Coral Gables, FL Neighborhood Overview

Neighborhoods in Coral Gables include suburban and urban areas thanks to the city's proximity to Miami.

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Coral Gables FL

Coral Gables’ proximity to metro city Miami makes it an area mixed with both urban and suburban neighborhoods.

Gables by the Sea

Located in the southeast part of Coral Gables, Gables by the Sea lives up to its name, lying along the coast. This neighborhood caters to young unmarried professionals and is one of the more high-end areas of the city. This quiet suburban setting offers a nautical lifestyle and is within minutes of the city center.

Palmetto Bay

The southern-most tip of the city, Palmetto Bay is a quiet suburban community, which has affordable housing and diverse inhabitants.


In the center of the city, downtown showcases the heritage and culture of Coral Gables’ different neighborhoods. This walkable area is host to a well educated and diverse group of residents, and its housing is primarily urban.

Red Road

The north side of town, or the Red Road neighborhood, is a pedestrian-friendly neighborhood full of young singles. This urban district is known as one of the upscale parts of town, and its quiet atmosphere appeals to its residents.

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