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Sunset, 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 CDP boundaries
U.S. Census Bureau map showing CDP boundaries
Country  United States
State  Florida
County  Miami-Dade
Area
 • Total 3.56 sq mi (9.22 km2)
 • Land 3.51 sq mi (9.09 km2)
 • Water 0.05 sq mi (0.12 km2)
Elevation
7 ft (2 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 15,912
 • Density 4,533.33/sq mi (1,750.25/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP codes
33173, 33183, 33193
Area code(s) 305
FIPS code 12-69812
GNIS feature ID 1867214

Sunset is a census-designated place (CDP) and affluent neighborhood in Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States. The population was 16,389 at the 2010 census. The zip-codes serving Sunset are 33173, 33183, and 33193.

Geography

Sunset is located at 25°42′21″N 80°21′23″W / 25.70583°N 80.35639°W / 25.70583; -80.35639 (25.705820, -80.356296).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 3.6 square miles (9.2 km²), of which, 3.6 square miles (9.2 km²) of it is land and 0.28% is water.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1980 13,531
1990 15,810 16.8%
2000 17,150 8.5%
2010 16,389 −4.4%
2020 15,912 −2.9%
source:

2020 census

Sunset racial composition
(Hispanics excluded from racial categories)
(NH = Non-Hispanic)
Race Number Percentage
White (NH) 2,115 13.29%
Black or African American (NH) 103 0.65%
Native American or Alaska Native (NH) 3 0.02%
Asian (NH) 292 1.84%
Pacific Islander (NH) 5 0.03%
Some Other Race (NH) 33 0.21%
Mixed/Multi-Racial (NH) 185 1.16%
Hispanic or Latino 13,176 82.81%
Total 15,912

As of the 2020 United States census, there were 15,912 people, 4,989 households, and 3,761 families residing in the CDP.

Education

Miami-Dade County Public Schools operates public schools.

Transportation

The Don Shula Expressway Toll Road and Snapper Creek Expressway run through the southeast corner of Sunset.

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