Doral is located in north-central Miami-Dade County, just 1 mile northwest of Miami International Airport, and 12 miles from the hustle and bustle of Downtown Miami. The city takes its name from the famous Doral Golf Resort and Spa located within its municipal boundaries. According to the 2010 U.S. Census, the city had a population of 45,704 making it one of the fastest growing cities in Miami-Dade County, with a growth rate of 123.6%
Since becoming incorporated in 2003, Doral has received numerous accolades from various publications. Forbes Magazine listed Doral as Number 2 in America’s Top 25 towns to live well; for its cultural amenities, pro-business environment, and highly educated workforce. BusinessWeek named Doral the best city in Florida for Business Start-ups. CNNMoney.com ranked Doral 51st in their list of 100 places to live and launch a business in the United States. US News & World Report ranked Doral third in their list of best places to retire in the United States.
Residents here are offered a variety of real estate options from affordable to luxury living; with an array of condominiums, townhomes, modest single family homes, and elaborate custom homes to choose from.