In recent years, the City of Aventura has adopted several initiatives aimed at reinforcing a strong sense of community. With the building of its first Charter School in 2003, a state of the art Community Recreation Center, Founders Park and Waterways Park Expansion, and the Aventura Arts and Cultural Center, the City continues to grow, progress and build a strong sense of community.
Aventura is conveniently located between Miami and Fort Lauderdale, just east of I-95. The northern boundary of the City is the Miami-Dade/Broward County line, the western boundary is the Florida East Coast Railway (FEC), the eastern boundary is the intracoastal waterway and the southern boundary is NE 176th Street. To visit our city, take I-95 to Ives Dairy Road and head East on Ives Dairy to Biscayne Boulevard.
3.2 square miles
12 miles north of Miami
12 miles south of Fort Lauderdale
1 mile west of the Atlantic Ocean
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90 Sworn Officers
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White: 75% Hispanic: 21% Black: 2% Other: 2%*
*Data may be periodically updated. Last revision: July 24, 2017.