    Telephone Equipment - Service & Repair Telephone Service Television & Radio - Service & Repair
    Television Advertising Television Dealers Television Stations & Broadcasting Cooperatives
    Tennis Courts Tennis Equipment Tennis Instruction
    Thai Restaurants Theatres - Movie Thrift Shops
    Ticket Sales Tile & Ceramic Contractors Tile & Ceramic Dealers
    Tile Refinishing - Cleaning & Repair Tire Dealers Title Insurance - Companies & Agents
    Tool & Die Makers Tourist Attractions & Information Tours - Operators & Promoters
    Towing Toys Traffic & Transportation Engineers
    Trailer Renting & Leasing Training Programs & Services Travel Agencies & Bureaus
    Tree Service Truck Dealers - New Truck Dealers - Used
    Truck Driver Leasing Truck Parts Truck Renting & Leasing
    Truck Repairing & Service Trucking - Dump Trucking - Hauling
    Trucking - Motor Freight Trucking Brokers Trucking Companies
    Tutoring Uniforms Universities & Colleges
    Urologists Used Cars Variety Stores
    Vegetarian Restaurants Vending Machines Veteran & Military Organizations
    Veterinarians Video Games Video Production & Taping Services
    Video Tapes & Discs Vietnamese Restaurants Wallpaper
    Warehouses - Merchandise & Self Storage Watches - Dealers & Repair Water & Sewage Companies
    Water - Bottled & Bulk Water Damage Restoration Water Filtration & Purification Equipment Wholesale & Manufacturers
    Water Skiing Water Sports Instruction Web Site Design Services
    Wedding Chapels Wedding Jewelry Wedding Services
    Wedding Supplies & Services Weight Control Services Welding
    Western Apparel Wholesale Distributors Wigs & Hair Pieces
    Window Glass Coating & Tinting Window Tinting, Stereo & Alarms Window Treatments - Draperies & Curtains
    Windows Wine & Distilled Beverages Retail Wine Bars
    Wineries Wines Wireless Communications
    Women's Clothing Yoga Yogurt Shops
    Youth Organizations & Centers Zoos


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    Brief Information About Miami


    Miami is the second-largest city in Florida. It is located in the southeast part of the state, on Biscayne Bay.

    Miami was founded in 1870 near the site of Ft. Dallas, built in 1835 during the Seminole Indian wars. The city's name is probably derived from “Mayaimi,” an Indian word for “big water.”The area was once the home of the Tequesta Indians until they were nearly wiped out by European diseases and warfare brought on by two centuries of Spanish control of Florida.Miami is the only U.S. city to have been planned by a woman. Julia Tuttle, a Clevelander, arrived there in 1891.

    Flagler dredged Miami Harbor, a New York financier built the renowned Royal Palm Hotel, and promoted the area as a winter playground. Tourists flocked there, and by 1910 the city was a thriving recreational area. Miami survived the collapse of a land speculation boom in the 1920s and severe hurricanes in 1926 and 1935 and continued to expand. Miami, is now a bilingual metropolis.

    Greater Miami has a diversified economy with numerous multinational and Fortune 500 companies.Miami is an international banking and finance center. It is the greatest concentration of international and Edge Act banks . It is a national leader in biomedical technology.The health care sector is a major industry of Miami. Greater Miami is also part of an area known as the Computer Coast of Florida. The city's growing technologies include computers, electrical engineering, and plastics manufacturing.

    Miami is one of the world's leading resort centers. The city is a major transportation hub. The port of Miami is the world's largest cruise port and a major seaport for cargo. The famous island resort of Miami Beach, is connected to Miami by four causeways.

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