NORTH MIAMI BEACH, FL 33179
Just between Biscayne Boulevard and the Intracoastal Waterway, Aventura is located in northeast Miami-Dade County, roughly 13 miles north of Downtown Miami and 15 miles south of Fort Lauderdale.
Aventura’s development as a planned community began in the 1970s, and the city was incorporated in 1995. Today, this clean, upscale community of over 36,000 residents is one of the most sought-after places to live in the Miami area.
Aventura is most famous for its enormous shopping mall, but there is so much more to this charming city. People from all over the world are drawn to Aventura, attracted by its super-convenient location, tranquil atmosphere, and proximity to gorgeous beaches, ample parks, and a wide variety of real estate options.
Originally named "Fulford-by-the-Sea" in 1926 after Captain William H. Fulford of the U.S. Coast Guard, the city was renamed "North Miami Beach" in 1931.
North Miami Beach is located in northeastern Miami-Dade County at 25°55′49″N 80°10′1″W. It is bordered to the southeast by the city of North Miami, to the southwest by unincorporated Golden Glades, to the west by the city of Miami Gardens, to the north by unincorporated Ojus, to the northeast by the city of Aventura, and to the east across the Intracoastal Waterway by the city of Sunny Isles Beach.