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Sweetwater is a city in Miami-Dade County, in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale metro area.
The latitude of Sweetwater is 25.763N. The longitude is -80.373W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 14,137.
Settled by Russian midgets (really!)
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0% of Sweetwater residents report German ancestry, and 0% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Sweetwater ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Sweetwater was $11,098, compared with $21,587 nationally.
13% of Sweetwater residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Sweetwater, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $581. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,006.
Miami-Dade County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Sweetwater political report.
The average commute time for Sweetwater workers is 29 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 2 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Sweetwater between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 1.4 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
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