A city located in southeast Florida in Dade county. Although the city itself is not large, the metropolis of Miami is comprised of many small surrounding towns and cities. Such cities include Miami Beach, Bal Harbour, North Bay Village, Sunny Isles, North Miami Beach, Aventura, North Miami, Opa Locka, Carol City, Miami Lakes, Unincorporated Miami-Dade county, Hialeah, Medley, Miami Springs, Westchester, West Miami, Kendall, Pincecrest, Key Biscayne, Coconut Grove, Coral Gables, Sweetwater,Homestead.
Miami is a vibrant city established during the 1890s. Today Dade county has over 4 million inhabitants. Miami is considered a cultural melting pot due to the large immigation population. Among Miamians are Cubans, Colombians, Venezuelans, Puerto Ricans, Argentinians, Ecuadorian, Dominicans, Haitians, Mexican.
Miami hosts the Miami Dolphins, the Miami Heat, the Miami SOl, the Florida Panthers, the Miami Fusion, and the Florida Marlins. Tourism, foreign trade, and manufacturing are among the most important industries.