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Kendall
Dade County, Florida

ZipCodes
33156




Page Contents for Kendall, Florida

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Government

Chamber of Commerce.

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.

Libraries.

Schools.

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The Florida state capital is Tallahassee.
The population of Kendall is approximately 75,226 (2000), 75371 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 29,669 (2000), 29138 (2010).
The amount of land area in Kendall is 60.985 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Kendall is 16.1 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.596 sq kilometers.
The distance from Kendall to Washington DC is 933 miles.
The distance to the Florida state capital is 409 miles. (as the crow flies)
Kendall is positioned 25.66 degrees north of the equator and 80.33 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Kendall elevation is 10 feet above sea level.
Kendall median income is $ 51,095 (2005).
The Kendall median home price is $ 326,300 (2005).
Kendall average temperature is 58-89 degrees F.

Location

in southern Florida, a little southwest of Miami between Coral Gables and Florida City along US Hwy 1. Kendall is about an hours drive from Coral Gables, Miami Beach, Key Biscayne, the Florida Everglades and the beginning of the Florida Keys. Other nearby communities include Richmond Heights, Sunset, The Crossings, Palmetto Estates, Pinecrest, Three Lakes, Cutler and Westwood Lakes.

Here is a map page for Kendall.
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History & History Related Items

Kendall was named for Major Kendall, who was an executive of the British Land Company that surveyed and mapped many areas of Florida.

The Bamboo Mound Excavation
After a year long excavation, Cultural Resource Manager, Gary Beiter, found many artifacts such as beads, ceramics, bone points and shell tools. Also, ecofacts were recovered from prehistoric periods, including 2500 B.C. to 1513 A.D. and more.
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Attractions

Metrozoo in Kendall is a world renowned innovative facility providing animals with free-to-roam land surrounded by moats. Over 2,000 animals, from over 240 species, inhabit the 290 acres of jungles, forest and trails. Of particular interest are its world-class aviary and the rare White Bengal Tigers.
12400 SW 152nd Street
Phone: (305) 251-0400

Dade's largest mall is Dadeland Mall located in the heart of Kendall

Learn more about Kendall at Kendall Online.
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Kendall City Government

Kendall is an unincorporated area of Dade County


The Downtown Kendall Plan
adopted 16 December 1999

Kendall Chamber

Chamber South
6410 S.W. 80 Street
South Miami, FL 33143
Phone: 305-661-1621
Serving the areas of South Miami, Kendall, Pinecrest, Palmetto Bay, Cutler Bay and Greater South Miami-Dade.


Greater North Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce
1870 NE 171 Street
North Miami Beach, FL 33162
Phone: (305) 944-8500
Fax: (305) 944-8191
Email: nmbcc@nmbchamber.com

Kendall Organizations

Chamber South
6410 S.W. 80 Street
South Miami, FL 33143
Phone: 305-661-1621
Serving the areas of South Miami, Kendall, Pinecrest, Palmetto Bay, Cutler Bay and Greater South Miami-Dade.


Greater North Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce
1870 NE 171 Street
North Miami Beach, FL 33162
Phone: (305) 944-8500
Fax: (305) 944-8191
Email: nmbcc@nmbchamber.com

Kendall Libraries

Miami-Dade Public Library System
Main Library: (305) 375-2665
101 West Flagler Street
Miami, Florida 33130


West Kendall Regional
10201 Hammocks Boulevard
Miami, Florida 33196-2062
Phone: (305) 385-7135


Kendall Branch Library
9101 S.W. 97th Avenue
Miami, Florida 33176-1985
Phone: (305) 279-0520

Kendall Schools

Miami-Dade County Public Schools
1450 NE Second Avenue
Miami, Florida 33132
Phone: (305) 995-1000 Kendall

Miscellany

The population of Kendall was:
1990 - 87,271
2000 - 75,226
Median household Income:
2000 - $ 51,330
2005 - $ 51,095

Median House Value:
2000 - $ 175,700
2005 - $ 326,300

Median age:
2000 - 37 years


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