Incorporated on March 12, 1996, Pinecrest is home to approximately 19,317 residents and is conveniently located twenty minutes south of Downtown Miami and Miami International Airport. Pinecrest encompasses approximately eight square miles and is recognized as one of the most beautiful residential areas in South Florida. The Village’s appeal is attributed to its desirable natural beauty as well area schools, which have been singled out as the best in the county. Residents enjoy a superior quality of life in a unique hometown suburban atmosphere and also benefit from the many amenities of the Greater Miami area.