Situated in southwestern Broward County, Miramar is the 3rd largest city in Broward County in terms of land size and the 5th largest city in Broward in terms of population.
Miramar has 11 elementary schools, 3 middle schools, 2 high schools, various charter schools and a special needs school, as well as 8 institutions of higher learning, such as Nova Southeastern University, Broward College, Ana Mendez University, DeVry University, Le Cordon Bleu, Strayer University, Concorde Institute and the University of Phoenix.
There are 22 neighborhood parks, 1 regional park and 10 community parks in the city where athletic activities are available for sports enthusiasts.
Miramar is in a unique position relative to attracting corporate relocation, small and mid-sized businesses and development. The city government is committed to ensuring the quality of life currently enjoyed by its residents and providing the opportunity for sound and managed growth. The city also enjoys top flight medical treatment with Memorial Regional located within the city limits as well.