Restaurants such as in are landmark eateries of Miami. Archived from on December 1, 2007. Coconut Grove has many parks and gardens such as , , , and is the home of the Coconut Grove Convention Center and numerous historic homes and estates. Cuban immigrants in the 1960s brought the , , , and , all of which have grown in popularity to all Miamians, and have become symbols of the city's varied cuisine. The Miami Herald is Miami's primary newspaper with over a million readers and is headquartered in Downtown in Herald Plaza.
Miami is also the home of many college sports teams. In 2009, Univisión announced plans to build a new production studio in Miami, dubbed Univisión Studios. Set in Miami, less than 1 km from Bayside Market Place and a 12-minute walk from Bayfront Park, Studio Biscayne Downtown Miami offers free WiFi and air conditioning. Miami has the in the United States with over , 80 of which stand taller than 400 feet. The church is also an important place for the 150 Norwegians that work at. Miami's tropical weather allows for year-round outdoor activities. The Trust for Public Land.
Archived from on June 29, 2015. The two largest are the , whose plays at , and whose plays at. The City of Miami is governed by Mayor and 5 city commissioners that oversee the five districts in the city. Archived from on April 27, 2006. Lows fall below 50 °F 10 °C , an average of 10—15 nights during the winter season following the passage of cold fronts.
Archived from on January 13, 2016. Archived from on October 28, 2011. This area includes , , , and. Miami was officially incorporated as a city on July 28, 1896, with a population of just over 300. Most of the obtains its drinking water from this aquifer. Archived from on December 2, 2014.
Additionally, the city has among the largest concentration of international banks in the country, primarily along in Brickell, Miami's financial district. Archived from on February 27, 2014. Downtown is 's central business district, and Florida's largest and most influential central business district. The play in nearby at the. Northwestern University Media Management Center. Aranda, Sallie Hughes, and Elena Sabogal, Making a Life in Multiethnic Miami: Immigration and the Rise of a Global City. Archived from on July 14, 2014.
The war brought an increase in Miami's population; by 1940, 172,172 people lived in the city. Major roads in each direction are located at one mile intervals. ParkScore ranks urban park systems by a formula that analyzes median park size, park acres as percent of city area, the percent of city residents within a half-mile of a park, spending of park services per resident, and the number of playgrounds per 10,000 residents. The city's frequent portrayal in music, film, and popular culture has made the city and its landmarks recognizable worldwide. The , a warm , runs northward just 15 miles 24 km off the coast, allowing the city's climate to stay warm and mild all year. The Heat play at the in Downtown Miami.
While Miami has never at any official weather station since records have been kept, fell in some parts of Miami on January 19, 1977. Miami's heavy-rail rapid transit system, , is an elevated system comprising two lines and 23 stations on a 24. There has been a in Miami since the early 1980s. According to the , the city encompasses a total area of 56. The city developed businesses and cultural amenities as part of the. During this period, the city had well over a hundred approved high-rise construction projects in which 50 were actually built.
For this reason, the systems in and around Miami are elevated or. A Spanish was constructed one year later in 1567. One of the busiest international airports in the world, Miami International Airport caters to over 35 million passengers a year. The area behind this reef line was in effect a large lagoon, and the Miami limestone formed throughout the area from the deposition of oolites and the shells of. The median age was 38.