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Kendall West, Florida
Location in Miami-Dade County and the state of Florida
Location in Miami-Dade County and the state of Florida
U.S. Census Bureau map showing boundaries
U.S. Census Bureau map showing boundaries
Country  United States
State  Florida
County  Miami-Dade
Area
 • Total 3.01 sq mi (7.80 km2)
 • Land 2.75 sq mi (7.13 km2)
 • Water 0.26 sq mi (0.67 km2)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 36,536
 • Density 13,276.16/sq mi (5,126.32/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
FIPS code 12-36121

Kendall West is a census-designated place and an unincorporated community in Miami-Dade County, Florida, west of the Florida Turnpike. The population was 38,034 at the 2000 census.

Geography

West End is located at 25°42′20″N 80°26′26″W / 25.70556°N 80.44056°W / 25.70556; -80.44056 (25.705499, -80.440526).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the census area has a total area of 3.7 square miles (9.6 km2), of which, 3.4 square miles (8.8 km2) of it is land and 0.3 square miles (0.78 km2) of it (7.12%) is water.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1990 6,038
2000 38,034 529.9%
2010 36,154 −4.9%
2020 36,536 1.1%
source:

2020 census

Kendall West racial composition
(Hispanics excluded from racial categories)
(NH = Non-Hispanic)
Race Number Percentage
White (NH) 2,224 6.09%
Black or African American (NH) 463 1.27%
Native American or Alaska Native (NH) 11 0.03%
Asian (NH) 420 1.15%
Pacific Islander (NH) 3 0.01%
Some Other Race (NH) 124 0.34%
Mixed/Multi-Racial (NH) 331 0.91%
Hispanic or Latino 32,960 90.21%
Total 36,536

As of the 2020 United States census, there were 36,536 people, 11,474 households, and 9,438 families residing in the CDP.

Education

Miami-Dade County Public Schools operates public schools.

  • Bowman Ashe/Doolin K-8 Academy
  • Jane S. Roberts K-8 Center
  • Dante B. Fascell Elementary School

Charter schools:

  • Pinecrest Academy (South Campus)
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