The location of the island is also great for those who want a home that is far from the madding crowd but near enough to some of the great amenities and conveniences that you can find in Miami. Aventura and the shopping centers it is popular for is just a short drive to the north while golf courses, like the Normandy Shores Golf Course and the Miami Shores Golf Course, are located just to the northeast and northwest of the island, respectively.
Homes for Sale in Belle Meade Island
Search all Belle Meade Island homes for sale below. Belle Meade Island is a unique island shaped like a boot, located near Miami Shores, and right across from Harbor Island in the east. The homes here all have access to the water via a canal that surrounds the island.
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Belle Meade Island Information
Belle Meade Island is pretty small, however this does not mean that it is not a great address for people to live in. The neighborhood is such a great pick that around 73% of those who live here actually own the homes they are living in. Aside from its unique shape and location, some of the reasons people cite for choosing to reside here include its walkability, charm, and the fact that it is family friendly. It is also a very diverse neighborhood, peaceful, and very dog friendly.
The median age of residents on this island is 42, with a sprinkling of mid-20 somethings and retirees rounding out the population. Less than half of the people living in the area are married, and almost half of the population is college educated. The island has a lot of homes that were built in the late 1940s, with renovations and remodeling bringing these homes into the present.
The small size of Belle Meade Island means that there is very little to almost no space for commercial establishments.