Arts & Culture

Greater Miami has invested heavily in growing its artistic and cultural landscape.


Civic Engagement

Civic participation shows a community’s willingness to address the unmet needs of its residents.



Miami’s economy has recovered faster than most other cities across the US.



Miami-Dade’s education system has made incredible strides.


Environment & Public Space

Our natural environment is one of Miami’s most treasured assets.


Health & Safety

Miami’s quality of life depends heavily on the well-being and safety of its residents.


Housing & Affordability

The economic stability of Miamians is a major factor in how comfortably they can live here.



Transportation and urban mobility are key to a growing metropolis like Miami.


Blog & News

  • Published by

    The Miami Herald

    November 21
    Tagged Under

    FIU students seek flooding solutions if sea level rises throughout Miami-Dade County

    Within the next century, most of Miami-Dade County is projected to be underwater. Architecture students from Florida International University are studying possible changes to the county’s landscape if the sea level rises, as many experts predict. “The biggest shocker was that as sea level rises, the land we are currently using started disappearing,” said Gregory […]

  • Published by

    Javier Alberto Soto

    November 19
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    Our goal: a $5 million Miami Moment

    One of the advantages of being a young community is the opportunity it presents to build the kind of place we all aspire to call home. In Miami, anyone who is passionate about this city can help to shape its destiny. That is the essence of The New Miami. We’ve seen it time and again […]

  • Advancing Miami’s Civic Change: 2014 Report Sets Agenda for Miami’s Future

    The signs of Greater Miami’s progress and promise are all around us: building cranes reappearing along the skyline, world-class museums anchoring a signature bayside park, growing networks of parks and greenways, colleges and universities expanding in size and stature, and national accolades for our public school district’s achievements. Equally visible is evidence of the important […]

About Our Project


The Our Miami Report is a snapshot of our city’s quality of life indicators. It combines secondary research in eight issue areas key to Miami’s vitality, showing our greatest challenges and opportunities. The Miami Foundation, along with experts and advisors, compiles the report every two years to serve as a data-focused picture of Miami’s quality of life, a roadmap to drive community impact initiatives, and ultimately, a collective vision for our future.