The City of Miami is the seat of Miami-Dade County, the most populated county in Florida. The Miami area is home to 6.1 million people and the seventh-largest metropolitan area in the country.
Miami is a major leader in finance, commerce, culture, media, entertainment, the arts, and international trade. Miami’s influence in these fields lead to it’s being classified as one of the World Cities Study Gorup’s “Alpha” level cities of the world. Due to its superb air quality, the cleanliness of the streets and drinking water, and their top of the line recycling program, Miami has been ranked by Forbes Magazine as America’s Cleanest City.