. Households and families: There were 2,338,450 households the average household size was 2.6 people Families made up 65% of the households in the Miami area This figure includes both married-couple families (45%) and other families (20%) Nonfamily households made up 35% of all households in Miami Most of the nonfamily households were people living alone but some consisted of people living in households in which no one was related to the householder, 2016 47.8% 4,504,975 49.0% 4,617,886 No party preference 452,692 31.41%, 4 Pembroke Pines Broward 137,427 154,750 172,374 +11.39% 12 International relations Over 87.2% of all foreigners residing in South Florida come from Latin America. 11.1 Freeways and roads Historical population Technology is expanding especially in transportation and communications 18 References - Economists ($91,000)* Brazilian pepper or Florida holly (Schinus terebinthifolius) has also wreaked havoc on the Everglades exhibiting a tendency to spread rapidly and to crowd out native species of plants as well as to create inhospitable environments for native animals It is especially difficult to eradicate and is readily propagated by birds which eat its small red berries the Brazilian pepper problem is not exclusive to the Everglades; neither is the water hyacinth (Eichhornia crassipes) which is a widespread problem in Florida's waterways a major threat to endemic species and is difficult and costly to eradicate the Old World climbing fern (Lygodium microphyllum) may be causing the most harm to restoration as it blankets areas thickly making it impossible for animals to pass through it also climbs up trees and creates "fire ladders" allowing parts of the trees to burn that would otherwise remain unharmed! Dade County Courthouse built in 1928 is the tallest building built in the 1920s; School of Social Work 2008 51.0% 4,282,367 48.2% 4,046,219 Miami Florida Business directory The airport is American Airlines' primary gateway to Latin America (Central America Caribbean Sea / West Indies islands South America) along with a domestic hub for its regional affiliate American Eagle in the U.S..A it also serves as a focus city for Avianca Frontier Airlines and LATAM both for passengers and cargo operations in the past it has been a hub for Braniff International Airways Eastern Air Lines Air Florida the original National Airlines the original Pan American World Airways ("Pan Am") United Airlines Iberia Airlines and Fine Air.
. Over time there have been numerous proposals for partitioning the state of Florida to form a separate state of South Florida Such proposals have usually been made as political statement rather than serious attempts at secession Reasons often stated are cultural ethnic economic and financial frustrations with the state government in Tallahassee which is in North Florida.